2009 Regular Session

Voting -see also- Ballots; Elections

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 42

  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 3

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Levy, Beidle, Bohanan, Bronrott, Carr, Conaway, Conway, DeBoy, Frush, Guzzone, Hecht, Jameson, Lafferty, McComas, Montgomery, Reznik, Robinson, Sophocleus, Sossi, F. Turner, Wood, Kipke, Cardin, Olszewski, Walker, Elmore, Frick, Gilchrist, Ivey, Rice, Murphy, Howard, Doory, Hixson, Barve, and Stukes
    Entitled
    Election Law - Access to Voting Room and Voting Booth by Minors Not Eligible to Vote
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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 - Dead Legislation

    HB 391

    Status as of April 7, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rosenberg, Dumais, Gutierrez, Ivey, Rice, Ross, F. Turner, Frick, Gilchrist, Shank, Murphy, Cardin, Howard, Hixson, Bartlett, Kaiser, Myers, Walker, Olszewski, Stukes, and George
    Entitled
    Voter's Rights Protection Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 459

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McConkey, Barkley, Bates, V. Clagett, Dumais, George, and Kipke
    Entitled
    Election Law - Polling Places in Privately Owned or Leased Buildings - Rules and Regulations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 472

    Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates O'Donnell, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, Jennings, Kach, King, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stull, and Walkup
    Entitled
    Presidential Elections - Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 476

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Reznik, Hixson, Ali, Barkley, Barve, Bronrott, Carr, Feldman, Gilchrist, Healey, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Lee, Levy, Manno, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Rice, Ross, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Elective Franchise - Registration and Voting on Election Day
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 483

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Correctional Services - Voting Rights - Notification
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 512

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kipke, Beidle, Costa, Dwyer, George, King, Love, McConkey, Schuh, and Sophocleus
    Entitled
    Anne Arundel County - Election Law - Photo Identification for Voting
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 523

    Status as of February 5, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Ross
    Entitled
    Elections - Permanent Absentee Ballot List
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • 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 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 671

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Frick, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Reznik, Rice, Simmons, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Election Law - Polling Places - Electioneering Boundary
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 738

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Cardin
    Entitled
    Elections - Voting System Requirements and Accommodations for Voters with Disabilities
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 863

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Barve, Cardin, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Election Law - Voting Machines - Voting System Warranty Requirement
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 893

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 428

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Cardin, Olszewski, Rice, Ross, Frick, Ivey, Howard, Kaiser, Walker, and Stukes
    Entitled
    Election Law - Voting Systems - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 987

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Riley
    Entitled
    Harford County Board of Education - Student Member - Voting Rights
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1066

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Jennings, Aumann, Bartlett, Boteler, Dwyer, Frank, Haddaway, Impallaria, Kelly, McConkey, McDonough, Norman, Smigiel, and Stifler
    Entitled
    Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1142

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

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Motions MC/PG 121-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • 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 1211

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Eckardt, Boteler, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Haddaway, McComas, McConkey, Myers, O'Donnell, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Election Law - Delay in Replacement of Voting System
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1286

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Valderrama
    Entitled
    Election Law - Statewide Voter Registration List - Removal of Inactive Voters
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1318

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Robinson, Cane, Healey, and Walker
    Entitled
    State Correctional Facility - Release of Inmate - Notice of Voting Rights
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary and Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1352

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Election Law - Gubernatorial Primary Election - Date
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1392

    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 - Miscellaneous Revisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 43

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Harris, Greenip, Colburn, and Kittleman
    Entitled
    Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 197

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Lenett
    Entitled
    Election Law - Early Voting and Polling Places
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 320

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Voter's Rights Protection Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 327

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Election Law - Runoff Election
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 415

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Dyson and Conway
    Entitled
    Election Law - Voting Systems - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 499

    Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Muse, Currie, Exum, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Kelley, Peters, Pugh, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Statewide Voter Registration List - Removal of Inactive Voters
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 503

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Correctional Services - Voting Rights - Notification
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 514

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett, Raskin, Conway, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Stone
    Entitled
    Elective Franchise - Registration and Voting on Election Day
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 557

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Dyson, Lenett, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Exum, Forehand, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Stone, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Implementation of Early Voting and Polling Places
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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 671

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Raskin
    Entitled
    Elections - Voter Registration and Voting - Age
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 693

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Rosapepe, Frosh, Garagiola, Harrington, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Stone, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Maryland Student Voting Rights Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 733

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Lenett, Peters, and Pugh
    Entitled
    Elections - Permanent Absentee Ballot List
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 814

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Conway, Frosh, Greenip, Harrington, Harris, Jacobs, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Election Law - Voting Machines - Voting System Warranty Requirement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 970

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Election Law - Delay in Replacement of Voting System
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 984

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Referred to interim study

    Sponsored By
    Senator Lenett
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study Barriers to Voting Rights for Individuals Under Guardianship
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1033

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Madaleno, Raskin, and Lenett
    Entitled
    Special Election - Absentee Voting - Late Applications
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1061

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Harris, Colburn, and Greenip
    Entitled
    Election Law - Gubernatorial Primary Election - Date
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs