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MDHB449PassAuthorizing the County Council of Baltimore County, by ordinance, to impose development impact fees to finance the capital costs of additional or expanded public works, improvements, and facilities required to accommodate new construction or developm...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 657
MDSB451PassAuthorizing the County Council of Baltimore County, by ordinance, to impose development impact fees to finance the capital costs of additional or expanded public works, improvements, and facilities required to accommodate new construction or developm...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 658
MDHB1166PassAuthorizing Howard County to impose, by law, a fee on certain retail establishments for the use of disposable bags as part of a retail sale of products; limiting the amount of the fee to not more than 5 cents for each disposable bag used; defining "d...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 725
MDHB1409PassAltering the amount of the school facilities surcharge in Howard County for certain types of residential construction; authorizing the County Council of Howard County to enact a local law providing for the annual alteration of the amount of the schoo...
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2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 744
MDHB161VetoRequiring Baltimore City to withhold from tax sale certain places of worship if the taxes on the property consist only of a lien for unpaid charges for water and sewer service; repealing the authority of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City t...
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2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB528VetoRequiring the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City, following each decennial census of the United States, to prepare a plan for the adjustment of the geographic boundaries and composition of each Baltimore City police district and the reallocation o...
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2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB96PassRequiring Baltimore City to withhold from tax sale certain places of worship if the taxes on the property consist only of a lien for unpaid charges for water and sewer service; repealing the authority of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City t...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 320
MDHB219PassRequiring the governing body of Prince George's County to establish a program to evaluate complaints of drainage defects in the county under certain circumstances; requiring the program to include certain procedures for an owner to request an evaluat...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 350
MDHB225PassAdding an exemption from the Prince George's County school facilities surcharge for student housing designated by Bowie State University and the governing body of Prince George's County that is located within 1 mile of Bowie State University; authori...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 351
MDSB499PassRequiring the composition of the Baltimore Police Department to consist of not less than 20% civilian employees beginning on January 1, 2022; and requiring the Department to report by January 1, 2022, and every 6 months thereafter, on the number of p...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 319
MDHB1362PassAltering the composition of the Prince George's County Environmental Justice Commission to include certain individuals; altering the date by which the Commission is required to report its findings on environmental justice issues in the County and rec...
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2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 352
MDSB39PassRequiring the Police Commissioner of Baltimore City, following each decennial census of the United States, to prepare a plan for the adjustment of the geographic boundaries and composition of each Baltimore City police district and the reallocation o...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 74
MDSB99PassAdding certain counties to the list of counties that exempt agricultural buildings used for agritourism from certain building performance standards; and exempting a building used for agritourism in certain counties from a building permit requirement ...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 71
MDHB242PassAuthorizing the Department of Natural Resources to allow a person in Cecil County to hunt any game bird or mammal, except migratory game birds, on a Sunday on certain land during the open season for that game bird or mammal; repealing an exception fo...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 171
MDHB304PassAuthorizing the County Council of Montgomery County to enact a local law that grants to the Montgomery County Inspector General the same authority over Montgomery College as the Inspector General has over a department of county government.
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 167
MDHB323PassRequiring a County Commissioner from a commissioners' district to reside in that commissioners' district for the 6 months immediately preceding the filing deadline for the election of the Commissioner and during the full term of office of the Commiss...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 195
MDHB344PassAuthorizing the County Council of Montgomery County to enact a local law that grants to the Montgomery County Inspector General the same authority over the Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County as the Inspector General has over a depa...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 168
MDHB359PassRepealing certain provisions of law that relate to the Building Authority Commission in St. Mary's County.
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 181
MDSB336PassRequiring a County Commissioner from a commissioners' district to reside in that commissioners' district for the 6 months immediately preceding the filing deadline for the election of the Commissioner and during the full term of office of the Commiss...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 194
MDSB793PassRequiring certain appropriations for certain Baltimore City youth programs; establishing the Law Enforcement Cadet Apprenticeship Program to provide career opportunities in law enforcement; authorizing the Johns Hopkins University to establish a poli...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 25
MDSB590PassLegalizing the 2019 edition of the Code of Public Local Laws of Washington County, being Article 22 of the Code of Public Local Laws of Maryland, published under the direction of the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County; and making prov...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 124
MDHB563PassRepealing certain obsolete provisions of law relating to certain gaming activities and benefit performances in Montgomery County; and repealing a certain obsolete provision of law relating to certain benefit performances in Montgomery County.
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 169
MDHB639PassAdding certain counties to the list of counties that exempt agricultural buildings used for agritourism from certain building performance standards; and exempting a building used for agritourism in certain counties from a certain permit requirement u...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 70
MDHB700PassLegalizing the 2019 edition of the Code of Public Local Laws of Washington County, being Article 22 of the Code of Public Local Laws of Maryland, published under the direction of the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County; and making prov...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 123
MDHB1258PassProviding that a volunteer of certain fire and rescue entities in Calvert County who dies in the line of duty is eligible for a death benefit of $6,000 under certain circumstances; altering a certain definition; and providing for the retroactive appl...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 99
MDHB1155PassAuthorizing the governing body of Prince George's County to adopt an ordinance to prohibit disposing of a bulky item on a highway or on public or private property except under certain circumstances; authorizing Prince George's County to impose certai...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 160
MDHB1306PassProviding that a nonprofit entity shall be deemed controlled by the Howard County Housing Commission if the nonprofit entity is established by the Commission under certain provisions of law and the Commission has the power to appoint a majority of th...
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2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 151
MDSB43EngrossAuthorizing the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore to require members of the command staff of the Police Department of Baltimore City, at the rank of captain or above, to reside in Baltimore City; and providing that a certain local law, ordinance, o...
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2019-04-08
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (125-11)
MDHB1251IntroAltering the matters for which certain employee organizations representing certain Baltimore City police officers or the City of Baltimore may request arbitration; repealing certain provisions limiting the matters that may be arbitrated and prohibiti...
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2019-04-08
Unfavorable Report by Appropriations
MDHB273EngrossAltering a prohibition, in Anne Arundel County, on a person standing in a certain highway to solicit money or donations; authorizing the governing body of Anne Arundel County or of a municipal corporation in the county to enact a permit program to al...
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2019-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDHB628IntroProhibiting a landlord from evicting a tenant from leased premises in Montgomery County in the absence of just cause; specifying the circumstances under which just cause exists; requiring a certain notice to a tenant to be sent by certified mail, ret...
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2019-03-27
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB202EngrossRequiring the Department of the Environment to establish the third week in September as SepticSmart Week in Montgomery County; and requiring the Department to use certain educational materials and other resources to promote community awareness regard...
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2019-03-26
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDHB1364IntroRepealing the authority of a person that exists and functions for a legal business in Prince George's County to apply for the appointment of special police officers to protect business property; and prohibiting the renewal of a commission of a specia...
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2019-03-25
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB278EngrossProviding that the Police Department of Baltimore City is an agency and instrumentality of the City of Baltimore, instead of the State; and providing that police officers of the department have the authority conferred under a certain provision of law...
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2019-03-21
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB919EngrossRequiring the property management company of each senior apartment housing facility located in a geographic focus area in Baltimore City designated by the Mayor's Office of Sustainable Solutions under the Mayor's Violence Reduction Initiative that is...
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2019-03-21
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB227EngrossRepealing a prohibition on an applicant or applicant's agent making a payment to the County Executive of Prince George's County or a slate that includes the County Executive during the pendency of certain applications.
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2019-03-19
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB42EngrossRequiring Baltimore City, on or before January 1, 2020, to accept payment of a fee, a fine, or other monetary payment by at least two of three methods, including by mail, in person at a certain location, or online through a City website or other thir...
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2019-03-18
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDSB1015IntroRequiring the governing body of Prince George's County to establish a program for the correction of drainage defects in new homes in the county; requiring the program to include certain claims and evaluation procedures; requiring the county to arrang...
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2019-03-11
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB818IntroAmending the Charter of Baltimore City to provide that the Baltimore City Office of the Inspector General has the same authority over the Police Department of Baltimore City and Baltimore City Public Schools, including employees of the Police Departm...
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2019-03-05
Hearing canceled (Judicial Proceedings)
MDHB1371IntroRepealing certain provisions of law relating to the Baltimore City Civilian Review Board; establishing the Public Safety Community Oversight Board to process and review certain complaints made by members of the public and review certain policies of a...
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2019-02-20
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1372IntroRequiring the Baltimore City Police Commissioner to establish certain policies and procedures in the event of a death of a law enforcement officer in the line of duty or the death of an individual allegedly caused by a law enforcement officer; author...
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2019-02-20
To House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
MDHB1094IntroRequiring certain appropriations for certain Baltimore City youth programs; establishing the Law Enforcement Cadet Apprenticeship Program to provide young individuals with the opportunity to begin a career in law enforcement; authorizing the Johns Ho...
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2019-02-12
To House Judiciary Committee
MDHB1068IntroRequiring an action for repossession for failure to pay rent to contain certain statements on whether the property is registered or licensed under local law and is an affected property under certain lead-based paint abatement laws; authorizing a cour...
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2019-02-11
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDHB1051IntroEstablishing certain procedures in Charles County after a warrant of restitution is ordered by the court in an action for repossession for failure to pay rent; requiring a landlord to send certain notice in a certain manner to a tenant regarding the ...
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2019-02-08
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
MDSB843IntroRepealing provisions of law establishing and relating to the Civilian Review Board of Baltimore City; establishing the Community Oversight and Accountability Commission of Baltimore City; specifying the purpose of the Commission; providing for the co...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB834IntroAdding a certain investigator to the list of individuals who may be considered a certain investigating officer or interrogating officer for purposes of a certain provision of law; prohibiting a record of a certain complaint against a law enforcement ...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDSB849IntroRequiring the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City to establish, subject to the availability of funds, the Green Career Gender and Minority Empowerment and Training Pilot Program on or before January 1, 2020, to encourage young women and minoriti...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
MDSB831IntroAltering the requirements for repossession of real property for the failure of a tenant to pay rent to require that a landlord of certain lead-affected property provide certain information and documentation to the court and to the tenant at trial; re...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
MDHB220IntroRequiring the governing body of certain condominiums located in Prince George's County to have a certain reserve study conducted not more than 90 days and not less than 30 calendar days before the meeting of the Council of unit owners and at certain ...
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2019-02-05
To House Environment and Transportation Committee
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