2010 Regular Session

Elderly Persons

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 58

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 20

    Status as of February 9, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate V. Turner
    Entitled
    Public Service Companies - Termination of Electric or Gas Service - Notice
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 67

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 119

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health Insurance Plan)
    Entitled
    Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program - Sunset Extension
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 71

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 121

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health Insurance Plan) and Delegates Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hammen, Hubbard, Jenkins, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, McDonough, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, and V. Turner
    Entitled
    Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program - Training for Insurance Producers
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 93

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 128

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
    Entitled
    Motor Vehicle Administration - Identification Cards and Drivers' Licenses
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Rolled into the Omnibus Bill

    HB 177

    Status as of April 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Hucker, and Mizeur
    Entitled
    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2009 - Easter Seals Inter-Generational Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 300

    Status as of February 12, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Krebs, Boteler, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, George, Haddaway, Impallaria, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Myers, Norman, Riley, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Fairness in Taxation for Retirees Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 327

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 667

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Carter, Conaway, McConkey, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Estates - Disqualification - Conviction for Unlawfully Obtaining Property of Vulnerable Adult or Elderly Individual
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 377

    Status as of January 29, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McConkey, Barnes, Costa, Love, and Schuh
    Entitled
    Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Payment Deferral - Amounts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 457

    Status as of March 8, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Glenn, Anderson, Carter, Conaway, Robinson, Stukes, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Crimes - Elder Abuse or Neglect - Increased Penalties and Restrictions on Pretrial Release (The John H. Taylor Act)
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 491

    Status as of February 22, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegate McConkey
    Entitled
    Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Payment Deferral - Eligibility
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 504

    Status as of March 23, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rosenberg, Mizeur, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, and Reznik
    Entitled
    Employment Discrimination - Unlawful Employment Practices - Motivating Factor
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 536

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 155

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Aging) and Delegates Hubbard, Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hammen, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, McDonough, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Reznik, Riley, Tarrant, and V. Turner
    Entitled
    Department of Aging - Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 557

    Status as of March 1, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Rent Stabilization - Residential Rental Units for the Elderly PG 421-10
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 658

    Status as of February 22, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Gilchrist, Aumann, Barkley, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, Boteler, Bromwell, Bronrott, Cardin, Carr, G. Clagett, Donoghue, Dumais, Dwyer, Feldman, Frick, Frush, George, Gutierrez, Haddaway, Heller, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Kramer, Krebs, Lee, Levi, Love, Manno, McComas, McConkey, Miller, Minnick, Mizeur, Montgomery, Murphy, Myers, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Rice, Ross, Schuler, Serafini, Shank, Simmons, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, Vaughn, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Seniors Tax Relief Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 805

    Status as of February 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Heller, Boteler, Eckardt, Hecht, Kipke, Kramer, Manno, Riley, Stocksdale, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Property Tax - Homestead Credit for Seniors with Two Homes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 882

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 605

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kramer, Barkley, Barnes, Conaway, Frick, Heller, Ivey, Manno, McConkey, Ramirez, Reznik, Simmons, Benson, Bromwell, Costa, Donoghue, Elliott, Hammen, Hubbard, Jenkins, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, McDonough, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Riley, Tarrant, and V. Turner
    Entitled
    Insurance Producers - Use of Senior or Retiree Credential or Designation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 884

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates V. Turner, Walker, and Valderrama
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Daughter for the Day
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 897

    Status as of March 23, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McComas, Ali, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bronrott, Carter, DeBoy, Doory, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Hecht, Howard, Hucker, James, Jameson, Jenkins, Jennings, Kaiser, Kelly, Kramer, Kullen, Levi, Manno, McConkey, McDonough, Montgomery, Norman, Proctor, Riley, Schuh, Schuler, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Health - Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 943

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 276

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McIntosh, Beidle, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, Carr, DeBoy, Dumais, Frick, Frush, Glenn, Healey, Hecht, Howard, Hucker, Kaiser, Kullen, Lafferty, McHale, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Olszewski, Ramirez, Reznik, Riley, and Weir
    Entitled
    Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1005

    Status as of March 8, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conaway and Glenn
    Entitled
    Parole Elimination and Restrictions on Pretrial Release - Cases Involving Victim at Least 35 Years Older Than Defendant
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1019

    Status as of February 17, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hecht and Benson
    Entitled
    Nursing Homes - Electronic Monitoring (Vera's Law)
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1065

    Status as of March 22, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Weir
    Entitled
    State Parks - Boat Launching Fees - Waiver
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1081

    Status as of March 29, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hixson, Hucker, Ivey, and Mizeur
    Entitled
    Condominiums - Conversion of Residential Rental Facilities - Expiration of Registration and Notice
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1106

    Status as of March 22, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conaway and Robinson
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Limited Immunity - Seeking Care or Medical Assistance for a Vulnerable Adult
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 1143

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Holmes, Hubbard, and Levi
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Marlboro Meadows Senior Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1162

