Delegate Seth A. Howard

2018 Regular Session

District 30B, Anne Arundel County

Total Bills: 81 (Primary Sponsor: 13, Co-sponsor: 48, By Request: 20)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB1531
    (SB0921)
Task Force on the Premature Discharge of Patients With Substance Use DisordersIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1532
    (SB0991)
Higher Education - Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program - FarmersIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHigher Education (F2)
HB1534
    (SB1153)
Handgun Permits - Criminal History Check - Fingerprint Submission ExceptionIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB1551Public Safety - Assault Weapons - ReplacementsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB1570Criminal Law - Assault on an Elder Adult - PenaltiesIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1578Secondhand Precious Metal Objects - Holding Period and Objects Containing SilverIn the House - Hearing 3/12 at 2:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/12/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB1579
    (SB0922)
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program Facilities - ASAM Criteria AssessmentsIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1584Maryland Personal Information Protection Act - Security Breach Notification Requirements - ModificationsIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1587
    (SB0752)
Public Safety - Fire Investigation Science Advisory WorkgroupIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryPublic Safety (E4)
HB1588Zoning Amendments – Energy Generation SystemsIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryLocal Government - Generally (L6)
HB1631Commercial Solar Facilities - Vicinity TariffIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1640
    (SB0746)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Southern High School Athletic FacilitiesIn the House - First Reading AppropriationsAppropriationsPrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1647Commercial Law - Credit Card Processors - Service AgreementsIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCommercial Law - Credit Regulation (I2)
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)
HB0029
    (SB0027)
Firearms - Handgun Permit - Preliminary ApprovalIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0259
    (SB0076)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - The Arc of the Central Chesapeake RegionIn the House - First Reading AppropriationsAppropriationsCo-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
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)
HB0272Sales and Use Tax - Rate ReductionIn the House - Hearing 1/31 at 2:00 p.m.Ways and Means
1/31/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Sales and Use (Q4)
HB0309Anne Arundel County - Practice of Massage - RegulationIn the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government OperationsHealth and Government Operations
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
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)
HB0374Personal Property Tax - Exemption for Business Personal PropertyIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0380Personal Property Tax - Investments in MarylandIn the House - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
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)
HB0499Health - Standards for Involuntary Admissions and Petitions for Emergency Evaluation - ModificationIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB0572Income Tax – Oyster Shell Recycling Credit – Maximum Allowable Amount and Sunset RepealIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0579
    (SB0210)
Correctional Services - Murder - Diminution CreditsIn the House - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
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)
HB0646
    (SB1069)
Motor Vehicles - Gross Vehicle Weight - Agricultural ProductsIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections (R6)
HB0674Business Regulation - Home Improvement ContractsIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0689
    (SB0509)
Community Colleges - Veterans Advisors and Veterans Resource Centers - EstablishedIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0732
    (SB0675)
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)
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)
HB0802Retire in Maryland Act of 2018In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0886General Assembly - Term LimitsIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 3:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/26/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0893
    (SB1119)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Tick Neck Park Recreational Obstacle CourseIn the House - First Reading AppropriationsAppropriationsCo-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0916Business Regulation - Home Improvement Contracts - DepositsIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0919Public Safety - Handgun Permit - RenewalIn the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB0922Maryland Department of Health - "Pill Mill" Tip LineIn the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0943Telephone Companies - Unpublished Telephone Number - One-Time ChargeIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0957Motor Fuel Tax Rates - Consumer Price Index Adjustment - RepealIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Transportation (Q5)
HB1009Food Service Facilities - Kitchens in Private Homes - Exemption From LicensureIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1022Congressional Districts - StandardsIn the House - Hearing 2/26 at 3:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/26/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB1106Public Health – Cottage Food Products – DefinitionIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
HB1118
    (SB0341)
Hunting - Required Outerwear - Daylight Fluorescent PinkIn the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/23/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1135
    (SB1058)
Renewable Energy - Offshore Wind Projects - Distance RequirementsIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1163Waterfowl Hunting Guide License - Guide Services for Hunting Snow Geese - ReciprocityIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1214Public Safety - Trauma-Affected Veterans Training Program - EstablishmentIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1242Solar Photovoltaic RecyclingIn the House - Hearing 3/12 at 2:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/12/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
HB1260District Court - Nonincarcerable Criminal Cases - SaturdaysIn the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB1298General 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 - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
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)
HB1398State Boat Act - Solar Reflective Lights on Buoys - RequirementIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB1400State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Employees of Qualifying OrganizationsIn the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:15 p.m.Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1412Vehicle Laws - High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes - Hours of Operation on U.S. Route 50In the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-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)
HB1483Duties of a Guardian of the Person – Petition for VisitationIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB1549Counties and Municipal Corporations - "Sanctuary Laws" for Illegal Aliens - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)Judiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
HB1566
    (SB0854)
Public Utilities - Water and Sewage Disposal Companies - AcquisitionIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1639Maryland Rx Program - Pharmacy Benefits Managers - Contracts With Pharmacies and PharmacistsIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
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 - Hearing 2/26 at 3:00 p.m.Rules 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 - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationOperating Budget (B1)
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 - Hearing 2/19 at 3:00 p.m.Rules 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 - Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
1/30/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - AdministrationCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0354
    (SB0299)
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 - Hearing 2/26 at 3:00 p.m.Rules 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 - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Economic 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 - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Environment 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
    (SB0308)
Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth - Employment Program (Fostering Employment Act of 2018)In the House - Hearing 2/15 at 3:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/15/2018 - 3:00 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)

Denotes enacted legislation

February 17, 2018 5:45 A.M.