2009 Regular Session

Comptroller

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 110

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 22

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate G. Clagett
    Entitled
    Child Support Enforcement - Interception of Abandoned Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 38

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Manno
    Entitled
    Maryland Bottled Gas Buying Group
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 77

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Miller and Rudolph
    Entitled
    Business Regulation - Motor Fuel - Below-Cost Sales - Enforcement
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 78

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Miller
    Entitled
    Business Regulation - Motor Fuel - Below Cost Sales
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 101

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

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 106

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates F. Turner, Bartlett, Barve, Beidle, Conway, Guzzone, Harrison, Hixson, Howard, King, Love, Manno, Miller, Mizeur, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Rice, Shewell, Stifler, Stukes, Taylor, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Notice to Apparent Owners
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 108

    Status as of April 13, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Feldman, Bartlett, Boteler, Cardin, Elmore, Doory, Frick, George, Gilchrist, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, Murphy, Myers, Olszewski, Rice, Ross, Stukes, F. Turner, and Walker
    Entitled
    Tax Amnesty Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 126

    Status as of February 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Beidle, Benson, Bohanan, Branch, Braveboy, Bronrott, Carr, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hammen, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Kirk, Krysiak, Kullen, Lee, Levy, Love, Malone, Minnick, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pendergrass, Reznik, Rice, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Simmons, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Gift Certificates - Balances - Presumption of Abandonment
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 166

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kullen, Bartlett, Beitzel, Bohanan, Bromwell, Cane, G. Clagett, Conway, DeBoy, Eckardt, Haddaway, Hecht, Jameson, Krebs, Levy, Mathias, Murphy, O'Donnell, Rudolph, Shewell, Stull, Weldon, and Wood
    Entitled
    Maryland Estate Tax - Exclusion for Qualified Agricultural Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 217

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 556

    Sponsored By
    Calvert County Delegation
    Entitled
    Calvert County - Alcoholic Beverages
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 238

    Status as of March 28, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Tarrant, Anderson, Bronrott, Burns, Cardin, Carr, Frick, Glenn, Holmes, Hucker, McHale, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Olszewski, Robinson, Ross, Schuh, Stukes, Taylor, Valderrama, and Walker
    Entitled
    Cigars - Sales of Less Than Four Per Package - Prohibited
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 263

    Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Braveboy
    Entitled
    Real Property - Common Ownership Community Ombudsman
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 304

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 308

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

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

    HB 309

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 313

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 337

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Doory, Frick, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, Murphy, Rice, Ross, and Stukes
    Entitled
    Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 377

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 62

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Feldman
    Entitled
    Business Regulation - Registration of Retail Service Station Dealers and Sale of Gasoline Products
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 423

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bronrott
    Entitled
    Motor Fuel Tax - Indexing
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 525

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Schuh
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Employer Contributions - Educators and Educational Staff
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 528

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ross, Barnes, Bronrott, Cardin, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Ivey, Kaiser, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Ramirez, Rice, Taylor, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Tobacco Tax - Tax Stamps
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 536

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Cardin
    Entitled
    Income Tax Exemption - Military Health Care Pensions - Health Care Workforce Shortage
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 591

    Status as of March 28, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kullen, O'Donnell, Proctor, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Calvert County - Winery Special Event Permits - Farmers' Markets
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 603

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 630

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Levi, Benson, Branch, Burns, DeBoy, Glenn, Howard, Ivey, Kach, Kirk, Lafferty, Montgomery, Proctor, Ross, Schuh, Schuler, Stukes, V. Turner, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
    Entitled
    Restore Respect at School Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 653

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 688

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Economic Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller)
    Entitled
    Fire Safety Performance Standard for Cigarettes - Sale or Distribution for Consumer Testing Under Controlled Settings
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 661

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ali and Bobo
    Entitled
    Special Session Campaign Finance Reform Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 665

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Bobo, Boteler, Cardin, Frick, George, Ivey, Myers, Olszewski, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Election Law - Audit of Election Results - Transparency in Election Administration
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 681

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Vaughn, Frush, Guzzone, Haddaway, Healey, Heller, Holmes, Impallaria, King, Love, Manno, Stifler, Taylor, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Business Regulation - Distribution of Tobacco Products
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 711

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Ivey, and McIntosh
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Healthy Improvement and Disease Prevention Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 747

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Barkley
    Entitled
    Motor Fuel Tax - Adjustments
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 749

    Status as of March 20, 2009: Bill is in the House - Referred to interim study

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Beitzel
    Entitled
    Wind-Powered Electric Generating Facilities - Decommissioning and Restoration - Surcharge, Bond or Other Security, and Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 753

    Status as of March 20, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Beitzel
    Entitled
    Electric Generating Facility Decommissioning and Restoration - Surcharge or Bond or Other Security - Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 783

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 419

    Sponsored By
    Delegates James, Bohanan, and Gaines
    Entitled
    Transfer Tax - Program Open Space Bonds - Land and Easement Acquisition
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Sponsored By
    Delegate Heller (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Delegates Elmore, Howard, and Levy
    Entitled
    State Debt - Annuity Bond Fund - Payment of Fiscal Agents
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 810

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 422

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Heller (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Delegates Elmore, Howard, and Levy
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Mandatory Income Tax Return Preparer Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 812

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Heller (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds) and Delegates Elmore, Howard, and Levy
    Entitled
    Data Warehouse - Agency Data Sharing
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 819

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 833

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 156

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Montgomery County - Winery Special Event Permits - Montgomery County Agricultural Fair MC 928-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 860

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Hammen
    Entitled
    Healthy Maryland Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 866

    Status as of April 13, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Holmes, Barkley, Beidle, McConkey, Niemann, and Sophocleus
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverages - Issuance, Renewal, and Transfer of Licenses and Permits - Payment of State and Local Taxes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 883

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 594

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Olszewski, Aumann, Beidle, Boteler, Cardin, Frank, Guzzone, Howard, Ivey, Kach, Lafferty, McDonough, Minnick, Riley, Sophocleus, and Weir
    Entitled
    Income Tax Refund - Direct Deposit - Multiple Accounts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 896

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rosenberg, Mizeur, and Murphy
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Earned Income Tax Credit - Noncustodial Parent
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 908

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Griffith, Bohanan, Cardin, G. Clagett, Doory, George, Guzzone, Ivey, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Rice, Ross, Stukes, F. Turner, and Walker
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Film Production Activity Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means and Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 951

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hubbard, Ali, Anderson, Benson, Bobo, Bronrott, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haynes, Hucker, Kirk, Manno, Oaks, Ross, F. Turner, and V. Turner
    Entitled
    Health Care Affordability Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 970

    Status as of April 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Favorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Winery Special Event Permits - Farmers' Markets PG 310-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1046

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Schuh
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Local Employer Contributions - Educators and Educational Staff
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1061

    Status as of April 9, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Second Reading Passed

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Mizeur, Barkley, Bobo, Bronrott, Carr, Dumais, Glenn, Healey, Hecht, Manno, and Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Earned Income Credit Information Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1070

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Davis
    Entitled
    Labor and Employment - Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1083

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Schuh and V. Clagett
    Entitled
    Environment - On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1125

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Bronrott, Dumais, Glenn, Hecht, Hucker, Montgomery, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Income Tax Credit - Nanobiotechnology Investment Incentives
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1160

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Gutierrez, Ali, Barkley, Carter, V. Clagett, Dumais, Gilchrist, Hecht, Hucker, Ivey, Kirk, Krysiak, Lee, Montgomery, Pena-Melnyk, Robinson, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverage Tax - Increase and Distribution of Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1179

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 445

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Hixson, Olszewski, and Ross
    Entitled
    Election Law - Early Voting
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1182

    Status as of February 19, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-assigned Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Hixson
    Entitled
    Communications Services - Taxation and Regulation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means and Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1188

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Gilchrist, Hixson, Ivey, and Kaiser
    Entitled
    Tax Incentives and Benefits - Credits and Subtraction Modifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1209

    Status as of February 25, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Howard and Cardin
    Entitled
    Tax Compliance and Administration Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1236

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Rudolph
    Entitled
    Maryland Energy Administration - Clean Energy Loan Payment Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters and Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1244

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Ross
    Entitled
    Corporate Income Tax - Rate Reduction and Reform
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1262

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hucker, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barnes, Bartlett, Beidle, Bobo, Bohanan, Branch, Cardin, Carr, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, Costa, Donoghue, Dumais, Dwyer, Elmore, Feldman, Frick, Frush, George, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Haddaway, Hecht, Heller, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, Kach, Kaiser, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Lee, Malone, Manno, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Robinson, Ross, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Simmons, Sossi, Stein, Stull, Tarrant, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Waldstreicher, Walkup, Weir, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverages - Direct Wine Shipper's License
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1295

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Mizeur
    Entitled
    Kids First Coverage Incentive Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations and Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1328

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Bromwell, Lafferty, Morhaim, Olszewski, Schuler, and Stein
    Entitled
    Baltimore County - Income Tax - Biotechnology Investment Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1331

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 628

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Conway
    Entitled
    Community Development Administration - Local Government Infrastructure Financing Program - Capital Reserve Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1353

    Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Cardin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the General Assembly
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1379

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hubbard, Barnes, V. Clagett, Frush, and Wood
    Entitled
    Biomass and Biofuels - In-State Production Incentives
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1423

    Status as of April 3, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bromwell
    Entitled
    Public Utilities - Unclaimed Funds - Energy Assistance
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1527

    Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Walker, Ross, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverages - Party Promoter's License
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 6

