2008 Regular Session

Delegate Richard A. Sossi
District 36

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 119

    • HB 11

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Sossi
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Queen Anne's County - Hospice Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 13

      Status as of March 19, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Sossi, Aumann, Eckardt, Frank, Shewell, and Weir
      Entitled
      Landlord and Tenant - Commercial Retail Property - Common Area Maintenance Records
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 17

      Status as of April 8, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 12

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Sossi
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study the Boating Industry in Maryland
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 583

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Sossi, Aumann, Boteler, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Glenn, Haddaway, Jennings, Kach, Niemann, Norman, Shewell, Stocksdale, Walkup, and Weir
      Entitled
      Income Tax Credit - Visual Fire Alarm Systems
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 861

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Sossi, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Jennings, Kach, McComas, Smigiel, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Itemized Deductions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 868

      Status as of March 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Sossi, Bates, Elliott, George, McComas, Myers, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Motor Vehicles - Towing and Towed Vehicles - Procedures and Equipment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1364

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Sossi
      Entitled
      Medical Records - Disclosure - Blood Alcohol Concentration
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 1535

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Sossi, Smigiel, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Queen Anne's County - Chesterwye Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • HB 75

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 376

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, Dumais, Rosenberg, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barnes, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, Boteler, Burns, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, DeBoy, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Frush, George, Glenn, Haddaway, Healey, Heller, Holmes, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Lafferty, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McIntosh, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Murphy, Myers, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Walkup, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Juveniles - Arrests for Reportable Offenses - Expansion of Notification
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 76

      Status as of May 22, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 566

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barnes, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Benson, Boteler, Burns, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, DeBoy, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Frush, George, Glenn, Holmes, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Krebs, Lafferty, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McIntosh, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Schuh, Shank, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Walkup, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Furnishing an Alcoholic Beverage to Underage Individual - Penalty
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 111

      Status as of January 23, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Ali, Beidle, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Heller, Howard, Lafferty, Malone, Robinson, Sossi, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Malfunctioning Traffic Light Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 175

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Aumann, Bates, Boteler, G. Clagett, DeBoy, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Krebs, Lafferty, Manno, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Riley, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service Credit - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 185

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Frank, George, Impallaria, Kipke, McComas, Miller, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Parental Choice Scholarship Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 186

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Aumann, Frank, George, Impallaria, Kipke, McComas, Miller, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Great Schools Tax Credit Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 188

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Frank, George, Impallaria, Kipke, McComas, Miller, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Smart Start Scholarship Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 189

      Status as of January 30, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Beitzel, Boteler, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kullen, McComas, McConkey, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Wood
      Entitled
      State Property Tax - Homeowner's Property Tax Assessment Cap Reduction
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 193

      Status as of January 30, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kipke, Kullen, McComas, McConkey, Murphy, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Estate Tax - Family Property Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 196

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Pendergrass, F. Turner, Guzzone, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bromwell, G. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Gutierrez, Haddaway, Harrison, Hecht, Hucker, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Lee, Levi, Levy, Malone, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Riley, Rosenberg, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Taylor, Vaughn, Walker, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Computer Services
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 208

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 174

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Riley, Beitzel, Norman, James, Jennings, McComas, Smigiel, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Wild Pollinators Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 209

      Status as of April 5, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Riley, Beitzel, Norman, James, Jennings, McComas, and Sossi
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Weeks - Pollinator Week
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 252

      Status as of March 10, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates O'Donnell, Anderson, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Burns, G. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Gilchrist, Haddaway, James, Jennings, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Levy, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Murphy, Myers, Norman, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Child Protection from Predators Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 253

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Minority Leader and Delegates Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Computer Services
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 259

      Status as of February 19, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Smigiel, Aumann, Bates, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Jennings, Kach, Kipke, McComas, Norman, O'Donnell, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Required Disclosure of Social Security Number - Prohibited
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 275

      Status as of February 11, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Riley, James, Jennings, Norman, Smigiel, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Crimes - Violation of Restriction Against Possession of Regulated Firearm - Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 285

