2007 Regular Session

Senator John C. Astle
District 30

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 80

    • SB 165

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

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study the Boating Industry in Maryland
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 217

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 135

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle, Conway, Dyson, Frosh, Middleton, Pinsky, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Special and Commemorative Registration Plates
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 256

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

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      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
    • SB 257

      Status as of February 20, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Continuing Care in a Retirement Community - Appeal Procedure for Subscriber Grievances
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 322

      Status as of February 20, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Education - Retirees of a County Board of Education - Health Benefits
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 323

      Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Health Maintenance Organizations - Reimbursement Rates of Noncontracting Providers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 367

      Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle, Edwards, Garagiola, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Credit Regulation - Debt Management Services
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 500

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Bayhead Park
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 501

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Hope House
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 556

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Providence Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Prohibited Discrimination and Rebates - Incentives for Participation in Wellness Programs and Other Exceptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 734

      Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Hammond-Harwood House
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 748

      Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Clay Street Revitalization
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 788

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Payment of Fees for Motor Vehicle Records - Required
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 789

      Status as of March 15, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Authority of Commissioner to Impose Penalties and Restitution
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 790

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 576

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Homeowner's Insurance - Insurance Producers - Notice of Coverage for Flood Loss - Statement of Additional Optional Coverage
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 810

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 577

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Public Service Commission - Authorization of Stock and Debt Transactions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 848

      Status as of February 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle, Brinkley, Conway, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Haines, Hooper, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Miller, Munson, Pipkin, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Artificial Reef Initiative
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 872

      Status as of March 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Courts - Service of Process - Fees Collected By Sheriff
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 887

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 888

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Light House Shelter
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Board of License Commissioners - Inspectors
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Economic Matters
    • SB 891

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 202

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2004 - Anne Arundel County - Carrie Weedon Science Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 892

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Children's Theatre of Annapolis
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 893

      Status as of March 27, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Plan Independence, Board Composition, and Regulation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 908

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County - Tax on Short-Term Automobile Rentals
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 933

      Status as of March 28, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle, Della, Edwards, Exum, Garagiola, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, Pipkin, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Public Health Plans - Education and Disclosure Requirements
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 1000

      Status as of March 8, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Mount Olive Community Life Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 1012

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 217

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Astle
      Entitled
      Natural Resources - Fishery Management Reform Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Environmental Matters
    • SJ 7

      Status as of March 27, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle and Lenett
      Entitled
      Financial Literacy Education for Students in Maryland Public Schools
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • SB 1

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 513

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Miller, Conway, Dyson, McFadden, Kasemeyer, Middleton, Currie, Frosh, Britt, DeGrange, Exum, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Hogan, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Madaleno, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, Astle, Klausmeier, and Kramer
      Entitled
      Elective Franchise - Early Voting and Polling Places
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 2

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Vetoed by the Governor - Duplicative

      Failed - Vetoed - Duplicate Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Miller, Currie, Astle, Britt, Conway, DeGrange, Dyson, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Hogan, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      State Employees' Rights and Protections Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Appropriations
    • SB 3

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 305

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Miller, Astle, Currie, Della, Garagiola, Gladden, Hogan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Kramer, Pugh, Raskin, and Stone
      Entitled
      Real Property - Condemnation - Procedures and Compensation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 100

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 310

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Miller, Astle, Brinkley, Britt, Currie, DeGrange, Dyson, Garagiola, Hogan, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Klausmeier, Kramer, McFadden, Munson, Peters, Robey, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Motor Vehicle Excise Tax - Active Duty Military Personnel Who Become Maryland Residents
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 107

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 505

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators DeGrange, Garagiola, Hogan, Kasemeyer, Klausmeier, Middleton, Miller, Peters, Rosapepe, Astle, Kelley, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Task Force on Health Care Access and Reimbursement
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 155

      Status as of March 15, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Britt, Conway, Della, Exum, Garagiola, Hooper, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Lenett, Middleton, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medical Day Care - Reimbursement Rates
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 194

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 531

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Garagiola, Klausmeier, and Middleton
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 226

      Status as of February 23, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Mooney, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Exum, Garagiola, Greenip, Haines, Hooper, Jacobs, Kittleman, Kramer, Munson, Pipkin, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders - Exceptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 230

      Status as of March 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Brinkley, Astle, Colburn, Dyson, Garagiola, Haines, Hogan, Hooper, Jacobs, Kasemeyer, Kittleman, Kramer, Middleton, Miller, Mooney, Munson, Pugh, Robey, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Admissions and Amusement Tax - Exemption for Activities Related to Agricultural Tourism
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 232

      Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hogan, Astle, Colburn, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Forehand, Garagiola, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Munson, and Stone
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Research and Development Tax Credits - Modifications
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 236

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 22

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Garagiola, and Klausmeier
      Entitled
      Life Insurance - Investment Accounts
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 239

      Status as of March 19, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Astle, Hooper, Jacobs, Klausmeier, and Miller
      Entitled
      Administrative Procedure Act - Exemption - Death Penalty Protocols
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 263

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 141

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Klausmeier, Astle, Exum, and Pinsky
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Carrier Provider Panels - Nonphysician Specialists
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 265

      Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Astle, Brinkley, Currie, Della, Dyson, Hogan, Jones, Klausmeier, Kramer, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Peters, Robey, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland Tax Credit
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 268

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 317

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Astle, Britt, Brochin, Colburn, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Greenip, Haines, Hogan, Hooper, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, McFadden, Middleton, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Blind and Print Disabled Students - Instructional Materials
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 302

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 542

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Conway, Currie, Della, Forehand, Garagiola, Hogan, Klausmeier, Middleton, Pinsky, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Money Follows the Person Grant - Report
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 351