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harrington
    Entitled
    Income Tax Checkoff System - Health Care Coverage Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 64

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 353

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller)
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverage Tax - Assessment and Appeals - Tax Procedures and Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 92

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 364

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller)
    Entitled
    Motor Carriers - Identification Markers - Forged Documents - Criminal Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 93

    Status as of April 8, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Senate Conference Committee Appointed

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller)
    Entitled
    Motor Fuel Taxes - Special Fuel User - Biodiesel Fuel
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller) and Senator Jones (Chair, Joint Committee on the Management of Public Funds)
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Mandatory Income Tax Return Preparer Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 147

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kelley
    Entitled
    Real Property - Common Ownership Community Ombudsman
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 156

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 202

    Sponsored By
    Senator Frosh
    Entitled
    Maryland Estate Tax - Filing of Returns
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 162

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 205

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Comptroller)
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverages - Resident Dealer's Permit
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 166

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 249

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 258

    Status as of February 18, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 272

    Status as of March 24, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Failed

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Frosh, Harrington, Lenett, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, and Forehand
    Entitled
    Maryland False Health Claims Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 275

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

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Higher Education - Higher Education Investment Fund - Funding
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 277

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 500

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Robey, Forehand, Klausmeier, and Peters
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems - Statewide Authorization and Use in Highway Work Zones
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 338

    Status as of February 4, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Astle, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Glassman, Greenip, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Kelley, King, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Alcoholic Beverages - Direct Wine Shipper's License
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 392

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 61

    Sponsored By
    Senator Exum
    Entitled
    Business Regulation - Registration of Retail Service Station Dealers and Sale of Gasoline Products
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 407

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Miller and Dyson
    Entitled
    Calvert County - Winery Special Event Permits - Farmers' Markets
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 418

    Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pugh, Conway, Exum, Harrington, King, Lenett, Peters, Rosapepe, and Stone
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Gift Certificates - Balances - Presumption of Abandonment
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 491

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Garagiola, Currie, Exum, Forehand, Jones, King, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Tobacco Tax - Tax Stamps
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 515

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Middleton
    Entitled
    Healthy Maryland Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 517

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 518

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 555

    Sponsored By
    Senators Miller and Dyson
    Entitled
    Calvert County - Alcoholic Beverages
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 552

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 555

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 577

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Garagiola, Currie, Exum, Forehand, Harrington, Jones, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Stone, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Maryland Covers All Children Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 595

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kasemeyer
    Entitled
    Election Law - Audit of Election Results - Transparency in Election Administration
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 596

    Status as of February 27, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kasemeyer, Brinkley, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Edwards, Garagiola, Jones, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Kramer, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Munson, Peters, Pugh, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Film Production Activity Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 603

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pinsky, Frosh, Harrington, Madaleno, Raskin, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Corporate Income Tax - Rate Reduction and Reform
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 622

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators King, Currie, DeGrange, Kasemeyer, Kramer, Madaleno, Peters, Robey, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 648

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin and Brinkley
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Employer Contributions - Educators and Educational Staff
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 663

    Status as of March 25, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Recommit to Committee Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pinsky
    Entitled
    Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the General Assembly
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 691

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Middleton, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, Currie, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Garagiola, Glassman, Jacobs, Kelley, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Kramer, Madaleno, Mooney, Munson, Pipkin, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Stoltzfus
    Entitled
    Maryland Estate Tax - Payment Deferral for Qualified Agricultural Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 697

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 698

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 593

    Sponsored By
    Senators Klausmeier, Colburn, Middleton, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Income Tax Refund - Direct Deposit - Multiple Accounts
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 710

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Miller
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Local Employer Contributions - Educators and Educational Staff
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 745

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kasemeyer
    Entitled
    Interest Rate on Tax Deficiencies and Refunds
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 772

    Status as of April 9, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Edwards
    Entitled
    Electric Generating Facility Decommissioning and Restoration - Surcharge or Bond or Other Security - Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 773

    Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Edwards
    Entitled
    Wind-Powered Electric Generating Facilities - Decommissioning and Restoration - Surcharge, Bond or Other Security, and Fund
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 813

    Status as of February 26, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Jones
    Entitled
    Health Care Affordability Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance and Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 909

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 188

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Kelley, Raskin, Currie, Forehand, Gladden, Harrington, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Rosapepe, and Stone
    Entitled
    Workplace Fraud Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 912

    Status as of April 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Conway, Pugh, Astle, Currie, Della, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Peters, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Labor and Employment - Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 931

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 627

    Sponsored By
    Senator Currie
    Entitled
    Community Development Administration - Local Government Infrastructure Financing Program - Capital Reserve Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 977

    Status as of April 9, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Mooney and Colburn
    Entitled
    State Lottery - Unanticipated Revenues - Public School Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1046

    Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Klausmeier
    Entitled
    Public Utilities - Unclaimed Funds - Energy Assistance
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance