Maryland Delegate Seth Howard [R]

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MDHB1105PassProhibiting acquisition of substantial influence over an investor-owned electric company if a person would become an affiliate of each investor-owned electric company in the State as a result of the acquisition.
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 721
MDHB671PassProhibiting a person from providing household goods moving services using a certain commercial motor vehicle in the State unless the person is registered as a household goods mover under the Act; requiring a person to submit to the Department of Labo...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 684
MDHB245PassEstablishing the Student Data Privacy Council to study the development and implementation of the Student Data Privacy Act of 2015 and review similar laws and best practices in other states and appropriate technologies; specifying the membership of th...
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2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 398
MDHB397PassRequiring the Emergency Number Systems Board to establish certain minimum standards for records retention guidelines for 9-1-1 audio, video, text messages, and data; requiring the Board to establish minimum standards for certain 9-1-1 systems that en...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 301
MDHB777PassProhibiting a credit card processor from assessing or charging a fee, fine, or penalty that exceeds $500 if a business entity cancels a merchant processing agreement in certain circumstances; prohibiting any fee, fine, or penalty if a business entity...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 296
MDHB1154PassAltering the applicability of certain security breach investigation requirements to certain businesses; altering the applicability of certain security breach notification requirements to a certain owner or licensee of computerized data to allow notif...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 294
MDHB1081PassRepealing a provision of law that requires a certified public accountant firm to hold a permit issued by the State Board of Public Accountancy if the firm performs certain attest services for a client with a home office in this State; and authorizing...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 329
MDHB307PassEstablishing a Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission; authorizing the staff member provided by the Office of the Attorney General to issue certain subpoenas; requiring the Commission to hold certain public meetings in each county wher...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 41
MDHB331PassRepealing the termination date for certain provisions of law applicable to the registration and authorized use of farm area motor vehicles, including a provision increasing from 10 miles to 25 miles the radius from a farm within which a person may op...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 174
MDHB1171IntroRequiring a certified alcohol and drug abuse program facility to provide a patient with a copy of certain records on the patient's request; requiring the members of a patient's ASAM criteria assessment team to meet with the patient for a certain purp...
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2019-04-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB852IntroEstablishing the Task Force on the Premature Discharge of Patients With Substance Use Disorders to study certain practices and procedures at certain facilities and to make recommendations on necessary changes to improve patient treatment, training fo...
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2019-04-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1241IntroRequiring the Inspector General in the Maryland Department of Health to appoint a Grants Advisor who serves at the pleasure of the Inspector General; providing that the purpose of the Grants Advisor is to examine all awards for appropriateness, preve...
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2019-04-06
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB892IntroRequiring a covered entity, business associate, or subcontractor to obtain authorization from an individual before engaging in the commercial sale of certain health information; requiring a covered entity, business associate, or subcontractor to info...
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2019-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB806IntroRequiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, contingent on the approval of a waiver application under a certain provision of federal law, to make copper plans available in the Individual Exchange to certain individuals; requiring the Exchange to c...
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2019-04-05
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB544IntroProhibiting pharmacy benefits managers and certain purchasers from directly or indirectly charging a contracted pharmacy, or holding a contracted pharmacy responsible for, fees related to the adjudication of certain claims.
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2019-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB600EngrossRequiring the Power Plant Research Program to study and make recommendations regarding nuclear energy and its role as a renewable energy resource in the State; and requiring the Program to report to the Governor and the General Assembly by January 1,...
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2019-04-02
To Senate Finance Committee
MDHB792IntroAltering the composition, powers, and duties of the State Board of Master Electricians; changing the name of the State Board of Master Electricians to the State Board of Electricians; authorizing the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation to ...
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2019-03-19
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB391IntroRestricting to Monday through Friday between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. and between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. the days and hours during which the passenger requirement applies on the portion of U.S. Route 50 designated as a high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane, between ...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB684EngrossEstablishing an income tax checkoff for voluntary contributions to the Maryland Veterans Trust Fund; requiring the Comptroller to include a checkoff on the individual income tax return; requiring the Comptroller to collect and account for contributio...
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2019-03-15
To Senate Budget and Taxation Committee
MDHB44IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require single-member delegate districts; altering certain standards for the drawing of legislative districts; proposing a new article to the Maryland Constitution to establish standards for the ...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB43IntroEstablishing the Legislative and Congressional Redistricting and Apportionment Commission as an independent unit of State government; providing for the intent of the General Assembly regarding legislative and congressional redistricting; requiring th...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB125IntroEstablishing a solar photovoltaic recycling fee; requiring a person installing a solar electric generating facility in the State to pay the fee beginning October 1, 2019; establishing the Solar Photovoltaic Recycling Fund; requiring 20% of the first ...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB463IntroProposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require congressional districts to conform to certain standards and that due regard be given to natural boundaries and boundaries of political subdivisions; and submitting the amendment to the qu...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDHB1215IntroEstablishing that an occupant of a dwelling is justified in using any degree of physical force against another person when the other person has made an unlawful entry into the dwelling, the occupant reasonably believes that force or deadly force is n...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB348IntroEstablishing that the Department of Natural Resources may plant or allow to be planted only certain native oyster shell, including fossilized native oyster shell, of the species Crassostrea virginica for use as substrate for an oyster restoration, pr...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB781IntroAuthorizing a person who has the written consent of a bona fide church or religious organization to carry a handgun on the property of the church or religious organization during certain events and who has the intent to wear, carry, or transport a ha...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB864IntroEstablishing the intent of the General Assembly to enforce the right of every adult in the State to visit with and receive certain communication from whomever the adult chooses, with a certain exception; establishing a rebuttable presumption in an ac...
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2019-03-06
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB1418IntroEstablishing the Preventive Measure Unit Pilot Program in Anne Arundel County; requiring the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, in collaboration with the County Police Department and the County Mental Health Agency, to establish a preventive mea...
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2019-03-04
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB98IntroRequiring the State to continue providing a certain prescription drug benefit plan to certain retirees by repealing the January 1, 2019, termination of a certain State prescription drug benefit plan for certain retirees, spouses, and dependent childr...
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2019-02-25
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB978IntroProhibiting a physician, except under certain circumstances, from performing or inducing an abortion on a pregnant woman before determining whether the fetus has a detectable heartbeat and if the physician determines that the fetus has a detectable h...
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2019-02-25
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1385IntroAuthorizing the Department of Natural Resources to adopt regulations that allow a tidal fish licensee who catches crabs regardless of the gear used to begin the workday 2 hours before sunrise if the projected temperature for the day is at least 90 de...
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2019-02-22
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB975IntroProhibiting, except under certain circumstances, the performance or inducement or attempted performance or inducement of an abortion unless a certain determination as to the probable age of the unborn child is made by a certain physician; providing t...
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2019-02-19
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB1322IntroPhasing out, over certain taxable years, the limitation on the amount of certain military retirement income that may be subtracted from federal adjusted gross income for Maryland income tax purposes.
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2019-02-15
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB126IntroProhibiting an employer from requiring, as a condition of employment or continued employment, an employee or a prospective employee, under certain circumstances, to join or remain a member of a labor organization, pay charges to a labor organization,...
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2019-02-14
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB490IntroAuthorizing certain retirees, spouses, and dependent children to elect coverage under the State prescription drug benefit plan; altering to January 1, 2020, the date by which the State is required to discontinue coverage under the State prescription ...
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2019-02-14
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1004IntroRequiring the State to reimburse retirees from State employment, certain spouses, and certain dependent children for certain prescription drug costs under certain circumstances.
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2019-02-14
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB974IntroRequiring the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to authorize a Program recipient to receive adult residential substance use disorder treatment services from an out-of-state provider if the provider meets Program requirements for adult residential s...
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2019-02-13
To House Health and Government Operations Committee
MDHB45IntroEstablishing the Education Monitoring Unit in the State to investigate, analyze, and report on a range of specific matters relating to public schools and public school facilities; providing that the Unit is an independent unit in the State; establish...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB46IntroAltering the definition of "qualified employee" to include certain individuals who are provided certain paid parental leave for purposes of a credit against the State income tax for certain small businesses that provide certain employer benefits to c...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB981IntroProviding an exemption under the sales and use tax for the sale of certain firearm safety devices, including a firearm safe, firearm lockbox, trigger and barrel lock, or any other item designed to enhance home firearm safety.
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1103IntroRequiring each public school in the State to keep a hard copy of a certain Threat Assessment report in the school; requiring the school principal and each school counselor to keep a hard copy of a certain Threat Assessment report in the school office...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB858IntroExempting business personal property from the property tax imposed by a county or municipal corporation, subject to certain exceptions; requiring the State Department of Assessments and Taxation to identify certain provisions of law and submit a cert...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB1138IntroRequiring the State Board of Education to develop curriculum content for a one-half credit course in financial literacy on or before July 1, 2020; requiring each county board of education to implement the financial literacy curriculum content develop...
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2019-02-12
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB764IntroProhibiting the earning of diminution credits to reduce the term of confinement of an inmate who is serving a sentence for murder in the first degree or murder in the second degree in a State or local correctional facility; and providing for the pros...
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2019-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1133IntroAuthorizing certain members of the State Retirement and Pension System to receive credit for certain military service if the member receives military service credit in another retirement system.
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2019-02-11
To House Appropriations Committee
MDHB1023IntroRequiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to establish the Maryland Violent Offender Registry; requiring the Registry to be updated in a certain manner and to include certain information; requiring certain Registry informati...
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2019-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1084IntroReclassifying, as a felony instead of a misdemeanor, a certain human trafficking offense.
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2019-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1214IntroEstablishing that an occupant of a dwelling is justified in using any degree of physical force against another person when the other person has made an unlawful entry into the dwelling, and when the occupant has a reasonable belief that the other per...
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2019-02-11
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB854IntroReducing the State income tax rate for certain income of individuals; and applying the Act to taxable years beginning after December 31, 2018.
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2019-02-11
To House Ways and Means Committee
MDHB836IntroAltering a limitation on claiming the income tax credit for eligible long-term care insurance premiums for more than 1 year with respect to the same insured individual; altering the amount of the credit from a one-time $500 credit to a maximum of $25...
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2019-02-11
To House Ways and Means Committee
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