2009 Regular Session

Senator Bryan W. Simonaire
District 31

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 51

    • SB 189

      Status as of March 25, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - School Buses and Former School Buses - Seat Belts
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 195

      Status as of February 24, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire and Greenip
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County - Ultrasound Options
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • 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 217

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 226

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Natural Resources - Tree Services - Advertising
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 298

      Status as of February 19, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County - Property Tax - Payment Deferral
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 299

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 531

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Child Custody and Visitation - Relocation of Child
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 308

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

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Historical Freetown Renovation
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • SB 385

      Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships - Qualifications
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • SB 408

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 258

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire, Brochin, Colburn, Forehand, Gladden, Harrington, Lenett, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Stone
      Entitled
      Environment - Water Pollution Control - Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Environmental Matters
    • SB 409

      Status as of March 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Anne Arundel County Public Schools - Office Discipline Referrals - Accountability Policy
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • SB 495

      Status as of March 3, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Budget and Taxation

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      State Government - Legislative Furlough Enabling Act
      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 922

      Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Simonaire, Astle, DeGrange, and Greenip
      Entitled
      Bay Restoration Fund - Septic Systems - Nitrogen Removal Projects
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • 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 99

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 510

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Simonaire, Jacobs, and Kramer
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Possession of Child Pornography - Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 150

      Status as of March 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Astle, Colburn, Currie, Della, Garagiola, Glassman, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Lenett, Muse, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Maryland Uniform Power of Attorney Act - Loretta's Law
      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
    • Sponsored By
      Senator McFadden (By Request - Baltimore City Administration) and Senator Simonaire
      Entitled
      Commercial Real Property - Action to Abate Drug Nuisance - Prior Notice Requirement
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • 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 193

      Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Kelley, Conway, Exum, Garagiola, Harrington, Klausmeier, Pugh, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Commission on the Monitoring of Guardians of Disabled Adults
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • SB 218

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 524

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Frosh, Brochin, Forehand, Garagiola, Jacobs, Mooney, Raskin, Stone, Muse, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Offender Registry - Minors
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 257

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 501

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Astle, Colburn, Dyson, Edwards, Forehand, Garagiola, Lenett, Peters, Robey, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Ways and Means
    • 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 266

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 492

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Frosh, Lenett, Brochin, Forehand, Gladden, Muse, Raskin, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Freedom of Association and Assembly Protection Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 284

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Peters, Colburn, DeGrange, Edwards, Garagiola, Glassman, Greenip, Harrington, Jacobs, Kasemeyer, King, Klausmeier, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Zirkin, and Munson
      Entitled
      Income Tax - Military Retirement Income
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • 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 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 370

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 249

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Stone, Conway, Dyson, Gladden, Klausmeier, Kramer, Munson, Muse, Peters, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Maryland Quiet Vehicles and Pedestrian Safety Task Force - Reconstitution
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Environmental Matters
    • 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 442

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Forehand, Greenip, Kittleman, Mooney, Munson, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Umbilical Cord Blood Banking - Educational Publication
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Finance
    • 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 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 522

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Forehand, Conway, Garagiola, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, Jacobs, Mooney, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Domestic Violence - Violation of Protective Order - Arrest
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • 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 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 601

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 563

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Zirkin, Brochin, Forehand, Gladden, Mooney, Muse, Raskin, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Domestic Violence - Temporary Protective Orders - Extension
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 613

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 567

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Senators Gladden, Brochin, Conway, Dyson, Kramer, Madaleno, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pipkin, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stone, Zirkin, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      CINA, Guardianship, Adoption, Custody, and Visitation - Disability of Parent, Guardian, Custodian, or Party
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • SB 643

      Status as of April 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Brochin, Klausmeier, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Estates - Disqualification of Persons Convicted of Unlawfully Obtaining Property from Vulnerable Adults
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: Judiciary
    • 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 717

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Greenip, Colburn, Harris, Jacobs, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Middleton, Munson, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, and Stone
      Entitled
      Disease Prevention - Cancer Reports - Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs House: Health and Government Operations
    • SB 735

      Status as of April 3, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Senators Raskin, Forehand, Jacobs, Madaleno, Mooney, Robey, and Simonaire
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Mandatory Use of Ignition Interlock System
      Committee
      Assignments
      Senate: Judicial Proceedings House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • 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 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