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 147

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Currie, DeGrange, Exum, Gladden, Pinsky, Raskin, and Stone
      Entitled
      Forensic Laboratories - Standards and Oversight
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations and Judiciary
    • SB 365

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Dyson, Astle, DeGrange, Exum, Hooper, Klausmeier, Pinsky, and Stone
      Entitled
      Secondhand Precious Metal Object Dealers and Pawnbrokers - Definition of Dealer
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 379

      Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Second Reading Failed

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Dyson, Astle, and Haines
      Entitled
      Atlantic Coastal Bays - Dredging for Oysters and Clams - Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 380

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Astle, Brinkley, Currie, Dyson, Edwards, Garagiola, Klausmeier, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Procurement - Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Participation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 381

      Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Astle, Brinkley, Currie, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Garagiola, Gladden, Greenip, Hogan, Hooper, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Munson, Peters, Robey, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Military Service Credit - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 392

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 547

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kasemeyer, Astle, Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Edwards, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Haines, Hogan, Hooper, Jones, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Mooney, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, Zirkin, Dyson, Britt, Harris, and Greenip
      Entitled
      Election Law - Voting Systems - Voter-Verifiable Paper Records
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 399

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pipkin, Astle, Della, and Middleton
      Entitled
      Business Regulation - State Amusement Ride Safety Advisory Board
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 400

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 549

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pipkin, Astle, Della, Exum, Garagiola, Kelley, Klausmeier, Middleton, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Electric Industry Restructuring - Proceedings - Review and Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 405

      Status as of February 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Astle, Edwards, Exum, Gladden, Kelley, Kittleman, and Klausmeier
      Entitled
      Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Money Orders
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 413

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 494

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Hogan, Hooper, Kasemeyer, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Mooney, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pipkin, Robey, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, Zirkin, and Brochin
      Entitled
      Jessica's Law - Sexual Offenses - Parole Eligibility and Mandatory Minimum Sentences
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 426

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

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Astle, and Forehand
      Entitled
      Maryland Tourism Development Board - Membership
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton and Astle
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Authorization of Additional Products and Small Group Administrative Discounts and Study
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 495

      Status as of April 6, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Astle, Brochin, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Forehand, Gladden, Haines, Harris, Hogan, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Raskin, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Education - Nonpublic Schools - Notification of School Administration of Enrollee with Criminal Record
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 539

      Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Klausmeier, Astle, Britt, Dyson, and Exum
      Entitled
      Public Service Commission - Office of Retail Market Development
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 566

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 163

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Miller, Astle, Garagiola, Kelley, Klausmeier, Middleton, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Public Utility Companies - Generating Stations - Wind
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 613

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

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      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
    • SB 616

      Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Currie, Frosh, Middleton, Conway, Astle, Britt, Edwards, Exum, Forehand, Gladden, Hooper, Jones, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Land Preservation and School Construction Assistance Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 618

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pipkin and Astle
      Entitled
      Public Service Companies - General Utility Commission and Public Energy Commission
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 648

      Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Exum, Astle, Currie, Klausmeier, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Managed Care Organizations - Service Count Ratio
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 666

      Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden, Astle, Brinkley, Britt, DeGrange, Dyson, Hogan, Klausmeier, Middleton, Munson, Peters, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Income Tax Credit for Graduate Level Education - Nonpublic School Teachers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 731

      Status as of March 22, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hooper, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Dyson, Edwards, Garagiola, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, Middleton, Munson, Pipkin, Robey, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Maryland Estate Tax - Exclusions for Family Farms Subject to Agricultural Preservation Easements
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 741

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 348

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Astle, Della, Edwards, Exum, Garagiola, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Office of Cemetery Oversight - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 761

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hooper, Astle, Colburn, Greenip, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, and Mooney
      Entitled
      Crimes - Self-Defense - No Duty to Retreat or Seek Safety by Escape
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 762

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hooper, Astle, Colburn, Greenip, Harris, Jacobs, Mooney, and Stone
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Repeal of Finding Requirement
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 863

      Status as of March 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Haines, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Garagiola, Hooper, Jacobs, Kittleman, Kramer, Mooney, Munson, Pipkin, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Right-of-Way - Penalties for Failure to Yield
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 909

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capitol Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Astle, Brinkley, Conway, Currie, Forehand, Frosh, Hogan, Kittleman, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, and Peters
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Pentagon Memorial
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Senators Klausmeier, Astle, Edwards, Garagiola, Kittleman, Middleton, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Nonprofit Health Service Plans - Boards of Directors - Term Limits and Compensation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 1034

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 302

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hogan, Astle, Brinkley, Britt, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Haines, Hooper, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pipkin, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Silver Spring District Courthouse - Renaming
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 1036

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 371

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange and Astle
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Immediate Suspension of Licenses
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Economic Matters
    • SJ 1

      Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Conway, Dyson, Hogan, Pugh, Astle, Della, Edwards, Exum, Garagiola, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, and Pipkin
      Entitled
      Federal Legislation Regarding Medicare Part D and Pharmacy Assistance Programs
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • SJ 2

      Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Astle, Currie, Dyson, Hogan, McFadden, Pugh, Della, Edwards, Exum, Garagiola, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, and Pipkin
      Entitled
      Federal Reauthorization of the State Children's Health Insurance Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • SJ 4

      Status as of March 18, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Astle, Della, Edwards, Exum, Kelley, Klausmeier, Middleton, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Veterans Health Care Budget Reform
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • SJ 8

      Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Klausmeier, Astle, Brochin, Dyson, and Middleton
      Entitled
      Federal Legislation Regarding Medicare Part D
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: House Rules and Executive Nominations