Synopsis Senate Bills and Joint Resolutions

2018 Regular Session

Schedule 30 - February 21, 2018

  

Total Bills: 12

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Title Primary Sponsor
Committee Synopsis Statutes/ Effective
Date(s)/ Other
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SB1185 Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Waiver for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder - Waiting List Senator Simonaire Senate Rules Requiring the Maryland Department of Health and the State Department of Education jointly to develop a process to review each year the waiting list for children to receive services through the Home- and Community-Based Services Waiver for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder; requiring the review process to include a requirement that an individual be a resident of the State to be added to or remain on the waiting list; etc. EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
HG, § 15-149 - added
SB1186 Public Health - Human Papillomavirus Vaccine - Information and Reporting Senator Brochin Senate Rules Requiring a health care provider to provide an individual or an individual's parent or guardian with certain information in writing on the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and to obtain written consent before administering an HPV vaccine; providing that a health care provider acting in good faith may not be held liable in any cause of action for providing certain information about the HPV vaccine or reporting any adverse reactions to the vaccine; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to adopt certain regulations; etc. EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
HG, §§ 18-340 through 18-344 - added
SB1187 Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Child Support Senators Bates and Eckardt Senate Rules Repealing a certain provision providing that the termination of parental rights under certain circumstances terminates completely a parent's responsibility to support the child; and making the Act an emergency measure. EMERGENCY BILL
FL, § 5-1402(c) - amended
SB1188 Wireless Facilities - Permitting and Siting Senator Middleton Senate Rules Prohibiting a local government from entering into certain types of exclusive agreements under certain circumstances; authorizing a local government to impose certain rates and fees for certain purposes under certain circumstances; authorizing a wireless provider to collocate certain wireless facilities and poles in certain places under certain circumstances; providing that certain uses of land are permitted uses and not subject to local zoning review or approval; etc. Preliminary analysis: local government mandate
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
LG, §§ 1-1501 through 1-1511 - added
SB1189 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Paul's Place Senator Robinson Senate Rules Authorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $400,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Directors of Paul's Place, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improvement, and capital equipping of a community kitchen facility, located in Baltimore City; providing for disbursement of the loan proceeds, subject to a requirement that the grantee provide and expend a matching fund; etc. EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018
SB1190 Creation of a State Debt – Talbot County – St. Michaels Family YMCA Senator Eckardt Senate Rules Authorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $500,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Directors of the Young Men's Christian Association of the Chesapeake, Inc. for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improvement, and capital equipping of the St. Michaels Family YMCA facility, located in Talbot County; providing for disbursement of the loan proceeds, subject to a requirement that the grantee provide and expend a matching fund; etc. EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018
SB1191 Creation of a State Debt – Baltimore County – Windsor Mill Community Outreach Center Senator Nathan-Pulliam Senate Rules Authorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $500,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Trustees for The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Jesus House, Baltimore for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improvement, and capital equipping of the Windsor Mill Community Outreach Center, located in Baltimore County; providing for disbursement of the loan proceeds, subject to a requirement that the grantee provide and expend a matching fund; etc. EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018
SB1192 Baltimore County - Development Impact Fees - Authorization Senator Klausmeier Senate Rules Authorizing the County Council of Baltimore County, by ordinance or resolution, to impose development impact fees to finance the capital costs of additional or expanded public works, improvements, and facilities required to accommodate new construction or development. EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018
LG, § 20-701.1 - added
SB1193 Vehicle Laws - Yielding the Right-of-Way - Through Highways, Stop Signs, and Yield Signs Senator Klausmeier Senate Rules Repealing certain provisions of law governing the duty of the driver of a vehicle to yield the right-of-way at a highway that intersects with a through highway or at a stop sign or yield sign placed at an intersection. EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
TR, § 21-403 - repealed and § 21-901.2 - amended
SB1194 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Hagerstown Paper and Plastic Plant Senators Kasemeyer and Peters Senate Rules Authorizing the creation of a State Debt not to exceed $1,000,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Trustees of the Blind Industries and Services of Maryland for the acquisition, planning, design, construction, repair, renovation, reconstruction, site improvement, and capital equipping of a paper and plastic manufacturing facility, located in Washington County; providing for disbursement of the loan proceeds, subject to a requirement that the grantee provide and expend a matching fund; etc. EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2018
SB1195 Maryland Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act Senators Cassilly and Norman Senate Rules Establishing that certain electronic documents and electronic signatures satisfy certain recording requirements and conditions; authorizing the clerk of a circuit court to take certain actions regarding electronic documents; authorizing the clerk of a circuit court to provide for access to and search and retrieval of certain documents by electronic means; authorizing the clerk of a circuit court to convert certain documents and information into electronic form; applying the Act retroactively; etc. EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2018
RP, §§ 3-701 through 3-705 - added
SJ0011 Coastal Area - Protection From Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling Senator Mathias, et al Senate Rules Expressing the strong and unequivocal opposition of the General Assembly of Maryland to the draft proposed National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2019-2024, and the implementation of any offshore oil or gas leasing, exploration, development, or production in the Atlantic Ocean; urging the Secretary of the Interior of the United States to remove Maryland from the proposed leasing program; etc.