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 368

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kaiser, Anderson, Barkley, Branch, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Elmore, Frick, Frush, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Hubbard, Levi, McComas, Montgomery, Murphy, Robinson, Rosenberg, Shewell, Sossi, Stukes, Tarrant, F. Turner, Walker, Walkup, and Cardin
      Entitled
      Education - Truancy Rates - Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support Programs and Behavior Modification Programs
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 288

      Status as of March 21, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates George, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bromwell, Burns, G. Clagett, Conaway, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, Impallaria, James, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Levy, Love, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Rudolph, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Proof of Legal Presence Act of 2008
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 291

      Status as of February 25, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frank, Aumann, Bates, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, George, Haddaway, Jennings, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Love, McComas, McConkey, Miller, Morhaim, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Walkup, and Weir
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Period for Back-to-School Shopping
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 292

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Smigiel, Aumann, Kelly, Kramer, Krebs, McComas, Shewell, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Maryland False Claims Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary and Health and Government Operations
    • HB 306

      Status as of February 11, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Costa, George, Kipke, McConkey, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Handgun Permit Application Fee - Waiver for State Judges
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 315

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 165

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elmore, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Bartlett, Barve, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, Bobo, Boteler, Branch, Burns, Cane, Cardin, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Conway, DeBoy, Doory, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Feldman, Frank, Frick, Frush, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Glenn, Griffith, Haddaway, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Impallaria, Ivey, James, Jameson, Jennings, Jones, Kach, Kaiser, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kirk, Kramer, Krysiak, Kullen, Lee, Levi, Levy, Love, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McIntosh, McKee, Murphy, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Oaks, Olszewski, Ramirez, Rice, Robinson, Ross, Rudolph, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Simmons, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, V. Turner, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      State Designations - Smith Island Cake - State Dessert
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 326

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Impallaria, Jennings, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McDonough, Minnick, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Computer Services
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 345

      Status as of February 25, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Boteler, G. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Heller, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Love, McComas, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stocksdale, Walkup, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Period for Back-to-School Shopping
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 346

      Status as of February 25, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, DeBoy, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Bartlett, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bromwell, G. Clagett, Conaway, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Glenn, Heller, Holmes, Impallaria, James, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Levy, Love, Malone, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Myers, Niemann, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Family Law - Child Custody and Visitation - Military Deployment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 355

      Status as of January 30, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Eckardt, Aumann, Boteler, Carr, Elmore, Frank, Kipke, Lafferty, Manno, McComas, Norman, Oaks, Ramirez, Riley, Robinson, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, V. Turner, Vaughn, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credits - Expenditures Exempt from Preapproval
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 356

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, Elliott, Krebs, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Carroll County - Unsolicited Print Publications - Prohibition on Delivery
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 358

      Status as of May 22, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 659

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Miller, Ali, Aumann, Barve, Bates, Beitzel, Bobo, Boteler, Carr, Conway, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Jennings, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Love, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McHale, McIntosh, McKee, Morhaim, O'Donnell, Riley, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2008
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 369

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 121

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates McIntosh, Bobo, Busch, Cardin, V. Clagett, Holmes, Hubbard, Lafferty, Malone, Manno, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Sophocleus, Stein, Ali, Beidle, Carr, Frush, Glenn, Healey, Hucker, Sossi, and Weir
      Entitled
      Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays 2010 Trust Fund and Nonpoint Source Fund
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 370

      Status as of April 4, 2008: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegate Kramer and Delegates Jameson, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Branch, Bronrott, Busch, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Doory, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hammen, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Impallaria, Ivey, James, Jennings, Jones, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Krysiak, Kullen, Lee, Levi, Levy, Love, Malone, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McHale, McIntosh, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Murphy, Myers, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuh, Shank, Simmons, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stocksdale, Stull, Valderrama, Vaughn, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Statewide DNA Data Base System - Crimes of Violence and Burglary - Sample Collections on Charge
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 376

      Status as of April 3, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Morhaim, Bronrott, Barve, Conway, Hammen, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Beitzel, Bobo, Bohanan, Branch, Bromwell, Cardin, Carr, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Frick, Gaines, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, James, Jones, Kach, Kaiser, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Lee, Levy, Love, Manno, Mathias, McHale, McIntosh, Miller, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, Weldon, Pendergrass, Benson, Costa, Donoghue, Hubbard, Kipke, McDonough, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      High Performance Buildings Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations and Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 378

      Status as of February 18, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kipke, Ali, Bromwell, Costa, DeBoy, Eckardt, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hubbard, King, Krebs, Kullen, Love, Manno, McComas, McDonough, Montgomery, Murphy, Shewell, Smigiel, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of Animals and Aggravated Cruelty to Animals - Increased Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 411

      Status as of February 18, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates G. Clagett, Benson, DeBoy, Elmore, Haddaway, Hecht, Heller, Robinson, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Child Support Enforcement - Interception of Abandoned Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 419

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 202

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elliott, Ali, Bartlett, Beitzel, Bromwell, Cane, Costa, DeBoy, Frush, George, Norman, Hammen, Hecht, Hubbard, Impallaria, Kach, King, Kipke, Kirk, Krebs, Kullen, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Proctor, Reznik, Riley, Rudolph, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stukes, Stull, V. Turner, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, Benson, and Donoghue
      Entitled
      Pharmacy Benefits Managers - Registration
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Finance
    • HB 447

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Niemann, Ali, Beidle, Carr, Frush, Healey, Holmes, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Lafferty, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Fertilizer - Phosphorus Content Reduction
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 452

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 504

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Niemann, Holmes, Sossi, and Stein
      Entitled
      Landlord and Tenant - Summary Ejectment - Deceased Tenant
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 455

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Olszewski, Bromwell, DeBoy, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Frush, Guzzone, Ivey, James, Jennings, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, McKee, Minnick, Murphy, Rice, Riley, Rosenberg, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Sossi, Stein, Stukes, Walker, and Weir
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Brackets - Inflation Adjustment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 475

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Olszewski, Bromwell, Cardin, DeBoy, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Guzzone, Ivey, James, Jennings, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, McKee, Minnick, Murphy, Rice, Riley, Rosenberg, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Sossi, Stein, Stukes, Walker, and Weir
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Personal Exemptions - Inflation Adjustment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 506

      Status as of January 30, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Cane, Ali, Anderson, Benson, Braveboy, Burns, Carr, Conaway, Glenn, Harrison, Haynes, Holmes, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kirk, Levi, Love, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Rice, Robinson, Sossi, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, V. Turner, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic Programs
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 521

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates G. Clagett, DeBoy, Hecht, Sossi, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Specialty Fertilizers - "No Phosphorus Fertilizer"
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 522

      Status as of March 21, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates G. Clagett, Aumann, Barkley, Benson, Bohanan, Boteler, V. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Harrison, Healey, Hecht, James, Jones, Kach, Kipke, Levy, Love, Mathias, Minnick, O'Donnell, Proctor, Riley, Robinson, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, Stukes, F. Turner, V. Turner, Walkup, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Military Service Credit - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 543

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 277

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Stull, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Bobo, Bohanan, Boteler, Burns, Cane, G. Clagett, Conway, Davis, DeBoy, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hecht, Hucker, James, Jameson, Kullen, Levy, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, McIntosh, McKee, Miller, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Proctor, Riley, Rudolph, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stukes, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Maryland Dairy Farmer Emergency Trust Fund
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 549

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Love, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bromwell, Cane, V. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Donoghue, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Gaines, George, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Hucker, Impallaria, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kirk, Krebs, Krysiak, Kullen, Lafferty, Levy, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, McHale, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Mizeur, Montgomery, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Riley, Rudolph, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Walkup, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 556

      Status as of March 4, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates G. Clagett, Aumann, Barkley, Bohanan, Boteler, V. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Guzzone, Harrison, Healey, Jones, Kach, Kipke, Levy, Love, Mathias, Proctor, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Sossi, F. Turner, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Emergency Medical Services Board - Membership
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 564

      Status as of March 10, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McComas and Niemann (Task Force to Study Identity Theft) and Delegates Aumann, Beitzel, DeBoy, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Kaiser, Krebs, Levy, McConkey, Miller, Myers, Norman, Robinson, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Wood
      Entitled
      Identity Fraud - Prohibition of Unauthorized Skimming and Re-Encoding Devices
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 581

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 226

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Costa, Beidle, Bobo, V. Clagett, Glenn, Holmes, Hucker, King, Lafferty, Shewell, Sossi, Weir, Barnes, Busch, Dwyer, Frush, George, Love, McConkey, Pena-Melnyk, Schuh, and Sophocleus
      Entitled
      Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Authorized Uses of Fund
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 608

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 130

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kelly, Bartlett, Beidle, Beitzel, Conaway, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Jennings, Kipke, McComas, McDonough, McKee, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stull, Weldon, Hecht, Manno, Mathias, and Taylor
      Entitled
      Public Service Commission - Energy Efficiency and Conservation Programs and Services - Customer Notification and Report
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 612

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 281

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kullen, Elmore, Haddaway, Mathias, Smigiel, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Property Tax Credit - Commercial Waterfront Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 619

      Status as of February 25, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McDonough, Ali, DeBoy, Elliott, Impallaria, Kipke, Krebs, Riley, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Jessica's Law Part II - Truth in Sentencing
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 620

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McDonough, Ali, DeBoy, Impallaria, Kipke, Krebs, Riley, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Witness Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 621

      Status as of February 25, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McDonough, DeBoy, Elliott, Kipke, Krebs, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Truth in Sentencing Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 650

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Rudolph, James, Riley, Smigiel, Sossi, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - 4-H Animal Display Barn
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 682

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Niemann, Bohanan, Ali, Barkley, Barnes, Beidle, Benson, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Davis, Feldman, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Holmes, Hucker, Jones, Lafferty, Levy, Manno, McComas, McConkey, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Rosenberg, Ross, Shewell, Simmons, Sossi, Stein, Stull, V. Turner, and Vaughn
      Entitled
      Condominiums and Homeowners Associations - Foreclosures - Imposition of and Liability for Liens
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 696

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 372

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Hixson, Waldstreicher, Gutierrez, Hucker, Mizeur, Beidle, Bobo, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Frush, Glenn, Healey, Holmes, Lafferty, Malone, McIntosh, Niemann, O'Donnell, Norman, Shewell, Sossi, and Stein
      Entitled
      Farm-to-School Program - Activities and Promotional Events
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 729

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jameson, Lee, Ali, Barkley, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bronrott, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, DeBoy, Doory, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Haddaway, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kramer, Krebs, Krysiak, Kullen, Levy, Love, Malone, Mathias, McDonough, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Murphy, Myers, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Ross, Schuh, Shank, Sossi, Stein, Stocksdale, Stull, Vaughn, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Statewide DNA Database System - Sexual Offenses and Kidnapping - Sample Collection on Arrest
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 812

      Status as of February 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Proctor, Vallario, Anderson, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Bohanan, Boteler, Burns, Carter, Conaway, Conway, DeBoy, Donoghue, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Glenn, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Holmes, Hubbard, Ivey, James, Jameson, Jennings, King, Krebs, Krysiak, Kullen, Levi, Levy, Malone, Mathias, McHale, McIntosh, McKee, Minnick, O'Donnell, Oaks, Robinson, Shank, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Walker, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland Tax Credit
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 871

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Stifler, Bates, Bromwell, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Hecht, James, Jennings, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Schuler, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Tarrant, and Weir
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - University and College Textbooks
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 875

      Status as of April 5, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frick, Bronrott, Cardin, Kaiser, Levy, McComas, Montgomery, Morhaim, Pendergrass, Reznik, Rice, Ali, Beidle, Bobo, Boteler, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Frush, Glenn, Healey, Holmes, Hucker, Lafferty, Malone, McIntosh, Niemann, Norman, O'Donnell, Sossi, Stein, and Weir
      Entitled
      Vehicular Crossings - Use by Pedestrians and Bicycles - Authorization
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 886

      Status as of March 22, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McDonough, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, Malone, McComas, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      English Language - Formal Recognition
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 898

      Status as of February 12, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Cane (Chair, Task Force on Incentives for Agriculture) and Delegates Braveboy, Conway, Eckardt, Elmore, Haddaway, Haynes, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, Jennings, Mathias, Montgomery, Morhaim, O'Donnell, Rudolph, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Incentives for Agriculture Act of 2008
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters and Ways and Means
    • HB 910

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 300

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Reznik, Barkley, Burns, Dumais, Frick, Ivey, Kaiser, Robinson, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Health Care Providers - Disclosure of Medical Records - Children in Need of Assistance Proceedings
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 923

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 301

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elmore, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Cane, G. Clagett, Conway, Costa, Dumais, Eckardt, Frank, Frick, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Haddaway, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Jennings, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Levy, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, Murphy, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Rice, Schuh, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stukes, Stull, Walker, and Walkup
      Entitled
      State Board of Nursing - Temporary Licenses and Temporary Practice Letters - Extensions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 948

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Bartlett, Cane, Eckardt, Elmore, Mathias, McComas, Rudolph, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Foster Parents - Eligibility to Participate
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 955

      Status as of February 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Bates, Cane, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Mathias, McComas, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Rudolph, Schuh, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Foster Parents
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 958

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Weir, Aumann, Boteler, Hucker, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, Krebs, McDonough, Minnick, Olszewski, Schuler, Sossi, and Stein
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Registration Fees - Discount for Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 960

      Status as of February 12, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Weir, Boteler, Hucker, Jennings, Minnick, Olszewski, Sossi, and Stein
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Off-Highway Vehicles - Titling and Registration
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 996

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Boteler, Aumann, Frank, Impallaria, Kach, McDonough, Minnick, Niemann, Shewell, Sossi, Stein, Stull, and Weir
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Title Service Agents - Fees
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 999

      Status as of February 8, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Conaway, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Howard, James, Kipke, McComas, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1005

      Status as of April 8, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 107

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Mathias, Cane, Eckardt, Elmore, Haddaway, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Somerset County, Wicomico County, and Worcester County - School Buses - Length of Operation - Sunset Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1056

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 142

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates George, Beidle, Bobo, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Frush, Hucker, Lafferty, Niemann, Norman, Shewell, Sossi, Stein, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Environment - Water Management Administration - Wetlands and Waterways Program Fees
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1060

      Status as of March 25, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frank, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Conaway, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, George, Haddaway, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Impallaria, Kirk, and Robinson
      Entitled
      Victims of Crime - Burglary and Crimes of Violence - Civil Immunity
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1061

      Status as of February 6, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frank, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Bromwell, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, George, Haddaway, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, and Stull
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Denial of Permit to Carry Handgun - Return of Application Fee
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1092

      Status as of April 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Smigiel, Anderson, Aumann, Boteler, Carter, Conaway, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Kaiser, Kelly, Ramirez, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Consumer Protection - Telephone Calls from Debt Collectors and Telemarketers - Exception to Wiretapping Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1113

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 355

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Lee, McComas, and Niemann (Task Force to Study Identity Theft), and Delegates Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Beitzel, Benson, Bronrott, Carter, DeBoy, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Frick, George, Gutierrez, Howard, James, Jones, Kaiser, Kramer, Krebs, Kullen, Levy, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Montgomery, Myers, Norman, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Robinson, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Wood
      Entitled
      Identity Fraud - Prohibitions, Evidence, and Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1119

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 374

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Ali and Sossi
      Entitled
      Motor Vehicles - Towing and Towed Vehicles - Procedures and Equipment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1120

      Status as of February 8, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Gilchrist, Barkley, Barnes, Bates, Bohanan, Bromwell, Cardin, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Donoghue, Elmore, Frick, George, Hammen, Hixson, Hubbard, Impallaria, Ivey, James, Jameson, Jennings, Kaiser, Kipke, Krysiak, Kullen, Levy, Love, Malone, McHale, Murphy, Olszewski, Rice, Riley, Rudolph, Schuler, Sossi, Stein, Walkup, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Hometown Heroes Act of 2008 - Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services Personnel
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1127

      Status as of February 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Eckardt, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Boteler, Elliott, George, Kelly, King, McComas, McDonough, Murphy, Myers, Riley, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Transportation Trust Fund - Dedicated Highway Funds
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1128

      Status as of February 27, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Boteler, Bronrott, DeBoy, Donoghue, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Feldman, George, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kramer, Manno, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Montgomery, Murphy, Rice, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Transportation Trust Fund Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1130

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Impallaria, Dwyer, Eckardt, McDonough, Minnick, Schuh, Shewell, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Controlled Dangerous Substances - Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing - Revocation of License to Drive
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1160

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 385

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Malone, Ali, Aumann, Barve, Beidle, Boteler, Bromwell, Bronrott, Carr, V. Clagett, Doory, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Glenn, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hammen, Healey, Heller, Impallaria, Ivey, Jennings, Kach, Krysiak, Love, McHale, Miller, Mizeur, Montgomery, Norman, Riley, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, F. Turner, and Vaughn
      Entitled
      Maryland Quiet Vehicles and Pedestrian Safety Task Force
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1168

      Status as of April 8, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 39

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kramer, Aumann, Bromwell, Dwyer, Frank, Kach, Kelly, Kullen, McComas, McConkey, Myers, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Shank, Simmons, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stull
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Equipment on Motorcycles - Auxiliary Lighting
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1171

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 311

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Eckardt, Haddaway, Anderson, Bronrott, G. Clagett, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, McConkey, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, O'Donnell, Ross, Shank, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Crimes - Altering Results of Drug or Alcohol Screening Test - Synthetic Urine
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1189

      Status as of April 1, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Failed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Niemann, Beidle, Boteler, V. Clagett, Frush, Holmes, Krysiak, Lafferty, Malone, Norman, O'Donnell, Sossi, Stein, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Environment - Phosphorus - Dishwashing Detergent
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1197

      Status as of April 7, 2008: Bill is in the House - Favorable Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Walkup, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, McConkey, Smigiel, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Library Book Sales by Nonprofit Organizations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1203

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bromwell, Cane, Conaway, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, Harrison, Haynes, Impallaria, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kirk, Kramer, Kullen, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKee, Minnick, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Oaks, Ramirez, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Valderrama, Vaughn, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders - Exceptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1210

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 312

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bobo, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Howard, Hubbard, King, Kipke, Kramer, Manno, McComas, McConkey, Minnick, Montgomery, Myers, Norman, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Credit Cards - Student Applicants
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 1215

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Eckardt, Dwyer, Frank, George, King, Krebs, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Task Force to Study Task Forces, Commissions, Temporary or Ad Hoc Committees, and Related Panels
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 1231

      Status as of April 5, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Malone, Aumann, Bromwell, Dwyer, Frank, Kach, Kelly, Kullen, McComas, McConkey, Myers, O'Donnell, Shank, Sossi, Stull, Eckardt, Haddaway, Montgomery, and Shewell
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Failure to Yield Right-of-Way - Penalties for Death or Serious Bodily Injury
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1249

      Status as of February 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Smigiel, Dwyer, Frank, Kramer, McComas, McConkey, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Public Schools - Classes and Extracurricular Activities - Home-Schooled Students
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1250

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McComas, Aumann, Bates, DeBoy, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Krebs, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Administrative Procedure Act - Exemption - Death Penalty Protocols
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1256

      Status as of February 8, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bartlett, Bates, Bromwell, DeBoy, Elliott, George, Guzzone, James, Jennings, Kipke, McComas, McConkey, McHale, Minnick, Morhaim, Norman, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stull, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Homestead Property Tax Credit
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1260

      Status as of March 10, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Hucker, Ali, Aumann, Bobo, Cardin, Carr, V. Clagett, Frick, Gilchrist, Haddaway, Kullen, McComas, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Ross, Sossi, Stein, Taylor, F. Turner, Vallario, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Alcoholic Beverages - Direct Wine Shipper's License
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 1263

      Status as of March 12, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Aumann, Barkley, Boteler, Conaway, DeBoy, Eckardt, George, Haddaway, Kelly, Kullen, Miller, Myers, Robinson, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stukes, F. Turner, and Wood
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Emergency and Police Vehicle and Personnel Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1267

      Status as of April 5, 2008: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Haddaway (By Request) and Delegates Eckardt, Elmore, Sossi, and Walkup
      Entitled
      State Designations - Soybean - State Crop
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 1272

      Status as of March 10, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, George, Miller, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Disclosure of Education Records - Notice to Students and Parents
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1273

      Status as of March 17, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Bartlett, Bates, Cane, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Kirk, Krebs, McComas, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Oaks, Ross, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Taylor, and Valderrama
      Entitled
      Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services - Employees Serving as Members of County Governing Bodies
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1274

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 462

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Eckardt, Bates, Elmore, Feldman, George, Harrison, Hecht, Impallaria, Jennings, King, Kipke, Kirk, Krebs, Kullen, Manno, McComas, McHale, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety - Inspections - Antique Boilers or Pressure Vessels
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1293

      Status as of March 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jennings, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Frank, Haddaway, Krebs, McComas, Miller, Schuler, Sossi, and Stein
      Entitled
      Corporations and Associations - Filing Fees - Family Farms
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 1299

      Status as of February 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Miller, Bates, Boteler, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, King, McComas, McDonough, O'Donnell, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Stull
      Entitled
      Taxpayers' Bill of Rights
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1301

      Status as of May 13, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 467

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frick, McIntosh, Gutierrez, Waldstreicher, Carr, Ali, Barkley, Barve, Beidle, Benson, Bronrott, V. Clagett, Dumais, Feldman, Frush, Gilchrist, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Hucker, Kaiser, Kramer, Lee, Malone, Manno, McComas, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Reznik, Rice, Shewell, Simmons, Sossi, and Taylor
      Entitled
      The Jane E. Lawton Loan Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 1319

      Status as of April 1, 2008: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Hucker, Barve, Carr, Donoghue, Doory, Gilchrist, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Jennings, Kullen, McHale, McIntosh, Myers, Ross, Sossi, Taylor, F. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Weir, Bartlett, Elmore, Ivey, Kaiser, Rice, Serafini, and Stukes
      Entitled
      Expanded Early Childhood Education
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Senate Rules
    • HB 1345

      Status as of February 8, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Dwyer, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Burns, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland's Marriage Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1355

      Status as of March 20, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Dwyer, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Costa, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Love, McConkey, McDonough, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Election Law - Identification of Voters
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1358

      Status as of May 22, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 691

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Healey, Bobo, Boteler, Cane, Elliott, Frush, Heller, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Kaiser, Love, McKee, Nathan-Pulliam, Ross, Sossi, V. Clagett, Gaines, Krebs, McDonough, Montgomery, Pena-Melnyk, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      Artificial Tanning Devices - Protection of Minors
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 1367

      Status as of February 13, 2008: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Stull, Bartlett, G. Clagett, Elmore, George, Hecht, Kelly, McIntosh, Myers, Norman, Shank, Sossi, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Commercial Law - Below Cost Sales - Fluid Milk Products
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 1415

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Cane, Conway, Glenn, Mathias, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Economic Development - One Maryland Economic Development Tax Credits - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1423

      Status as of April 24, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 198

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Hecht, Barkley, Beidle, Cardin, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Howard, Kaiser, Lafferty, Lee, Niemann, Schuler, Shank, Sossi, Stull, Waldstreicher, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Water Resources - Groundwater Appropriation or Use - Priority Funding Areas
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1476

      Status as of May 22, 2008: Became Law - Chapter 643

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Holmes, Beidle, Cane, Frush, Hucker, Niemann, Ross, Shewell, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Industrialized Buildings - Exemptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1480

      Status as of March 3, 2008: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Boteler, Bromwell, Frank, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, McDonough, Minnick, Olszewski, Schuler, Shewell, Sossi, and Weir
      Entitled
      State Highway Administration - Snow Removal - Use of Farm Trucks
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1606

      Status as of March 21, 2008: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Smigiel and Sossi
      Entitled
      Cecil County - Office of Sheriff - Collective Bargaining
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1619

      Status as of March 18, 2008: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Donoghue, Eckardt, Elmore, James, Kelly, McComas, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Serafini, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stull, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Rural Broadband Communication Services - Railroads and Tributaries
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters