Delegate Joe Cluster

2018 Regular Session

District 8, Baltimore County

Total Bills: 87 (Primary Sponsor: 7, Co-sponsor: 62, By Request: 18)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0048Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics - Confidentiality of Activities - RepealIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
1/25/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEthics (G2)
HB0053Election Law - Private Loan to Campaign Finance Entity of Candidate - ProhibitedIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
1/25/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryElections (G1)
HB0066Sales and Use Tax - Alcoholic Beverages - Rate ReductionIn the House - Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
1/25/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0272Sales and Use Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
1/31/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0399
    (SB0047)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Parkville High School Turf Fields ProjectIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriationsPrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0701Property Tax Credits - Law Enforcement OfficersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and MeansPrimaryTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB1175Public Safety - National Railroad Passenger Corporation (AMTRAK) Police ForceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
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)
HB0191
    (SB0670)
Family Law - Marriage - Age RequirementsIn the Senate - Conference Committee AppointedJudiciary
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
HB0221 / CH0081Local Government – School Construction – PermitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 81Appropriations
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorLocal Government - Generally (L6)
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)
HB0317
    (SB0260)
State Lottery – Instant Ticket Lottery Machines – Fraternal Organizations ("Slots" for Homeless Veterans Act)In the House - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
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)
HB0322
    (SB0200)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Overlea High School Turf FieldIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2018 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0388 / CH0427
    (SB0170 / CH0428)
Criminal Procedure - Violation of Conditions of ReleaseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 427Judiciary
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0398Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Applicant QualificationsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0441
    (SB0462)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Natural History Society of MarylandIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/12/2018 - 10:30 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
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)
HB0520
    (SB0583)
Local Government - Sexual Assault Cases - Local AuditsIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsAppropriations
2/8/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorLocal Government - Generally (L6)
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)
HB0579
    (SB0210)
Correctional Services - Murder - Diminution CreditsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0589
    (SB0191)
Income Tax - Itemized DeductionsIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0593 / CH0382Income Tax - Student Loan Tax CreditApproved by the Governor - Chapter 382Ways and Means
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0661Crimes - Female Genital Mutilation - PenaltiesIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)Health and Government Operations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0676Criminal Law - Trespass With Intent to Commit Theft of PackageIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0678Criminal Law - Sentencing - Subsequent Offenders (Career Criminal Truth in Sentencing Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0692Criminal Procedure - Right of Appeal - Unlawful Possession of FirearmIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0739Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Application Fee ExemptionIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0748
    (SB0533)
Criminal Law – Homicide – Unborn Child (Laura and Reid’s Law)In the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0792Firearms - Permit to Wear, Carry, or Transport a Handgun - Expiration and RenewalIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0805Task Force on Police Staffing Levels in Baltimore CityIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0818Corporate Income Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0890Correctional Services - Parole Eligibility - Violent Crime Involving a FirearmIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0922 / CH0211Maryland Department of Health – "Pill Mill" Tip Line and Overdose ReportApproved by the Governor - Chapter 211Health and Government Operations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/29/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0952State Acquisition of the Fort Howard VA Campus PropertyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
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)
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)
HB1048Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement IncomeIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
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)
HB1128
    (SB0736)
Criminal Procedure - Pretrial Release - Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer (Police Protection Act)In the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1142
    (SB0720)
Interception of Oral Communication – Law Enforcement OfficerIn the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (42-2)Judiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1146Income Tax - Rates and Itemized DeductionsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1162 / CH0157
    (SB0626 / CH0158)
Vehicle Registration – Exemption From Registration Fees – Surviving Spouses of VeteransApproved by the Governor - Chapter 157Environment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB1165Military Service Credit - EligibilityIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 3:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/22/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB1190
    (SB0318 / CH0577)
Income Tax - Standard Deduction - AlterationIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1205
    (SB0722)
Motor Vehicles - Alcohol- or Drug-Related Driving Offenses - Testing RequirementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
HB1273
    (SB0513)
Food Stamp Program - Time Limit Waiver - ProhibitionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
2/15/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorSocial Services - Generally (O1)
HB1277Income Tax - Elimination of the Marriage PenaltyIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1298
    (SB1178)
General Provisions - Commemorative Months - Maryland Sportsmanship MonthIn the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
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)
HB1309Criminal Law - Crimes Against Property - Right to Defend PropertyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1322
    (SB0166)
Corporate Income Tax - Federal Repatriation HolidayIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1326Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee Voting - Proof of CitizenshipIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
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)
HB1362House Legislative Districts - Single MemberIn the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1400 / CH0307State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program – Employees of Qualifying OrganizationsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 307Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1405
    (SB0605)
Transportation – Highway User Revenues – Phased Restoration of County ShareIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationCo-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
HB1411
    (SB0346)
Criminal Law - Death Penalty - ReinstatementIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
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)
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)
HB1431Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Applicant QualificationsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1482 / CH0078
    (SB0846 / CH0077)
State Real Estate Commission – Brokers – Business Succession in the Event of DisabilityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 78Economic Matters
3/9/2018 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
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)
HB1522Handgun Permits - Universal RecognitionIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
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)
HB1563Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of IdentityIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1585
    (SB0511)
Civil Actions - Active Duty Service Members - Electronic Deposition and TestimonyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
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)
HB1754
    (SB1196)
Baltimore County - Speed Monitoring System Fines - After-Prom PartiesIn the House - Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCounties - Local Laws (L2)
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)
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)
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)
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.