2007 Regular Session

Economic and Community Development (C8)

Current Status of Legislation Total number of Bills: 47
  • Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Barve, Busch, Feldman, Haynes, N. King, Lawton, Morhaim, Braveboy, Burns, Davis, Haddaway, Harrison, Hecht, Impallaria, Jameson, J. King, Kirk, Krysiak, Love, Manno, Mathias, McHale, Miller, Minnick, Rudolph, Stifler, Taylor, Vaughn, Walkup, and Lee
    Entitled
    Maryland Life Sciences Advisory Board
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 142

    Status as of February 19, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Morhaim, Anderson, Cardin, and Feldman
    Entitled
    Business and Economic Development - Biotechnology Investment Incentive Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 235

    Status as of March 6, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Stukes
    Entitled
    Department of Housing and Community Development - Rental Allowance Program Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Sponsored By
    Delegates Frush and Hubbard
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study the Boating Industry in Maryland
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Sponsored By
    Delegate George
    Entitled
    City of Annapolis - Housing Authority - Approval of Commissioners by City Council
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 423

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 603

    Sponsored By
    Delegate McIntosh
    Entitled
    Workforce Housing Grant Program - Fund Establishment - Administrative Clarifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 486

    Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the House - Re-assigned Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McIntosh, Bobo, Cane, V. Clagett, Frush, Healey, and Holmes
    Entitled
    Maryland Affordable Housing Investment Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters and Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 551

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 413

    Sponsored By
    Anne Arundel County Delegation
    Entitled
    Housing and Community Development - Radium Pilot Grant Program - Sunset Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 599

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 507

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hubbard, Hammen, Benson, Bromwell, Donoghue, Elliott, Kach, Kipke, Kullen, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Riley, Tarrant, V. Turner, and Weldon
    Entitled
    The Baby Boomer Initiative Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 659

    Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Feldman, Bronrott, Cardin, Dumais, Gutierrez, Hucker, Kramer, Lawton, Lee, Manno, Mizeur, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Taylor, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Maryland Biomedical Product Development Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters and Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 784

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 300

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lawton, McIntosh, Barkley, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, V. Clagett, Frush, Glassman, Healey, Holmes, Hucker, Lafferty, Malone, Manno, Mizeur, Shewell, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Affordable Housing - Enabling Authority for Counties and Municipalities
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 862

    Status as of March 24, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Glenn, Anderson, Conaway, Dumais, Hucker, Lee, McIntosh, Nathan-Pulliam, Riley, Robinson, Stukes, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Economic and Community Development - Community Technology Centers
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 958

    Status as of March 24, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Vaughn, Anderson, Barnes, Braveboy, Davis, Feldman, Howard, Ivey, Levi, Love, Manno, Minnick, Proctor, Rice, Ross, Taylor, Valderrama, and Walker
    Entitled
    Department of Business and Economic Development - Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority - Small Business Investment Companies
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 978

    Status as of March 13, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Stein, Cardin, V. Clagett, George, Lawton, Mizeur, and Morhaim
    Entitled
    Maryland Energy Administration - Renewable Energy Small Business Grant Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 983

    Status as of March 30, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Jones, Barkley, Bobo, Cane, Cardin, G. Clagett, DeBoy, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Haynes, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Jameson, Kaiser, N. King, Kirk, Kullen, Lafferty, Lawton, Lee, Malone, Manno, Niemann, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Rice, Riley, Ross, Schuler, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, Vaughn, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Economic Development and Tax Incentive Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 989

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 635

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Harrison, Branch, and Conway
    Entitled
    Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority - Financing Limitations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1014

    Status as of March 22, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hecht, Krysiak, and McHale
    Entitled
    Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1055

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Oaks, Branch, Cane, Costa, Glenn, Haddaway, Haynes, Holmes, Hubbard, Ivey, Krysiak, Kullen, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Rosenberg, Tarrant, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Workforce Development Pilot Program for Lead Abatement and Removal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Sponsored By
    Delegate Elmore
    Entitled
    Delmarva Advisory Council - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1185

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 87

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Economic Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Business and Economic Development)
    Entitled
    Film Production Activity - Employer Wage Rebate Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1186

    Status as of April 4, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Senate Conference Committee Appointed

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Economic Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Business and Economic Development)
    Entitled
    Business and Economic Development - Financing Transactions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1197

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 90

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Ways and Means Committee (By Request - Departmental - Business and Economic Development)
    Entitled
    Business and Economic Development - Maryland Research and Development Tax Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1217

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 93

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Planning)
    Entitled
    Maryland Heritage Areas Authority
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1294

    Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Montgomery, Ali, Barkley, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, V. Clagett, Dumais, Gilchrist, Kach, Kaiser, Kelly, Lawton, Lee, Love, Rice, Smigiel, and Taylor
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study the Economic Development Benefits of the Clean Energy Industry in Maryland
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1300

    Status as of March 14, 2007: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Eckardt and Haddaway
    Entitled
    Arts and Entertainment Districts - Tax Benefits
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1320

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 469

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Davis, Rudolph, Braveboy, Burns, Feldman, Haddaway, Harrison, Hecht, Impallaria, Jameson, J. King, Krysiak, Love, Manno, Mathias, McHale, Minnick, Stifler, Taylor, Vaughn, and Walkup
    Entitled
    Joint Committee on Base Realignment and Closure
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1418

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 481

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Housing and Community Development)
    Entitled
    Community Development Administration - Direct Residential Mortgage Loans - Families of Limited Income
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 104

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 304

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Garagiola, Gladden, Hogan, Miller, Rosapepe, and Forehand
    Entitled
    Maryland Life Sciences Advisory Board
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Sponsored By
    Chair, Anne Arundel County Senators
    Entitled
    Housing and Community Development - Radium Pilot Grant Program - Sunset Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 165

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 523

    Sponsored By
    Senator Astle
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study the Boating Industry in Maryland
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 256

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 316

    Sponsored By
    Senator Astle
    Entitled
    City of Annapolis - Housing Authority - Approval of Commissioners by City Council
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 277

    Status as of February 1, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Madaleno
    Entitled
    Economic Development Opportunities (Sunny Day) Account - Extraordinary Economic Development Opportunity - Definition
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Sponsored By
    Senators Exum, Britt, Conway, Currie, Della, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Klausmeier, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, and Pugh
    Entitled
    Maryland Small Business Development Financing Authority - Financing Limitations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 424

    Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Madaleno, Gladden, Muse, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Department of Housing and Community Development - Rental Allowance Program Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 426

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 152

    Sponsored By
    Senators Middleton, Astle, and Forehand
    Entitled
    Maryland Tourism Development Board - Membership
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 594

    Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Garagiola, Currie, Forehand, and Madaleno
    Entitled
    Maryland Biomedical Product Development Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 613

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 566

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jones, Astle, Currie, DeGrange, Gladden, and McFadden
    Entitled
    Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 614

    Status as of March 30, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jones, Britt, Della, Dyson, Kelley, Madaleno, Pinsky, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Economic Development and Tax Incentive Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 644

    Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Conway, Britt, Dyson, Gladden, Jones, Pinsky, and Pugh
    Entitled
    Maryland Affordable Housing Investment Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 654

    Status as of February 27, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Muse
    Entitled
    Department of Housing and Community Development - Rent Stabilization Program for Seniors
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 664

    Status as of March 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators McFadden and Gladden
    Entitled
    Economic and Community Development - Community Technology Centers
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 689

    Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pugh
    Entitled
    Maryland Nonprofit Development Center Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 700

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 506

    Sponsored By
    Senator Dyson
    Entitled
    The Baby Boomer Initiative Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 710

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 299

    Sponsored By
    Senators Conway, Dyson, Exum, Frosh, Gladden, Hogan, Kelley, and Pugh
    Entitled
    Affordable Housing - Enabling Authority for Counties and Municipalities
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 777

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 193

    Sponsored By
    Senator Stoltzfus
    Entitled
    Delmarva Advisory Council - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 808

    Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Dyson
    Entitled
    Legal Research Committee for the Chesapeake Ranch Estates Homeowners Association
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 976

    Status as of March 2, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Business and Economic Development)
    Entitled
    Business and Economic Development - Biotechnology Investment Incentive Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation