2007 Regular Session

Senator Jennie M. Forehand
District 17

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 96

    • SB 5

      Status as of March 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand and Miller
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Days - Maryland Charter Day
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 52

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 307

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Frosh, Britt, and Della
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 154

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 15

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Brochin, Jacobs, Muse, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Child Support Enforcement - Child Support Payment Incentive Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 197

      Status as of February 14, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Garagiola, and Jacobs
      Entitled
      Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Eligibility for Long-Term Care Services - Individuals with Substantial Home Equity
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 198

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 533

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Garagiola, Jacobs, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 199

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Family Law - Protective Orders - Duration of Final Order
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand and Middleton
      Entitled
      Motor Carrier Transportation Contracts - Indemnity Agreements Void
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 482

      Status as of March 29, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Motor Vehicles - All-Terrain Vehicles - Protective Headgear
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 483

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 31

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Professional Corporations - Physical Therapists
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Economic Matters
    • SB 484

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Pedestrian Improvements
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 503

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 35

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Britt, Conway, Jones, and Stone
      Entitled
      Family Law - Child Support - Health Insurance
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 504

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Food Service Facilities - Use of Artificial Trans Fat - Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 505

      Status as of March 13, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Britt, Conway, Jones, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Family Law - Protective Orders - Burden of Persuasion
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 506

      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
      Senators Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Nonprofit Village Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 514

      Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Protection of Personal Information from Security Breaches
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 604

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 339

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Senatorial Scholarships
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 605

      Status as of March 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Real Property - Priority of Liens - Condominium and Homeowners Associations
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 606

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 340

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Conway, Kelley, Kramer, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, Brochin, Gladden, Haines, Jacobs, Mooney, Muse, Simonaire, Stone, Jones, and Peters
      Entitled
      Human Trafficking, Extortion, and Involuntary Servitude
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 607

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Real Property - Wrongful Detainer - Protective Orders
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 608

      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 Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Gaithersburg Regional Aquatic Recreation Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 609

      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 Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Senior Center Expansion
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 705

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 572

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Property Tax - Credit for Property Used as a Publicly Sponsored Business Incubator
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 799

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      REAL ID Act of 2005 - Implementation by Regulation or Policy - Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 931

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Metropolitan Center for the Visual Arts
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 932

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Prostitution and Pandering - Seizure and Forfeiture
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SJ 5

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand and Raskin
      Entitled
      REAL ID Act of 2005 - Protest and Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings

    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 32

      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
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Kramer, Lenett, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Birchmere Music Hall
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 34

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Frosh, Britt, Brochin, Forehand, Gladden, Kelley, Munson, Pinsky, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Electric Industry - Local Aggregation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 43

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Lenett, Britt, Conway, Currie, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Kramer, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Maryland Assault Weapons Ban of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 54

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Britt, Colburn, Conway, DeGrange, Della, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kasemeyer, Klausmeier, Kramer, Madaleno, Middleton, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Health - General - Vaccine for Prevention of Cervical Cancer
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 61

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Brochin, Forehand, and Stone
      Entitled
      Evidence - Separate Act of Sexual Misconduct Involving a Minor - Admissibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 70

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 9

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Forehand, Kelley, and Stone
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study Identity Theft
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 91

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 501

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Britt, Currie, Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Clean Indoor Air Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 97

      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
      Senators Kramer, Forehand, Garagiola, Hogan, and Lenett
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Damascus Heritage Museum
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 104

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

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      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
    • SB 128

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 12

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Britt, Della, Forehand, Garagiola, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Zirkin, and Harris
      Entitled
      Education - Public Schools - Constitution Day and Citizenship Day and Civic Responsibility for Students
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 130

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 492

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Peters, Hogan, Britt, Forehand, Garagiola, Klausmeier, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, Madaleno, Robey, Munson, and Jones
      Entitled
      Public Safety - State Aid for Police Protection Fund - Municipal Sworn Officer Allocation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 132

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 312

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Britt, Conway, Forehand, Garagiola, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Raskin, Robey, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Education - Student Discipline - Review of Local Policies and Procedures
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 166

      Status as of April 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Referred to interim study

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Klausmeier, Colburn, Forehand, Greenip, Hooper, and Jacobs
      Entitled
      Public Institutions of Higher Education - Textbook Fairness Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 167

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kramer, Forehand, Garagiola, McFadden, Munson, and Muse
      Entitled
      Transportation Funding - Mass Transit Account
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 186

      Status as of January 29, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Brochin, Dyson, Forehand, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Mooney, Munson, Pinsky, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Solar Energy Grant Fund
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 187

      Status as of January 29, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Brochin, Colburn, Dyson, Forehand, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Mooney, Munson, Pinsky, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Solar Energy Grant Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 207

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Britt, Conway, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Healthy Maryland Initiative
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
    • SB 228

      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
      Senators Lenett, Garagiola, Forehand, Frosh, Hogan, Kramer, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Agriculture Activity Center Expansion
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 231

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hogan, Colburn, DeGrange, Della, Forehand, Garagiola, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Munson, Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Education - Funding Formula for Adult Education and Literacy Grants
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 250

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Takoma Park Community Learning Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 251

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 24

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Montgomery County - Pyramid Atlantic
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 259

      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
      Senators Frosh, Forehand, Garagiola, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Glen Echo Park
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 261

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 540

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Brinkley, Colburn, Conway, Forehand, Hogan, Hooper, Jacobs, Jones, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Mooney, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Task Force on Renewable Alternative Fuels
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • 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 290

      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
      Senators Madaleno, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Wheaton Multi-Service Youth Facility
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 291

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Madaleno, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Circle Manor
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 305

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 27

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kramer, Forehand, Garagiola, Hogan, Lenett, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Montgomery County - Odd Fellows Hall
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 329

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Colburn, DeGrange, Forehand, Haines, Harris, Hooper, Kittleman, Mooney, Munson, Muse, and Stone
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Possession of Child Pornography - Penalty
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 333

      Status as of April 6, 2007: Bill is in the House - Favorable with Amendments Economic Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Frosh, Forehand, Conway, Dyson, Britt, Colburn, Lenett, Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Commission on Maryland's Energy Future
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Economic Matters
    • SB 339

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 145

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Britt, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Currie, Della, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Hogan, Hooper, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Drug Treatment - Maryland State Drug and Alcohol Abuse Council - Study of the State's Approach to Drug Treatment
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 341

      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
      Senators Garagiola, Forehand, Frosh, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Woodstock Equestrian Park
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 342

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola and Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Poolesville Town Hall
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 343

      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
      Senators Garagiola, Forehand, Frosh, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Warren Historical Site - Loving Charity Hall
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 361

      Status as of April 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Lenett, Forehand, Britt, Colburn, Conway, Currie, Dyson, Edwards, Frosh, Haines, Hooper, Jones, Kelley, Madaleno, McFadden, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Cigarette Fire Safety Performance Standard and Firefighter Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 382

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, Haines, Jacobs, and Muse
      Entitled
      Civil Liability - AMBER Alert Dissemination - Immunity for Media and Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • 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 402

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hogan, Currie, Forehand, Kramer, Peters, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Municipal Corporations - Hotel Rental Tax
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 403

      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
      Senators Hogan and Forehand
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Adventist HealthCare
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 409

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pinsky, Britt, Brochin, Conway, Currie, Della, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Global Warming Solutions - Reductions in Greenhouse Gas Emissions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 423

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 554

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Madaleno, Britt, Colburn, Edwards, Forehand, Frosh, Jacobs, Kelley, Lenett, Munson, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Hogan
      Entitled
      Local Government - Street Lighting Equipment
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Economic Matters
    • 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
    • SB 465

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Colburn, Exum, Forehand, Middleton, Munson, Pinsky, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Motorized Wheelchairs and Scooters - Guidelines
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 467

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Gladden, Britt, Conway, Forehand, Frosh, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Protection and Disclosure of Information About Consumers Collected and Maintained by Merchants
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 475

      Status as of March 28, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pinsky, Britt, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Hogan, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Munson, Muse, Peters, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Task Force on the Policy and Funding Implications of Requiring Passage of the High School Assessment for Graduation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • 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 510

      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
      Senators Frosh, Forehand, Garagiola, Hogan, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Imagination Stage
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 533

      Status as of March 16, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Failed

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Gladden, Britt, Brochin, Frosh, Garagiola, Jacobs, and Forehand
      Entitled
      Divorce and Annulment - Removal of Barriers to Remarriage
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 542

      Status as of March 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Britt, Conway, Currie, Della, Forehand, Madaleno, Pugh, and Robey
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Visits After Diagnostic or Surgical Procedure Using Anesthesia - Coverage
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 547

      Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden, Britt, Conway, Dyson, Forehand, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Maryland Medical Assistance Program and Maryland Children's Health Program - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Forehand, Hogan, Lenett, McFadden, Raskin, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Jones, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Education - Relocatable Classrooms - Indoor Air Quality Standards
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 590

      Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Forehand, and Munson
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Security Lapses and Point Assessments - Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings and Budget and Taxation
    • SB 594

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Garagiola, Currie, Forehand, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Maryland Biomedical Product Development Fund
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
    • 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 633

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, Britt, Madaleno, and Pinsky
      Entitled
      Food Containing Artificial Trans Fat - Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance and Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 674

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 568

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pinsky, Britt, Della, Dyson, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Pugh, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Maryland Energy Efficiency Standards Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Finance House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 679

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, Jacobs, Kittleman, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Peters, Robey, Simonaire, Brochin, Haines, Mooney, and Stone
      Entitled
      Family Law - Denial of Paternity, Custody, and Visitation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 707

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hooper, Forehand, and Munson
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Consumer Access to Replacement Key Information
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • SB 726

      Status as of February 19, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Rosapepe, Britt, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Jones, Lenett, Peters, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Election Law - Maryland Student Voting Rights Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 739

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire, Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Della, Edwards, Forehand, Frosh, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Hooper, Jacobs, Jones, Kittleman, Kramer, Lenett, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Legislative Scholarships Integrity Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 774

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 190

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Britt, Currie, Exum, Forehand, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Cervical Cancer Committee - HPV Vaccine Subcommittee
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 809

      Status as of March 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Rosapepe, Britt, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Klausmeier, Kramer, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Tuition Cap and College Opportunity Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 823

      Status as of March 29, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Britt, Forehand, Madaleno, Muse, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Task Force to Promote Nonviolent and Peaceful Ways to Resolve Conflict
      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
    • SB 944

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Madaleno, Forehand, Lenett, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Health Insurance - Habilitative Services - Covered Persons
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • 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

    Committee Bills

    • SJ 9

      Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Forehand (Chair, Joint Committee on Federal Relations)
      Entitled
      Protection for Maryland Consumers from Abusive Credit Practices
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance