Maryland Subject | Industry and Technology

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
MDHB109PassProhibiting a person from selling in the State an expanded polystyrene food service product on or after July 1, 2020; prohibiting food service businesses or schools from selling or providing food or beverages in expanded polystyrene food service prod...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 579
MDSB285PassProhibiting a person from selling in the State an expanded polystyrene food service product on or after July 1, 2020; prohibiting food service businesses and schools from selling or providing food or beverages in expanded polystyrene food service pro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 580
MDSB483PassExpanding the purpose and use of the Maryland Farms and Families Fund to include grants to nonprofit farmers markets and local nonprofit organizations; authorizing the Department of Agriculture, when awarding grants, to consider a nonprofit organizat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 575
MDHB84PassExpanding the purpose and use of the Maryland Farms and Families Fund to include grants to nonprofit farmers markets and local nonprofit organizations; authorizing the Department of Agriculture, when awarding grants, to consider a nonprofit organizat...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 574
MDSB585PassRequiring the State Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators to set certain fees so as to produce funds sufficient to cover certain costs of regulating waterworks, wastewater works, and industrial wastewater works in accordance with certain pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 720
MDSB546PassRequiring that a summary of each nutrient management plan be filed and updated with the Department of Agriculture at certain times; authorizing the Department to require an updated summary to take the form of an annual implementation report; requirin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 760
MDSB671PassRequiring the State Board of Well Drillers to set certain fees in a manner that will produce funds sufficient to cover the actual direct and indirect costs of regulating the well drilling industry; continuing the Board in accordance with the Maryland...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 723
MDHB1100PassRequiring the State Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators to set certain fees so as to produce funds sufficient to cover certain costs of regulating waterworks, wastewater works, and industrial wastewater works in accordance with certain pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 719
MDHB768PassEstablishing the Prescription Drug Affordability Board to protect State residents and certain stakeholders from the high costs of prescription drug products; requiring the Board to collect data and identify prescription drug products that may cause a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 692
MDHB1114PassRequiring the State Board of Well Drillers to set certain fees in a manner that will produce funds sufficient to cover the actual direct and indirect costs of regulating the well drilling industry; continuing the Board in accordance with the Maryland...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 722
MDSB516PassRequiring the Small, Minority, and Women-Owned Businesses Account to receive certain money from the Strategic Energy Investment Fund; establishing certain criteria for qualified offshore wind projects applied for on or after July 1, 2017, termed Roun...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-25
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 757
MDHB132VetoExpanding the eligibility requirements for the Robotics Grant Program to include certain nonprofit organizations providing certain youth with an out-of-school time experience that focuses on personal and workforce development, to support existing rob...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDHB488VetoEstablishing the Mel Noland Fellowship Program in the Department of Natural Resources to support students seeking careers in natural resources fields as they matriculate and graduate from institutions of higher education; requiring the Department and...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB652VetoEntering into the Interstate Physical Therapy Licensure Compact; stating that the goal of the Compact is to improve public access to physical therapy services; requiring a state to meet certain requirements to participate in the Compact; requiring a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB830VetoRequiring the Department of Natural Resources to convene the Oyster Advisory Commission, in coordination with the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, on or before June 1, 2019; requiring the Department, in coordination with the U...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB720VetoRequiring the Department of Natural Resources to convene the Oyster Advisory Commission, in coordination with the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, on or before June 1, 2019; requiring the Department, in coordination with the U...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)
MDHB1115VetoEstablishing the Workforce Readiness Grant Program to provide matching grants to a community college to improve the community college's technology; authorizing each community college to accept certain donations that further the purpose of the Program...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-24
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)
MDSB122PassAuthorizing the governing body of a county or municipal corporation to grant, by law, a certain property tax credit against the county or municipal corporation property tax imposed on real property used for the purposes of a public school robotics pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 404
MDHB124PassRepealing the exemption authorizing a parent or legal guardian of a minor to provide written consent for the minor to use a tanning device; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to make available to each tanning facility a notice to be conspicu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 440
MDSB180PassExpanding the eligibility requirements for the Robotics Grant Program to include certain eligible organizations to support existing robotics programs and increase the number of robotics programs in the State; defining "eligible organization" as a non...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 428
MDSB340PassProviding certain requirements technology-based businesses must meet before the Maryland Technology Development Corporation may make a certain grant or provide certain equity investment financing; requiring the Corporation to adopt certain regulation...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 488
MDSB299PassRepealing the exemption authorizing a parent or legal guardian of certain minors to provide certain written consent for the minor to use a tanning device; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to make available to each tanning facility a notice...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 441
MDHB440PassLimiting the number of new P-TECH Planning Grants that may be awarded in fiscal year 2020 to establish a new P-TECH school until after the 2016-2017 cohort of P-TECH students completes the 6-year pathway sequence; and altering certain intent language...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 384
MDSB432PassAltering the locations of the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program to include the University of Maryland Baltimore County Training Centers that are located in the State; specifying the amounts and uses of certain grants provided under the Program; alterin...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 454
MDSB515PassEstablishing the Workforce Readiness Grant Program to provide matching grants to a community college to improve the community college's technology; authorizing each community college campus to accept certain donations that further the purpose of the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 457
MDHB543PassProviding certain requirements technology-based businesses must meet before the Maryland Technology Development Corporation may make certain grants or provide certain equity investment financing; requiring the Corporation to adopt certain regulations...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 487
MDSB640PassEstablishing the Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability in the Department of Legislative Services; requiring the Office to conduct certain performance evaluations of certain units of State government; renaming the Joint Audit Comm...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 511
MDHB1113PassRenaming the Joint Audit Committee to be the Joint Audit and Evaluation Committee and altering its powers and duties; establishing the Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability in the Department of Legislative Services; requiring the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 510
MDSB922PassProhibiting a person from stating on a label of a food product that the product is milk unless the product meets a certain definition; requiring the Maryland Department of Health to establish and implement a plan to enforce a certain prohibition, inc...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 530
MDHB1315PassAltering the locations of the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program in the State to include the University of Maryland Baltimore County Training Centers that are located in the State; specifying the amounts and uses of certain grants provided under the Pro...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 455
MDHB1349PassExtending to August 1, 2019, the date by which the Department of Education and the Maryland Department of Health are required to develop guidelines for public schools regarding health care services to students with sickle cell disease; extending the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 542
MDHB1274PassEstablishing the Opioid Restitution Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund which consists of all revenue received by the State from any source resulting, directly or indirectly, from any judgement against or settlement with, opioid manufacturers, opioid ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 537
MDSB426PassProviding that growers, processors, and dispensaries licensed under certain provisions of law are subject to the Maryland Antitrust Act and the Maryland Sales Below Cost Act; repealing the provision prohibiting the Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 501
MDHB17PassAuthorizing an institution of higher education, a related medical facility, or an affiliated biomedical research firm to file with the Natalie M. LaPrade Medical Cannabis Commission a registration to purchase medical cannabis for the purpose of condu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 456
MDSB283PassExempting from the sales and use tax the cleaning of a commercial or industrial building if the building is owned by a common ownership community or retirement community and used for certain purposes; providing that the exemption does not apply to a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 293
MDSB290PassAltering the definition of "cottage food product" to include nonhazardous food, as specified in certain Department of Health regulations, that is sold in the State in accordance with certain provisions of law and regulations directly to a consumer or...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 371
MDSB467PassEstablishing the Mel Noland Fellowship Program in the Department of Natural Resources to support students seeking careers in fields related to natural resources; requiring the Department and its managing organization each year to select one fellow in...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 223
MDSB574PassRequiring the Department of Commerce to conduct a study in a certain manner on issues related to federal small business innovation research and technology transfer grants; and requiring the Department to report its findings and recommendations regard...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 306
MDHB527PassAltering the definition of "cottage food product" to include nonhazardous food, as specified in regulations adopted by the Maryland Department of Health, that is sold in the State in accordance with certain laws and regulations to retail food stores ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 370
MDHB510PassProhibiting the owner or operator of a refuse disposal system from accepting loads of separately collected organic waste for final disposal unless the owner or operator provides for the organics recycling of the organic waste; authorizing that loads ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 366
MDHB522PassProviding that certain regulations adopted by the Maryland Department of Health establishing a certain licensing system is a rescindable, rather than nonrescindable, alternative to certain regulation; extending, from 14 to 30, the number of consecuti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 230
MDHB511PassAltering the definition of "soil conditioner" to include the digestate produced by anaerobic digestion for purposes of the Maryland Commercial Fertilizer Law.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 367
MDSB727PassEstablishing the Professional and Volunteer Firefighter Innovative Cancer Screening Technologies Program in the Department of Health to provide grants to certain fire departments and volunteer fire companies to procure innovative cancer screening tes...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 219
MDHB648PassEntering into the Interstate Physical Therapy Licensure Compact; stating that the goal of the Compact is to improve public access to physical therapy services; requiring a state to meet certain requirements to participate in the Compact; requiring a ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 374
MDHB1279PassRequiring the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission to adopt certain procurement regulations relating to source selection; authorizing the Commission to adopt regulations establishing a minority business enterprise program if it dete...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 354
MDHB1123PassAltering the name of the Industrial Hemp Pilot Program to be the Hemp Research Pilot Program; establishing the Hemp Farming Program to promote hemp as an agricultural commodity in the State, the commercial sale of hemp products within and outside the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 228
MDHB1124PassRequiring the Department of Budget and Management to provide certain units with training on the preparation of certain economic analyses; requiring a certain promulgating unit to establish an electronic registry and to post on the registry a proposed...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 212
MDSB634PassAuthorizing an electric cooperative to construct, maintain, or operate or allow others to construct, maintain, or operate conducting or communications facilities for telecommunications and broadband Internet services along, on, under, or across vario...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 277
MDSB581PassExtending certain benefits under the More Jobs for Marylanders Program to businesses that locate or expand in opportunity zones in the State; establishing the Opportunity Zone Enhancement Program in the Department and providing for the administration...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-30
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 211
MDSB56PassAuthorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to provide an exemption from a certain annual licensing requirement to a certain live poultry market operator, production facility operator, or poultry dealer; providing that the Secretary may adopt a certain ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-18
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 128
Syndicate content
feedback