2009 Regular Session

Senator Larry E. Haines
District 5

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 53

    • SB 8

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 9

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Insurance - Unfair and Deceptive Practices - Limit on Offer, Promise, or Gift of Valuable Consideration Not Specified in a Contract or Policy
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 48

      Status as of January 21, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Property Tax - Exempt Property of Charitable Organizations
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 52

      Status as of January 21, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Property Tax - Exemptions - Application Deadline - Real Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 53

      Status as of April 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Use of Firearm in the Commission of a Crime of Violence or a Felony
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 362

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 536

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Agricultural Land Preservation Easements - Residential Uses
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 363

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Haines and Glassman
      Entitled
      Homestead Property Tax Credit - Applications - Use of Social Security Numbers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 781

      Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Alcohol and Drug Treatment - Commitment of Defendant - Crime of Violence
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 782

      Status as of February 25, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Homestead Property Tax Credit for Housing Units in Independent Living Retirement Communities
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 783

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Driving While Under the Influence of Drugs or Controlled Dangerous Substances
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 899

      Status as of April 2, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Haines
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Driver Improvement Programs - Deduction of Accumulated Points
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • SB 27

      Status as of January 14, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Greenip, Haines, Harris, Munson, Pipkin, Kittleman, Colburn, Glassman, and Edwards
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Drivers' Licensing of Illegal Aliens - Restrictions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 44

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 506

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Peters, Harris, Astle, Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harrington, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Mooney, Munson, Muse, Pinsky, Pipkin, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans' Organizations
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 59

      Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Departmental - Human Resources) and Senators Brochin, Forehand, Haines, Jacobs, Mooney, Muse, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Child Abuse and Neglect - Disclosure of Information
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 151

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 201

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Mooney, Haines, Jacobs, Kittleman, Munson, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Hate Crimes - Prohibitions and Protected Classes - Expansion to Homeless Persons and Groups and Gender
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 181

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 41

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator McFadden (By Request - Baltimore City Administration) and Senators Brochin, Forehand, Gladden, Haines, Jacobs, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Restrictions on Pretrial Release - Offenses Involving Firearms - Repeat Offenders
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 192

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 218

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Brinkley, Currie, Dyson, Haines, and Robey
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Fraudulent Conversion of Rental Property
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 216

      Status as of April 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire, Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Della, Edwards, Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Lenett, Madaleno, Mooney, Muse, Peters, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stoltzfus, Stone, Garagiola, Jones, Kramer, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Pipkin, Pugh, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Day - Young Heroes Day
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 249

      Status as of January 28, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      Data Warehouse - Agency Data Sharing
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 259

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 494

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Senators Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, Brochin, Haines, Jacobs, Mooney, Muse, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Drunk and Drugged Driving - Probation Before Judgment
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 301

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Glassman, Astle, Colburn, Garagiola, Haines, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Lenett, Mooney, Peters, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Property Tax - Notice of Assessment - Appeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 303

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 503

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kramer, Astle, Madaleno, Robey, Rosapepe, Frosh, Gladden, Brochin, Forehand, Haines, Jacobs, Muse, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Silver Alert Program - Establishment
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 304

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 236

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kramer, DeGrange, Forehand, Glassman, Haines, Middleton, Muse, and Stone
      Entitled
      Crimes - Financial Exploitation of Elderly - Penalty
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 369

      Status as of April 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Greenip, Brinkley, Brochin, Pipkin, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Simonaire, Haines, and Mooney
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Proof of Lawful Presence Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 420

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, Mooney, Munson, Muse, Pipkin, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Victims of Crime - Burglary and Crimes of Violence - Civil Immunity
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 422

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Mooney, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Child Protection from Predators Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 424

      Status as of February 3, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Haines, Mooney, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Crimes - Commission of Vehicular Manslaughter While Driver's License or Privilege Is Suspended or Revoked - Mandatory Minimum Sentence
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 447

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 542

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Muse, Frosh, Haines, Mooney, Peters, Raskin, Stone, Brochin, Forehand, Gladden, Jacobs, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Public Safety - SWAT Team Activation and Deployment - Reports
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 457

      Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      State Government - Maryland Tort Claims Act - Malice or Gross Negligence
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      State Treasurer - Local Government Units - Local Debt Policies
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 485

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Mooney, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Edwards, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Middleton, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Federal Flight Deck Officers
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 517

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 273

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      State Debt - Annuity Bond Fund - Payment of Fiscal Agents
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 550

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 557

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators King, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Exum, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Jones, Kelley, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stoltzfus, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Online Child Safety Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 552

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 277

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators DeGrange, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Conway, Currie, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Tax Amnesty Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Ways and Means
    • SB 555

      Status as of April 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Passed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Middleton, Brinkley, Colburn, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Exum, Garagiola, Glassman, Haines, Harrington, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Miller, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Robey, Stoltzfus, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Biomass and Biofuels - In-State Production Incentives
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance and Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 556

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 558

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jones, Miller, Brinkley, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      State Funding Accountability Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 579

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 81

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      State Checks - Electronic Publication of Payee Names
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations
    • SB 610

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      State Treasury - Permissible Investments of State Money
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 620

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 573

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire, Greenip, Haines, Jacobs, Mooney, Stone, and Forehand
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Hearing on Motion for Revision, Modification, or Reduction of Sentence or Disposition - Appearance of Victim or Victim's Representative
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 623

      Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Dyson, Edwards, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Kittleman, Kramer, Middleton, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Agriculture - Nutrient Management Plans - Confidentiality
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 634

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 88

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Pugh, Glassman, Haines, Klausmeier, and Stone
      Entitled
      Professional Corporations - Professional Services - Multiple Professions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Economic Matters
    • SB 640

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kittleman, Colburn, Haines, and Jacobs
      Entitled
      Family Law - Rights of Foster Parents
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 647

      Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Greenip, Colburn, Haines, Harris, Jacobs, Mooney, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      Maryland's Marriage Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 675

      Status as of March 12, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Greenip, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Edwards, Glassman, Haines, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, Mooney, Pipkin, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Maryland Death Taxes - Family Property Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 684

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 301

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kramer, Astle, DeGrange, Della, Forehand, Jones, Kelley, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, Pinsky, Pugh, Robey, Rosapepe, Zirkin, Brochin, Haines, Jacobs, Raskin, Muse, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Senior Investment Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Economic Matters
    • SB 697

      Status as of April 2, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators McFadden, Astle, Della, Haines, Kelley, Middleton, Muse, and Robey
      Entitled
      Business Regulation - Distribution of Tobacco Products
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance and Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 747

      Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Harris, Kittleman, Jacobs, Brinkley, Colburn, Edwards, Glassman, Greenip, Haines, Mooney, Munson, Pipkin, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
      Entitled
      Maryland Taxpayer Protection Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 766

      Status as of April 6, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Astle, Dyson, Edwards, Haines, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, and Stone
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders - Exceptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 784

      Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Astle, Dyson, Gladden, Glassman, Haines, Harris, Klausmeier, Kramer, and Mooney
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Motorcycle at a Red Signal - Affirmative Defense
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 811

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 611

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Muse, Frosh, Gladden, Brochin, Forehand, Haines, Jacobs, Mooney, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Domestic Violence - Duration of Protective Order - Subsequent Act of Abuse
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 844

      Status as of April 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Middleton, McFadden, Pipkin, Rosapepe, Brochin, Conway, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Haines, Harrington, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Raskin, Simonaire, Stone, and Zirkin
      Entitled
      Public Service Commission - New Electric Generation Facilities - Rate Regulation and Contracts
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance House: Economic Matters
    • SB 883

      Status as of April 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Passed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Dyson, Brinkley, Colburn, Edwards, Exum, Forehand, Glassman, Haines, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Jones, Kasemeyer, Klausmeier, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Pipkin, Pugh, Robey, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, and Stone
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Days - Firemen and Rescue Workers Memorial Service
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 1060

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 649

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Senators Currie, Forehand, and Haines
      Entitled
      General Obligation Bonds - Method of Sale by Board of Public Works
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation House: Appropriations