2009 Regular Session

Traffic Regulations

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 56

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 6

    Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Ali
    Entitled
    Malfunctioning Traffic Light Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 25

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Olszewski
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Motor Scooters - Prohibited Roads for Operation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 36

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Haddaway and Eckardt
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Reduction of Speed Limits by Local Authorities - Engineering and Traffic Investigations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 67

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Feldman and Bronrott
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road - Use of Signals When Changing Lanes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 153

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kach and Olszewski
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Death - Appearance in Court for Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 271

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Stein, Anderson, Cardin, Schuler, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - "Road Rage" Offenses
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • 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 396

    Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Anderson (By Request - Baltimore City Administration) and Delegates McIntosh, Kirk, Robinson, and Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Baltimore City - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 496

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Bobo, Bronrott, G. Clagett, Hammen, Morhaim, Ross, and Stein
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Bicycles, EPAMDs, and Motor Scooters - Rules of the Road
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 545

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Jameson, Barkley, G. Clagett, DeBoy, Krebs, Kullen, Levy, McComas, Montgomery, Murphy, Robinson, and Wood
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Disposition of Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 564

    Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Malone
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Distracted Driving - Prohibition
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 622

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bates, Boteler, Eckardt, Krebs, McComas, Miller, Sophocleus, Sossi, Weldon, and Wood
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Emergency and Police Vehicle and Personnel Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 678

    Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Malone
    Entitled
    Motor Vehicles - Television-Type Receiving Equipment - Operation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 701

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hecht, Barkley, Beidle, Carr, G. Clagett, DeBoy, and Howard
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Fleeing or Eluding Police - Penalties and Forfeiture
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 822

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 423

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Montgomery County - Railroad Grade Crossings - Automated Enforcement Systems MC 907-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 826

    Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Montgomery County - Speed Camera Fairness Act MC 912-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 837

    Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Montgomery County - Speed Monitoring Systems - Use by Designated Agencies in Municipal Corporations MC 929-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 877

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kramer, Ali, Anderson, Boteler, Bromwell, Cane, Cardin, Carr, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Frank, Gaines, Glenn, Haddaway, Harrison, Kullen, McConkey, Miller, Montgomery, Niemann, O'Donnell, Olszewski, Riley, Schuler, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stukes, Vaughn, and Weir
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Motorcycle at a Red Signal - Affirmative Defense
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 890

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Stein, Cardin, Glenn, Morhaim, and Weir
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Failure to Yield to Emergency Vehicle - Penalty
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 989

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conaway, Kelly, and Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Emergency and Police Vehicle and Personnel Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1020

    Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems PG 309-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1023

    Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems PG 313-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1167

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Simmons
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Violations by Drivers Under the Age of 18 Years - Driver's License Suspensions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1197

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Carr
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Bicycles - Rules of the Road
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1221

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 450

    Sponsored By
    Washington County Delegation
    Entitled
    Washington County - Roads and Transportation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1314

    Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

    Sponsored By
    Howard County Delegation
    Entitled
    Howard County - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems Ho. Co. 6-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1335

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Niemann, Barnes, and Ramirez
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Driving While License Refused, Suspended, Canceled, or Revoked - Penalty
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1350

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Norman, James, Jennings, McComas, Riley, and Stifler
    Entitled
    Rules of the Road - Duty to Remain at the Scene of an Accident - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1412

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 462

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Motor Vehicle Administration Point System
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1420

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

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - State Police)
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Reporting Race-Based Traffic Stops - Exception
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1421

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Maryland Transportation Authority - Vehicular Crossings
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1426

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates O'Donnell and Frush
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Turning Signals - Rotary Traffic Islands
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1441

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dwyer, Barnes, Carter, G. Clagett, Conaway, Dumais, Eckardt, Frank, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, Kramer, Lee, Levi, McComas, McConkey, Olszewski, Schuler, Simmons, Smigiel, Valderrama, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Victims' Rights - Fatal Vehicular Accident - Suspension of License
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1492

    Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Norman
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1529

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Haddaway and Eckardt
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Electric Personal Assistive Mobility Device - Golf Carts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1571

    Status as of March 24, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Malone
    Entitled
    Motor Vehicles - Medium Speed Vehicles - Standards and Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 18

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Klausmeier
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Motor Scooters - Prohibited Roads for Operation
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 38

    Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Reduction of Speed Limits by Local Authorities - Engineering and Traffic Investigations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 143

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett, Conway, Currie, Dyson, Garagiola, Harrington, Jones, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Robey, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Use of Wireless Communication Devices While Driving - Prohibitions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 206

    Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Robey, Harrington, Muse, Peters, Pugh, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Malfunctioning Traffic Light Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 219

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 525

    Sponsored By
    Senators Frosh, Dyson, Forehand, Jacobs, Madaleno, Mooney, Raskin, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Violations by Drivers Under the Age of 18 Years - Driver's License Suspensions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 250

    Status as of February 5, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Astle
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Traffic Control Signals - Motorcycles Not Detected by Vehicle Sensors
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • 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 388

    Status as of February 3, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator McFadden (By Request - Baltimore City Administration)
    Entitled
    Baltimore City - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 424

    Status as of February 3, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Haines, Mooney, and Simonaire
    Entitled
    Crimes - Commission of Vehicular Manslaughter While Driver's License or Privilege Is Suspended or Revoked - Mandatory Minimum Sentence
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 426

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Astle, Colburn, Glassman, Greenip, Harris, Klausmeier, and Mooney
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Reckless Driving While License Is Suspended or Revoked - Penalty for Serious Bodily Injury
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 428

    Status as of April 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Astle, Frosh, Mooney, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Bicycles, EPAMDs, and Motor Scooters - Rules of the Road
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 598

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Death - Appearance in Court for Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 630

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Glassman
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Distracted Driving - Prohibition
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 682

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Muse
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - "Road Rage" Offenses
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 685

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Robey
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Fleeing or Eluding Police - Penalties and Forfeiture
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 692

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Middleton
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Disposition of Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 784

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Stone, Astle, Dyson, Gladden, Glassman, Haines, Harris, Klausmeier, Kramer, and Mooney
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Motorcycle at a Red Signal - Affirmative Defense
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 826

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

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Senators
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Safer Roads Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 855

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Muse
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1038

    Status as of March 18, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Electric Personal Assistive Mobility Device - Golf Carts
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings