2011 Regular Session

Referendum

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 49

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 8

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Smigiel
    Entitled
    Eminent Domain - Condemnation Proceedings and Limitation on Condemnation Authority
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 10

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Smigiel
    Entitled
    Maryland Constitution - Laws Making an Appropriation Made Subject to Petition Referendum
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 93

    Status as of May 19, 2011: Became Law - Chapter 575

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Cardin, Rosenberg, Barkley, Bobo, Carr, Frick, Healey, Hixson, Howard, Ivey, Kaiser, Lafferty, Lee, Luedtke, Morhaim, Stein, and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Election Law - Independent Expenditures and Electioneering Communications - Reporting
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • 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    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary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 331

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates F. Turner, Olszewski, Barve, Boteler, Branch, Bromwell, Conaway, DeBoy, Elliott, Frush, Kipke, McDermott, Minnick, Myers, B. Robinson, Stukes, V. Turner, Valderrama, Weir, and Wood
    Entitled
    Video Lottery Gaming - Table Games
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 337

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frush, Barnes, and Pena-Melnyk
    Entitled
    Election Law - Recall Elections - Felony Indictment or Conviction
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • 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    Status as of February 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary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
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 381

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Impallaria, Dwyer, Frank, McComas, and Wood
    Entitled
    State Government - Furloughs and Temporary Salary Reductions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 384

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Smigiel, McDermott, Alston, Bates, Cluster, Dwyer, Elliott, Hershey, Hogan, Jacobs, McComas, W. Miller, Norman, and Parrott
    Entitled
    Gaming - Video Lottery Terminals - Repeal of Constitutional Amendment - Changes to Statutory Provisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 495

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bromwell
    Entitled
    Video Lottery Terminals - Expansion to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 498

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Elliott, Bates, Cluster, Eckardt, George, Hogan, Hough, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, W. Miller, Norman, O'Donnell, Ready, Serafini, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Legislative Districting - Single-Member Delegate Districts
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 518

    Status as of February 9, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Krebs, Afzali, Barkley, Bates, Boteler, Cluster, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Feldman, Fisher, Frank, George, Glass, Haddaway-Riccio, Hershey, Hogan, Hough, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kach, Kipke, Kramer, McComas, McDermott, McDonough, McMillan, W. Miller, Minnick, Myers, Norman, Parrott, Ready, Reznik, B. Robinson, Schuh, Schulz, Serafini, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Szeliga, Vitale, and Wood
    Entitled
    Transportation Trust Fund Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 591

    Status as of February 23, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Appropriations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Barkley and Krebs
    Entitled
    Transportation Trust Fund - Transfer or Diversion of Funds - Voter Approval
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 648

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Washington, Anderson, Arora, Clippinger, Cullison, Dumais, Feldman, Kaiser, A. Miller, Mizeur, B. Robinson, Summers, and Wilson
    Entitled
    General Assembly - Senators - Age of Eligibility for Service
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 732

    Status as of February 14, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Reznik, Barve, Carr, Conaway, Dumais, Feldman, Frick, Gilchrist, Glenn, Gutierrez, Haynes, Healey, Hixson, Hucker, Ivey, A. Kelly, Kramer, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, B. Robinson, Ross, Tarrant, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Zucker
    Entitled
    Elective Franchise - Registration and Voting at Polling Places
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 880

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    The Minority Leader and Delegates Smigiel, Afzali, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Cluster, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Fisher, Frank, George, Glass, Haddaway-Riccio, Hershey, Hogan, Hough, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, McDonough, McMillan, W. Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Otto, Parrott, Ready, Schuh, Schulz, Serafini, Stifler, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and Vitale
    Entitled
    Health Care Freedom Act of 2011
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 885

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bates, Afzali, Aumann, Cluster, Frank, Glass, Jacobs, Kipke, Krebs, McDermott, W. Miller, Norman, O'Donnell, Otto, Parrott, Ready, Schuh, Smigiel, and Stocksdale
    Entitled
    Orphans' Court - Change of Name to Estate Court
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 926

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McMillan, Aumann, Beidle, Bromwell, Carter, Costa, Fisher, George, Haddaway-Riccio, Kach, K. Kelly, Kramer, A. Miller, W. Miller, Minnick, O'Donnell, Schuh, Simmons, Sophocleus, Szeliga, Vitale, Weir, Wilson, and Wood
    Entitled
    Dedicated State Funds Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 927

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McMillan and W. Miller
    Entitled
    Taxpayers' Bill of Rights
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means and Appropriations
  • 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 963

    Status as of February 15, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dwyer, Afzali, Aumann, Bates, Burns, Cluster, Eckardt, Elliott, Fisher, George, Glass, Haddaway-Riccio, Hershey, Hough, Impallaria, Kach, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, McDonough, W. Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Otto, Parrott, Ready, Schuh, Schulz, Serafini, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Szeliga, Vitale, and Wood
    Entitled
    Maryland's Marriage Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 997

