2009 Regular Session

Delegate Gail H. Bates
District 9A

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 64

    • HB 599

      Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Barkley, Boteler, McComas, Miller, Myers, Robinson, Shewell, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Andrew's Law
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 602

      Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Boteler, George, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Shewell, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Smart Start Scholarship Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 603

      Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, George, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Shewell, and Sossi
      Entitled
      Great Preschools Tax Credit Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 621

      Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, George, Krebs, Miller, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, and Wood
      Entitled
      Procurement - Prevailing Wage Rate Law - Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 622

      Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Boteler, Eckardt, Krebs, McComas, Miller, Sophocleus, Sossi, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Emergency and Police Vehicle and Personnel Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 669

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, George, Holmes, Kipke, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Economic Stimulus Act - Expensing of Business Property and Bonus Depreciation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • HB 7

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 8

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Norman, Riley, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bobo, Boteler, Branch, Bromwell, Cane, Carter, G. Clagett, Conaway, Costa, DeBoy, Donoghue, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Glenn, Haddaway, Hecht, Holmes, Hucker, Impallaria, James, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Malone, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Murphy, Myers, Niemann, O'Donnell, Oaks, Olszewski, Ramirez, Robinson, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, F. Turner, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      State Government - Flags - Made in USA
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 139

      Status as of January 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bates, Dwyer, Eckardt, Frank, George, Haddaway, King, Miller, Norman, Riley, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Transportation Trust Fund - Dedicated Highway Funds
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 140

      Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Feldman, Aumann, Bates, Dwyer, Eckardt, Frank, George, Haddaway, Hecht, King, Kramer, Miller, Norman, Reznik, Riley, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Transportation Trust Fund Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 156

      Status as of January 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Frank, George, Haddaway, Howard, Miller, Norman, Olszewski, Riley, Schuh, Shewell, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      State Property Tax - Homeowner's Property Tax Assessment Cap Reduction
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 157

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, George, Haddaway, Howard, Miller, Riley, Schuh, Sossi, Stifler, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Maryland Death Taxes - Family Property Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 158

      Status as of January 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Krebs, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Frank, George, Haddaway, Howard, Miller, Norman, Riley, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Fairness in Taxation for Retirees Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 186

      Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shewell, Schuh, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Carr, Dwyer, Eckardt, George, Impallaria, Kach, Krebs, Kullen, Love, Manno, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Riley, Serafini, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Weir
      Entitled
      Real Property - Condemnation Proceedings - Valuation of Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 191

      Status as of January 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Aumann, Barkley, Bates, Boteler, Braveboy, Carter, G. Clagett, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Gaines, George, Griffith, Haddaway, Holmes, Howard, James, Jennings, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Love, McComas, McDonough, McHale, Minnick, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Robinson, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stocksdale, Stukes, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service Credit - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 195

      Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates George, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Bromwell, Burns, Cane, G. Clagett, Conaway, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, Impallaria, James, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Levy, Love, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Proof of Lawful Presence Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 226

      Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Beitzel, Bates, Boteler, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, McComas, Miller, Myers, Norman, Riley, Serafini, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, and Stull
      Entitled
      State Capital Projects - High Performance Buildings - Green Globe Rating
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations and Appropriations
    • HB 232

      Status as of February 24, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McConkey, Bartlett, Bates, Boteler, Cane, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Holmes, Kramer, McComas, Minnick, Norman, Shewell, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, Stull, and Weir
      Entitled
      Credit Regulation - Mortgage Lending - Borrower's Ability to Repay Loan
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 243

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 610

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Eckardt, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Cane, Dwyer, Elmore, Frank, George, Hecht, Jennings, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Manno, Mathias, McComas, Montgomery, Murphy, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Taylor, F. Turner, Walkup, Wood, McDonough, Pena-Melnyk, and Nathan-Pulliam
      Entitled
      Milk Products - Pilot Farmstead Cheese Program - Repeal of Sunset
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Finance
    • HB 244

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 64

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Kaiser (Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families) and Delegates Bates, Benson, Eckardt, Frush, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hubbard, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Sossi, Stocksdale, Bartlett, Barve, Boteler, Cardin, Doory, Elmore, Frick, George, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Myers, Murphy, Olszewski, Rice, Ross, Shank, Stukes, F. Turner, and Walker
      Entitled
      Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families - Repeal of Sunset
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 270

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Haddaway, Eckardt, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Elmore, Frank, George, Kipke, Mathias, McComas, Murphy, Myers, O'Donnell, Serafini, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      State Boat Act - Excise Tax - Computation of Trade-In Value
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 278

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frank, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, George, Haddaway, Jennings, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, Miller, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Election Law - Special Election to Fill Vacancy in the Office of United States Senator
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 327

      Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Beitzel, Bates, Elliott, Elmore, Jennings, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, Miller, Myers, Norman, Riley, Shank, Shewell, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Natural Resources - Black Bear Damage - Funds for Reimbursement
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 332

      Status as of March 6, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Frank, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Conaway, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, Kirk, Kramer, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Robinson, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Anderson
      Entitled
      Victims of Crime - Burglary and Crimes of Violence - Civil Immunity
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 385

      Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Kaiser, Bates, Bronrott, Carr, Frick, Gutierrez, Holmes, Reznik, Taylor, V. Turner, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Insurance - In Vitro Fertilization Benefit - Definition of Successful Pregnancy
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 410

      Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Robinson, Bates, Boteler, Braveboy, Conaway, Dwyer, Glenn, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Kirk, Levi, Oaks, Stukes, Tarrant, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      Minority Business Enterprise Program - Eligibility
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 421

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Miller, Bates, Costa, Dwyer, Elmore, George, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, O'Donnell, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Taxpayers' Bill of Rights
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 428

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elliott, Bates, Boteler, Bromwell, Eckardt, Haddaway, Healey, Impallaria, King, Kipke, Krebs, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, Minnick, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Robinson, Schuh, Shewell, Stocksdale, Stull, Weir, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Property Tax - Semiannual Payment Schedule - Small Business Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 430

      Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elliott, Bartlett, Bates, Boteler, McComas, Myers, Shewell, Sossi, Stull, F. Turner, Walkup, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Single Registration Plate
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 437

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Elliott, Bartlett, Bates, Boteler, Krebs, McComas, Montgomery, Myers, Riley, Shewell, Sossi, Stukes, Stull, F. Turner, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Bicycles, Mopeds, and Motor Scooters - Minors - Protective Headgear
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 446

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 674

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Conway, Haynes, Heller, James, Levi, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Board of Trustees - Attendance and Educational Training
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 448

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 393

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Conway, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Investments
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 458

      Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Carr, Ali, Barkley, Bates, and Sossi
      Entitled
      State Highway Administration - Posting of Traffic Accident and Incident Information on Website
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 459

      Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McConkey, Barkley, Bates, V. Clagett, Dumais, George, and Kipke
      Entitled
      Election Law - Polling Places in Privately Owned or Leased Buildings - Rules and Regulations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Conway, Heller, James, Levy, Bohanan, Eckardt, Gutierrez, Haynes, Jones, Mizeur, Robinson, and Schuh
      Entitled
      State Retirement Agency - Monitoring of Telephone Calls - Quality Assurance
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 470

      Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Riley, James, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, DeBoy, Dwyer, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Impallaria, Jennings, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Repeal of Finding Requirement
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 472

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates O'Donnell, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Presidential Elections - Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote - Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 473

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 396

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Bates, Branch, Conway, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Participating Governmental Units
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 475

      Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates O'Donnell, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weldon, Bobo, and V. Clagett
      Entitled
      Ethics - Executive Branch - Lobbying by Former Officials
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Senate Rules
    • HB 486

      Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Miller, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Costa, Dwyer, Frank, George, Impallaria, Jennings, King, Kipke, McComas, McDonough, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Stull, and Wood
      Entitled
      Counties and Municipal Corporations - "Sanctuary Laws" for Illegal Aliens - Prohibition
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 491

      Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Aumann, Bates, Bobo, Boteler, Branch, Conway, Eckardt, Gaines, Gutierrez, Haynes, Howard, Jones, Levy, Robinson, Sophocleus, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Easements - Inspection Requirements
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 600

      Status as of March 24, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Beitzel, Anderson, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Bromwell, G. Clagett, Dwyer, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Haynes, Jameson, Jennings, Kaiser, Kelly, King, Kipke, Krebs, Krysiak, Lee, Levy, Love, Mathias, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Serafini, Sophocleus, Stukes, Stull, V. Turner, and Weldon
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Month - Young Heroes Month
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 640

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 149

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Barnes, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Bates, Benson, Bobo, Boteler, Braveboy, Bronrott, Burns, Cardin, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Feldman, Griffith, Harrison, Healey, Hecht, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Jameson, King, Kullen, Levi, McDonough, Montgomery, Norman, Oaks, Olszewski, Proctor, Ramirez, Rice, Robinson, Ross, Schuh, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Stukes, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Walker, and Walkup
      Entitled
      Residential Property in Foreclosure - Notification to a County or Municipal Corporation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 684

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Schuh, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Norman, O'Donnell, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Maryland Taxpayer Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 685

      Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Kaiser (Joint Committee on Children, Youth, and Families) and Delegates Bates, Benson, Eckardt, Frush, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hubbard, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Family Law - Maryland Quality Ratings and Improvement System for Child Care Programs
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 710

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 608

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Aumann, Anderson, Barkley, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Branch, G. Clagett, Conaway, Conway, Costa, DeBoy, Eckardt, Frank, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Haddaway, Haynes, James, Jennings, Kach, Krebs, Lafferty, Levy, Malone, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, McHale, Minnick, Morhaim, Olszewski, Robinson, Rudolph, Schuh, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program - Alterations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations and Ways and Means Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 735

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 690

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jones, G. Clagett, Bronrott, Aumann, Bates, DeBoy, Stocksdale, Bohanan, Gaines, Sophocleus, and Guzzone
      Entitled
      State Personnel - At-Will Employment - Reforms and Reports
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Finance
    • HB 751

      Status as of February 11, 2009: 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, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hucker, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Jones, Kach, Kaiser, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Levi, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Riley, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Military Retirement Income
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 752

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Love, Aumann, Bates, Beidle, Bohanan, Boteler, V. Clagett, Costa, Donoghue, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hucker, Impallaria, James, Jones, Kach, Kipke, Kramer, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Minnick, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Riley, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, F. Turner, Weir, and Wood
      Entitled
      Income Tax - U.S. Government Employees' Foreign Earned Income
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 768

      Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates George, Bates, Elliott, Frank, King, Krebs, Norman, Schuh, Sossi, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Spending Affordability Process - Forecasted Deficit - Spending Limits
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 787

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 519

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Malone, Beitzel, Cane, DeBoy, Mathias, Rudolph, Aumann, Bates, Bohanan, Branch, G. Clagett, Gaines, Guzzone, Jones, Proctor, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, and Wood
      Entitled
      Emergency Responders - Death Benefits and Funeral Expenses
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 845

      Status as of April 8, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Carter, Ali, Anderson, Barnes, Bates, Braveboy, Burns, Dumais, Gutierrez, Hixson, Ivey, Jameson, Kullen, Lee, Manno, McComas, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, Riley, Ross, Stukes, Taylor, V. Turner, Vallario, Waldstreicher, Bartlett, Elmore, Frick, Howard, Murphy, Rice, and Walker
      Entitled
      Education - Tween/Teen Dating Violence
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means and Judiciary Senate: Senate Rules
    • HB 910

      Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McComas, Riley, Bartlett, Bates, Elmore, George, James, Jameson, Kipke, Kullen, McConkey, Myers, Norman, Serafini, Sossi, Stull, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Maryland Strategic Energy Investment Fund - Energy Efficiency and Conservation Programs - Seniors
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 913

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Dwyer, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland's Marriage Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 925

      Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Dwyer, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Burns, Costa, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      Maryland Personhood Amendment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 936

      Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Serafini, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Costa, Donoghue, Dwyer, Eckardt, George, Haddaway, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Stukes, Stull, Walker, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Education - Public Schools - Student Speech on Religious Issues
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 975

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 703

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Conway, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service Credit - Clarification and Simplification
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Conway, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Compliance with Federal Tax Provisions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 1191

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 85

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Bates, Branch, Eckardt, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, and Krebs
      Entitled
      Local Government - Deposits of Unexpended or Surplus Money
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 1246

      Status as of February 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shank, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Carter, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Glenn, Haddaway, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, Myers, Norman, Schuh, Serafini, Shewell, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Waldstreicher, Walkup, and Wood
      Entitled
      Protection of Children from Online Predators Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 1248

      Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shank, Bates, Beitzel, Cane, Conway, Eckardt, Elmore, Haddaway, Krebs, Manno, Mathias, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Rudolph, Serafini, Shewell, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Taylor, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Nutrient Management Plans - Confidentiality
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 1259

      Status as of February 16, 2009: 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, Conaway, Conway, Davis, DeBoy, Donoghue, Doory, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Haddaway, Hammen, Haynes, Heller, Holmes, Hubbard, Ivey, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, Krysiak, Levi, Malone, Mathias, McConkey, McHale, Minnick, Myers, O'Donnell, Robinson, Shank, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Walker, and Wood
      Entitled
      Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland Tax Credit
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1459

      Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shank, Bates, Feldman, Frick, Haddaway, Rice, and Stocksdale
      Entitled
      Election Law - E-Mail Newsletters
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1461

      Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Shank and Bates
      Entitled
      Maryland Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 1519

      Status as of March 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates McComas, Bartlett, Bates, Impallaria, James, McDonough, Miller, Norman, Riley, Stifler, and Stull
      Entitled
      Property Taxes - Computer-Assisted Mass Appraisal System - Performance Audit
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means