2010 Regular Session

Delegate Melony G. Griffith
District 25

Status of Legislation
Total Number of Bills: 31

    • HB 362

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Griffith, Feldman, Ali, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Benson, Bohanan, Bronrott, Carr, Davis, Dumais, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Kaiser, Kramer, Lee, Levi, Levy, Manno, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Ross, Simmons, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Capital Area Food Bank
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 768

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 435

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      Employees' Retirement and Pension Systems - Maryland School for the Deaf Retirees - Overpayment of Benefits
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Police Retirement System - Deferred Vested Members - Survivor Benefits
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 771

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 561

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Griffith, Branch, Conway, and Proctor
      Entitled
      Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options - Extension of Reporting and Termination Dates
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 772

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 696

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Noncontributory Former Vested Members - Vested Retirement Allowance
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 773

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 697

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      Law Enforcement Officers' Pension System - Deferred Retirement Option Program - Participation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 774

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 698

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Aumann, Bates, Branch, Haynes, Heller, James, and Levy
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Reemployment Earnings Limitation - Exemptions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 775

      Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 57

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Griffith, Branch, Bronrott, Conway, Gaines, Guzzone, Haynes, Heller, James, Jones, Levy, and Proctor
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Retirees and Beneficiaries of Retirees - Annual Retirement Allowance Adjustments
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • Sponsored By
      Delegate Griffith (Chair, Joint Committee on Pensions) and Delegates Bates, Branch, Eckardt, Gutierrez, Haynes, James, Jones, and Schuh
      Entitled
      State Retirement and Pension System - Eligible Governmental Units
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation

    Co-sponsored Bills

    • HB 34

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 293

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Waldstreicher, Ramirez, Gutierrez, Pena-Melnyk, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Benson, Bobo, Branch, Bronrott, Burns, Cane, Carr, Carter, Conaway, Davis, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glenn, Griffith, Guzzone, Hammen, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jameson, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Kipke, Kirk, Kramer, Krysiak, Lafferty, Lee, Levi, Levy, Love, Manno, McHale, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Pendergrass, Proctor, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Simmons, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      State Government - Commemorative Month - Hispanic Heritage Month
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 181

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 394

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Hubbard, Ali, Benson, Bobo, Bromwell, Bronrott, Costa, Frush, Griffith, Healey, Holmes, Hucker, Ivey, Kipke, Kullen, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, V. Turner, Donoghue, and Jenkins
      Entitled
      Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Biomonitoring Program - Report
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Finance
    • HB 317

      Status as of February 18, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Economic Matters

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Holmes, Aumann, Barkley, Benson, Bobo, Cane, Carr, Davis, Doory, Elmore, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Healey, Hecht, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Jennings, Kullen, McConkey, Montgomery, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ross, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Tarrant, F. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, and Weir
      Entitled
      Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Acceptance of Premiums on Installment Basis
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Economic Matters
    • HB 344

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Referred to interim study

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Mizeur, Lafferty, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Benson, Bobo, Bohanan, Bromwell, Bronrott, Carr, G. Clagett, Costa, DeBoy, Donoghue, Doory, Dumais, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hammen, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Impallaria, Ivey, Kach, Kaiser, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Lee, Levi, Love, Manno, Mathias, McDonough, McHale, Minnick, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Riley, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuler, Smigiel, Stein, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, and Waldstreicher
      Entitled
      Maryland Open Government Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
    • HB 496

      Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 67

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Ali, Anderson, Barnes, Barve, Benson, Bobo, Bohanan, Branch, Braveboy, Bronrott, Burns, Busch, Cane, Carr, Carter, Conaway, Costa, Davis, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Hammen, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kach, Kaiser, Kipke, Kirk, Kramer, Krysiak, Kullen, Lee, Levi, Levy, Manno, McConkey, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Olszewski, Pendergrass, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuh, Schuler, Simmons, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, and Walker
      Entitled
      No Representation Without Population Act
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: House Rules and Executive Nominations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 554

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jones, Aumann, Bohanan, Dumais, Griffith, Gutierrez, Kramer, Lafferty, Lee, Montgomery, Myers, Niemann, Rudolph, and Sophocleus
      Entitled
      Residential Child Care Facilities - Incident Reporting - Interagency Workgroup
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations
    • HB 587

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jones, Aumann, Bohanan, Branch, Burns, Cane, Carr, Conway, Davis, DeBoy, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Haddaway, Hammen, Haynes, Howard, Lafferty, Levy, Love, McIntosh, Nathan-Pulliam, Proctor, and F. Turner
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Affordable Housing Trust
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 749

      Status as of March 23, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Levi, Anderson, Benson, Burns, Carter, Griffith, Gutierrez, Hubbard, Ivey, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Reznik, Rice, Ross, and Valderrama
      Entitled
      State Personnel - Applicants for Employment - Criminal History Records Checks
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 761

      Status as of February 5, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Dumais, Glenn, Griffith, Ivey, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, V. Turner, and Valderrama
      Entitled
      Courts - Exemptions from Execution on a Judgment - Exception for Child Support and Alimony
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary
    • HB 892

      Status as of April 6, 2010: Bill is in the House - House Conference Committee Appointed

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Niemann, Ross, Barnes, Benson, Braveboy, Davis, Frush, Gaines, Griffith, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, Levi, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      Property Taxes - Bicounty Commissions
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 915

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 279

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Jones, Benson, Bohanan, Burns, Cane, Carr, Davis, Gaines, Glenn, Griffith, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Ivey, Kirk, Levi, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Proctor, Rice, Robinson, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, Vallario, and Walker
      Entitled
      African American Heritage Preservation Program
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Environmental Matters Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 927

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 715

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Nathan-Pulliam, Griffith, Benson, Howard, Kach, Morhaim, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Robinson, Tarrant, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      State Board of Social Work Examiners - Out-of-State Applicants - Licensure
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    • HB 1043

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 453

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Dumais, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Branch, Bronrott, Cane, DeBoy, Eckardt, Elmore, Frush, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway, Heller, James, Jones, Levy, Mathias, Mizeur, Robinson, Rudolph, Schuh, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, and Wood
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Child Advocacy Centers
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1044

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 528

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Bronrott, Ali, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Bartlett, Barve, Beidle, Beitzel, Bobo, Cardin, Carr, G. Clagett, Conway, Dumais, Eckardt, Feldman, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hammen, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Hixson, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kaiser, Kipke, Krysiak, Lafferty, Lee, Manno, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Proctor, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Robinson, Ross, Stein, Taylor, F. Turner, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      High Performance Buildings Act - Applicable to Community College Capital Projects
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Health and Government Operations and Appropriations Senate: Budget and Taxation
    • HB 1046

      Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 184

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Conway, Anderson, Aumann, Barnes, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Branch, Bronrott, Cane, Carter, G. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Doory, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway, Heller, James, Jennings, Jones, Kramer, Krebs, Levy, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Mizeur, Proctor, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosenberg, Rudolph, Schuh, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Valderrama, Vallario, and Wood
      Entitled
      Criminal Procedure - Registered Sex Offenders - Restrictions on Pretrial Release and Inclusion on RAP Sheet
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1130

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Davis, Braveboy, and Griffith
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Forestville Military Academy Track
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1198

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed - Bond Bill not rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Braveboy, Davis, and Griffith
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Olde Mill Community and Teaching Center
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1214

      Status as of February 24, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Ross, Barnes, Benson, Braveboy, Davis, Frush, Gaines, Griffith, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, Levi, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
      Entitled
      Equity in Education Funding Act of 2010
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means
    • HB 1389

      Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 735

      Became Law - Governor Signed
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Vallario, Conway, Anderson, Aumann, Bohanan, Branch, Bronrott, Cane, DeBoy, Doory, Eckardt, Elmore, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway, Haynes, Heller, James, Jones, Levy, Mathias, Mizeur, Proctor, Robinson, Rosenberg, Wood, Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hammen, Hubbard, Jenkins, Kach, Kullen, McDonough, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, and V. Turner
      Entitled
      Traffic Cases - State Police Helicopters and Ambulance, Fire, and Rescue Companies
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Judiciary and Health and Government Operations Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    • HB 1434

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Failed - Bond Bill not rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Braveboy, Davis, and Griffith
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - District Heights Field Renovation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1456

      Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

      Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Davis, Braveboy, and Griffith
      Entitled
      Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Largo High School PTSA Track Renovation
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Appropriations
    • HB 1486

      Status as of March 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

      Failed - Dead Legislation
      Sponsored By
      Delegates Gutierrez, Rice, Ali, Barkley, Barnes, Bobo, Bronrott, Carr, Carter, Frick, Griffith, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Kirk, Krysiak, Lee, Manno, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Reznik, Ross, Schuh, Sophocleus, Stukes, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Walker
      Entitled
      Public Schools - Student Attendance - Preventing Chronic Absenteeism
      Committee
      Assignments
      House: Ways and Means