    Status as of April 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Robinson, Glenn, and Shewell
    Entitled
    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Health Care Facilities - Abuser Registry
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Bond Bill not rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 1192

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Stukes, Haynes, and Kirk
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Southwest Senior and Community Multipurpose Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 1240

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Doory, Anderson, and McIntosh
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Long-Term Care at Stadium Place
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Rolled into the Omnibus Bill

    HB 1364

    Status as of April 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bohanan
    Entitled
    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2008 - St. Mary's County - St. Mary's College Amphitheater
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1396

    Status as of April 12, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Favorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Haynes, Carter, Conaway, Glenn, Harrison, Kirk, McHale, Oaks, Robinson, Rosenberg, Stukes, Tarrant, Hucker, Bobo, Cane, V. Clagett, Healey, and Weir
    Entitled
    Fire Safety - High-Rise Buildings - Mobility Impaired Individuals
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Rolled into the Omnibus Bill

    HB 1447

    Status as of April 10, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Jones
    Entitled
    Prior Authorizations of State Debt to Fund Capital Projects - Alterations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1457

    Status as of April 9, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Special Order ...

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Barnes, Carter, Conaway, Dwyer, Frank, Jennings, Levi, McComas, McConkey, Rosenberg, Schuler, and Valderrama
    Entitled
    Civil Liability - AMBER, Silver, or Emergency Alert Dissemination - Immunity for Broadcast Media
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 1461

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Vaughn and Howard
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Glenarden Senior Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    HB 1522

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates DeBoy and Malone
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Little Sisters of the Poor
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 31

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 10

    Sponsored By
    Senator Lenett
    Entitled
    Maryland Communities for a Lifetime Commission
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 56

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 16

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Finance Committee (By Request - Departmental - Insurance Administration, Maryland)
    Entitled
    Health Insurance - Medicare Supplement Policies - Repeal of Requirement to Offer Plan I
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Bond Bill not rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 154

    Status as of March 3, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Jones
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Southwest Senior and Community Multipurpose Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Rolled into the Omnibus Bill

    SB 168

    Status as of January 27, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Raskin
    Entitled
    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2009 - Easter Seals Inter-Generational Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 190

    Status as of February 10, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett, Peters, Garagiola, Glassman, Harrington, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Simonaire
    Entitled
    Seniors Tax Relief Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 244

    Status as of March 15, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Crimes - Elder Abuse or Neglect - Increased Penalties and Restrictions on Pretrial Release (The John H. Taylor Act)
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 271

    Status as of February 22, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Simonaire and Reilly
    Entitled
    Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Payment Deferral - Eligibility
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 272

    Status as of February 10, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Simonaire and Reilly
    Entitled
    Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Payment Deferral - Amounts
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 311

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 275

    Sponsored By
    Senators Miller, Klausmeier, Astle, Brochin, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Middleton, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, and Robey
    Entitled
    Chesapeake Conservation Corps Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 406

    Status as of February 3, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kramer, Currie, DeGrange, Forehand, Kasemeyer, King, Madaleno, Munson, and Robey
    Entitled
    Fairness in Taxation for Retirees Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 545

    Status as of February 17, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harrington
    Entitled
    Assisted Housing - Protected Actions - Extended Leases for Seniors
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 669

    Status as of March 3, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Peters
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Marlboro Meadows Senior Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 692

    Status as of February 12, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Raskin
    Entitled
    Condominiums - Conversion of Residential Rental Facilities - Expiration of Registration and Notice
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 774

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 604

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kramer, Conway, Currie, Della, Forehand, Jacobs, Jones, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Stoltzfus, Stone, Astle, Exum, Garagiola, and Glassman
    Entitled
    Insurance Producers - Use of Senior or Retiree Credential or Designation
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 797

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Jones
    Entitled
    Blue Ribbon Commission on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 813

    Status as of March 23, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett and Madaleno
    Entitled
    Maryland Communities for a Lifetime Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 851

    Status as of March 11, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pugh, Forehand, Garagiola, Harrington, Jones, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Peters, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Maryland Health Improvement and Disease Prevention Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 869

    Status as of March 3, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Muse
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Daughter for the Day
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 922

    Status as of April 7, 2010: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Senators Haines, Brinkley, and Kittleman
    Entitled
    Carroll County - Property Tax Credit for Housing Units at Independent Living Retirement Communities
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 930

    Status as of April 1, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett, Harrington, and Madaleno
    Entitled
    State Government - Silver-Haired Legislature
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 970

    Status as of March 5, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Conway and McFadden
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Long-Term Care at Stadium Place
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 1010

    Status as of March 3, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Exum
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Glenarden Senior Center
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 1018

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 372

    Sponsored By
    Senator DeGrange
    Entitled
    Prior Authorizations of State Debt to Fund Capital Projects - Alterations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Bond Bill rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 1109

    Status as of March 10, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Kasemeyer
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Little Sisters of the Poor
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation