2007 Regular Session

Forms

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 56

  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 214

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 70

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Morhaim and Frush
    Entitled
    Health Care Decisions Act - "Patient's Plan of Care" Form - Renaming
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 263

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 16

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Kelly, McComas, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Child Support Enforcement - Child Support Payment Incentive Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Jury Selection and Service
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 354

    Status as of February 27, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Allegany County Delegation
    Entitled
    Income Tax Checkoff - Maryland Military Family Relief Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 436

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 565

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kaiser, Aumann, Barnes, Beidle, V. Clagett, Conway, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Healey, Hubbard, Lawton, Love, Mathias, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Riley, Ross, Simmons, Sophocleus, Waldstreicher, Walker, Bartlett, Barve, Cardin, Doory, Elmore, George, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Jennings, N. King, Krebs, McKee, Murphy, Olszewski, Rice, Stukes, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility Verification - Application
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 459

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 605

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    District Court - Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Sponsored By
    Delegate Rosenberg and the Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Anderson, Beidle, Branch, Bromwell, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, Doory, Dumais, Glenn, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Jones, Kach, Kirk, Krysiak, Lafferty, Lawton, Love, McHale, McIntosh, Oaks, Olszewski, Robinson, Schuler, Sophocleus, Stukes, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Ground Rents - Remedies for Nonpayment of Ground Rent
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 477

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Costa
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Small Group Market - Limited Health Benefit Plan - Modifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 502

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 289

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Stein and the Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Anderson, Beidle, Branch, Bromwell, Cardin, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, Doory, Dumais, Glenn, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Kach, Kirk, Krysiak, Lafferty, Lawton, Love, McIntosh, Oaks, Olszewski, Robinson, Sophocleus, Stukes, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Ground Rents - Notices Regarding Ground Leases on Residential Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 509

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 411

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Railroad Grade Crossings - Automated Enforcement Systems PG 320-07
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 515

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 612

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bromwell
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Credentialing Intermediaries and Uniform Credentialing Form
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 535

    Status as of February 27, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Dumais
    Entitled
    Catastrophic Health Emergencies - Quarantine Orders - Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Sponsored By
    Delegate Dumais
    Entitled
    State Department of Education and Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Student Surveys - Workgroup
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 729

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Weir, Aumann, Boteler, Holmes, Krebs, McConkey, Minnick, Sossi, and Stull
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Registration Fees - Discount for Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 734

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rudolph and Elliott
    Entitled
    Pharmacy Benefits Managers Regulation Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 747

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 343

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bronrott
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Warranty Adjustment Programs
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 781

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 183

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Hubbard
    Entitled
    Human Immunodeficiency Virus - Test Counseling and Informed Consent - Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 788

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 26

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Nathan-Pulliam, Benson, Cane, Conaway, Gaines, Glenn, Gutierrez, Kipke, Lee, Montgomery, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Collection of Racial and Ethnic Data - Nondiscrimination
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 795

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Healey, Gaines, and Ross
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Railroad Grade Crossings - Automated Enforcement Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 837

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 436

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McDonough, Impallaria, and Shewell
    Entitled
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Regulation of Nursing Homes - Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 853

    Status as of March 22, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Boteler, Bates, George, Impallaria, Kach, Krebs, McConkey, McKee, Miller, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, Stull, and Weir
    Entitled
    Family Education Tax Credit Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Sponsored By
    Delegates Anderson, Ali, Barnes, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Glenn, Hammen, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Kirk, Krysiak, Lee, Manno, Mizeur, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuler, Smigiel, Taylor, Vallario, Waldstreicher, and Walker
    Entitled
    Forensic Laboratories - Standards and Oversight
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations and Judiciary
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 917

    Status as of March 22, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Ali, Barkley, Bronrott, DeBoy, Dumais, Goldwater, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Hubbard, Impallaria, James, Jones, Kaiser, Krebs, Lawton, Manno, McComas, McDonough, Minnick, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Robinson, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Walkup
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Identity Fraud Victims - Judicial Determinations of Innocence and Victim Database
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 931

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kipke, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, V. Clagett, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Gaines, Hubbard, Ivey, Kach, J. King, Kullen, Love, McComas, Mizeur, Montgomery, Pena-Melnyk, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Identity Fraud - Victim - Expungement of False Criminal Record
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 961

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Vallario
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Power of Attorney Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 999

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate McConkey
    Entitled
    Real Property - Common Ownership Community Ombudsman
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1020

    Status as of April 9, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Oaks, Glenn, Hubbard, Morhaim, and Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Lead Poisoning Prevention Act of 2007
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1027

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 21

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Gilchrist, Beidle, Ivey, and Ross
    Entitled
    Real Property - Release of Mortgage, Deed of Trust, or Lien Instrument
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1068

    Status as of April 9, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Eckardt, Dwyer, Frank, George, Haddaway, McComas, Schuh, Shank, and Smigiel
    Entitled
    Consumer Health Open Insurance Coverage Act of 2007
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1179

    Status as of February 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Pendergrass
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Uniform Credentialing Form
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1279

    Status as of March 30, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Kach
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Public Health Plans - Education and Disclosure Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 9

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 306

    Sponsored By
    Senator Garagiola
    Entitled
    State Department of Education and Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Student Surveys - Workgroup
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 89

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Referred to interim study

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kelley, Britt, Haines, Klausmeier, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Rosapepe, Stone, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Certificate of Candidacy - Address Requirement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 142

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 13

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Jury Selection and Service
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 154

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

    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
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 185

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kelley, Colburn, Della, Hogan, Jones, Middleton, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Power of Attorney Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 220

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 20

    Sponsored By
    Senator Frosh
    Entitled
    Real Property - Release of Mortgage, Deed of Trust, or Lien Instrument
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 288

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kelley and Currie
    Entitled
    Real Property - Common Ownership Community Ombudsman
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 351

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 364

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Dyson
    Entitled
    Election Law - Miscellaneous Technical and Clarifying Corrections
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 396

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 398

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 288

    Sponsored By
    Senators Gladden, Della, Conway, McFadden, Pugh, Stone, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Ground Rents - Notices Regarding Ground Leases on Residential Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 522

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 564

    Sponsored By
    Senator Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility Verification - Application
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 544

    Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pinsky
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Railroad Crossings Cameras
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Sponsored By
    Senator Garagiola
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Credentialing Intermediaries and Uniform Credentialing Form
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Sponsored By
    Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    District Court - Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 595

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 119

    Sponsored By
    Senator Garagiola
    Entitled
    Electricity - Net Energy Metering - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Solar Energy
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 600

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 167

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kittleman
    Entitled
    Workers' Compensation Commission - Authorization for Release of Medical Information - Work-Related Injury or Occupational Disease
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 617

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin, Jacobs, and Munson
    Entitled
    Consumer Health Open Insurance Coverage Act of 2007
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 640

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 342

    Sponsored By
    Senator Raskin
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Warranty Adjustment Programs
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 654

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

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

    SB 677

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Klausmeier, Della, and Edwards
    Entitled
    Pharmacy Benefits Managers Regulation Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 746

    Status as of April 24, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 182

    Sponsored By
    Senator Conway
    Entitled
    Human Immunodeficiency Virus - Test Counseling and Informed Consent - Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 795

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Middleton
    Entitled
    Health Care Expansion Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 819

    Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Britt
    Entitled
    HIV and AIDS - Consent for Testing and Guidelines
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 933

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

    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