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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Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB299IntroProhibiting, on or after January 1, 2021, the sale or distribution of any paint or coating removal product that contains N-Methylpyrrolidone or methylene chloride, also known as dichloromethane; and establishing that a person that violates the provis...
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2019-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB300IntroProhibiting, on or after January 1, 2021, a person from selling or distributing in commerce an aerosol degreaser or a spot cleaner for dry cleaning that contains trichloroethylene; and establishing that a person that violates the provision or any reg...
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2019-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB812IntroProhibiting a person from knowingly distributing a controlled dangerous substance if a reasonable person would believe that the controlled dangerous substance would likely cause the death of another and the distribution of the controlled dangerous su...
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2019-04-04
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB545IntroProhibiting certain carriers from prohibiting an enrollee from selecting, or limiting the ability of an enrollee to select, a pharmacy of the enrollee's choice for the receipt of certain services; prohibiting certain carriers, under certain circumsta...
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2019-04-03
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB448IntroAuthorizing the State Board of Dental Examiners to issue a cease and desist order for certain violations; altering certain penalties for certain acts related to the unauthorized practice of dentistry or dental hygiene; authorizing the Board to levy a...
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2019-04-01
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1264IntroProhibiting a person from importing, selling, or offering for sale any juvenile product, mattress, upholstered furniture, or reupholstered furniture that contains more than a certain amount of certain chemicals; repealing certain provisions of law re...
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2019-04-01
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB1153IntroAuthorizing, rather than requiring, the Department of Natural Resources to revoke a person's authorization to catch oysters if the Department finds or concludes that the person has knowingly committed one of certain offenses; and authorizing a person...
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2019-03-29
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1087IntroProviding that the General Assembly finds that all State residents have a right to health care; providing it is the intent of the General Assembly to establish a comprehensive universal single-payer health care coverage program and a health care cost...
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2019-03-28
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDSB311IntroAuthorizing an individual to request aid in dying by making specified requests; prohibiting another individual from requesting aid in dying on behalf of an individual; requiring a certain request to be made in a certain manner; requiring a written re...
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2019-03-27
Second Reading Failed
MDHB1422IntroProhibiting a person from committing certain acts while operating a motor vehicle in a highway work zone or on a bridge or highway that is under construction if a highway worker is present; providing that a person may not be convicted for a violation...
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2019-03-27
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB1236IntroRequiring certain employers to have a certificate of pay equity compliance issued by the Commissioner of Labor and Industry; requiring a custodian of public records to deny the inspection of the part of a public record that contains certain data rela...
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2019-03-26
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
MDSB565IntroIncreasing the number of hours of continuing education that therapeutically certified optometrists are required to attend from 30 to 40; providing that continuing education on use and management of certain therapeutic pharmaceutical agents include a ...
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2019-03-20
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB905IntroEstablishing 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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2019-03-19
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1079IntroRequiring a certain television or radio station that broadcasts a certain news analysis program in the State to broadcast a certain disclaimer at the beginning of the program; and establishing certain penalties.
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2019-03-19
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1235IntroEstablishing 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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2019-03-19
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDSB723IntroAltering the procedures a council of unit owners or a board of directors of a condominium shall take before a penalty for a violation of the condominium's rules can be imposed on an alleged violator; establishing procedures a board of directors or ot...
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2019-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB724IntroSpecifying that a certain dispute settlement mechanism does not apply to complaints or demands arising out of a cooperative housing member's failure to pay certain assessments owed to the cooperative housing corporation; repealing a requirement that ...
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2019-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB1026IntroAltering the definitions of "junkyard" and "scrap metal processing facility" as those definitions apply to the regulation of those facilities near certain highways in the State; authorizing only scrap metal processing facilities and junkyards, as def...
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2019-03-18
Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
MDHB6IntroRequiring the Motor Vehicle Administration to refuse to register or reregister, or to refuse to transfer or to suspend the registration of, a motor vehicle for which the person liable for a violation recorded by a vehicle height monitoring system has...
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1230IntroIncreasing, from $25 to $1,000, the maximum civil penalty for placing or maintaining a commercial sign within the right-of-way of a State highway.
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1267IntroRepealing the requirement that an individual have $300 of unpaid fines before qualifying to enter into a payment plan with the clerk of the court to pay certain overdue fines; requiring that a traffic citation provide certain notice that a person may...
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1178IntroEstablishing the Social Housing Program in the Division of Development Finance of the Department of Housing and Community Development; establishing the Social Housing Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; requiring the Governor to appropriate $2,500,00...
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB1368IntroAuthorizing a law enforcement agency and State or local volunteer fire company, rescue squad, fire department, and ambulance service to place a move over safety monitoring system on an emergency vehicle for the purpose of recording a motor vehicle co...
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2019-03-16
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB614IntroProhibiting vehicle traffic in Montgomery County from entering certain intersections against certain traffic signals if the vehicle is unable to safely and completely proceed through the intersection; establishing certain exceptions to the prohibitio...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDHB1151IntroProhibiting a physician from performing or inducing an abortion on a woman before 24 hours have elapsed since the woman requested that the physician perform an abortion except under certain circumstances; prohibiting a claim or diagnosis that a woman...
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2019-03-15
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
MDHB24IntroRequiring a prospective bidder or offeror when submitting a bid or offer for a public work contract to submit to the public body a certain contractor safety and health plan and a certain attestation; requiring a contractor safety and health plan to i...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
MDHB67IntroEstablishing the Potomac Compact for Fair Representation; providing that a compacting state is not required to comply with the Compact under certain circumstances; establishing the Congressional Districting Commission to develop a congressional distr...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
MDSB183IntroAuthorizing an owner, an operator, or a manager of a lodging establishment to provide recycling for guests; requiring an owner, an operator, or a manager of a certain lodging establishment to provide a certain notice to guests under certain circumsta...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
MDHB337IntroProhibiting the distribution of a certain opioid or opioid analogue, the use of which causes the death of a minor; establishing a penalty of up to 30 years imprisonment for a violation of the Act; clarifying that certain conduct constitutes distribut...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB368IntroProhibiting a person from engaging in certain conduct that results in a life-threatening injury to another; exempting certain conduct that results in a life-threatening injury to another; establishing penalties for a violation of the Act of imprisonm...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB411IntroProhibiting, on or after October 1, 2020, a person from selling, offering for sale, or applying to certain surfaces coal tar or coal tar pavement products; and establishing a civil penalty not to exceed $500 for a first offense and not exceeding $1,0...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
MDHB972IntroAuthorizing a court, on a certain finding in an action on behalf of an employee for a violation of the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law, to award the Attorney General reasonable counsel fees and other costs; authorizing a court, on a certain ...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB756IntroCreating an exception to the general prohibition against recording or broadcasting a criminal sentencing hearing; establishing requirements that a media organization file a certain written request to provide media coverage of a criminal sentencing he...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB877IntroAltering the penalties for manufacturing, distributing, dispensing, and possessing certain amounts of certain controlled dangerous substances, acting as a "drug kingpin", and committing a subsequent violation of the prohibition against manufacturing,...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB675IntroRepealing the term of imprisonment that may be imposed on a person who operates or knowingly allows to be operated a motor vehicle that the person knows or has reason to know is not covered by the required security; and reducing from $1,000 to $500 t...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
MDHB1179IntroProhibiting a certain person from providing, disseminating, sharing, or otherwise disclosing a criminal record that has been expunged or shielded under certain provisions of law; making a violation of the Act an unfair or deceptive trade practice und...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
MDHB1035IntroRequiring certain websites that implement certain politically biased algorithms to file a certain report with the State Board of Elections within 7 days after implementing the politically biased algorithm; requiring certain websites that implement po...
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2019-03-14
Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means
MDSB281IntroRepealing a requirement that the Motor Vehicle Administration, under certain circumstances, suspend the registration of a motor vehicle that incurs a certain toll violation; altering the authority of the Maryland Transportation Authority to enter cer...
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2019-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB383IntroEstablishing the Law Enforcement Purchases Account within the Compassionate Use Fund; authorizing a law enforcement representative to obtain a certain amount of medical cannabis and medical cannabis concentrate from a licensed dispensary at no cost f...
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2019-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB570IntroProhibiting a person from distributing fentanyl, any structural variation of fentanyl, or any analogue of fentanyl, the use of which is a contributing cause of the death of another; establishing penalties for a violation of the Act; and providing tha...
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2019-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB692IntroProhibiting a person responsible for any premises from conducting, causing, permitting, or aiding a neighborhood nuisance or unruly social event; authorizing certain law enforcement officers to issue a citation for certain violations of the Act; spec...
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2019-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
MDSB837IntroProhibiting a person from driving a motor vehicle in a dedicated bus lane unless authorized by a local jurisdiction, subject to certain exceptions; authorizing the Maryland Transit Administration to use, under certain standards and procedures, a cert...
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2019-03-13
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
MDSB341IntroModifying the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation for certain misdemeanor or local ordinance violations that have an imprisonment penalty of up to 90 days; modifying the categories of offenses for which a poli...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDSB462IntroAltering the maximum penalty for driving on a highway without a license; altering the maximum penalty for driving a motor vehicle while a person's license or privilege to drive is suspended under certain provisions of State law relating to nonpayment...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
MDHB501IntroProhibiting a person from leaving a dog outside and unattended by use of a restraint for longer than 30 minutes when the temperature is above 90 degrees Fahrenheit or below 32 degrees Fahrenheit; and providing penalties not to exceed 90 days or a fin...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
MDSB576IntroRequiring a county superintendent of schools promptly to provide certain notice to a student who is the victim of a certain violent crime or a certain delinquent act committed by another student under certain circumstances; requiring a county superin...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
MDSB682IntroEstablishing a penalty of up to $1,000 for certain violations of the Maryland Vehicle Law committed within a special event zone in Worcester County.
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
MDHB719IntroEstablishing that certain inmates sentenced to life imprisonment for a crime committed on or after October 1, 2019 are not eligible for parole consideration until having served 25 years without application of diminution of confinement credits; requir...
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
MDHB722IntroClassifying the theft of a firearm as a felony; and establishing certain penalties for theft of a firearm.
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2019-03-11
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
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