Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer

2018 Regular Session

District 12, Baltimore and Howard Counties

Past Senate Service
2014-2017Joint Oversight Committee on the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange
2011-2012Standing Committee on Reapportionment and Redistricting
2010Acting Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee
2009-2010Senate Chair, Joint Legislative Workgroup to Study State, County, and Municipal Fiscal Relationships
2008-2010Chair, Health, Education and Human Resources Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2007-2010Majority Leader
2007-2010Vice Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee
1997-2010Pensions Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2004-2008Chair, Howard County Senate Delegation
2007-2010Joint Committee on Health Care Delivery and Financing
2007, 2003, 2002Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer
2007, 2002-2003Chair, Health and Human Services Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2003-2007, 1996-2001Deputy Majority Leader
2003-2007Chair, Capital Budget Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
1997-2007Chair, Pensions Subcommittee of the Budget and Taxation Committee
2003-2006Senate Chair, Spending Affordability Committee
1997-2006Senate Chair, Special Joint Committee on Pensions
2001-2003Senate Vice Chair, Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review
1999-2002Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families
2000Senate Chair, Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review
1995-Joint Committee on Investigation
1987-1991Finance Committee
1987-1991Joint Committee on Federal Relations
Past House Service 1983-1987
1983-1987Economic Matters Committee
1986Savings and Loan Oversight Committee
Public Service
2014-2016Maryland Economic Development and Business Climate Commission
2010, 2011-1015 Maryland Health Care Reform Coordinating Council
2010-2011Long-Term Care Work Group, Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene
2007-2009Commission to Develop the Maryland Model for Funding Higher Education
2007-2009Co-Chair, Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health-Care Funding Options
2008-Legislative Advisory Council, Southern Regional Education Board
2007-2010Human Services & Welfare Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2007-Health Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2006-2007Joint Legislative Task Force on Universal Access to Quality and Affordable Health Care
2005-2007Commission to Study Local Maintenance of Effort (For Education Funding)
2005-2007Financial Services Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures
2003-2007Capital Debt Affordability Committee
2005-2006Vice Chair, Senate Special Commission on Electric Utility Deregulation Implementation
2005-Fiscal Affairs and Government Operations Committee, Southern Legislative Conference
2005Co-Chair, Task Force to Study Retiree Health-Care Funding Options
2002-2004Board of Trustees, Maryland Health Care Foundation
2002-2003Task Force to Evaluate the Development and Construction of a Magnetic Levitation (MAGLEV) Transportation System in Maryland between Baltimore and the District of Columbia
2000-2003State Interagency Coordinating Council [for Infants and Toddlers Program]
1996-2003Partnership for Workforce Quality Advisory Board
2000-2001Judith P. Hoyer Blue Ribbon Commission on the Financing of Early Child Care and Education
1995-1997Joint Committee to Study Mandates on Local Government
1996Task Force on the Maryland Prepaid-Tuition Savings Program
1996Co-Chair, Task Force on Funding for the Maryland School for the Deaf
1996Delegate, Democratic Party National Convention
1987-1988Special Advisory Commission on Professional Sports and the Economy
1985-1986Task Force on Real Property Closing Costs
1980-1982Financial Disclosure Commission, Howard County
1978-1982Howard County Democratic State Central Committee
Past Chair, Joint Subcommittee on Horse Racing
Memberships
1976-1982Greater Howard County Chamber of Commerce (President, 1980)
Board of Directors, Howard County Association of Retarded Citizens
Howard County Housing Alliance
Howard County General Hospital Advisory Board
Awards
2011Municipal Super Star, Maryland Municipal League
2010, 2009, 2008Certificate of Appreciation, Maryland Municipal League
Biographical Information
Born, Baltimore, Maryland, July 18, 1945
Howard County Senior High School
Western Maryland College, B.A., Political Science, 1967
Married. 5 children

December 8, 2017 11:17 A.M.