Delegate Theodore Sophocleus

2016 Regular Session

District 32, Anne Arundel County

Total Bills: 81 (Primary Sponsor: 5, Co-sponsor: 73, By Request: 3)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0007
    (SB0031 / CH0152)
Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Expungement of Reports and Records - Time PeriodIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciaryPrimaryFamily Law (D4)
HB0175
    (SB0154)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - The Arc of the Central Chesapeake RegionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0640
    (SB0003)
Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Board of License Commissioners - AttorneysIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB0641 / CH0571
    (SB0637 / CH0570)
Evidence - Admissibility of DNA Profile - Definition and Validation of DNA ProfileApproved by the Governor - Chapter 571Judiciary
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPrimaryCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1438 / CH0219
    (SB0532 / CH0218)
Correctional Officers' Retirement System - Membership - Correctional Case Management SpecialistApproved by the Governor - Chapter 219Appropriations
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0027Education - Community Colleges - Collective BargainingIn the Senate - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
1/26/2016 - 3:30 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0113Health Insurance - Coverage for Lymphedema Diagnosis, Evaluation, and TreatmentIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
1/28/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB0138
    (SB0338)
Task Force to Study the Placement of Library Services Within the Education Article of the Annotated Code of MarylandIn the House - Hearing 2/04 at 2:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/4/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0144
    (SB0337 / CH0549)
Libraries - Regional, State, and County - FundingIn the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/4/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorOperating Budget (B1)
HB0155 / CH0545
    (SB0278 / CH0544)
Criminal Law - StalkingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 545Judiciary
2/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0181Motor Vehicles - Registration Cards - Digital or Electronic ImagesIn the House - Referred to interim study by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/11/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB0183Vehicle Laws - Smoking Marijuana in Vehicles - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0196Juveniles - Pretrial Detention - Confinement in Juvenile FacilitiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorJuvenile Law (E3)
HB0212Vehicle Laws - Use of Handheld Telephone While Driving - PenaltiesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/11/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB0227
    (SB1166)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services PersonnelIn the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and TaxationWays and Means
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and TaxationCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0235
    (SB0060)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Historic Linthicum WalksIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0284Senior Apartment Facilities - Limitation on Occupancy by Person Convicted of Crime of ViolenceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB0291Personal Property Tax - Exemption - Small BusinessIn the House - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0302
    (SB0025)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Woods Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0303
    (SB0026)
State Designations - State TartanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0312 / CH0618
    (SB0208)
Public Safety - Renewal of Handgun Permits - FingerprintingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 618Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0313
    (SB0014)
Sales and Use Tax - Aircraft Parts and Equipment - ExemptionIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0317Public Safety - Assault Weapons - ReplacementsIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0368 / CH0015
    (SB0370 / CH0014)
Board of Public Works Transparency Act of 2016Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 15Appropriations
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorOperating Budget (B1)
HB0405
    (SB0018)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Energy for Homeowners AssociationIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0421
    (SB1019)
Family Law - Grandparent VisitationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0431 / CH0039
    (SB0355)
Maryland Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program - EstablishmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 39Health and Government Operations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorDisabled (O3)
HB0480
    (SB0180)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Arundel Volunteer Fire Department Community CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0531
    (SB0181)
Maryland Strong Manufacturing Development ActIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0551 / CH0271Education - Children With Disabilities - Individualized Education Program MediationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 271Ways and Means
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0580
    (SB0472)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActIn the Senate - Rereferred to FinanceEconomic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0603
    (SB0749)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0614General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Watermen's DayIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0617Anne Arundel County Public Schools - Adjunct Instructor ProgramIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Local Bills (F3)
HB0618
    (SB0479)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - William Brown House at Historic London TownIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/14/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0638General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Farmers' DayIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0660General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Equestrian DayIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0673Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships - Use of Funds at Out-of-State Institutions of Higher EducationIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0681Vehicle Laws - School Vehicles - DefinitionIn the Senate - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
HB0684 / CH0029
    (SB0558)
Baltimore Regional Neighborhood Initiative Program - CodifiedEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 29Appropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0686 / CH0030
    (SB0559)
Department of Housing and Community Development - Strategic Demolition and Smart Growth Impact Fund - EstablishmentEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 30Appropriations
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0719
    (SB0522)
Sales and Use Tax - Exemptions - Girl Scouts and Boy ScoutsIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0723
    (SB0585)
Transportation - Highway User Revenues - Distribution to MunicipalitiesIn the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0740 / CH0678
    (SB0485 / CH0677)
Task Force to Study Family and Medical Leave InsuranceEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 678Economic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0749Alcoholic Beverages - Sale of Powdered Alcohol - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (Senator Conway)Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0780Income Tax Checkoff - Maryland Veterans Trust FundIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/4/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0795Maryland Environmental Service - Collective BargainingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0813
    (SB0618)
Higher Education - Employee Rights - Equal Employment Opportunity Program and Maryland Whistleblower LawIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0837 / CH0066
    (SB0342 / CH0065)
State Finance and Procurement - Public Senior Higher Education Institutions - Policies Concerning Procurement ContractsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 66Health and Government Operations
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - Procurement (P2)
HB0851Counties - Paid Sick Leave for Limited-Term Grant-Funded Employees - RequirementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCounties - Generally (L1)
HB0898 / CH0498Property Tax Credit - Elderly Individuals and VeteransApproved by the Governor - Chapter 498Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0909Task Force to Study Paid Parental Leave PoliciesIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0922 / CH0408
    (SB0579 / CH0407)
Vehicle Laws - Application - Park Model Recreational Vehicles - DefinitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 408Environment and Transportation
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Miscellaneous (R7)
HB0955
    (SB0267)
Public Schools - Voluntary Nonsectarian Prayer at School-Sponsored Student EventsIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0964Maryland Transportation Authority - Francis Scott Key Bridge - Toll Discount PlansIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB1003 / CH0557
    (SB0481 / CH0556)
Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal WorkApproved by the Governor - Chapter 557Economic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1015 / CH0290Study of Student Loan Refinancing in MarylandApproved by the Governor - Chapter 290Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1054 / CH0642Income Tax - Penalties - Assessment ScheduleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 642Ways and Means
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/30/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1204Education - PARCC Testing - Exemption for Children With Disabilities (Ben's Rule)In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1216General Provisions - Commemorative Days - K9 Veterans DayIn the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1343
    (SB0706)
Maryland Education CreditIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1354Gas and Electricity - Smart Meters - Customer Rights and Required ReportsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1355Gas and Electricity - Analog Meters - Purchase and InstallationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1380
    (SB0850)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - YWCA Domestic Violence Safe House ShelterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/14/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1387 / CH0709
    (SB1054 / CH0708)
Commercial Northern Snakehead Bowfishing License - EstablishmentEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 709Environment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1452
    (SB0902)
Criminal Law - Veterans - Medical MarijuanaIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)Health and Government Operations
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1455Transportation - Highway User Revenue - RestorationIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB1476 / CH0699
    (SB0797 / CH0698)
Housing and Community Development - Shelter and Transitional Housing Facilities Grant Program - Mandated FundingEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 699Appropriations
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB1482
    (SB0920)
Human Services - Homelessness - Emergency Cold Weather PlanningIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
HB1499
    (SB0413)
Developmental Disabilities Administration - Crisis Resolution FundingIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)Health and Government Operations
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1523Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Kuethe Historical and Genealogical Research CenterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriationsCo-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1586
    (SB0722)
Crimes Related to Animals - Penalties - Mandatory ReportingIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1590
    (SB0009)
Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Limited Distillery LicenseIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1624 / CH0526
    (SB1104 / CH0525)
Transportation - Highways - Heroes HighwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 526Environment and Transportation
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HJ0001National Goal of Debt-Free Higher EducationIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HJ0002
    (SJ0006)
Reinstatement of the Separation of Commercial and Investment Banking FunctionsIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFinancial Institutions (I1)
HJ0004
    (SJ0003)
United States Congress - Call to Congress and the President to Act on Redistricting ReformIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HJ0005Public Schools - Post-Labor Day Start DateIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0427
    (SB0188)
Income Tax - Oyster Shell Recycling - Credit AmountIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - CommitteeTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0428
    (SB0143)
Property Tax - Interest on RefundsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansBy Request - CommitteeTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)
HB0566
    (SB0142)
Anne Arundel County - Tax Sale AdvertisingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansBy Request - CommitteeTaxes - Property - Local (Q2)

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September 23, 2016 2:09 P.M.