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Schuh, Afzali, Aumann, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Cluster, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Fisher, Frank, George, Glass, Haddaway-Riccio, Hershey, Hogan, Hough, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, McDonough, McMillan, W. Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Otto, Parrott, Ready, Schulz, Serafini, Smigiel, Stifler, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and Vitale
    Entitled
    Election Law - Legislative Districting and Apportionment Commission
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1001

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frick, Arora, Barkley, Barve, Cardin, Cullison, Dumais, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Hixson, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Murphy, Niemann, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Stukes, Summers, Tarrant, V. Turner, Vaughn, Walker, and Zucker
    Entitled
    Transportation Trust Fund - Financing - Use of Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1010

    Status as of March 21, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Glenn, Bromwell, Conaway, Harrison, B. Robinson, Stukes, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Video Lottery Terminals - Expansion to Alcoholic Beverages Licensed Establishments
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1011

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Glenn, Anderson, Carter, Conaway, Harrison, Haynes, Oaks, B. Robinson, Stukes, and Washington
    Entitled
    Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Selection of Members - Local Referendum (Democracy in Education Act of 2011)
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1021

    Status as of February 23, 2011: Bill is in the House - First Reading Ways and Means

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Walker and F. Turner
    Entitled
    Gaming - Video Lottery Operation Licenses - Frederick County
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1040

    Status as of March 25, 2011: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Health and Government Operations

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dwyer, Afzali, Aumann, Bates, Cluster, Hershey, Hough, Impallaria, Kach, McDermott, W. Miller, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Parrott, Ready, Schuh, Schulz, Serafini, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and Wood
    Entitled
    Maryland Personhood Amendment
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1061

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

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kramer, Simmons, Arora, Barkley, Bates, Carr, Cullison, Dumais, Feldman, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Howard, Hucker, A. Kelly, Luedtke, A. Miller, Reznik, S. Robinson, Summers, Valderrama, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    State Retirement and Pension System - Local Educators and Librarians - Local Employer Contributions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
  • 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 - Dead Legislation

    HB 1324

    Status as of April 11, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Conway, Cane, Eckardt, McDermott, Otto, and Haddaway-Riccio
    Entitled
    Wicomico County - Board of Education - Selection of Members - Straw Ballot
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Ways and Means
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 8

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Klausmeier
    Entitled
    Table Games - Video Lottery Facilities
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 47

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

    Sponsored By
    Senator Conway
    Entitled
    General Assembly - Senators - Age of Eligibility for Service
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 155

    Status as of January 26, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Colburn and Pipkin
    Entitled
    Legislative Districting - Resident Delegates by County
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 243

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pugh, Colburn, and McFadden
    Entitled
    Video Lottery Gaming - Table Games
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • 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
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 382

    Status as of February 15, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Conway
    Entitled
    Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Selection of Members - Local Referendum (Democracy in Education Act of 2011)
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 441

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kasemeyer, Brinkley, DeGrange, Edwards, Forehand, Garagiola, Getty, King, Klausmeier, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Pipkin, Pugh, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Gaming - Video Lottery Terminals - Additional Forms or Expansion of Commercial Gaming by Supermajority of General Assembly
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 506

    Status as of February 9, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Getty, Glassman, Jennings, Pipkin, Reilly, Shank, Simonaire, and Stone
    Entitled
    General Assembly - Legislative Redistricting - Exclusion of Noncitizens
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 592

    Status as of February 16, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Astle, Benson, Colburn, Currie, DeGrange, Dyson, Ferguson, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Jones-Rodwell, King, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, Middleton, Miller, Montgomery, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robey, Rosapepe, Shank, Stone, Young, and Zirkin
    Entitled
    Election Law - Independent Expenditures - Reporting
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 632

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin and Brinkley
    Entitled
    State Budget
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 633

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin and Brinkley
    Entitled
    Gaming - Video Lottery Terminals - Repeal of Constitutional Amendment - Changes to Statutory Provisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 677

    Status as of March 10, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senator Brinkley
    Entitled
    Transportation Trust Fund - Dedicated Highway Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 707

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Klausmeier, Brochin, Colburn, and Kelley
    Entitled
    Video Lottery Terminals - Expansion to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 714

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Garagiola, Ferguson, Forehand, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Montgomery, Peters, Ramirez, and Robey
    Entitled
    Transportation Trust Fund - Financing - Use of Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 732

    Status as of March 2, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Budget and Taxation

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Getty, Glassman, Jacobs, Kittleman, Reilly, Shank, and Simonaire
    Entitled
    Maryland Taxpayer Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 733

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

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Getty, Glassman, Jacobs, Kittleman, Shank, and Simonaire
    Entitled
    Health Care Freedom Act of 2011
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 816

    Status as of February 25, 2011: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules

    Sponsored By
    Senators Reilly, Jennings, and Peters
    Entitled
    General Assembly - Member Called to Active Duty - Temporary Replacement
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Senate Rules
  • 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 981

    Status as of April 7, 2011: Bill is in the House - Third Reading Passed with Amendments

    Sponsored By
    Senators Mathias and Colburn
    Entitled
    Wicomico County - Board of Education - Selection of Members - Straw Ballot
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Ways and Means