About Schedules

The weekly schedule is issued anew each Thursday and includes the dates, times, locations, and topics for meetings being held by committees of the General Assembly and other state government groups. Addenda to the weekly schedule are published as necessary.

Meetings are generally held in late morning or early afternoon.

During the legislative session standing committee meetings include:

  • Public hearings on all assigned legislation. Withdrawn legislation does not always receive a hearing.
  • Briefings on subject matters as determined by the chair from agencies and selected organizations.
  • Receiving testimony from sponsors and other parties supporting or opposing legislation
  • Reviewing the Governor’s nominees to cabinet positions, certain Judgeships, and various boards and commissions (Senate Executive Nominations Committee only)
  • Hearing agency representatives discuss the budgets of specific units of State government (Budget Committees only)
  • Receiving proposed amendments
  • Voting to approve or reject legislation

Between sessions, scheduled meetings continue the work of General Assembly committees and its task forces, commissions, and special issue workgroups.

Certain committees webcast their meetings live and recordings can be listened to or viewed on demand after the meeting has concluded. Prior schedules and addenda are available online and in printed format.



march 1, 2018

SENATE BUDGET AND TAXATION


BUDGET HEARINGS - 8:30 A.M.

 FULL COMMITTEE
 3 West, Miller
           * Maryland Emergency Medical System Operations Fund
           * Department of Information Technology
           * Executive Department - Governor


BUDGET HEARINGS - 1:00 P.M.

 SUBCOMMITTEE ON EDUCATION, BUSINESS AND ADMINISTRATION
 Amoss, Miller
           * Department of Commerce
           * MHEC - Student Financial Assistance
           * Canal Place Preservation and Development Authority
           * MSDE Aid to Education

 SUBCOMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
 3 West, Miller
           * MDH Medical Care Programs Administration
           * OLA Medicaid Audit

 SUBCOMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY, TRANSPORTATION, AND ENVIRONMENT
 Schweinhaut, Miller
           * Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund
           * MDOT Maryland Transit Administration
           * MDOT WMATA - Operating Budget


BUDGET HEARINGS - 3:00 P.M.

 SUBCOMMITTEE ON CAPITAL BUDGET
 3 West, Miller
           * Capital Maryland Environmental Service
           * Capital Baltimore City Community College
           * Capital Community College Facilities Grant Program
           * Capital MD Independent College and University Assoc
           * Capital Maryland State Library Agency
           * Capital Maryland School for the Deaf
           * Capital St Mary's College of Maryland
           * Capital Department of Information Technology

Further Details

February 23, 2018 1:52 P.M.