2009 Regular Session

Speaker, The

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 42

    • HB 196

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker
      Entitled
      Judicial Compensation Commission
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HJ 2

      Status as of January 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker
      Entitled
      Judicial Compensation Commission - Recommendations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • HB 314

      Status as of April 7, 2009: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Rudolph and the Speaker (By Request - Administration)
      Entitled
      Maryland Environmental Service - Energy Generation Projects
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters and Environmental Matters Senate: Finance and Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 315

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 171

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Barve and the Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barkley, Barnes, Beidle, Benson, Bobo, Branch, Bronrott, Cane, Cardin, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Healey, Hecht, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Kramer, Lafferty, Lee, Levi, Levy, Malone, Manno, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Reznik, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuler, Stein, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Braveboy, Burns, Davis, Glenn, Harrison, Jameson, Kirk, Love, Mathias, McHale, and Rudolph
      Entitled
      Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters and Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 316

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Rosenberg and the Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Anderson, Barnes, Benson, Bobo, Branch, Burns, Cane, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, Dumais, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Jones, Kaiser, Kirk, Krysiak, Lafferty, Lee, Love, Manno, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Robinson, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Vaughn
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary

    Administration Bills

    • HB 100

      Status as of April 13, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 484

      Became Law per Maryland Constitution
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
      Entitled
      Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2010)
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 101

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 487

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
      Entitled
      Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 102

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 485

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2009, the Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loans of 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Jones, Manno, Montgomery, and Taylor
      Entitled
      Financial Institutions - Mortgage Lenders and Mortgage Loan Originators
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 293

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais, Bronrott, Ali, Lafferty, Waldstreicher, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Beidle, Bohanan, Boteler, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Frush, Haddaway, Heller, Holmes, Jameson, Jennings, Kaiser, Kramer, Krebs, Lee, Levy, McComas, Manno, Mathias, Morhaim, Murphy, Myers, Niemann, Norman, O'Donnell, Reznik, Riley, Robinson, Ross, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Walkup, Weldon, and Wood
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Repeated Drunk and Drugged Driving Offenses - Suspension of License
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Senate Rules
    • HB 294

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 177

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barve, Beidle, Benson, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Healey, Hecht, Howard, Hucker, Lafferty, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Manno, Glenn, and Stein
      Entitled
      Smart, Green, and Growing - Local Government Planning - Planning Visions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 295

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 179

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Lafferty, Ali, Barve, Beidle, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Gaines, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, and Niemann
      Entitled
      Smart, Green, and Growing - Annual Report - Smart Growth Goals, Measures, and Indicators and Implementation of Planning Visions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 296

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 489

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Barnes, Bronrott, Doory, Dumais, Frick, Guzzone, Lee, Rosenberg, and Vaughn
      Entitled
      Family Law - Protective Orders - Surrender of Firearms
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 297

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 181

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barve, Beidle, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Lafferty, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Manno, Bobo, Glenn, and Stein
      Entitled
      Smart, Green, and Growing - Smart and Sustainable Growth Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 298

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

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Jones, G. Clagett, DeBoy, Hucker, Glenn, Valderrama, Barkley, Benson, Frush, Gaines, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Harrison, Heller, Hixson, Kirk, Lee, Levi, Levy, Malone, McHale, Robinson, Ross, Schuler, Stukes, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      State Employees - Collective Bargaining - Negotiations - "The Fair Share Act"
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 299

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 499

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais, Bronrott, Lafferty, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Criminal Law - Alcoholic Beverages - Underage Individuals - Prohibitions and Penalties
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 300

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 182

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Hixson, Howard, Cardin, F. Turner, V. Clagett, Gaines, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Ross, Stein, and Manno
      Entitled
      Tax Increment Financing and Special Taxing Districts - Transit-Oriented Development
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 301

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 495

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais, Bronrott, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Drunk and Drugged Driving - Probation Before Judgment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 302

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 491

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Barnes, Bronrott, Doory, Dumais, Frick, Guzzone, Lee, Levi, Rosenberg, Vaughn, and Hecht
      Entitled
      Family Law - Temporary Protective Orders - Surrender of Firearms
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 303

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 185

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates McIntosh, Malone, Bronrott, Ali, Frank, George, Hucker, Lafferty, Montgomery, Waldstreicher, Beidle, Cane, Glenn, Holmes, Niemann, Serafini, Shewell, Stein, and Stull
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Teen Driver Safety
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 304

      Status as of February 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barve, Braveboy, Bronrott, Frush, Griffith, Holmes, Hubbard, Ivey, James, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Rosenberg, F. Turner, V. Turner, and Vaughn
      Entitled
      Maryland False Health Claims Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary and Appropriations
    • HB 305

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 498

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais, Bronrott, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Alcohol Restriction on Driver's License - Penalties for Violations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 306

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 502

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Kaiser, Ali, Barkley, Bartlett, Branch, Braveboy, Carr, Davis, Dumais, Frick, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hammen, Hixson, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, King, Kramer, Kullen, Lafferty, Lee, Levi, Love, Manno, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Ramirez, Rice, Ross, Rudolph, Smigiel, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 307

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

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais and Bronrott
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Testing of Drivers Involved in Fatal or Life-Threatening Accidents
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 308

      Status as of February 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
      Entitled
      Higher Education - Higher Education Investment Fund - Funding
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations and Ways and Means
    • HB 309

      Status as of April 8, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Doory, Ross, F. Turner, Branch, Carr, Haynes, Kelly, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, Rosenberg, Vaughn, and Manno
      Entitled
      Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 310

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 6

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Feldman, Harrison, Jones, Manno, and Taylor
      Entitled
      Unemployment Insurance - Eligibility - Part-Time Work
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 311

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 493

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Barnes, Feldman, Frick, Lee, Hixson, Rosenberg, Hucker, Mizeur, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barve, Benson, Bobo, Braveboy, Bronrott, Cane, Dumais, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Hecht, Hubbard, Ivey, Kaiser, Lafferty, Manno, McIntosh, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Smigiel, Stukes, Taylor, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Weldon
      Entitled
      Freedom of Association and Assembly Protection Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 312

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 174

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barnes, Beidle, Bronrott, Carr, V. Clagett, Frush, Glenn, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hucker, Lafferty, Lee, Malone, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Stein, Stukes, Valderrama, Cane, O'Donnell, Sossi, and Weir
      Entitled
      Aquaculture - Shellfish - Leasing
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 313

      Status as of January 30, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates McIntosh, Hucker, Bronrott, Glenn, and Manno
      Entitled
      Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems - Statewide Authorization and Use in Highway Work Zones
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters
    • HB 317

      Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 504

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Kramer, Ali, Barkley, Barnes, Bobo, Bronrott, Conaway, Dumais, Dwyer, Frank, Heller, Hucker, Jennings, Kaiser, Kelly, Lee, Levi, Manno, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Niemann, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Rosenberg, Rudolph, Schuler, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Taylor, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Aumann, Bartlett, Beidle, Boteler, Carr, DeBoy, George, Glenn, Hecht, Jameson, Kach, Krebs, Levy, Love, Minnick, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Riley, Robinson, Serafini, Shank, Stocksdale, Stull, F. Turner, Walkup, and Weir
      Entitled
      Silver Alert Program - Establishment
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 819

      Status as of April 1, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Glenn, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Beidle, Benson, Bobo, Bohanan, Branch, Braveboy, Bromwell, Bronrott, Burns, Cane, Cardin, Carr, Carter, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Doory, Dumais, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, James, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Kirk, Kramer, Kullen, Lafferty, Lee, Levi, Love, Malone, Manno, McConkey, McHale, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Proctor, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuler, Stein, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Workplace Fraud Act of 2009
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Finance
    • HB 1578

      Status as of April 8, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Oaks and Rosenberg
      Entitled
      Pimlico and Laurel Park Racetracks, Bowie Race Course Training Center, and Preakness Stakes - State Purchase or Condemnation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters

    Committee Bills

    • HB 51

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 120

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services - Code Revision)
      Entitled
      Human Relations
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 52

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 121

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services - Code Revision)
      Entitled
      Human Relations - Cross-References and Corrections
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 53

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 366

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services - Code Revision)
      Entitled
      Human Relations - Substantive Modifications
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 54

      Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 367

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services - Code Revision)
      Entitled
      Human Relations - Civil Actions - Unlawful Employment Practices
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services)
      Entitled
      State Board of Well Drillers - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 60

      Status as of January 21, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services)
      Entitled
      Maryland Horse Racing Act - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 61

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 122

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services)
      Entitled
      State Athletic Commission - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 62

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 123

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services)
      Entitled
      State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 71

      Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 124

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      The Speaker (By Request - Department of Legislative Services)
      Entitled
      Department of Legislative Services - Technical Changes
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: House Rules and Executive Nominations Senate: Senate Rules