2007 Regular Session

Senator Verna L. Jones
District 44

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 91

    • SB 69

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 518

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Conway, Exum, Gladden, and Kelley
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study Prison Violence in Maryland
      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 76

      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 Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - St. Agnes HealthCare
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 253

      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 Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Dorothy M. Higgins Community Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 328

      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 Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Bon Secours Hospital
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 415

      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 Jones, Currie, Kasemeyer, Madaleno, Munson, Peters, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Walters Art Museum
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 416

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Britt, Conway, Currie, Exum, Gladden, McFadden, Muse, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Institutions of Higher Education - Plans for Programs of Cultural Diversity
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Appropriations
    • 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 543

      Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 39

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Britt, Conway, Currie, Exum, Gladden, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Rosapepe, Garagiola, Brochin, Frosh, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      2007 Darfur Protection Act - Divestiture from the Republic of Sudan
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • 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 614

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

      Failed Legislation
      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
    • SB 910

      Status as of March 9, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones
      Entitled
      University of Maryland Medical System - Minority Business Enterprise Procurement Activities
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 911

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Referred to interim study

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones
      Entitled
      Higher Education - University of Maryland Medical System - Subject to State Access to Public Records Law
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 963

      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 Jones, Conway, Gladden, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - The Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial Project
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 978

      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 Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Family Cultural Enrichment Community Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 1023

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Seton Keough High School Science Lab
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation

    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 29

      Status as of April 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Refuses to Recede

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Exum, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, McFadden, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic Programs
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • 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 51

      Status as of January 17, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Frosh, Britt, Brochin, Conway, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Maryland Clean Cars Act 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 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 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 103

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 111

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Frosh, Britt, Brochin, Conway, Garagiola, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Maryland Clean Cars Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 106

      Status as of March 22, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 1

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Della and the President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Conway, Frosh, Gladden, Jones, McFadden, Miller, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Real Property - Ground Rents - Prohibition on Creation of Reversionary Interests in Residential Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Currie, Frosh, Hogan, Middleton, Miller, Rosapepe, DeGrange, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kramer, Madaleno, McFadden, Peters, and Robey
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Tuition Affordability Act of 2007
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 109

      Status as of January 24, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Currie and the President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Hogan, Jones, Miller, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Education - Geographic Cost of Education Index - Funding
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 131

      Status as of January 31, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Conway, Jones, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Real Property - Foreclosure - Posting of Notice
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 133

      Status as of March 8, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Britt, Conway, DeGrange, Jones, Lenett, McFadden, Muse, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Education - Student Suspension - In-School Requirement
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 156

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 131

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Colburn, Conway, Exum, Hooper, Jacobs, Jones, Miller, Mooney, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Insurers - Third Party Claimants - Notice of Payment to Claimant's Attorney
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Conway, Exum, Frosh, Hooper, Jones, Muse, Pugh, Raskin, and Stone
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Eyewitness Identification - Written Policies
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 185

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Colburn, Della, Hogan, Jones, Middleton, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Maryland Uniform Power of Attorney Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 192

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 529

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Britt, Currie, Exum, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, McFadden, Muse, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Procurement - Commercial Nondiscrimination Policy - Modifications
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 193

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Britt, Currie, Della, Exum, Gladden, Jones, Kelley, McFadden, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Custodial Interrogation - Electronic Recordation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 211

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Gladden, Britt, Conway, Exum, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Raskin
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 214

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 535

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Colburn, Harris, Jacobs, Jones, Middleton, Munson, Pugh, and Stone
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Unauthorized Possession of Contraband - Place of Confinement
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • 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 240

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 301

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Exum, Conway, Currie, Gladden, Jones, Muse, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Month - Black History Month
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • 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 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
    • 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
    • SB 330

      Status as of March 19, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Britt, Conway, Currie, Hogan, Jones, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study System Variables that Impact Student Achievement in Underperforming Public Schools
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • 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 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 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 396

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 286

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Gladden, Della, Conway, Jones, McFadden, Pugh, Frosh, and Stone
      Entitled
      Ground Rents - Remedies for Nonpayment of Ground Rent
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • 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 419

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 552

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Madaleno, Brinkley, Currie, DeGrange, Hogan, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kramer, McFadden, Munson, Peters, Robey, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income for Commissioned Officers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 422

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Madaleno, Britt, Jones, and Pinsky
      Entitled
      Alcoholic Beverage Tax - Special Fund for Addiction and Treatment Services
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 438

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 556

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Pugh (By Request) and Senators Conway, Della, Jones, Kasemeyer, McFadden, and Garagiola
      Entitled
      Maryland Transit Administration - Continuation of Passenger Railroad Service on Amtrak and CSX Lines
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 439

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Pugh (By Request) and Senators Della, Jones, Kasemeyer, McFadden, and Stone
      Entitled
      Maryland Transit Administration - Baltimore Metropolitan Transit District Advisory Council
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 461

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 332

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Britt, Brochin, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Raskin, and Robey
      Entitled
      Labor and Employment - Maryland Workforce Investment Act - Transit Service for Low-Income Individuals
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • Sponsored By
      Senator Pugh (By Request) and Senators Della, Dyson, Jones, Kasemeyer, McFadden, Raskin, and Stone
      Entitled
      Maryland Transit Administration - Public Hearings
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 464

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Britt, Colburn, Exum, Gladden, Harris, Jones, McFadden, Middleton, and Muse
      Entitled
      Correctional Services - Inmates - Mandatory Health Testing
      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 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 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 546

      Status as of April 2, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Second Reading Failed

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pinsky, Britt, Conway, Currie, Frosh, Gladden, Jones, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Peters, Raskin, Robey, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the General Assembly
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • 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 574

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Jones, Madaleno, McFadden, and Munson
      Entitled
      Correctional Officers' Retirement System - Membership
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 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 629

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Lenett, Britt, Jones, Madaleno, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Health - Prohibition Against Smoking in Vehicle Containing Minor Passenger
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • SB 644

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      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
    • SB 658

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Jones, Madaleno, McFadden, Munson, and Robey
      Entitled
      Local Police Protection - Funding Restoration
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 659

      Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden and Jones
      Entitled
      Baltimore City - Sheriff's Office - Personnel and Salaries
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 663

      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 McFadden and Jones
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Clarence H. "Du" Burns Memorial
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 665

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden, DeGrange, Jones, Madaleno, Munson, and Robey
      Entitled
      Correctional Officers' Retirement System - Retirement Allowance
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 691

      Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kasemeyer, Hogan, Jones, McFadden, Munson, Peters, Robey, Zirkin, and Madaleno
      Entitled
      Primary and Secondary Education - School Facilities - Aging Schools Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 696

      Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 570

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Britt, Della, Jones, Madaleno, and Pinsky
      Entitled
      Crimes - Leaving Dogs Outside and Unattended by Use of Restraints - Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 708

      Status as of April 6, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden, Gladden, Jones, and Miller
      Entitled
      Election Law - County Offices or Baltimore City Municipal Offices - Election Dates
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • SB 722

      Status as of April 1, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Della, Jones, McFadden, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Baltimore City - Sheriff's Office and Police Department - Compensation - Study and Report
      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 780

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 355

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Currie, DeGrange, Hogan, Kasemeyer, Kramer, Munson, Jones, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Postretirement Health Benefits Trust Fund - Clarification
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 782

      Status as of April 6, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Conway, Jones, McFadden, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Partially Elected Board - Straw Ballot
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • 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 851

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 359

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Lenett, Colburn, Dyson, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Middleton, Britt, DeGrange, Hooper, Jones, and McFadden
      Entitled
      Physicians - Unauthorized Practice of Medicine - Penalty
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 934

      Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Lenett, Britt, Conway, Jones, Muse, Pugh, Robey, and Rosapepe
      Entitled
      Housing - Discrimination Based on Source of Income - Prohibitions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Senate Rules
    • SB 938

      Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 206

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Hooper, Colburn, Harris, Jones, and Middleton
      Entitled
      Public Health - Injury Reports - Workgroup
      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
    • SJ 6

      Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Joint Resolution 1

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Exum, Britt, Conway, Frosh, Gladden, Jones, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, and Pugh
      Entitled
      Slavery in Maryland
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: House Rules and Executive Nominations