Delegate Christopher T. Adams

2018 Regular Session

District 37B, Caroline, Dorchester, Talbot, and Wicomico Counties

Total Bills: 86 (Primary Sponsor: 14, Co-sponsor: 51, By Request: 21)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0916Business Regulation - Home Improvement Contracts - DepositsIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEconomic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1118 / CH0181
    (SB0341 / CH0180)
Hunting - Required Outerwear - Daylight Fluorescent PinkApproved by the Governor - Chapter 181Environment and Transportation
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1135
    (SB1058)
Renewable Energy - Offshore Wind Projects - Distance RequirementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1163 / CH0519Waterfowl Hunting Guide License - Guide Services for Hunting Snow Geese - ReciprocityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 519Environment and Transportation
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1164Vehicle Laws - Rear-Facing Child Safety Seats - RequirementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB1168
    (SB1125)
Agricultural Land Preservation Easements - Surface MiningIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationPrimaryAgriculture (M4)
HB1249Crab Harvest – Start Time – Days in JulyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEnvironment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1250General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Spotted Turtle Awareness DayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB1255Correctional Services - Retired Officer Identification CardIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB1262Healthy Working Families Act - Enforcement - Modifications (Healthy Working Families Enforcement Consistency Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1314Healthy Working Families Act – Exemptions – Modifications (Healthy Working Families Exemption Equity Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1402Pharmacy Benefits Managers - Pharmacy ChoiceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government OperationsPrimaryInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1426Natural Resources - Aquaculture Leases and Public Shellfish Fishery AreasIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesEnvironment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesPrimaryHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1627Real Property - Construction Contracts - Retention ProceedsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryReal Property (N1)
HB0001 / CH0004
    (SB0002 / CH0003)
Family Law - Child Conceived Without Consent - Termination of Parental Rights (Rape Survivor Family Protection Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 4Judiciary
1/18/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0091Natural Resources - Hunting - Outerwear ExceptionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
1/24/2018 - 1:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0156 / CH0371
    (SB0171 / CH0372)
Talbot County Board of Education – Start Date of Term for MembersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 371Ways and Means
2/1/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorEducation - Local Bills (F3)
HB0243 / CH0177
    (SB0968 / CH0178)
Task Force on Rural Internet, Broadband, Wireless, and Cellular Service - Study and ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 177Economic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0264Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to WorkIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0266Condominiums - Lien Priority - Unpaid Water and Sewer ChargesIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorReal Property (N1)
HB0272Sales and Use Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
1/31/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0287 / CH0306
    (SB0461 / CH0305)
Selling or Providing Alcoholic Beverages to Individuals With Intellectual Disabilities and Others – Repeal of ProhibitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 306Economic Matters
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0301 / CH0362
    (SB0270 / CH0363)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2018)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 362Judiciary
1/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0318
    (SB0212)
Sales and Use Tax - Aircraft Parts and Equipment - ExemptionIn the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0330 / CH0174
    (SB0215 / CH0175)
Motor Vehicle Registration - Exception for Golf Carts - Town of ViennaApproved by the Governor - Chapter 174Environment and Transportation
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB0502 / CH0309Property Tax Credit - Surviving Spouse of VeteranApproved by the Governor - Chapter 309Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0515 / CH0246Agriculture – Palmer Amaranth – StudyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 246Environment and Transportation
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0572 / CH0603
    (SB0153 / CH0604)
Income Tax – Oyster Shell Recycling Credit – Maximum Allowable Amount and Sunset ExtensionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 603Ways and Means
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0646 / CH0494
    (SB1069 / CH0495)
Motor Vehicles - Gross Vehicle Weight - Agricultural ProductsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 494Environment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB0674
    (SB1198)
Business Regulation - Home Improvement ContractsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0677 / CH0039
    (SB0477 / CH0040)
Public Information Act - Required Denials - Physical Addresses, E-Mail Addresses, and Telephone NumbersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 39Health and Government Operations
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0732
    (SB0675 / CH0236)
Humane Adoption of Companion Animals Used in Research Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0791
    (SB0748)
Interception of Communication - Financial InstitutionsIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (44-0)Economic Matters
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFinancial Institutions (I1)
HB0807 / CH0330
    (SB0516 / CH0331)
Transportation – Highway User Revenues – DistributionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 330Environment and Transportation
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB0865
    (SB0405)
Creation of a State Debt – Talbot County – Avalon TheatreIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 10:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0957Motor Fuel Tax Rates - Consumer Price Index Adjustment - RepealIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB0962
    (SB0283)
Alcoholic Beverages - Auxiliary Winery PermitIn the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEconomic Matters
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB1009 / CH0090Workgroup on the Licensing of Food Service FacilitiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 90Health and Government Operations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1022Congressional Districts - StandardsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
2/26/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1110 / CH0244Public Schools – Health and Safety Best Practices – Digital DevicesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 244Ways and Means
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1231
    (SB0320)
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport - Security Screening Checkpoint - Charitable DonationsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB1300
    (SB0664)
Education - Foreign Language Requirement - Computer Programming Language CoursesIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/9/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1301Income Tax Credits – Poultry Houses – LED LightingIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1308State and Local Correctional Facilities - Undocumented Immigrants - Transfer to United States Department of Homeland Security (Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2018)In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1338
    (SB0817)
Natural Resources - Hunting - SundaysIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1342 / CH0525
    (SB1138)
State Government – Discrimination and HarassmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 525Rules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Rules
3/30/2018 - 12:30 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB1345Sewerage Systems - Residential Major Subdivisions in Tier III and Tier IV AreasIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1349 / CH0451
    (SB1079)
Pharmacy Benefits Managers - RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 451Health and Government Operations
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1406
    (SB0872 / CH0325)
Vehicle Laws – Special Event Zones – Worcester CountyIn the Senate - Rereferred to Judicial ProceedingsEnvironment and Transportation
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
HB1413Handgun Permits - Firearms Training CoursesIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1418Criminal Law - Distribution of Fentanyl - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1421Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families Act - Seasonal Worker RevisionsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1476Education - Supplemental Prekindergarten Grant - EligibilityIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1483 / CH0287Duties of a Guardian of the Person - VisitationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 287Health and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB1509Maryland Health Benefit Exchange – Individual Exchange – Copper Plans to Lower RatesIn the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/5/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1527
    (SB1075)
Health Insurance - Freedom of Choice of Pharmacy ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government OperationsCo-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
HB1547Natural Resources - Crabbing Authorizations - ReciprocityIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1549Counties and Municipal Corporations - "Sanctuary Laws" for Illegal Aliens - ProhibitionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1566 / CH0219
    (SB0854 / CH0220)
Public Utilities - Water and Sewage Disposal Companies - AcquisitionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 219Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1595Education - Per Pupil Adequacy Target Grant - EstablishedIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB1639Maryland Rx Program - Pharmacy Benefits Managers - Contracts With Pharmacies and PharmacistsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government OperationsCo-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1656 / CH0076
    (SB0843 / CH0075)
State Real Estate Commission - Real Estate Guaranty Fund - Fund TransferApproved by the Governor - Chapter 76Economic Matters
3/9/2018 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1659
    (SB0789)
Public Safety - Rifles and Shotguns - PurchasesIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1756
    (SB1190)
Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - St. Michaels Family YMCAIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 10:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HJ0009
    (SJ0001)
Exposure of Minors to Pornography - Degradation of Public HealthIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
2/19/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0100
    (SB0199)
Criminal Law - Violent Offenders - Penalties (Accountability for Violent Criminals Act of 2018)In the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0101
    (SB0197)
Crimes - Firearms - PenaltiesIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0102
    (SB0198)
Criminal Gang Offenses – Penalties, Procedure, and ElementsIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0346
    (SB0297)
Criminal Law - Crime of Violence - Human TraffickingIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0347
    (SB0294)
Government Accountability Act of 2018In the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
2/26/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0348
    (SB0293)
Commonsense Spending Act of 2018In the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationOperating Budget (B1)
HB0349
    (SB0296)
Vehicle Laws - Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offenders - Felonies (Repeat Drunk Driving Offenders Act of 2018)In the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0350
    (SB0300)
Achieving Computer Science Collaborations for Employing Students Statewide (ACCESS) Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0351
    (SB0301)
Protect Our Students Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0352
    (SB0295)
Transparency Act of 2018In the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
2/19/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0353
    (SB0298)
Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
1/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0354
    (SB0299 / CH0579)
Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Correctional Officers (Hometown Heroes Act of 2018)In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0355
    (SB0302)
Accountability in Education Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)Ways and Means
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
By Request - AdministrationPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0356
    (SB0307)
General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment CommissionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
2/26/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationState Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0357
    (SB0311)
Alcoholic Beverages - Manufacturer's License Fees - AlterationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationAlcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills (A1)
HB0361
    (SB0314)
Bay Restoration Fund - Fee Exemption, Disbursements, and Financial Assistance (Septic Stewardship Act of 2018)In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEnvironment (M3)
HB0362
    (SB0312)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0363
    (SB0305)
More Jobs for Marylanders Act 2.0In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB0364
    (SB0310)
CyberMaryland Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0431 / CH0379
    (SB0308 / CH0380)
Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Employment Program (Fostering Employment Act of 2018)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 379Appropriations
2/15/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Finance
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationSocial Services - Generally (O1)
HB0875
    (SB0733)
Protecting Maryland Taxpayers Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationTaxes - Income (Q3)

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May 18, 2018 4:00 P.M.