2009 Regular Session

Petitions

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 47

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 40

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Smigiel
    Entitled
    Maryland Constitution - Laws Making an Appropriation Made Subject to Petition Referendum
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 312

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

    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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 366

    Status as of April 3, 2009: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rosenberg, Anderson, Braveboy, Carter, Dumais, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Petition for Writ of Actual Innocence - Newly Discovered Evidence
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 422

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 672

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Shewell, DeBoy, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Beidle, Beitzel, Bohanan, Boteler, Branch, Bromwell, Bronrott, Burns, Cane, Carr, G. Clagett, Conway, Costa, Davis, Donoghue, Dumais, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Glenn, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hecht, Heller, Holmes, Impallaria, James, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Lee, Levy, Love, Malone, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McHale, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Morhaim, Norman, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Robinson, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Serafini, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stocksdale, Stull, Tarrant, F. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Walker, Walkup, Weir, Weldon, and Wood
    Entitled
    Family Law - Child Custody and Visitation - Military Duty
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 497

    Status as of March 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons and Kramer
    Entitled
    Maryland Power of Attorney Form and Oversight Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 589

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ivey, Ali, Cardin, Gilchrist, Ramirez, Rice, Ross, Walker, Howard, Stukes, Kaiser, Barve, Hixson, Elmore, Myers, Murphy, Frick, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Election Law - Change of Party Affiliation and Nomination by Petition - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 593

    Status as of April 4, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dumais, Bronrott, Feldman, Frick, Lee, and Rice
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Offender Registry - Minors
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 597

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 262

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Benson and V. Turner
    Entitled
    State Board of Physicians - Polysomnographic Technologists - Education and Licensing Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 636

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Levi, Anderson, Barnes, Braveboy, Burns, Conaway, Dumais, Gutierrez, Haynes, Healey, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Ramirez, Reznik, Riley, Robinson, Schuler, F. Turner, and Valderrama
    Entitled
    Police and Court Records - Nonviolent Crimes - Expungement
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • 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 790

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ivey, Braveboy, Davis, Glenn, Pena-Melnyk, and Walker
    Entitled
    County and Municipal Corporation Authority - Business Improvement Districts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 852

    Status as of March 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Dumais
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Power of Attorney Act - Loretta's Law
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 898

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McConkey, Beidle, Benson, Cane, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, George, Holmes, McComas, Norman, Ramirez, Schuh, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Stull
    Entitled
    Child Custody and Visitation - Relocation of Child
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 956

    Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Cecil County Delegation
    Entitled
    Cecil County - Collective Bargaining - Representation of Deputy Sheriffs
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1181

    Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Recommit to Committee Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Simmons
    Entitled
    Denial or Dismissal of Domestic Violence Petitions - Expungement of Records
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1183

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 710

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Simmons
    Entitled
    Juvenile Law - Hearings
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1196

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 711

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ramirez, Barkley, Barnes, Frick, Haynes, Healey, Kramer, McComas, and Valderrama
    Entitled
    Domestic Violence - Protective Orders - Notification of Service
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1227

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 712

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Carter, Anderson, Barnes, Dumais, Ramirez, Rosenberg, Schuler, and Valderrama
    Entitled
    Juvenile Proceedings - Expungement of Criminal Charge Transferred to Juvenile Court
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1299

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Shank
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Mistreated Animals - Seizure Requirements and Procedures
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1321

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 718

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conway, Eckardt, Elmore, and Haddaway
    Entitled
    Juvenile Law - Truancy Reduction Pilot Program - Repeal of Sunset
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1357

    Status as of March 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Jones and DeBoy
    Entitled
    Maryland Transportation Authority Police Officers - Collective Bargaining
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1391

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

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Ways and Means Committee (By Request - Departmental - Elections, State Board of)
    Entitled
    Election Law - Candidates - Challenges to Qualifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1400

    Status as of March 31, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Public Safety and Correctional Services)
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Sexual Offenders - Homeless Registrants and Supervision
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1562

    Status as of March 12, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Carter, George, Dwyer, McConkey, Schuh, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Elections - New Political Party - Petition Signatures
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1569

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 651

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McIntosh, Barkley, Beidle, Carr, V. Clagett, Dumais, Frush, Glenn, Haynes, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Lafferty, Lee, McHale, Morhaim, Niemann, Olszewski, Riley, Robinson, Stein, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Standing - Miscellaneous Environmental Protection Proceedings and Judicial Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1577

    Status as of April 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Conaway
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Offender Registry - Minors
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 122

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kelley
    Entitled
    Maryland Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 150

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 154

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 37

    Sponsored By
    Senator Frosh
    Entitled
    Estates and Trusts - Admission of Copy of Executed Will
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 205

    Status as of April 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene)
    Entitled
    State Board of Nursing - Licensing - Licensure by Endorsement - Temporary Limited Licenses
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 218

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

    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
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 271

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 173

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Colburn, Conway, Forehand, Harrington, Lenett, Middleton, Pinsky, Raskin, and Klausmeier
    Entitled
    Aquaculture - Shellfish - Leasing
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 299

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Simonaire
    Entitled
    Child Custody and Visitation - Relocation of Child
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 345

    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 - Board of License Commissioners - Petition Requirement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 433

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 261

    Sponsored By
    Senator Astle
    Entitled
    State Board of Physicians - Polysomnographic Technologists - Education and Licensing Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 445

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Madaleno
    Entitled
    Petitions - Signer Photo Identification Requirement and Affidavit
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 467

    Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Stone and Miller
    Entitled
    Domestic Violence - Expungement of Records
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 486

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 744

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kelley, Forehand, Gladden, Raskin, Brochin, and Frosh
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Petition for Writ of Actual Innocence - Newly Discovered Evidence
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 532

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Service of Process on Nonresidents
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 533

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Private Service of Process
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • 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 673

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Brochin, Dyson, Exum, Frosh, Garagiola, Harrington, Jones, King, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Rosapepe, Stone, and Kelley
    Entitled
    Fairness in Negotiations Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 755

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pipkin
    Entitled
    Maryland Constitution - Laws Making an Appropriation Made Subject to Petition Referendum
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 904

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Muse, Exum, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Kelley, Peters, and Pugh
    Entitled
    Police and Court Records - Nonviolent Crimes - Expungement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 947

    Status as of February 26, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Harris and Raskin
    Entitled
    Elections - New Political Party - Petition Signatures
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 1065

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 650

    Sponsored By
    Senators Frosh, Harrington, and Lenett
    Entitled
    Standing - Miscellaneous Environmental Protection Proceedings and Judicial Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1067

    Status as of March 25, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kasemeyer
    Entitled
    Election Law - Petition Signatures
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs