Former Delegate Theodore Sophocleus

District 32


Total Bills: 68 (Primary Sponsor: 3, Co-sponsor: 64, By Request: 1)

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
HB0259
    (SB0076)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - The Arc of the Central Chesapeake RegionIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1745
    (SB0689)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - St. Philip Neri Community HallIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB1746
    (SB1176 / CH0675)
Housing Commission of Anne Arundel County – TermsIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsPrimaryEconomic and Community Development (C8)
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)
HB0126
    (SB0143)
Creation of a State Debt – Anne Arundel County – Camp Woodlands Restoration ProjectIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0128
    (SB0315)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Resiliency and Education Center at Kuhn HallIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0130 / CH0767
    (SB0032)
Video Lottery Terminal Proceeds - Local Impact Grants - Distribution to Communities Near Laurel Race CourseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 767Ways and Means
1/31/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
HB0155
    (SB0148)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - YWCA Domestic Violence and Trafficking SheltersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0281 / CH0358Education - Computer Science - Curriculum and Professional Development (Securing the Future: Computer Science Education for All)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 358Ways and Means
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0305 / CH0297
    (SB0158)
Homestead Property Tax Credit Program - Eligibility AwarenessApproved by the Governor - Chapter 297Ways and Means
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Property (Q1)
HB0308 / CH0021
    (SB0646 / CH0015)
Maryland Estate Tax - Unified CreditEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 21Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/21/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Miscellaneous (Q7)
HB0315 / CH0560State Department of Education - Breakfast and Lunch Programs - Funding (Maryland Cares for Kids Act)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 560Ways and Means
2/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
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)
HB0335
    (SB0338)
State Personnel – Grievance ProceduresVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Appropriations
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0365 / CH0574
    (SB0184 / CH0575)
Income Tax - Personal Exemptions - AlterationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 574Ways and Means
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0400 / CH0296Agriculture - Mosquito Control - Notification to MunicipalitiesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 296Environment and Transportation
2/7/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAgriculture (M4)
HB0423Electric Companies - Vegetation Management - Notice to Municipal CorporationsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB0430 / CH0563
    (SB0379 / CH0564)
Education - Child Care Subsidies - Mandatory Funding LevelsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 563Appropriations
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0499Health - Standards for Involuntary Admissions and Petitions for Emergency Evaluation - ModificationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
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)
HB0504
    (SB0556)
State Personnel - Compensation - Shift Differential PayIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0519
    (SB0422)
Income Tax - Credit for Child and Dependent Care Expenses - Income EligibilityIn the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0523 / CH0689
    (SB0464 / CH0690)
State Personnel - Employees in the Same Classification - ReportApproved by the Governor - Chapter 689Appropriations
2/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
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)
HB0592
    (SB0327)
Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - The Bernie HouseIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/10/2018 - 9:00 a.m.
Co-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0596
    (SB0234 / CH0470)
Physicians - Licensure - Grounds for Discipline and Interstate Medical Licensure CompactIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesHealth and Government Operations
2/15/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesCo-SponsorHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0629
    (SB0568)
State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Retiree Dependent Participation in the Maryland Rx ProgramIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Pensions and Retirement (K4)
HB0639
    (SB0731)
Health - Alleged Rape, Sexual Offense, or Child Sexual Abuse - HIV Post-Exposure ProphylaxisIn 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)
HB0642Education - Dual Language Immersion Program - AuthorizationIn the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/16/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
HB0643State Department of Education - Employment Categories and PracticesVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Appropriations
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/3/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
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)
HB0651Vehicle Laws - Smoking Marijuana in Vehicles - ProhibitionIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.Judiciary
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB0662
    (SB0256)
Presidential Candidate Tax Transparency ActIn the House - Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
HB0664
    (SB0543)
Labor and Employment - Payment of the Minimum Wage Required (Fight for Fifteen)In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0679 / CH0035County Boards of Education - Length of School Year - AdjustmentsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 35Ways and Means
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0689 / CH0474
    (SB0509)
Colonel Todd J. Hixson Memorial Resource Center ActApproved by the Governor - Chapter 474Ways and Means
2/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0693 / CH0387
    (SB0612)
State Education Aid - Tax Increment Financing Development Districts - Repeal of Sunset ProvisionApproved by the Governor - Chapter 387Appropriations
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/22/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0775
    (SB0859 / CH0752)
State Employees - Parental LeaveIn the Senate - Hearing 4/04 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
2/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0841
    (SB1049)
Higher Education - Endowed University System of Maryland Scholarship Program - EstablishedIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0844Creation of a State Debt – Anne Arundel County – Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of CommerceIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Appropriations; WithdrawnAppropriationsCo-SponsorState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0856 / CH0612
    (SB0647 / CH0611)
Earned Income Tax Credit – Individuals Without Qualifying Children – Repeal of Minimum Age RequirementApproved by the Governor - Chapter 612Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/27/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0864 / CH0023
    (SB0654 / CH0026)
Collective Bargaining - Memorandum of Understanding - ContinuationEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 23Appropriations
2/23/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB0871 / CH0392
    (SB0502 / CH0393)
Higher Education - University System of Maryland - Quasi-Endowment FundsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 392Appropriations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB0876
    (SB0498)
Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Employee-Owned BusinessesIn the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB0888
    (SB0707 / CH0252)
Criminal Law – Firearm Crimes – Rapid Fire Trigger ActivatorVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCo-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)
HB0956Civil Action - Offense Against Vulnerable or Elderly AdultIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/14/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0977State Highway Administration Neighbor Notification ActIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Highways (R1)
HB1017 / CH0024
    (SB0677 / CH0027)
State Personnel – Collective Bargaining – Exclusive Representative Access to New Employee ProgramEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 24Appropriations
2/23/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
FinanceCo-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
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)
HB1074 / CH0400Public Institutions of Higher Education - Priority Registration for Members of the Armed ForcesApproved by the Governor - Chapter 400Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1098
    (SB0515)
Career and Technology Education and Workforce Investment ActIn the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m. (Appropriations)Appropriations
2/20/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Co-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
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)
HB1181 / CH0156State Personnel - Disabled Veterans - Interviews for Noncompetitive AppointmentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 156Appropriations
3/1/2018 - 1:15 p.m.
Finance
4/4/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Personnel (P4)
HB1215 / CH0445
    (SB0630)
Nursing Homes - Partial Payment for Services ProvidedApproved by the Governor - Chapter 445Health and Government Operations
3/6/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1224
    (SB1218 / CH0748)
Ending Youth Homelessness Act of 2018In the Senate - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.Appropriations
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
HB1232Purse Dedication Account - Maryland Horse Industry Fund - Retired RacehorsesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
2/28/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorGaming (C7)
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)
HB1453
    (SB0732)
Clean Energy Jobs Act of 2018In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/5/2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorUtility Regulation (C5)
HB1531
    (SB0921)
Task Force on the Premature Discharge of Patients With Substance Use DisordersIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/2/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHealth Care Facilities and Regulation (J3)
HB1532 / CH0404
    (SB0991 / CH0405)
Higher Education - Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program - FarmersApproved by the Governor - Chapter 404Ways and Means
3/8/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorHigher Education (F2)
HB1570Criminal Law - Assault on an Elder Adult - PenaltiesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/13/2018 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1799Income Tax – Credit for Long–Term Care PremiumsIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorTaxes - Income (Q3)
HB1832Education - Public Schools - Threat Assessment ReportIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCo-SponsorPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
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)
HJ0011
    (SJ0007)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsRules and Executive Nominations
3/5/2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsCo-SponsorElections (G1)
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 29, 2018 3:56 P.M.