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#1HB1257IntroducedEstablishing the Office of Transportation Oversight as an independent unit in the Executive Branch of State government; applying the motor fuel tax to bunker fuel; requiring the Comptroller and the State Treasurer to establish a certain motor fuel ta...
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2019-02-11
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
#2HB792IntroducedAltering 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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2019-02-08
#3SB880IntroducedRequiring the Public Service Commission to establish a customer choice website that allows electric customers to sort electricity suppliers that have open offers in a certain service area, and initiates the transition from one electricity supplier to...
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2019-02-14
#4HB1111IntroducedEstablishing a volunteer fire department alcoholic beverages license in Prince George's County; authorizing the Board of License Commissioners to issue the license for use by a volunteer fire department; authorizing the license holder to sell beer, w...
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2019-02-08
#5HB730IntroducedRepealing a provision that prohibits a county or municipal corporation from acting as an aggregator under certain circumstances; establishing a process by which a county or municipal corporation or group of counties and municipal corporations may bec...
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2019-02-08
#6SB867IntroducedRequiring insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations that provide certain health insurance benefits under certain insurance policies or contracts to provide coverage for certain diagnostic laboratory tests for Lyme...
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2019-02-14
#7SB881IntroducedProviding that the enrollment of a residential electric customer in a certain payment plan or the participation of the customer in a certain program is a material change in contract; providing for the automatic termination, without penalty, of a cont...
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2019-02-14
#8HB653IntroducedRequiring the Public Service Commission to allow an electric company or a gas company to apply for an alternative rate plan simultaneously with an application for new base rates; requiring the Commission to allow an electric company or a gas company ...
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2019-02-07
#9HB858IntroducedExempting 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
#10HB905IntroducedEstablishing a low-voltage electrician license as a State license to be awarded to qualifying electricians; altering the name and membership of the State Board of Master Electricians to be the State Board of Electricians; requiring the State Board to...
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2019-02-08
#11HB1127IntroducedEstablishing and strengthening consumer protections in certain areas of financial transactions, including mobile home purchases, security breaches, vehicle purchases, money transmission, and other areas; applying certain existing financial consumer p...
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2019-02-11
#12HB689IntroducedRequiring the Public Service Commission to establish a certain customer choice website for electric customers; specifying the contents of the website; requiring the Commission to use certain information to maintain the information on the website; req...
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2019-02-07
#13SB587IntroducedRequiring that a certain payroll deduction occur within a certain period of time; requiring that certain payroll deductions for certain employees resume under certain circumstances; specifying that a certain exclusive representative represent certain...
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2019-02-11
#14SB635IntroducedAuthorizing a certain facility or Veterans' Administration hospital to take an individual who is involuntarily admitted under certain circumstances into confinement on observation status; requiring an individual confined on observation status to be e...
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2019-02-11
#15HB692IntroducedProhibiting an electric company from including certain costs associated with providing standard offer service in a certain base rate proceeding; requiring the Public Service Commission to require an electric company that files a certain base rate cas...
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2019-02-07
#16SB910IntroducedRequiring a certain electric company to contract for certain renewable energy credits and electricity generated from certain Tier 1 renewable sources to meet a certain portion of the renewable energy portfolio standard for electricity that the electr...
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2019-02-14
#17SB660IntroducedRepealing a provision that prohibits a county or municipal corporation from acting as an aggregator under certain circumstances; establishing a process by which a county or municipal corporation or group of counties and municipal corporations may bec...
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2019-02-11
#18HB1098IntroducedAltering the contents of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Fund; and requiring the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, in consultation with the Maryland Insurance Commissioner and as approved by the Board of Trustees of the Exchange, to submit a wai...
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2019-02-13
#19HB973IntroducedAltering the eligibility of certain sources of energy in Baltimore City for the creation of credits under the renewable energy portfolio standard; providing that existing obligations or contract rights may not be impaired by the Act; and applying the...
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2019-02-08
#20HB1189IntroducedEstablishing the Critical Medical Needs Program in the Office of Home Energy Programs of the Family Investment Administration within the Department of Human Services in recognition of the additional challenges with energy bills for individuals with c...
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2019-02-08
#21SB591IntroducedProviding a subtraction modification under the Maryland income tax for the amount of qualified business income of the individual deducted under the federal income tax; providing for the continuation of the subtraction modification if the provisions o...
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2019-02-06
#22HB683IntroducedProhibiting the imposition of a maximum number of subscribers to a community solar energy generating system under the Community Solar Energy Generating Systems Pilot Program; providing for an increase in the generating capacity and capacity limits to...
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2019-02-07
#23SB517IntroducedRequiring the Public Service Commission to establish a certain customer choice website for electric customers; specifying the contents of the website; requiring the Commission to use certain information to maintain the information on the website; req...
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2019-02-11
#24HB650IntroducedRequiring the Public Service Commission to establish an energy storage pilot program; providing for the structure and operation of the program; requiring the Commission to require each investor-owned electric company to solicit offers to develop ener...
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2019-02-08
#25HB1158IntroducedEstablishing certain criteria for qualified offshore wind projects applied for on or after July 1, 2017, termed Round 2 offshore wind projects; altering and extending the minimum required percentage of energy that must be derived from Tier 1 renewabl...
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2019-02-08
#26SB702IntroducedEstablishing a Healthy Climate Initiative in the Department of the Environment for certain purposes; requiring the Secretary of the Environment to administer certain schedules of greenhouse gas pollution charges; requiring the Secretary to delegate c...
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2019-02-11
Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
#27HB91IntroducedProhibiting a reporting agency for certain proposed public-private partnerships from submitting a certain presolicitation report before a draft environmental impact statement that complies with the National Environmental Policy Act is available; requ...
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2019-01-21
#28SB530IntroducedProhibiting an electric company from including certain costs associated with providing standard offer service in a certain base rate proceeding; requiring the Public Service Commission to require an electric company that files a certain base rate cas...
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2019-02-11
#29SB716IntroducedRequiring certain persons to submit to the Public Service Commission on and after July 1, 2020, monthly reports containing detailed billing information on the supply of electricity and gas to residential customers; requiring certain initial reports t...
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2019-02-11
#30HB151IntroducedExpanding the vehicle excise tax credit for the purchase of certain plug-in electric drive vehicles to include the purchase of certain fuel cell electric vehicles; providing that the credit for a fuel cell electric vehicle may not exceed $3,000; chan...
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2019-01-29
#31HB504IntroducedRequiring that, on and after July 1, 2020, certain standards for purchase of vehicles by the Department of General Services include the social cost of certain carbon emissions as part of a life-cycle cost; requiring the Department of Budget and Manag...
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2019-02-05
#32HB435IntroducedProhibiting certain insurers, nonprofit health service plans, and health maintenance organizations from making certain formulary changes during a plan year and the open enrollment period that precedes the plan year, except under certain circumstances...
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2019-02-13
#33SB647IntroducedProhibiting an insurer from discriminating against certain breeds or mixed breeds of dogs in an offer of a homeowner's insurance or renter's insurance policy.
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2019-02-11
#34SB915IntroducedRequiring each county board of education to coordinate with the Vision for Maryland Program to ensure that certain students are able to receive eye examinations and, if necessary, eyeglasses; requiring each county board or county health department to...
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2019-02-14
#35HB988IntroducedEstablishing that, if a court does not prepare a Maryland sentencing guidelines worksheet in a case, the defendant may request a certain sentence review.
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2019-02-11
#36SB516IntroducedEstablishing certain criteria for qualified offshore wind projects applied for on or after July 1, 2017, termed Round 2 offshore wind projects; altering and extending the minimum required percentage of energy that must be derived from Tier 1 renewabl...
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2019-02-11
#37HB1139IntroducedDecreasing the State corporate income tax rate from 8.25% to 8.0% for tax year 2019, 7.5% for tax year 2020, and 7.0% for tax year 2021 and beyond.
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2019-02-08
#38HB910IntroducedIncreasing certain penalties for certain convictions of driving while impaired by alcohol while transporting a minor.
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2019-02-08
#39SB895IntroducedIncreasing the amount of certain license fees; requiring certain licensees to post a certain sign in a certain location; altering the minimum age for an individual to purchase or be sold tobacco products; authorizing the Maryland Department of Health...
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2019-02-14
#40HB765IntroducedProhibiting the construction of a certain transportation project involving a magnetic levitation propulsion system without a certain informed consent of a majority of the governing bodies of the affected counties; requiring a project owner to provide...
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2019-02-11
#41HB1277IntroducedInvalidating a power of sale or assent to decree authorized in a mortgage or deed of trust on certain residential property that is executed on or after October 1, 2019; requiring an action to foreclose a mortgage or deed of trust on certain residenti...
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2019-02-11
#42HB826IntroducedProviding that certain provisions of a recorded covenant or restriction, a declaration, or the bylaws or rules of a condominium or homeowners association are void and unenforceable; establishing certain requirements and procedures relating to an appl...
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2019-02-11
#43HB961IntroducedAltering the eligibility of certain sources of energy for the creation of credits under the renewable energy portfolio standard; removing certain sources from the definition of a "Tier 1 renewable source"; providing that existing obligations or contr...
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2019-02-08
#44HJ5IntroducedApplying to the U.S. Congress for an amendments convention called under Article V of the U.S. Constitution, on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states, to propose amendments to the U.S. Constitution that impose fiscal ...
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2019-02-11
#45HB971IntroducedRequiring hospitals that provide emergency medical services to have a certain protocol and, to the extent practicable, a trained forensic nurse examiner on staff who is present at all times in the hospital's emergency department to identify, treat, a...
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2019-02-13
#46HB1255IntroducedRequiring, beginning October 1, 2022, that each school bus purchased by a county board of education be a zero-emission vehicle; and requiring, beginning October 1, 2025, that each school bus purchased by a person for use under a contract with a count...
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2019-02-15
Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means) and Hearing canceled (Environment and Transportation)
#47HB1358IntroducedNatural Resources - Oyster Severance Tax - Increase
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2019-02-18
#48SB886IntroducedAltering the application of a provision requiring the payment of a certain deposit with the Public Service Commission in connection with an application to construct a solar photovoltaic system; requiring the Commission to refund the deposit within 1 ...
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2019-02-13
#49SB548IntroducedAltering the eligibility of certain sources of energy for the creation of credits under the renewable energy portfolio standard; removing certain sources from the definition of a "Tier 1 renewable source"; providing that existing obligations or contr...
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2019-02-11
#50SB581IntroducedEstablishing the Opportunity Zone Enhancement Program in the Department of Commerce; expanding certain economic development tax credits administered by the Department under certain circumstances; requiring the Department to adopt certain regulations ...
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2019-02-06
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