2009 Regular Session

Gifts

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 40

  • 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 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 170

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bobo, Bronrott, Dumais, Gilchrist, Hubbard, Kaiser, Murphy, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Campaign Finance - Affiliated Business Entities - Attributions of Contributions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 200

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 134

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Carter
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • 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
  • 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 789

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bohanan, Bartlett, Conway, and Olszewski
    Entitled
    Higher Education Funding Model for Maryland Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations and Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 847

    Status as of February 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate McDonough
    Entitled
    Charitable Organizations - Acceptance of Contributions from Terrorist Groups - Removal of Income Tax Exempt Status
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters and Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1064

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ramirez, Conaway, Hecht, Howard, James, Manno, McDonough, Robinson, Ross, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Donations for Classroom Libraries in Public Elementary Schools
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1067

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ramirez, Howard, James, McComas, McDonough, Montgomery, Robinson, Shewell, Taylor, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Donations for Libraries in Community Centers or Recreation Centers
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1170

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Simmons
    Entitled
    Election Law - Campaign Contributions by Persons Engaged in Gaming Activity in the State
    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 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 Legislation

    HB 1222

    Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Murphy, Beidle, Bohanan, Jameson, Kullen, Levy, and Wood
    Entitled
    Sales and Use Tax - Nonprofit Charitable Organizations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1250

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers, Distributors, and Factory Branches - Prohibited Acts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1259

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Proctor, Vallario, Anderson, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Bohanan, Boteler, Burns, Conaway, Conway, Davis, DeBoy, Donoghue, Doory, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Haddaway, Hammen, Haynes, Heller, Holmes, Hubbard, Ivey, Jameson, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, Krysiak, Levi, Malone, Mathias, McConkey, McHale, Minnick, Myers, O'Donnell, Robinson, Shank, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Walker, and Wood
    Entitled
    Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland Tax Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1313

    Status as of March 31, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Cardin
    Entitled
    Campaign Fundraising - Raffle Tickets and Cash Contributions - Limits
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1369

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 455

    Sponsored By
    Howard County Delegation
    Entitled
    Howard County Ethics Law - Application for Zoning Regulation Amendment Ho. Co. 12-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1398

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Ways and Means Committee (By Request - Departmental - Elections, State Board of)
    Entitled
    Election Law - Campaign Finance - Revisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1399

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 166

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Ways and Means Committee (By Request - Departmental - Housing and Community Development)
    Entitled
    Department of Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and Community Assistance Program - Individual Donor Eligibility - Tax Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1473

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 735

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Military)
    Entitled
    Military Department - Classification, Organization, and Authority
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1477

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

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
    Entitled
    Health - Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Advertising and Gifts to Health Care Providers - Reports
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • 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 8

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 157

    Status as of February 13, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Frosh, Brochin, Dyson, Lenett, Pinsky, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Campaign Finance - Affiliated Business Entities - Attribution of Contributions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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 230

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kasemeyer and Frosh
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 264

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 187

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Kelley, Exum, Klausmeier, Conway, Gladden, Jones, King, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, and Lenett
    Entitled
    State Employees - Collective Bargaining - Negotiations - "The Fair Share Act"
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 391

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Exum
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Council Member - Ethics Laws Governing Campaign Contributions, Participation, and Voting
    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 641

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kittleman and Brochin
    Entitled
    Ethics Reports - Meals or Receptions - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 668

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 747

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Forehand, and Stone
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers, Distributors, and Factory Branches - Prohibited Acts
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 715

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators DeGrange, Brinkley, Della, Dyson, Klausmeier, McFadden, Munson, Peters, Stoltzfus, and Stone
    Entitled
    Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland Tax Credit
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 846

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harris
    Entitled
    Election Law - Public Financing Act - Revisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 849

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Harrington and Pinsky
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study Restrictions on Campaign Contributions from Government Contractors
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 861

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Currie, Dyson, Kasemeyer, and Munson
    Entitled
    Higher Education Funding Model for Maryland Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation and Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 969

    Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Income Tax Subtraction Modification - Charitable Donations - Partial Interests in Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1073

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pipkin
    Entitled
    Public Financing Act - Declaration by General Assembly that the Act Is Operable and Viable
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs