2010 Regular Session

Zoning and Planning

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 43

  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 51

    Status as of April 8, 2010: Bill is in the House - Third Reading Passed

    Sponsored By
    Delegate G. Clagett and Delegate Montgomery
    Entitled
    Real Property - Installation and Use of Clotheslines on Residential Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 103

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 259

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lafferty and Malone
    Entitled
    Real Property - Mobile Home Parks - Plans for Dislocated Residents
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 230

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 138

    Sponsored By
    Howard County Delegation
    Entitled
    Howard County Ethics Law - Clarifications and Enhancements Ho. Co. 1-10
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 390

    Status as of March 24, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Beitzel
    Entitled
    Garrett County - County Commissioners - Commercial Grade Wind Turbines
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 474

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 488

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Bartlett, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Davis, Donoghue, Doory, Frush, Gaines, Hammen, Healey, Jones, Kullen, Lafferty, McIntosh, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Proctor, Ramirez, Rice, and Stein
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 475

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 487

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Bartlett, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Davis, Donoghue, Doory, Eckardt, Elmore, Frush, Gaines, Haddaway, Hammen, Healey, Jones, Kullen, Lafferty, McIntosh, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Proctor, Ramirez, Rice, Stein, Barve, Cardin, Frick, George, Gilchrist, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, Murphy, Myers, Olszewski, Ross, Stukes, F. Turner, and Walker
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - The Sustainable Communities Act of 2010
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means and Environmental Matters
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 493

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates G. Clagett, Dwyer, Elmore, Howard, Kullen, and Robinson
    Entitled
    Land Use - Development Rights and Responsibilities Agreements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 576

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 424

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Development Permits - Expedited Review for Qualifying Redevelopment Projects PG/MC 115-10
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 687

    Status as of February 17, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate G. Clagett
    Entitled
    Frederick County - Municipalities - Water and Sewer Classifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 822

    Status as of April 13, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 164

    Sponsored By
    Queen Anne's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Queen Anne's County - Arts and Entertainment District
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 888

    Status as of February 17, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Benson, Cane, Nathan-Pulliam, Ross, Stukes, and V. Turner
    Entitled
    Land Use - Community Benefit Agreements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 964

    Status as of March 2, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Haddaway, Bates, Beitzel, Conway, Eckardt, Elmore, Impallaria, Jenkins, Krebs, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, and Stull
    Entitled
    Environment - Stormwater Management - New Development and Redevelopment Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1058

    Status as of March 24, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Shank
    Entitled
    Electric Companies - Residential Rates
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1125

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Holmes, Barkley, Beidle, Cane, G. Clagett, Elmore, James, Jameson, Love, McConkey, Norman, O'Donnell, Serafini, Sossi, Stull, and Wood
    Entitled
    Stormwater Management - Development Projects - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1155

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 725

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lafferty, Ali, Anderson, Beidle, Bobo, Bronrott, Cardin, Carr, Frush, Gilchrist, Hecht, Hucker, Lee, Manno, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Reznik, Rosenberg, Schuh, Schuler, Stein, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Transportation - Consolidated Transportation Program - Evaluation and Selection of Proposed Capital Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means and Environmental Matters
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1161

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 726

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Jones, Burns, Busch, Hammen, and Nathan-Pulliam
    Entitled
    Tax Increment Financing and Special Taxing Districts - State Hospital Redevelopment
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1244

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 462

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Sossi, Eckardt, Haddaway, James, Rudolph, and Smigiel
    Entitled
    Municipal Corporations - Planning Commissions - Meetings
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1344

    Status as of March 31, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Beidle, Barnes, Holmes, Love, McConkey, and Sophocleus
    Entitled
    Construction and Development - Permits and Approvals - Expiration Dates
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1377

    Status as of March 25, 2010: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Lafferty
    Entitled
    Department of Transportation - Local Development Reviews - Comments
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1388

    Status as of March 9, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Glenn
    Entitled
    Maryland Medical Marijuana Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations and Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1408

    Status as of March 8, 2010: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate G. Clagett
    Entitled
    Stormwater Management - Regulations - Delay and Adoption of New Regulations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1409

    Status as of March 31, 2010: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate G. Clagett
    Entitled
    Stormwater Management - Development Projects - Special Taxing Districts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1416

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 364

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Parking for Individuals with Disabilities - Zoning
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1450

    Status as of February 25, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Parking Lot Requirements - Exceptions to Local Zoning Ordinances
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1464

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 739

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Myers, Beitzel, Kelly, Lafferty, Norman, Serafini, Stein, and Stull
    Entitled
    Land Bank Authorities - Establishment by Municipal Corporations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1476

    Status as of March 31, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Commissioners PG/MC 119-10
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1506

    Status as of March 16, 2010: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation
    Entitled
    Montgomery County - Septic System and Well Easements - Rural Zones MC 11-10
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1568

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 379

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conway and Mathias
    Entitled
    Board of Public Works - Licenses to Dredge and Fill on State Wetlands - Working Marinas
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 63

    Status as of January 13, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
    Entitled
    Transit-Oriented Development - Pledge and Use of Tax Increment Revenues - Operations and Maintenance Funding
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 228

    Status as of March 8, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Mooney
    Entitled
    Environment - Incinerator Permits - Conditions for Issuance
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 235

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 258

    Sponsored By
    Senators Robey, Currie, Forehand, Frosh, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Kasemeyer, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Rosapepe, Stone, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Real Property - Mobile Home Parks - Plans for Dislocated Residents
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 278

    Status as of May 20, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 489

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Astle, Della, Exum, Forehand, Gladden, Harrington, King, Klausmeier, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Miller, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Stone
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 285

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

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Della, Exum, Forehand, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, King, Klausmeier, Lenett, Madaleno, Middleton, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Stone
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - The Sustainable Communities Act of 2010
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 301

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Edwards
    Entitled
    Garrett County - County Commissioners - Commercial Grade Wind Turbines
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 350

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Currie
    Entitled
    Maryland Transit Administration - Transit-Oriented Development - Expansion of Geographic Area
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 420

    Status as of March 26, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Colburn, Haines, Jacobs, and Mooney
    Entitled
    Environment - Stormwater Management - New Development and Redevelopment Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 760

    Status as of April 9, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Passed

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pugh and Harrington
    Entitled
    Transportation - Consolidated Transportation Program - Evaluation and Selection of Proposed Capital Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 881

    Status as of February 19, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Brinkley
    Entitled
    Frederick County - Municipalities - Water and Sewer Classifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 940

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 363

    Sponsored By
    Senators DeGrange, Jacobs, Muse, and Stone
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Parking for Individuals with Disabilities - Zoning
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1035

    Status as of March 26, 2010: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Senators Muse and Miller
    Entitled
    Card Games - Prince George's County
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1082

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator DeGrange
    Entitled
    Stormwater Management - Development Projects - Redevelopment and Preliminary Plan Approval
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • Failed - Bond Bill not rolled into Capital Budget

    SB 1121

    Status as of March 11, 2010: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harrington
    Entitled
    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George's County - Low Impact Development Center Green Roof Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 1128

    Status as of May 4, 2010: Became Law - Chapter 378

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Board of Public Works - Licenses to Dredge and Fill on State Wetlands - Working Marinas
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters