2011 Regular Session

Judges

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 48

  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 49

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 49

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Haddaway-Riccio and Eckardt
    Entitled
    Juvenile Law - Truancy Reduction Pilot Program - Talbot County
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 72

    Status as of May 19, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 397

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2011
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 118

    Status as of January 26, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kipke and George
    Entitled
    Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Option to Present Proof of Identity
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 288

    Status as of February 2, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Afzali, Boteler, Fisher, Glass, Hershey, Hogan, Hough, Jacobs, McComas, McDermott, Otto, Ready, Schulz, Serafini, Smigiel, Stocksdale, and Vitale
    Entitled
    Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 303

    Status as of April 1, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Stocksdale, Bates, Boteler, and Minnick
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Employee Contribution Rate
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 309

    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Circuit Court Judges - Election and Term of Office
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 312

    Status as of March 11, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Courts - Sentence Review - Review Panel
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 321

    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frush and Hubbard
    Entitled
    Ethics - Financial Disclosure - Fundraising for Nonprofit or Charitable Organization
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 342

    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cluster, Afzali, Bates, Boteler, Dwyer, Elliott, Hershey, Impallaria, Kach, K. Kelly, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, McDonough, W. Miller, Minnick, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Parrott, Ready, Schuh, Schulz, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and Weir
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Undocumented Immigrants - Prohibition on Pretrial Release
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 345

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 55

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons, Cullison, Frank, Haddaway-Riccio, Hucker, Lee, Luedtke, W. Miller, Tarrant, F. Turner, and Wilson
    Entitled
    Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance - Investigation of Human Trafficking
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 351

    Status as of March 4, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Carter, Anderson, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Orphans' Court - Minors - Guardianship of Person
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 375

    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Beidle, Bobo, Bromwell, Feldman, Frick, James, Lafferty, Luedtke, Murphy, Reznik, B. Robinson, and S. Robinson
    Entitled
    Circuit Court Judges - Election, Qualifications, and Term of Office
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 407

    Status as of May 10, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 284

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McComas, Aumann, Carter, DeBoy, Dumais, Frank, Frush, Haddaway-Riccio, K. Kelly, Lee, McDonough, B. Robinson, Simmons, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Domestic Violence - Additional Relief - Award of Temporary Possession of Pet
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 504

    Status as of February 28, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dumais, Alston, Arora, Barkley, Barve, Carr, Cullison, Feldman, Frick, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hixson, Hucker, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Kramer, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Reznik, S. Robinson, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, and Zucker
    Entitled
    Local Correctional Facilities - Sentenced Inmates
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 667

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 58

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Barkley, Cane, Conway, Cullison, Dumais, Frick, Frush, Gutierrez, Healey, Hucker, A. Kelly, A. Miller, B. Robinson, and Wilson
    Entitled
    Peace Orders - Extension of Duration
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 682

    Status as of May 19, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 598

    Sponsored By
    Delegate K. Kelly
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Forfeiture of Bail Bonds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 701

    Status as of February 16, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McDonough, Dwyer, Impallaria, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McMillan, O'Donnell, Ready, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Election Law Transparency Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 797

    Status as of March 14, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McConkey, Cluster, Dwyer, and Kipke
    Entitled
    Officers of the Court - Criminal Offenses - Reporting and Investigation
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 850

    Status as of February 28, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frank, Bates, Boteler, Cluster, Eckardt, Hershey, Hough, Jacobs, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, W. Miller, Myers, Norman, Otto, Parrott, Ready, Smigiel, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Election Law - Early Voting - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 872

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons and Kramer
    Entitled
    Family Law - Final Protective Order - Global Positioning Satellite Tracking
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 930

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Cardin
    Entitled
    Baltimore County - Orphans' Court Judges - Qualifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1018

    Status as of April 1, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Glass, Afzali, Barve, Boteler, Haynes, Hixson, Howard, Kaiser, Krebs, Luedtke, McComas, Parrott, Rosenberg, Ross, Stukes, F. Turner, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Walker
    Entitled
    Family Law - Protective Orders - Additional Relief
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1138

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Boteler, Cluster, Kach, Krebs, Norman, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Motor Vehicle Administration - Documents and Records - Use of Mailing Address
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1165

    Status as of April 11, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lafferty and Minnick
    Entitled
    Baltimore County - Orphans' Court Judges - Qualifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1264

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Glenn
    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 1294

    Status as of April 8, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    The Minority Leader
    Entitled
    Deficit Reduction Financing Act of 2011
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1296

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Rosenberg
    Entitled
    District Court - Electronic Transmission of Eviction-Related Documents
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1300

    Status as of March 23, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hucker, Alston, Anderson, Arora, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, K. Kelly, Love, Luedtke, Oaks, Ross, Vaughn, and Walker
    Entitled
    Probation - Probation Work Readiness Pilot Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 6

    Status as of February 4, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Optional Retirement Program - State and Participating Governmental Unit Employees - Participation
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 17

    Status as of February 11, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Courts - Sentence Review - Review Panel
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 33

    Status as of March 15, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Reilly
    Entitled
    Officers of the Court - Criminal Offenses - Reporting and Investigation
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 52

    Status as of January 19, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Conway
    Entitled
    Elections - Candidates for Judicial Offices - Certificates of Candidacy and Campaign Finance Entities
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 87

    Status as of February 16, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2011
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 118

    Status as of March 8, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Forehand and Madaleno
    Entitled
    Local Correctional Facilities - Sentenced Inmates
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 278

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 48

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Juvenile Law - Truancy Reduction Pilot Program - Talbot County
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 281

    Status as of May 10, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 394

    Sponsored By
    Senators Miller, Currie, Muse, Peters, and Ramirez
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Orphans' Court Judges - Qualifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 299

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 54

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jennings, Shank, Forehand, Gladden, Kelley, King, Pugh, Ramirez, Raskin, Stone, Young, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance - Investigation of Human Trafficking
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 342

    Status as of April 12, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 57

    Sponsored By
    Senators Ramirez and Forehand
    Entitled
    Peace Orders - Extension of Duration
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 374

    Status as of May 10, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 234

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Baltimore City - Circuit Court - Grand Jury Investigation
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 628

    Status as of February 16, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Miller
    Entitled
    State Health and Retirement Benefits - Public Employees and Retirees
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 636

    Status as of February 24, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Probation - Probation Work Readiness Pilot Program
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 674

    Status as of February 9, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Jacobs
    Entitled
    Domestic Violence - Protective Orders - Additional Relief
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 735

    Status as of February 16, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin and Brinkley
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Optional Retirement Program - New Employees
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 747

    Status as of May 10, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 283

    Sponsored By
    Senators Stone, Raskin, Brochin, Forehand, and Jacobs
    Entitled
    Domestic Violence - Additional Relief - Award of Temporary Possession of Pet
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 809

    Status as of March 29, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Forfeiture of Bail Bonds
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 832

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Stone
    Entitled
    Baltimore County - Orphans' Court Judges - Qualifications
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 853

    Status as of February 22, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Getty
    Entitled
    Orphans' Court - Minors - Guardianship of Person
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 984

    Status as of March 15, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin and Brinkley
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Balancing Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation