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									Committee
Index of
Proposed
Legislation

General Assembly
of Maryland




2006 Session
                         The Department of Legislative Services
                            General Assembly of Maryland
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                                    PREFACE


The Committee Index of Proposed Legislation is a computer printout from the Bill
Information and Status system prepared by the Department of Legislative Services
for the 2006 Session of the General Assembly of Maryland. The document was
compiled after all bills passed by the General Assembly had been acted on by the
Governor. The status of the last actions on bills is indicated, with the action dates
noted. Bills that became law are indicated by Session Law Chapter numbers, with
the enactment dates noted. Vetoed bills are indicated as such, with the veto dates
noted.




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                                            Table of Contents

Senate Standing Committees
    Budget and Taxation ................................................................................................1
    Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs......................................................34
    Finance...................................................................................................................64
    Judicial Proceedings...............................................................................................85
    Rules ....................................................................................................................109


Senate Select Committees..................................................................... 111


House Standing Committees
    Appropriations .....................................................................................................113
    Economic Matters ................................................................................................140
    Environmental Matters.........................................................................................159
    Health and Government Operations.....................................................................181
    Judiciary...............................................................................................................199
    Rules and Executive Nominations .......................................................................221
    Ways and Means ..................................................................................................224




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                         Senate Standing Committees
             (Bill numbers in bold print represent enacted legislation)

Budget and Taxation
HB 5     Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit and Renters’ Property Tax
            Relief
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 7     Charles County - Property Tax - Payment Deferral
         Chapter 291 - 5/2
HB 35    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 50    Income Tax - Credit for Security Expenses
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 51    Motor Vehicle Excise Tax - Trailers
         Chapter 152 - 4/25
HB 89    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Legal Immigrants - Pregnant
            Women and Children
         Chapter 294 - 5/2
HB 93    State Personnel - State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits
            Program - Participation by Former Employees of Somerset County -
            Authorized
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/17
HB 114   Property Tax - Exemption - Surviving Spouse of a Veteran
         Chapter 296 - 5/2
HB 129   Education - Adult External High School Program
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 131   Commission on Tax Reform in Maryland
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/27
HB 156   State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
            Co-Payments
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 4/8
HB 159   City of Frostburg Employees - Participation in the Employees’ Pension
            System
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 171   Public Service Company Franchise Tax - Returns and Collection
         Senate: Recommitted to Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 172   Property Tax - Exemptions - Bus Passenger Shelters
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 173   Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Transferred Property
         Chapter 160 - 4/25
2                           Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 175 Maryland Heritage Areas Authority Financing Fund - Time Limitations
          Chapter 82 - 4/11
HB 177    Baltimore City - Highway User Revenues - Authorized Use
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 197    Property Tax - Credit - Firefighters, Law Enforcement Officers, and Public
             School Teachers
          Senate: Recommitted to Budget and Taxation - 4/3
HB 208 Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board - Request for Comparables
          Chapter 164 - 4/25
HB 210    General Assembly - Office of Legislative Audits - Authorized
             Representatives and Authorized Work
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 215    Property Tax Credit - Fire Companies - Cecil County
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 257 State Treasurer - Authorized Investments - Commercial Paper
          Chapter 565 - 5/26
HB 275 Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Razed Property and Substantially
             Improved Property
          Chapter 169 - 4/25
HB 279 Allegany County Agricultural Expo and Fairgrounds Loan of 1999
          Chapter 87 - 4/11
HB 288 Local Property Tax - Credit for Individuals at Least 70 Years Old
          Chapter 455 - 5/16
HB 294 Bonds - Small Denominations
          Chapter 567 - 5/26
HB 308 Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans’ Organizations
          Chapter 218 - 5/2
HB 311    Business and Economic Development - Research and Development Tax
             Credit
          Senate: Favorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 315 Family Caregiver Assistance Program
          Chapter 224 - 5/2
HB 332    Higher Education - Auxiliary and Academic Facilities Bond Authority -
             Morgan State University
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 351 Talbot County - Hotel Rental Tax Rate
          Chapter 316 - 5/2
HB 354 Property Tax - Credit for Repaired or Reconstructed Dwelling
          Chapter 89 - 4/11
Senate Standing Committees                                                     3

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 358 St. Mary’s County - Special Taxing Districts - Creation
          Chapter 319 - 5/2
HB 374 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2003 - Mount Olive
             Community Life Center
          Chapter 322 - 5/2
HB 395    Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 406 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - CASA Multi-Cultural Service Center
          Chapter 574 - 5/26
HB 421    Garrett County - Beer Tax - Repeal
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 426 Allegany County - Property Tax Credit - Allegany County Agricultural Expo,
             Inc.
          Chapter 323 - 5/2
HB 429 St. Mary’s County - Capital Revolving Financial Fund for Fire Fighting
             Equipment and Facilities
          Chapter 324 - 5/2
HB 440 Garrett County - Property Tax Credit - Adventure Sports Center, Inc.
          Chapter 325 - 5/2
HB 448 Revenue Collection - Offsets
          Chapter 577 - 5/26
HB 487 Tax Credit for Maryland-Mined Coal
          Chapter 248 - 5/2
HB 502 Property Tax Credit - Little Leagues - Cecil County
          Chapter 177 - 4/25
HB 533 Community Colleges - State Funding - Size Factor Component
          Chapter 330 - 5/2
HB 534    Local Property Tax - Credit for Property Used for Commercial Fishing
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 561 Frederick County - Building Excise Tax - Road Projects
          Chapter 181 - 4/25
HB 567 Frederick County - Firefighting, Rescue, and Ambulance Services
          Chapter 94 - 4/11
HB 586 Community Colleges - Funding Formulas - Adjustment
          Chapter 333 - 5/2
HB 593 Eastern Shore Code Home Rule Counties - Hotel Rental Tax Return - Filing
             Deadline
          Chapter 334 - 5/2
4                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 623 St. Mary’s County - Property Tax Credit for Individuals Over Age 70 -
             Extension of Sunset
          Chapter 336 - 5/2
HB 641    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 1999 - Local Jails and
             Detention Centers - Anne Arundel County Detention Center
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 642    Local Government - Investment of Other Postemployment Benefits Funds
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 673 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Line of Duty Death Benefits
          Chapter 280 - 5/2
HB 676 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership
          Chapter 340 - 5/2
HB 705    Primary and Secondary Education - School Facilities - Aging Schools
             Program - Grant Calculation
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 717 Trusts for Individuals with a Disability - Housing Programs and
             Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit - Eligibility
          Chapter 470 - 5/16
HB 724 Property Tax Assessment - Agricultural Use Property - Elderly or Disabled
             Property Owner
          Chapter 98 - 4/11
HB 731 Washington County - Tax Credit for Businesses That Create New Jobs
          Chapter 191 - 4/25
HB 734 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Washington County -
             Cumberland Valley Technology Center
          Chapter 101 - 4/11
HB 777    State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service - Members and
             Former Members
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 778 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Sexual Assault/Spouse
             Abuse Resource Center
          Chapter 102 - 4/11
HB 787    Higher Education - University System of Maryland and Morgan State
             University - Financial Management
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 806    State Police Retirement System - Retirees and Beneficiaries of Retirees -
             Benefits
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 838 Cecil County - Public Facilities Bonds
          Chapter 193 - 4/25
Senate Standing Committees                                                      5

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 839    Homeowners Property Tax Credit - Local Supplement - Notification of
             Changes
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 843    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
             Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 844    Employees’ Pension System - Transfer of Service Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 859 Tax Procedure - Refunds - Interest Rate
          Chapter 587 - 5/26
HB 860    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Living Organ Donors
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 941 Enterprise Zones - Property Tax Credits After Expiration of Designation of
             Enterprise Zone
          Chapter 362 - 5/2
HB 951 Sales and Use Tax - Bulk Vending Machines
          Chapter 197 - 4/25
HB 953 Property Tax - Real Property Information - Web-Based Services
          Chapter 363 - 5/2
HB 985 State Budget - Funding for Circuit Court Law Clerks
          Chapter 366 - 5/2
HB 994 Income Tax - U.S. Government Employees’ Foreign Earned Income
          Chapter 368 - 5/2
HB 1020 Public Safety - State Aid for Police Protection Fund - Municipal Sworn
             Officer Allocation
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1026 Prince George’s County - Transfer Tax - County and Municipal Police
             Officers PG 408-06
          Chapter 373 - 5/2
HB 1046 State Retirement and Pension System - Disability Retirement
          Chapter 479 - 5/16
HB 1047 Transfer of State Real Property - Long-Term Lease of Protected Lands
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1048 Special Pay Plans - Repeal
          Chapter 602 - 5/26
HB 1063 Washington County - Discovery Station at Hagerstown Loan of 2001
          Chapter 103 - 4/11
HB 1065 Washington County - Property Tax Credit
          Chapter 376 - 5/2
6                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 1115 State Aid for Police Protection - Supplemental Grants
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1125 Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1130 Education - Adult Education and Literacy Services - Funding
          Chapter 380 - 5/2
HB 1158 Property Tax Credit - Nonprofit Swim Clubs
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1181 Calvert County - Public Facilities Bonds
          Chapter 105 - 4/11
HB 1183 Calvert County - Property Tax Credits - Economic Development
          Chapter 201 - 4/25
HB 1205 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Montgomery County -
             Kensington Recreation Center
          Chapter 608 - 5/26
HB 1215 Baltimore City Public School System
          Chapter 59 - 4/10
HB 1219 Maryland Estate Tax
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1221 Redhouse Run Stormwater Systems Loan of 1984
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1223 Sales and Use Tax - Production Activity - Taxable Laundering Services
          Chapter 385 - 5/2
HB 1235 Department of Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and
             Community Assistance Program - Community Investment Tax Credit
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 1248 Tax - Filing Requirements for Employer Withholding Tax Returns
          Chapter 613 - 5/26
HB 1260 Municipal Corporations - Building Excise Tax
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1262 Homeowners Property Tax Credit Program - Local Supplement - Municipal
             Corporation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 1275 Property Tax - Assessment of Conservation Property
          Chapter 489 - 5/16
HB 1298 State Personnel - Appointments in Skilled and Professional Services -
             Veterans
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
Senate Standing Committees                                                   7

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 1331 Operating Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account - Use and Minimum
             Appropriation
          Chapter 52 - 4/8
HB 1344 Motor Fuel Tax - Exemption for Biodiesel Fuel - Government Vehicles
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1345 Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Funding Study
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1364 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Reemployment of Retirees
          Chapter 392 - 5/2
HB 1380 Libraries - County Library Capital Project Grants
          Chapter 494 - 5/16
HB 1381 Higher Education - Tuition Affordability Act of 2006
          Chapter 58 - 4/8
HB 1391 Tax Credits for Individuals Facing Employment Barriers
          Chapter 394 - 5/2
HB 1396 St. Mary’s College of Maryland - Supplemental Retirement Plans
          Chapter 617 - 5/26
HB 1397 Recordation Tax - Exemption for Transfers from a Government or Public
             Agency
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1407 Washington County - Building Excise Tax
          Chapter 204 - 4/25
HB 1430 State Retirement and Pension System - Administration - Simplification
          Chapter 618 - 5/26
HB 1434 Income Tax - Extensions for Filing Returns
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1449 Lead-Safe Housing - Income Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1476 Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1482 State Police Retirement System - Special Disability Retirement - Former
             Members
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1489 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Local Detention
             Center Officers
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1514 Baltimore County - Admissions and Amusement Tax - Exemptions
          Chapter 402 - 5/2
8                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 1515 Public Safety - Volunteer Company Assistance Fund - Grants and Loans
          Chapter 622 - 5/26
HB 1532 Property Tax Credit - Structures Using Qualifying Energy Conservation
             Devices for Electricity Generation
          Chapter 403 - 5/2
HB 1537 Dorchester County - Transfer Tax Revenues - Use for Costs of School
             Buildings
          Chapter 404 - 5/2
HB 1555 Maryland Transportation Authority and Department of Transportation -
             Financing and Public Private Partnerships
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation and Finance - 3/25
HB 1564 Prince George’s County - Greenbelt Community Center Loan of 2001
          Chapter 625 - 5/26
HB 1566 Harford County - Property Tax Credit - Family Farms - Child Lot Exclusions
          Chapter 406 - 5/2
HB 1579 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2004 - Maryland Independent
             College and University Association - Columbia Union College
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1581 Law Enforcement Officers’ Pension System - Participation - Baltimore City
             Sheriff
          Chapter 627 - 5/26
HB 1607 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - South County Sports and Technology Learning Complex
          Chapter 629 - 5/26
HB 1613 Program Open Space - Funding - Garrett County Amphitheater
          Chapter 411 - 5/2
HB 1616 Income Tax Credit for Restaurants in Arts and Entertainment Districts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 4/5
HB 1624 Sales and Use Tax - Exemption for Sales by Religious and Nonprofit
             Organizations
          Chapter 210 - 4/25
HB 1634 Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic
             Programs
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/5
HB 1666 Academic Facilities Bonding Authority
          Chapter 415 - 5/2
HB 1677 Homestead Property Tax Credit - Eligibility Verification
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 4/5
Senate Standing Committees                                                        9

Budget and Taxation (continued)
HB 1682 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Baltimore City - I
             Can’t We Can
          Chapter 108 - 4/11
HB 1696 Retirement and Pensions - Service Retirement Allowance - Creditable Service
          Chapter 109 - 4/11
HB 1722 Public Safety Employees Killed in Performance of Duties - Death Benefits
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1726 Office of Administrative Hearings - Disciplinary Appeals - Additional
             Actions
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 1737 State Employees’ and Teachers’ Retirement Enhancement Benefit Act of
             2006
          Chapter 110 - 4/25
HJ 1      Governor’s Salary Commission and General Assembly Compensation
             Commission - Recommendations
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 3 - 5/2
SB 2      Maryland Estate Tax
          Chapter 225 - 5/2
SB 4      Education - Geographic Cost of Education Index - Funding
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/21
SB 8      Income Tax - Credit for Smoking Prohibition on Business Premises
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 17     Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Mental Health Community
             Rehabilitation Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 22     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income
          Chapter 226 - 5/2
SB 23     Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Sandi’s Learning Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 26     Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Agriculture Activity Center
             Expansion
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 29     Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Poolesville Town Hall
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 30     State Employee Teleworking Act
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 36     Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans Organizations
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 39     Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Camp Todd
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
10                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 41     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Volunteer Fire, Rescue, or
             Emergency Personnel - Eligibility
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 42     Video Lottery Terminals - Statewide Straw Ballot
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 50     Motor Fuel Tax - Exemption for Biodiesel Fuel - Queen Anne’s County
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 56     Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Living Organ Donors
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/11
SB 64     Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Community Center at
             Woods
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/13
SB 65     Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel Medical Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/13
SB 71     Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Family Life and
             Wellness Intergenerational Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 73     Income Tax Exemption Amounts - Blind and Elderly Individuals
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 77     Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - School 33 Art Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 80     Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Baltimore City - Carroll
             Mansion Museum
          Chapter 508 - 5/26
SB 81     Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - CASA Multi-Cultural
             Service Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 82     Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - CASA Multi-Cultural Service Center
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 83     Higher Education - Auxiliary and Academic Facilities Bond Authority -
             Morgan State University
          Chapter 230 - 5/2
SB 84     Higher Education - University System of Maryland and Morgan State
             University - Financial Management
          Chapter 231 - 5/2
SB 91     Circuit Courts - Courtroom Security
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 92     Circuit Courts - Jury Staff
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
Senate Standing Committees                                                          11

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 93     Income Tax - Electronic Filing and Payment
          Chapter 36 - 4/8
SB 94     Income Tax - Withholding - Annual Statements
          Chapter 37 - 4/8
SB 95     Law Enforcement Officers’ Pension System - Membership - Department of
             Public Safety and Correctional Services - Internal Investigative Unit
             Investigators
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 110    Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2007)
          Chapter 216 - 4/25
SB 131    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County General Hospital
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/16
SB 132    Gaming - Slot Machines - Ownership and Operation by Eligible
             Organizations
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/17
SB 133    Income Tax - State and County Income Tax Credit for New Teachers
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/18
SB 138    Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care Premiums
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/18
SB 147    State Transfer Tax - Residential Property - Affidavit of First-Time Ownership
          Senate: Recommitted to Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 156    Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/19
SB 164    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Museum of Industry
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 165    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Active Duty Income - Military
             Reserves and Maryland National Guard
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 166    Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - C&O Canal National Historic
             Catoctin Aqueduct
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 169    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Powerhouse
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 170    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Peale Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 172    Creation of a State Debt - Wicomico County - Community Foundation of the
             Eastern Shore
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
SB 178    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Library Square Revitalization
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/20
12                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 181    Constitutional Officers - Salaries
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/20
SB 182    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Perry Hall Mansion
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 183    Sales and Use Tax - Thoroughbred Race Horses - Maryland-Bred Race Fund
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/25
SB 185    City of Frostburg Employees - Participation in the Employees’ Pension
              System
          Chapter 239 - 5/2
SB 189    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Wheaton Multi-Service
              Youth Facility
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 190    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Jubilee Association of
              Maryland
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 191    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - MacDonald Knolls Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 192    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Circle Manor
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 193    Pilot Program for the Long-Term Employment of Qualified Ex-Felons
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 194    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Glen Echo Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 195    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - YMCA Bethesda-Chevy
              Chase
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 196    Education - Geographic Cost of Education Index - Funding
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 198    Cecil County - Property Tax Credit - Property Leased by Religious
              Organizations
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 200    Cecil County - Property Tax Credit - American Legion Mason-Dixon Post
              194
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/16
SB 202    Property Taxes - Churches in Cecil County - Dwellings
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 4/3
SB 204    Property Tax Credit - Fire Companies - Cecil County
          Chapter 124 - 4/25
SB 205    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Ivymount School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
Senate Standing Committees                                                     13

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 208    Arts in Maryland Fund - Income Tax Checkoff
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/20
SB 209    Law Enforcement Officers’ Pension System - Membership - Harford County
             Deputy Sheriffs
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 211    Homeowner’s Property Tax Assessment Cap
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 215    Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit - Calculation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 216    Family Caregiver Assistance Program
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 4/5
SB 217    Tax General - Income Tax Credit - Energy Efficient Residential Heating
             Systems
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 218    Business and Economic Development - Research and Development Tax
             Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 219    Business and Economic Development - Biotechnology Investment Incentive
             Act
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 220    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 223    Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 224    Maryland Estate Tax Modernization Act
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 225    Public Education Bridge to Excellence and Public School Construction Act
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/23
SB 227    Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans’ Organizations
          Chapter 217 - 5/2
SB 234    Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/24
SB 241    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Herring Run Watershed Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/24
SB 243    General Assembly - Office of Legislative Audits - Authorized
             Representatives and Authorized Work
          Chapter 512 - 5/26
SB 245    Baltimore City - Highway User Revenues - Authorized Use
          Chapter 513 - 5/26
14                           Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 246    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Waxter Center for Senior Citizens
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/24
SB 247    Income Tax Subtraction Modification for Seniors’ Medical Expenses
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/24
SB 255    Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 258    Income Tax - Credit for Classroom Supplies Purchased by Teachers
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/25
SB 263    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Olney Boys and Girls Club
             Community Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/25
SB 264    Bonds - Small Denominations
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 265    Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods for the Purchase of Energy Efficient
             Products
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/13
SB 266    Clean Power Grant Fund - Maryland-Mined Coal Tax Credit
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/6
SB 272    Income Tax - Credit for Motorized Shopping Carts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/25
SB 276    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Annapolis and Anne
             Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/25
SB 277    Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Razed Property and Substantially
             Improved Property
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 286    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Women’s Club of
             Linthicum Heights
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/26
SB 295    Maryland Estate Tax - Unified Credit Effective Exemption Amount and
             Deduction for State Death Taxes
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/26
SB 308    Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/26
SB 310    Property Tax Credits - Natural Disaster Damage - Transferability
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/26
SB 314    Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
          Chapter 129 - 4/25
SB 316    Department of Natural Resources - Vessel Excise Tax - Principal Use
          Chapter 73 - 4/11
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 317    Vessel Excise Tax - Exemption - Vessels Taken Out of State
          Chapter 74 - 4/11
SB 318    Vessel Excise Tax - Family Transfers - Documented Vessels
          Chapter 130 - 4/25
SB 319    Comptroller - Business Trusts
          Chapter 45 - 4/8
SB 321    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Opportunity Builders
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/27
SB 327    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - George Washington
             House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/27
SB 330    State Treasurer - Authorized Investments - Commercial Paper
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 335    Tax Credit for Maryland-Mined Coal
          Chapter 247 - 5/2
SB 337    Income Tax - Credit for Preservation and Conservation Easements -
             Refundability
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/20
SB 338    Transportation - Governor Thomas Johnson Bridge - Second Companion
             Span
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/20
SB 339    Harford County - Property Tax Credit - Property Leased by Religious
             Organizations
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 342    Garrett County - Beer Tax - Repeal
          Chapter 131 - 4/25
SB 343    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Jessup Community Hall
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/30
SB 347    Creation of a State Debt - Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/30
SB 351    State Budget - Spending Affordability Committee - Recommendations for
             Budget Reductions
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/30
SB 352    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - South County Sports and Technology Learning Complex
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 355    Creation of a State Debt - Northwest Hospital Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 1/30
SB 356    Community Colleges - Funding Formulas - Adjustment
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 357    Community Colleges - State Funding - Size Factor Component
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 360    Income Tax Credit for Preservation and Conservation Easements - County
             Tax Credit Authorized
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/24
SB 361    Property Tax - Assessment of Conservation Property
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 370    Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2006
          Chapter 46 - 4/8
SB 373    Education - Adult External High School Program
          Chapter 47 - 4/8
SB 382    Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit and Renters’ Property Tax
             Relief
          Chapter 27 - 4/6
SB 388    Public Safety Employees Killed in Performance of Duties - Death Benefits
          Chapter 250 - 5/2
SB 389    Sales and Use Tax - Production Activity - Taxable Laundering Services
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 395    Prince George’s County - Property Tax - Credit for Individuals over Age 65
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 396    Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - DROP
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 397    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Irvine Nature Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 399    Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Union Street Community Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 400    Carroll County - Public Facilities Bonds
          Chapter 75 - 4/11
SB 401    Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Danele Shipley Memorial Arena
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 402    Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Friendship School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 403    Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Carroll Hospice
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 404    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Assisted Living on the Green
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 407    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - DeMatha Catholic High
             School Streetscape
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 408    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - University Community
             Partnership Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 409    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - YMCA Renaissance
             Square
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 411    Corporate Income Tax Reform - Combined Reporting
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 414    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Mt. Rainier Multi-Use
             Facility
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 415    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Cheverly Police Station
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 426    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Takoma Park Community
             Learning Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 430    State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
             Co-Payments
          Chapter 28 - 4/6
SB 431    Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options
          Chapter 433 - 5/16
SB 432    Primary and Secondary Education - School Facilities - Aging Schools
             Program - Grant Calculation
          Chapter 252 - 5/2
SB 434    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Walters Art Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 438    State Employees and Retirees - Prescription Drugs - Co-Payments
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 441    Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Citizens Care & Rehabilitation
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 442    Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Cal Sr.’s Yard
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 445    Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - Alan P. Linton, Jr. Emergency
             Shelter Site
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 455    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Fire Museum of Maryland
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 459    Creation of a State Debt - Kennedy Krieger Children’s Hospital
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 460    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Communities Organized to
             Improve Life
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 464    Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Montgomery County -
             Kensington Recreation Center
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 466    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Retirement Income - Rollovers to
             Individual Retirement Accounts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 470    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Easter Seals
             Inter-Generational Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 472    Kent County - School Construction - Cost-Share
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 2/27
SB 474    Creation of a State Debt - Kent County - Chesapeake Fields’ Millington
             Project
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 475    Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Local Detention
             Center Officers
          Chapter 258 - 5/2
SB 476    Eastern Shore Code Home Rule Counties - Hotel Rental Tax Return - Filing
             Deadline
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 477    Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Kent County -
             Recreation and Community Complex
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/6
SB 478    Tax Credit for Cost of Employee Child Care Expenses
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 479    Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Mount Harmon Plantation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 480    Optional Retirement Program - Health Insurance Benefits for Surviving
             Spouses and Dependent Children
          Senate: Referred to interim study by Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 482    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Household and Dependent Care
             Expenses
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 484    Income Tax - Extensions for Filing Returns
          Chapter 134 - 4/25
SB 490    Personnel - State Employees - Health Benefits
          Senate: Referred to interim study by Budget and Taxation - 3/13
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 493    Land Preservation - Repayment of Transfers to General Fund
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/2
SB 496    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Colmar Manor Municipal
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 497    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - North Brentwood Town
             Hall and Recreation Facility
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 498    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Historic Bostwick House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 506    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Glen Arden City Hall
             Renovation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 507    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Grace Center for
             Community and Economic Development
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 512    Queen Anne’s County - Property Tax Credits - Commercial Investment and
             Economic Development
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 514    Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Stone House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 515    Cecil County - Public Facilities Bonds
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 519    Carroll County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/31
SB 522    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Olney Theatre Center
             Campus
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 523    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Strathmore Hall
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 524    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Annapolis Maritime
             Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 527    Creation of a State Debt - Somerset County - Agricultural and Civic Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 532    Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Garrett Performing Arts Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 540    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - L.A.M.B. Community Resource
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
20                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 541    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Walker Mill Day Care
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 542    Operating Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account - Use and Minimum
             Appropriation
          Chapter 51 - 4/8
SB 545    Inheritance Tax - Exemption for Property Passing to Family Partnership or
             Limited Liability Company
          Chapter 30 - 4/6
SB 551    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Gay Street One/Madison Square
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 556    State Budget - Funding for Circuit Court Law Clerks
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 557    Income Tax - U.S. Government Employees’ Foreign Earned Income
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 559    State Property Tax Rate Reduction
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 560    Income Tax - Rate Reduction for Individuals
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 563    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Randallstown Community
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 564    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Artificial Turf Fields
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 566    Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Discovery Station at
             Hagerstown
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 567    Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Rural Heritage
             Transportation Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 571    Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Hagerstown Police Athletic
             League Equipment
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 572    Tobacco Tax - Revenues for Pension Enhancements for State Employees and
             Teachers
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 574    Public Safety - Officer or Emergency Personnel Death in Line of Duty -
             Death Benefit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 575    Community Colleges - Cade Funding Formula - Grants for English for
             Speakers of Other Languages Programs
          Chapter 262 - 5/2
SB 576    Alcoholic Beverage Tax - Special Fund for Geographic Cost of Education
             Index Adjustment
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 578    State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
             Co-Payments for Brand-Name Prescription Drugs
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 582    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Berean Community Outreach
             Center
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 584    State Employee Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Judges’ Retirement
             System - Eligibility - Surviving Spouse or Dependent Child
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 588    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Laurel Boys and Girls
             Club
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 590    Windfall Oil Profits Tax - Energy-Saving Investment Program
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 593    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Pimlico Road Arts and
             Community Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 594    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Trinity Family Life Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 595    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Parks & People Headquarters at
             Auchentoroly Terrace
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 596    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Coppin State University Lutheran
             Site Demolition
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 601    Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Denton National Guard Armory
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 604    Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Old Schoolhouse
             Redevelopment
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 606    Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Chesapeake Bay Maritime
             Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
22                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 607    Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - For All Seasons Mid Shore Center
             for Human Services
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 609    Talbot County - Hotel Rental Tax Rate
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 622    State Police Retirement System - Special Disability Retirement - Former
             Members
          Chapter 529 - 5/26
SB 626    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Community
             Baseball Stadium
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 627    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Gaithersburg Olde Towne
             Youth Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 628    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Community
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 629    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Metropolitan Center for the
             Visual Arts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 633    Property Tax - Exemption for Property Used as a Business Incubator
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 637    Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Division of Parole
             and Probation
          House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
SB 639    State Reserve Fund - Federal Fund Replacement Account - Creation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 640    Revenue Collection - Offsets
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 642    State Aid for Police Protection - Supplemental Grants
          Chapter 265 - 5/2
SB 643    State Budget - Modifications - Reporting
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 645    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - White Rose Foundation
             Service Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 646    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Security Enhancements in
             Apartment Buildings
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
Senate Standing Committees                                                     23

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 648    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - McGuire House Senior
             Public Housing Development
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 649    Oral Health Safety Net Program
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/25
SB 650    Education - Adult Education and Literacy Services - Funding
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 651    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Montgomery Village
             Foundation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 652    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Germantown Life Sciences
             Incubator
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 653    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Institute of Notre Dame
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 654    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Paul’s Place
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 658    Maryland Estate Tax - Exclusion for Family Farms Subject to Agricultural
             Preservation Easements
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 666    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retired Military Personnel
             Employed in Critical Workforce Areas
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 669    State Property Tax Credit - Dwellings
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 670    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Todd’s Inheritance
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 671    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - East County Bicycle and
             Pedestrian Access Project
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 672    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Shell Oil Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 674    Creation of a State Debt - American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 675    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Russett Community
             Association
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 685    Property Tax - Credit for Continuing Care Retirement Communities
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
24                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 691    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Concorde Mansion
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 692    Circuit Courts - Funding for Judicial Law Clerks
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 694    Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - United Way of Calvert County
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 695    Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s Hospital of St. Mary’s County
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 696    Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - St. Clement’s Island
             Lighthouse
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 697    Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - St. Mary’s College
             Amphitheater
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 700    Maryland Research and Development Tax Credit - Expansion and
             Modification
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 702    Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board - Members - Salary
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/25
SB 706    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Hard Bargain Farm
             Environmental Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 707    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Henson Valley
             Montessori School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 709    Libraries - County Library Capital Project Grants
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 710    Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Annmarie Garden
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 716    Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care Premiums
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 724    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Laurel Senior Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 725    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - College Park City Hall
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 727    Military Service Credit - Eligibility
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 729    Redhouse Run Stormwater Systems Loan of 1984
          Chapter 533 - 5/26
Senate Standing Committees                                                        25

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 730    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Athletic Lighting Renovations
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 731    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Banneker Historical Park and
             Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 739    Corporate Income Tax - Tax Credit for Location in a Higher
             Education-Affiliated Research Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 740    Income Tax Credit for Graduate Level Education - Nonpublic School
             Teachers
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 742    Teacher Incentive Act of 2006
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 743    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Zion Christian Middle School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 746    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Diakon Housing and Development
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 752    Cecil County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 4/3
SB 754    Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
          Chapter 536 - 5/26
SB 755    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Homeless Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 759    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Hancock’s Resolution
             Visitor Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 763    Driver Responsibility and Funding for First Responders Act
          House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/27
SB 764    Enterprise Zones - Property Tax Credits After Expiration of Designation of
             Enterprise Zone
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 767    Creation of a State Debt - Dorchester County - YMCA of Dorchester County
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 780    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Port Discovery
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 785    Maryland Vessel Gaming Act
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 789    Creation of a State Debt - Statewide Fiber Optic Network
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
26                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 799    Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Germantown School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 811    Residential Child Care Capital Grant Program
          Chapter 441 - 5/16
SB 820    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Child Abuse Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 823    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Ebenezer Community
             Life Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 825    Primary and Secondary Education - Aging Schools Program - Grants
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 830    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Black Box Theatre
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 833    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Bel Alton High School
             Community Development Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 838    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Mattawoman Creek Art Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 840    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Maryland Hall for the
             Creative Arts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 841    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Children’s Theatre of
             Annapolis
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 842    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - James Brice House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 843    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Chesapeake Children’s
             Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 850    Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Funding Study
          Chapter 443 - 5/16
SB 851    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Sandy Spring Museum
             Library and Archives
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 852    Homestead Property Tax Credit - Municipal Corporations - Authorization for
             Enhanced Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 853    Homeowners Property Tax Credit Program - Local Supplement - Municipal
             Corporation
          Chapter 444 - 5/16
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 854    Municipal Corporations - Building Excise Tax
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 858    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Winchester Street Potter’s House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 860    Local Government - Investment of Other Postemployment Benefits Funds
          Chapter 543 - 5/26
SB 861    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 1999 - Local Jails and
             Detention Centers - Anne Arundel County Detention Center
          Chapter 544 - 5/26
SB 866    State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service - Members and
             Former Members
          Chapter 277 - 5/2
SB 867    Income Tax - Credit for Income Tax Paid to Another State - Income from
             Pass-Through Entities
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 868    Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Affordable Housing Trust
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 869    Creation of a State Debt - Allegany County - La Vale Boulevard Area Storm
             Drain System
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 874    Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Delmarva Discovery Station on
             the Pocomoke River
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 876    Excise Tax - Tax-Free Period for Purchase of Advanced Technology Vehicles
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/22
SB 879    Motor Vehicle Excise Tax - Trade Difference Allowance
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 883    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Dorothy M. Higgins Community
             Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 885    Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Line of Duty Death Benefits
          Chapter 279 - 5/2
SB 889    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Living Farm Heritage Museum
             Ho. Co. 10-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 890    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Robinson Nature Center Ho. Co.
             19-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 891    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Historic Main Street Ellicott City
             Parking Garage Ho. Co. 3-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 892    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Troy Regional Park Ho. Co.
             13-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 893    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Blandair Regional Park Ho. Co.
             14-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 894    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - North Laurel Community Center
             Ho. Co. 15-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 895    Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Grassroots Crisis Intervention
             Center Ho. Co. 17-06
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 898    Dorchester County - Transfer Tax Revenues - Use for Costs of School
             Buildings
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 904    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Accokeek Foundation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 906    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Our House Youth Home
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 908    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Forest Park Senior Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 909    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Clayworks
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 914    Baltimore City Public School System - Debt Authorization
          House: First Reading Appropriations - 3/31
SB 916    Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - Hospice House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 917    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Linthicum Walks
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 918    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Bell Branch Supplemental
             Field Lighting
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 919    Prince George’s County - Property Tax Credits - Newly Constructed and
             Renovated Dwellings
          House: Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means - 4/10
SB 920    Sales and Use Tax - Bulk Vending Machines
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 925    Washington County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 926    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Montrose Center for
             Children and Families
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 927    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Gaudenzia at Woodland Avenue
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 928    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - City of Bowie Police
             Headquarters
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 933    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Southern Regional
             Tech/Rec Complex
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 934    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2004 - Maryland Independent
             College and University Association - Columbia Union College
          Chapter 284 - 5/2
SB 938    Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Maryland Salem Children’s Trust,
             Inc.
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 939    Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Thomas Run Park
          Senate: Withdrawn by Budget and Taxation - 3/6
SB 940    Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Cedar Lane Sports Facility
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 941    Prince George’s County - Greenbelt Community Center Loan of 2001
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 943    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Historic Higgins Cemetery
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 944    Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Deale/Tracey’s Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 945    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Potomac Heights Housing
             Complex
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 946    Building Opportunities for All Students and Teachers (BOAST) in Maryland
             Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 949    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Legends Park
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 950    Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Friends of Jefferson Patterson
             Park and Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 951    Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Rackliffe House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 953    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - BlackRock Center for the
             Arts
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 954    Income Tax - Maryland Biotechnology Tax Benefit Certificate Program
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 955    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Maryland State Fairgrounds
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 956    Creation of a State Debt - Queen Anne’s County - Chesapeake Marine Trades
             School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 957    Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - Harry Grove Stadium
             Renovation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/23
SB 959    Higher Education - Tuition Affordability Act of 2006
          Chapter 57 - 4/8
SB 961    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Uncle Tom’s Cabin
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 962    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Historic Takoma
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 963    Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 964    Children’s Services Budget Restoration Act of 2006
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 967    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Belair-Edison
             Foreclosure Initiative
          Chapter 548 - 5/26
SB 968    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Museum of Art
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 970    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Great Blacks in Wax Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 977    Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Harford County 4-H Club Camp
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 979    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - King Barn Dairy Mooseum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 981    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Forest Heights Municipal
             Building
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 982    Property Tax Credit - Nonprofit Swim Clubs
          Chapter 446 - 5/16
SB 984    Baltimore City - Community Initiatives Academy Loan of 1999
          Chapter 550 - 5/26
SB 986    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Suitland Technology
             Center - Office Support Zone
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 987    Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Talbot Agricultural Service Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 988    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Historic Laurel Mill
             Ruins
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 990    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
             Elephant Facilities
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 991    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Historic East Baltimore
             Community Action Coalition
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 992    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Towson Family Branch YMCA
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 993    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Southern Maryland Stadium
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 994    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Capitol Heights Town
             Hall
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 995    Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Children’s Guild
             Multipurpose Room and Play Field
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 998    Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic
             Programs
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 1000 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - YMCA of Hagerstown
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1001 Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Adventure Sports Center
             International
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1002 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Lloyd Street Synagogue
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1003 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Helping Up Mission
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 1004 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Great Strides
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1005 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Western Family Branch
             YMCA
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1007 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Forest Park Clubhouse
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1008 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Hearing and Speech Agency
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/3
SB 1009 Income Tax Credits for Green Buildings - Additional Credits Authorized
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1010 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Lyric Opera House
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1011 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - The Maryland Food Bank
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1014 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - West Hyattsville Public
             Safety Infrastructure
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1015 Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Ray of Hope Mission Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1016 Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Boys & Girls Club of Cecil County
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1018 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - National Aquarium in Baltimore
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1019 State Employees’ and Teachers’ Retirement Enhancement Benefit Act of
             2006
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1021 Creation of a State Debt - Capital Area Food Bank
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1022 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - New Revival Center of
             Renewal
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1023 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Suitland Manor
             Redevelopment
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1029 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - North Hagerstown High
             School Stadium
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 1032 Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Charles County Veterans
             Memorial Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1033 Creation of a State Debt - Wicomico County - Salisbury Wicomico Senior
             Service Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1034 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Blair Baseball Field
             Improvements
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1041 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Langley Park
             Multi-Service Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1042 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Morgan Christian Center
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1053 Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - Sotterley Plantation
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1054 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Blind Industries and Services
             of Maryland
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1055 Teachers’ and Local Employees’ Retirement Enhancement Act of 2006
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1056 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Poplar Hill on His
             Lordship’s Kindness
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1057 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Volunteer Fire Department
             Training Center at North Beach
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1062 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Maryland Historical Society
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1067 Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - The Benedictine School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/8
SB 1076 Department of Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and
             Community Assistance Program - Community Investment Tax Credit
          Chapter 447 - 5/16
SB 1081 St. Mary’s County - Property Tax Credit for Individuals Over Age 70 -
             Extension of Sunset
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1082 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Ridgely Rosenwald
             School
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/13
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Budget and Taxation (continued)
SB 1083 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Courthouse - Duvall
             Wing
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 1084 Washington County - Property Tax Credit
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/20
SB 1085 Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Havre de Grace Maritime
             Museum
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/10
SB 1087 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Project ECHO Homeless Shelter
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/10
SB 1088 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - St. Mary’s County - Old
             Carvers Heights - South Hampton Community Village
          Chapter 555 - 5/26
SB 1097 Electric Utilities - Windfall Profits Tax - Electric Universal Service Program
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation and Finance - 3/22
SB 1101 Electric Companies - Taxes Attributed to Regulated Operations
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/28
SJ 2      Governor’s Salary Commission and General Assembly Compensation
             Commission - Recommendations
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 1 - 4/6
SJ 7      Reformation of the United States Tax Code
          Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/3
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
HB 1       Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and
              Budget and Taxation - 3/6
HB 2       Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
           Chapter 289 - 5/2
HB 3       Veterans Advocacy and Education Act of 2006
           Chapter 290 - 5/2
HB 24      Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Appointment Process
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
              - 4/7
HB 36      Education - Task Force to Study Raising the Compulsory Public School
              Attendance Age to 18
           Chapter 449 - 5/16
HB 66      Talbot County - Dog and Kennel Licenses and Dog Tags
           Chapter 293 - 5/2
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 71     Public Schools - Graduation Rate Formula - Collecting, Maintaining,
             Analyzing, and Reporting
          Chapter 558 - 5/26
HB 90     Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Dwelling Relocation
          Chapter 76 - 4/11
HB 91     Department of Agriculture - Cost Sharing for Water Pollution Control
          Chapter 77 - 4/11
HB 94     Queen Anne’s and Somerset Counties - Authorization to Harvest Seafood and
             Engage in the Seafood Industry
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 95     Somerset County - County Commissioners and Members of the County
             Roads Board - Salaries
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 96     Somerset County - Treasurer - Salary
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 99     Somerset County - Sale of Property - Whittington Elementary School
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 103 State Board of Public Accountancy Fund
          Chapter 156 - 4/25
HB 108 Aquaculture - Transgenic and Genetically Altered Species - Prohibitions -
             Sunset Extension
          Chapter 560 - 5/26
HB 109 Maryland Department of the Environment - Sound Level Meters - Use by
             Counties
          Chapter 561 - 5/26
HB 122 Higher Education - State Plan for Higher Education - Mission Statements -
             Quadrennial Review
          Chapter 78 - 4/11
HB 133 Education - Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program - Grants - Funding
          Chapter 298 - 5/2
HB 169 Procurement - Security Requirements
          Chapter 299 - 5/2
HB 180 Department of Agriculture - Maryland Agricultural Land Link Program
          Chapter 161 - 4/25
HB 189 Healthy Air Act
          Chapter 301 - 5/2
HB 190 Electric Generating Stations - Approval Process for Modifications
          Chapter 162 - 4/25
HB 196    State Board of Morticians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 202 Somerset County - Alcoholic Beverages - License Fees and Miscellaneous
             Provisions
          Chapter 302 - 5/2
HB 205 Anne Arundel County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays
          Chapter 303 - 5/2
HB 206 Education - Juvenile Services Alternative Education Program
          Chapter 304 - 5/2
HB 222 Agriculture - Commercial Fertilizer - Required Signage at Retail Outlets
          Chapter 165 - 4/25
HB 226 Howard County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses Ho.
             Co. 06-06
          Chapter 166 - 4/25
HB 239 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Agricultural Ombudsman
          Chapter 453 - 5/16
HB 244    Election Law - Voting Systems - Voter-Verified Paper Records
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/10
HB 250 State Board of Barbers and State Board of Cosmetologists - Reinstatement of
             Expired Permits
          Chapter 306 - 5/2
HB 259 Frederick County - Special Beer Festival
          Chapter 168 - 4/25
HB 268    Local Government - Tri-County Council for Western Maryland - Membership
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 269 Garrett County - Board of Education - Member Expense Allowance
          Chapter 85 - 4/11
HB 282 Natural Resources - Lifetime Complimentary Hunter’s Licenses - Veterans
          Chapter 308 - 5/2
HB 292 Maryland Military Department - Maryland Defense Force Employment
             Protection
          Chapter 88 - 4/11
HB 297    State Government - Diamondback Terrapin Day
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 3/30
HB 319    Health - Advance Directives - Registry - Drivers’ Licenses and Identification
             Cards
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 322 Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
          Chapter 222 - 5/2
HB 324 State Government - Commemorative Days - Asian Lunar New Year Day
          Chapter 310 - 5/2
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 330    Hunting - Exemptions from License and Stamp Requirement
          Senate: Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/29
HB 333 Maryland Horse Industry Board - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          Chapter 170 - 4/25
HB 335    Town of Sudlersville (Queen Anne’s County) - Urban Renewal Authority for
             Slum Clearance - Repeal
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 338 Queen Anne’s County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
          Chapter 313 - 5/2
HB 341 Caroline County - Board of License Commissioners - Salaries
          Chapter 314 - 5/2
HB 342 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Public Awareness and Outreach
             - Hepatitis C Virus and Organ, Tissue, and Eye Donation
          Chapter 457 - 5/16
HB 348    Education - Youth Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Programs
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/23
HB 357 St. Mary’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer and Wine Tasting or
             Sampling
          Chapter 318 - 5/2
HB 363    Environment - County Plans - Removal of Solid Waste Acceptance Facilities
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 367 Family Law - Unregistered Family Day Care Homes and Unlicensed Child
             Care Centers - Penalties
          Chapter 320 - 5/2
HB 373 St. Mary’s County - Impact Fees
          Chapter 321 - 5/2
HB 396 Agricultural Operations - Nuisance Actions - Requirements
          Chapter 172 - 4/25
HB 398 Secretary of State - Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act - Solicitations
             Disclosure Statement
          Chapter 459 - 5/16
HB 400 Election Law - Worcester County Democratic Party Central Committee
          Chapter 570 - 5/26
HB 401 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sales and Deliveries by Liquor
             Control Board
          Chapter 571 - 5/26
HB 402 Worcester County - Premises Licensed for Alcoholic Beverages Sales - Noise
             Level
          Chapter 572 - 5/26
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 404 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
          Chapter 573 - 5/26
HB 412    Task Force on Minority Participation in the Environmental Community
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 420    Garrett County - County Commissioners - Session Meetings and Duties
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 436 Maryland Home Improvement Commission - Prosecution of Unlicensed
             Contractors, Subcontractors, and Salespersons - Procedures
          Chapter 90 - 4/11
HB 437 Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties - School Buses - Length of
             Operation - Sunset Extension
          Chapter 576 - 5/26
HB 460 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Restrictions of
             Released Lots
          Chapter 174 - 4/25
HB 462    Wicomico County - Alcohol Awareness Program
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 463    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 464    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Food Sales Requirement for Class
             B Licenses
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 465 Howard County - Steel Jaw Leghold Trap Prohibition Ho. Co. 7-06
          Chapter 460 - 5/16
HB 468    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 469    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B-Conference Center
             License
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 471 Anne Arundel County Code - 2005 Edition - Legalization
          Chapter 578 - 5/26
HB 472    Anne Arundel County - Mental Health Advisory Committee
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/1
HB 473    Wicomico County - Board of License Commissioners - Authority and Status
             as State Agency
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 477 Frederick County - Community Development Authorities
          Chapter 175 - 4/25
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 480    Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (Inn) License and Class
             BFD (Fine Dining) License
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 482    Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Residency Requirement for
             Applicants
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 484    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Violations - Maximum Fine
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 491    Carroll County - County Commissioners
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 492    State Board of Pharmacy - Registration of Pharmacy Technicians
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 495 Agriculture - Improper Transport of Horses - Prohibitions
          Chapter 176 - 4/25
HB 503    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Licensees - Administrative
             Proceedings
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 504    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Stadium License
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 507 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Folic Acid Supplement
             Distribution Program
          Chapter 328 - 5/2
HB 509    Education - Character Education Fund
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/4
HB 516 Frederick County - Advisory Plumbing Board
          Chapter 178 - 4/25
HB 517    Alcoholic Beverages - Removal of a Partially Consumed Bottle of Wine from
             a Licensed Premises
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 528    Allegany County - Salary Study Commission - Recommendations and
             Establishment of Recommended Salaries
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 531    Education - Contractors and Registered Sexual Offenders - Prohibitions
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/24
HB 532 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class D Licenses
          Chapter 579 - 5/26
HB 539    Voters’ Rights Protection Act - Clarification
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 557 Maryland Register - Filing and Publishing Requirements
          Chapter 92 - 4/11
HB 558 Bay Restoration Fund - Failing Onsite Sewage Disposal Systems - Eligibility
             for Funds
          Chapter 462 - 5/16
HB 569 Education - County Boards of Education - Competitive Bidding
          Chapter 95 - 4/11
HB 581 Education - Tuition Assistance Program for Firemen and Rescue Squad
             Members - Renaming
          Chapter 254 - 5/2
HB 588    Ethics - Employees, Officials, and Committee Members - Exceptions to
             Employment or Financial Restrictions
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
HB 592    Health Care Decisions Act - Advance Directives - Selection of Health Care
             Agent and Treatment Preferences
          Senate: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/7
HB 601 Education - Child Care Quality Incentive Grant Program
          Chapter 463 - 5/16
HB 610 Education - Charles County Board of Education - Member Vacancy
             Interviews
          Chapter 96 - 4/11
HB 613 Education - Public Schools - School Health Services Program Coordinator
          Chapter 464 - 5/16
HB 618 Garrett County - Education - Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps
             Instructors
          Chapter 97 - 4/11
HB 634 Cecil County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
          Chapter 185 - 4/25
HB 652    Teacher Quality Act of 2006
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and
             Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 657 Montgomery County - Housing Opportunities Commission - Powers MC
             611-06
          Chapter 339 - 5/2
HB 663    Procurement - Contract Claim Disputes - Alternative Dispute Resolution Pilot
             Program
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 666 Department of Natural Resources - Vessels - Reckless Operation -
             Subsequent Offenders
          Chapter 148 - 4/25
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 681    Maryland Commission for Men’s Health
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 688 Procurement - Small Business Reserve Program - Reporting
          Chapter 342 - 5/2
HB 689 Dorchester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
          Chapter 343 - 5/2
HB 693    Baltimore County - Community College of Baltimore County - President and
             Other Positions
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 698 Open Meetings Act - Administrative Function - Reporting Requirement
          Chapter 584 - 5/26
HB 699 Agriculture - Preservation of Historic Structures
          Chapter 187 - 4/25
HB 710 Education - Blind and Visually Impaired Students - Instructional Materials
          Chapter 347 - 5/2
HB 711    Oil Discharge - Groundwater Contamination - Reimbursement for Costs
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
HB 714 State Board of Dental Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Chapter 469 - 5/16
HB 715 Licensed Real Estate Brokers - Branch Offices - Managers
          Chapter 188 - 4/25
HB 725 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer, Wine and Liquor License
          Chapter 189 - 4/25
HB 726 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages Sales - Tuscarora District
          Chapter 190 - 4/25
HB 730    Washington County - Fire Companies - Designation of Deputy Sheriff
             Appointees
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 745    Education - Student Discipline - Conferring in Face-to-Face Meeting
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/24
HB 752 Alcoholic Beverages - Proof of Age - United States Military Identification
             Card
          Chapter 471 - 5/16
HB 769 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Easements - Program
             Requirements
          Chapter 192 - 4/25
HB 770 Emergency Management - Emergency Plans for Human Service Facilities
          Chapter 472 - 5/16
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 782    Montgomery County - Planning Board - Fines PG/MC 125-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 794 Education - Maryland Alternative Teaching Opportunity Program
          Chapter 474 - 5/16
HB 800 Election Law - Voter Registration
          Chapter 354 - 5/2
HB 819 Procurement - eMaryland Marketplace
          Chapter 274 - 5/2
HB 831    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Reportable Incidents of Injury
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 851 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Adult Sickle Cell Anemia -
             Study
          Chapter 358 - 5/2
HB 869 Procurement - Minority Business Participation
          Chapter 359 - 5/2
HB 883 Procurement - Percentage Price Preference - Locally Grown Foods
          Chapter 360 - 5/2
HB 902 Howard County - Alcoholic Beverages - Multiple Licenses Ho. Co. 09-06
          Chapter 195 - 4/25
HB 917    Prince George’s County - School Facilities Surcharge - Exemption PG
             412-06
          Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/5
HB 919 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Additional Licenses PG
             318-06
          Chapter 592 - 5/26
HB 920    Prince George’s County - Part-Time Alcoholic Beverages Inspectors -
             Salaries PG 317-06
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 922 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages in Places of Public
             Entertainment and Unlicensed Establishments PG 315-06
          Chapter 593 - 5/26
HB 923    Prince George’s County - Long-Term Substitute Teachers - Educational
             Requirements PG 403-06
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/10
HB 931    Prince George’s County - Metro Station Site Restaurant Development Act of
             2006 PG 324-06
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 939 Montgomery County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays MC 602-06
          Chapter 361 - 5/2
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 955 State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists - Licenses and
             Certificates - Reciprocity
          Chapter 364 - 5/2
HB 957 Maryland Polysomnography Act
          Chapter 595 - 5/26
HB 960 Housing Authorities - Entities to Undertake Housing Projects
          Chapter 596 - 5/26
HB 968    Natural Resources - Hunting Via an Internet Connection - Prohibition
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 980 Natural Resources - Terrapin
          Chapter 477 - 5/16
HB 988 Higher Education - Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grants
          Chapter 367 - 5/2
HB 1041 Mercury-Added Products - Prohibition of Sale of Thermostats and Report
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1070 Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Women in Military Service
             Monument
          Chapter 282 - 5/2
HB 1075 Maryland-Washington Regional District - Boundaries PG/MC 121-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/25
HB 1076 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Ethics PG/MC 118-06
          Chapter 480 - 5/16
HB 1077 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
             Commission - Subdivision Appeals PG/MC 112-06
          Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/4
HB 1080 State Board of Nursing - Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Medication Technicians,
             and Electrologists - Licensing and Regulation
          Chapter 481 - 5/16
HB 1085 Worcester County - Caterer’s License - Holders of Class D Beer, Wine and
             Liquor Licenses
          Chapter 603 - 5/26
HB 1087 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Minority and Local Small
             Business Enterprise Programs PG/MC 119-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/25
HB 1096 Prince George’s County - Republican Party Central Committee and
             Democratic Party Central Committee - Composition PG 405-06
          Chapter 377 - 5/2
HB 1106 Maryland Building Performance Standards - Exemption in Certain Counties
             for Agricultural Buildings Used for Agritourism
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 1107 Real Estate Licenses - Reciprocity
          Chapter 200 - 4/25
HB 1126 Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area Protection Program -
             Critical Area Commission - Authority
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1127 Statewide Commission on the Shortage in the Health Care Workforce
          Chapter 379 - 5/2
HB 1141 Land Use - Local Government Planning
          Chapter 381 - 5/2
HB 1145 State Board of Dietetic Practice - Licensing Provisions - Changes
          Chapter 382 - 5/2
HB 1149 State Board of Nursing - Electrologists - License Renewal and Discipline
          Chapter 482 - 5/16
HB 1160 Workforce Housing Grant Program - Establishment
          Chapter 483 - 5/16
HB 1171 Task Force on Sewage Sludge as an Alternative Energy Source
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/10
HB 1182 Calvert County - Board of Electrical Examiners and Plumbing Board -
             Members - Appointment
          Chapter 383 - 5/2
HB 1184 Calvert County - County Officials - Salaries
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1185 Calvert County - Dog and Kennel Licenses
          Chapter 384 - 5/2
HB 1188 Natural Resources - Aquaculture Operations
          Chapter 202 - 4/25
HB 1200 High Schools - Automated External Defibrillators Program - Requirements
          Chapter 203 - 4/25
HB 1207 Natural Resources - Hunting Wild Waterfowl - Harford and Baltimore
             Counties
          Chapter 609 - 5/26
HB 1211 Task Force on Green Building
          Chapter 610 - 5/26
HB 1232 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Municipal
             Corporations PG/MC 106-06
          Chapter 611 - 5/26
HB 1234 Department of Natural Resources - State Boat Act
          Chapter 106 - 4/11
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 1238 Environment - Newspapers - Recycled Content Percentage Requirement
          Chapter 487 - 5/16
HB 1240 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Minority Business Enterprise
             Programs - Sunset Extension PG/MC 104-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/21
HB 1244 State Government - Maryland Flag Day
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 1247 Higher Education - Alcohol and Drug Workforce - Tuition Assistance
             Program
          Chapter 488 - 5/16
HB 1256 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Local Small Business
             Enterprise Program - Eligibility Criteria PG/MC 105-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/21
HB 1265 Education - Prekindergarten Programs - Alternative Providers
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
HB 1266 Montgomery County - Alcoholic Beverages - Issuance of License After
             Revocation MC 603-06
          Chapter 614 - 5/26
HB 1277 Protected Lands - Local Land Use Applications - County Authority
          Chapter 490 - 5/16
HB 1284 Alcohol Without Liquid Machines
          House: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 1287 Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 1295 Health Occupations - Cultural Competency Workgroup
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/7
HB 1297 Task Force to Convene a Summit on Civic and Financial Literacy in
             Maryland
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 1318 Health Occupations - State Board of Nursing - Criminal History Records
             Checks
          Chapter 390 - 5/2
HB 1360 Prince George’s County - Board of Education - Election of Members PG
             401-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/3
HB 1368 Election Law - Voter Bill of Rights
          Chapter 61 - 4/10
HB 1389 Disclosure of Medical Records - Investigations - Fee
          Chapter 495 - 5/16
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 1409 Frederick County - County Commissioners - Residency Requirements
          Chapter 205 - 4/25
HB 1418 Student Health - Maryland Obesity Awareness and Prevention Blue Ribbon
             Panel
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
HB 1429 Environment - Judicial Review of Permits - Standing
          Senate: Third Reading Failed - 4/7
HB 1432 Education - Residential Boarding Education Programs - At-Risk Youth
          Chapter 397 - 5/2
HB 1435 Higher Education - Financial Assistance - Community College Access
             Initiative
          Chapter 496 - 5/16
HB 1439 Education - Educational Technology Pilot Program - Elementary Schools
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1448 Education - Scoliosis Screening in Public Schools - Repeal
          Chapter 619 - 5/26
HB 1451 Environment - Gas and Oil - Coalbed Methane Production
          Chapter 399 - 5/2
HB 1454 Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Deluxe Restaurant License
          Chapter 206 - 4/25
HB 1455 Cultural Competency and Health Outcomes - Pilot Program
          Chapter 497 - 5/16
HB 1463 State Buildings Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1466 Education - Task Force on Universal Preschool Education
          Chapter 498 - 5/16
HB 1470 Baltimore City Civilian Review Board - Additional Powers and Training
          Chapter 499 - 5/16
HB 1486 Procurement - Commercial Nondiscrimination Policy
          Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/10
HB 1487 Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund
          Chapter 621 - 5/26
HB 1495 Education - Student Behavioral Intervention and Support Programs -
             Applicability
          Chapter 500 - 5/16
HB 1501 Higher Education - Morgan State University and St. Mary’s College of
             Maryland - Authority
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 1560 State Board of Dental Examiners - Waiver of Education Requirements -
             Pediatric Specialists - Repeal
          Chapter 624 - 5/26
HB 1568 Higher Education - Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship - Eligibility
          Chapter 407 - 5/2
HB 1569 State Board of Pharmacy - Revocation of License - Sale of Drug Different
             from that Ordered
          Chapter 408 - 5/2
HB 1575 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sunday Sales - Rosh Hashanah
             and Yom Kippur
          Chapter 626 - 5/26
HB 1577 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class 4 Manufacturer’s (Limited
             Winery) Licenses
          Chapter 207 - 4/25
HB 1588 Environment - Patuxent River Watershed
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1605 Calvert County Board of Education - Elected Members - Health Insurance
             Coverage
          Chapter 208 - 4/25
HB 1611 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - State Dairy Industry Oversight
             and Advisory Council
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 1612 Allegany County - Micro-Breweries - Retail Off-Sale Privileges
          Chapter 209 - 4/25
HB 1625 State Government - Public Records - Personal Information About Individuals
             with Disabilities
          Chapter 412 - 5/2
HB 1626 Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B Restaurant Beer, Wine and
             Liquor Licenses Within an Integrated Community Shopping Center -
             Exception
          Chapter 211 - 4/25
HB 1628 Frederick County - Board of Education - Compensation
          Chapter 212 - 4/25
HB 1641 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer and Wine Sampling or
             Tasting License
          Chapter 213 - 4/25
HB 1642 Business Occupations and Professions - Stationary Engineers - Qualifications
          Chapter 631 - 5/26
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
HB 1674 University System of Maryland - Restrictions on Campaign Fund-Raising
             Activities by Members of the Board of Regents
          Chapter 60 - 4/10
HB 1675 Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore - Wicomico County -
             Membership
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/25
HB 1681 Community Colleges - Supplemental Services and Supports for Students with
             Disabilities - Grant Program
          Chapter 419 - 5/2
HB 1687 Dorchester County Board of Education - Commencement of Member’s Term
             of Office Following Election
          Chapter 420 - 5/2
HB 1698 St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission - Fee Restructuring
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1702 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (B, W, L) (TSB)
             Restaurant-Service Bar Licenses
          Chapter 214 - 4/25
HB 1703 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Transfers into Towson
             Commercial Revitalization District
          Chapter 215 - 4/25
HB 1708 Environment - Oil and Other Unctuous Substances - Zoning and Land Use
             Requirements
          Chapter 504 - 5/16
HB 1717 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - On-Farm Home Processing
             Facility - License and Fee
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1719 State Government - Maryland Veterans Commission - Membership
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/7
HB 1725 Howard County - Annexation of Land in Columbia
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HJ 3      Grant of Federal Charter to the Korean War Veterans Association,
             Incorporated
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 4 - 5/2
HJ 7      Chesapeake Bay - Cleanup and Restoration - Federal Funding
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 5 - 5/2
SB 5      Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
SB 6      Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School - Cessation of Operations - Transfer of
             Property
          House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/20
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 11     Housing and Community Development Article - Housing Authorities
          Chapter 63 - 4/11
SB 12     Housing and Community Development Article - Housing Authorities -
             Cross-References
          Chapter 64 - 4/11
SB 31     Agriculture - University of Maryland Agricultural Internship Program
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/1
SB 32     State of Emergency - Health Care Practitioners - Licensing, Certifying, and
             Credentialing
          Chapter 505 - 5/26
SB 33     Nursing Scholarships - Part-Time Nurses - Waiver or Forgiveness of a Grant
          Chapter 20 - 4/6
SB 40     Talbot County - Dog and Kennel Licenses and Dog Tags
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 47     Task Force to Convene a Summit on Civic Literacy in Maryland
          Chapter 424 - 5/16
SB 51     Department of the Environment - Rubble Landfills - Location
          Chapter 228 - 5/2
SB 54     State-Owned Vehicles - State Fleet Biodiesel Fuel Usage Act of 2006
          Chapter 425 - 5/16
SB 55     State Real Estate Commission - Fee Stabilization
          Chapter 35 - 4/8
SB 59     Public Schools - Graduation Rate Formula - Collecting, Maintaining,
             Analyzing, and Reporting
          Chapter 229 - 5/2
SB 69     Maryland Energy Administration - Solar Energy Grant Program
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/1
SB 72     Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 78     Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Class C License in Highlandtown
             Arts and Entertainment District
          Chapter 506 - 5/26
SB 89     State Government - Commemorative Days - Asian Lunar New Year Day
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 90     Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Public Hearing on License Transfers
          Senate: Returned Passed - 4/3
SB 96     Task Force to Study Gubernatorial Succession in Maryland
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/1
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 99     Education - Baltimore County Board of Education - Qualifications of
             Members
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/16
SB 100    Critical Areas Program - Resource Conservation Areas - Blackwater National
             Wildlife Refuge
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/1
SB 101    Election Law - Petition Verification
          Chapter 65 - 4/11
SB 105    Campaign Finance Reporting - Enforcement of Late Fees
          Chapter 66 - 4/11
SB 106    State Board of Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, and Refrigeration
             Contractors - Inspectors - Continuing Education Courses
          Chapter 67 - 4/11
SB 107    Education - Special Programs for Exceptional Children
          Chapter 233 - 5/2
SB 108    Emergency Medical Services Providers - Licensing and Certification - Repeal
             of Obsolete Provisions
          Chapter 68 - 4/11
SB 109    State Government - Forms Management - Extension of Implementation Date
             for School Data
          Chapter 234 - 5/2
SB 111    Education - Nonpublic School Employees - Criminal Convictions
          Chapter 235 - 5/2
SB 112    Campaign Finance Entities - Organization and Reporting
          Senate: Returned Passed - 4/8
SB 121    Election Law - Representatives in Congress - Special Election
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/17
SB 122    Election Law - Campaign Finance Report Requirements - Ballot Issue
             Committees
          Chapter 40 - 4/8
SB 123    Natural Resources - Tree Experts - Licensing
          Chapter 115 - 4/25
SB 124    Election Law - Protection of Voter’s Confidential Information and Secrecy of
             Absentee Ballot Results
          Chapter 41 - 4/8
SB 125    Falsifying and Altering Permits, Licenses, and Certificates - Criminal
             Penalties
          Chapter 116 - 4/25
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 126    Department of Housing and Community Development - Partnership Rental
             Housing Program - Individuals with Disabilities
          Chapter 117 - 4/25
SB 127    Department of Housing and Community Development - Multifamily Rental
             Housing Programs
          Chapter 118 - 4/25
SB 128    Department of Natural Resources - Collection Certificates
          Chapter 119 - 4/25
SB 129    Election Law - Ballots - Certification of Questions and Nomination of
             Candidates
          Chapter 120 - 4/25
SB 137    Harford County - Injury Reports
          Chapter 237 - 5/2
SB 140    Campaign Finance - Affiliated Business Entities - Attribution of
             Contributions
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/18
SB 142    Health Care Providers - Disclosures of Mental Health Records - Subpoenas
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/24
SB 144    Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
          Chapter 19 - 4/6
SB 145    Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan Elections
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/8
SB 146    Education - Task Force on School Safety
          Chapter 426 - 5/16
SB 152    State Board of Morticians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: Conference Committee Appointed ... - 4/5
SB 154    Healthy Air Act
          Chapter 23 - 4/6
SB 157    Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs - Revisions
          Chapter 238 - 5/2
SB 160    Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2006
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/31
SB 174    Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Exemption
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 2/20
SB 214    Public Institutions of Higher Education - Textbook Fairness Act
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/23
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 226    Task Force to Study Gubernatorial Succession in Maryland
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
              - 2/20
SB 230    Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
          Chapter 221 - 5/2
SB 236    Health - Advance Directives - Registry - Drivers’ Licenses and Identification
              Cards
          Chapter 223 - 5/2
SB 238    State Department of Education - Comprehensive Induction Programs -
              Guidelines
          Chapter 241 - 5/2
SB 249    High Schools - Automated External Defibrillators Program - Requirements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 257    Critical Areas Program - Resource Conservation Areas - Little Blackwater
              River
          Senate: Third Reading Failed - 3/24
SB 267    State Buildings Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act
          Chapter 427 - 5/16
SB 268    Mandatory Participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
              - 3/13
SB 270    Institutions of Higher Education - Transfer of Credits - Letter of
              Acknowledgment
          Chapter 125 - 4/25
SB 274    Department of Natural Resources - Tidal Fish License Apprenticeship
              Program
          Chapter 126 - 4/25
SB 278    Anne Arundel County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 280    Alcoholic Beverages - Removal of a Partially Consumed Bottle of Wine from
              a Licensed Premises
          Chapter 127 - 4/25
SB 292    Elections - Instant Runoff Method of Voting
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
              - 2/27
SB 293    Education - Public Charter Schools - Clarifications
          Senate: Third Reading Failed - 3/24
SB 296    Local Government - Street Lighting Equipment
          House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/7
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 297    Public Health - Licensed Pharmacists - Contraception Dispensing Program
          Senate: Third Reading Failed - 3/26
SB 304    Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - After Hours Food Service by Class D
             Licensees - 46th Legislative District
          Chapter 518 - 5/26
SB 305    Veterans Advocacy and Education Act of 2006
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 312    Community Colleges - Baltimore City Community College - Board of
             Trustees
          House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
SB 313    Community Colleges - Baltimore City Community College - Governance
          Chapter 244 - 5/2
SB 322    Prince George’s County - Metro Station Restaurant Development Act of 2006
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 4/3
SB 324    Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan Elections
          House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/31
SB 326    Procurement - State-Owned Vehicles - Hybrid Vehicles
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/20
SB 329    Education - Body Mass Index for Age Measurements - Elementary and
             Middle Schools
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/27
SB 331    State Government - Senate Building Trust
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/3
SB 333    Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 334    Local Government - Tri-County Council for Western Maryland - Membership
          Chapter 246 - 5/2
SB 336    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Disease Prevention - Hepatitis C
             Virus
          Chapter 249 - 5/2
SB 341    Higher Education - Nonresident Tuition - Exemption
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/14
SB 344    Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - License Application Procedures
          Chapter 519 - 5/26
SB 345    Physicians - Unauthorized Practice of Medicine - Penalty
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/10
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 346    Environment - Newspapers - Recycled Content Percentage Requirement
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 350    Task Force on Minority Participation in the Environmental Community
          Chapter 520 - 5/26
SB 362    Congressional Districting Process
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/30
SB 363    General Assembly - Legislative Districting - Process
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/30
SB 364    General Assembly - Legislative Districting
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/30
SB 365    Public Health - Mercury-Free Vaccines - Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/21
SB 367    Education - Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program - Grants - Funding
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 368    Higher Education - Senatorial Scholarships - Out-of-State Institutions
             Approved to Operate in the State
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/30
SB 369    Health Care Decisions Act - Advance Directives - Selection of Health Care
             Agent and Treatment Preferences
          Chapter 522 - 5/26
SB 371    State Board of Pharmacy - Registration of Pharmacy Technicians
          Chapter 523 - 5/26
SB 376    Anne Arundel County - Mental Health Advisory Committee
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 1/30
SB 379    Environment - Patuxent River Watershed
          Chapter 524 - 5/26
SB 381    Consent Provisions - Minors - Mental or Emotional Disorder
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/6
SB 384    Licensed Real Estate Brokers - Branch Offices - Managers
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 390    Prince George’s County - School Board Districts - Composition
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 391    Procurement - Security Requirements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 392    Education - Blind and Visually Impaired Students - Instructional Materials
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 398    State Board of Physicians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/17
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 405    State Board of Nursing - Electrologists - License Renewal and Discipline
          Chapter 49 - 4/8
SB 406    Open Meetings Act - Administrative Function - Reporting Requirement
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 413    State Boards and Other Similar Bodies - Open Positions - Appointments
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/21
SB 416    Environment - Groundwater Contamination - Notification and
             Reimbursement of Costs
          House: Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters - 4/10
SB 417    Procurement - Board of Contract Appeals - Award of Costs
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 425    Education - Public Schools - Annual Report of Average Faculty Salaries
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/14
SB 435    Primary and Secondary Education - Library Media Center Improvement Fund
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment and Budget and
             Taxation - 2/1
SB 436    Health - Maryland Obesity Awareness and Prevention Task Force
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/27
SB 437    Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission - Donor Information -
             Confidentiality
          Chapter 525 - 5/26
SB 439    Natural Resources - Bush River - Fyke Nets
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/1
SB 443    Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (Inn) License and Class
             BFD (Fine Dining) License
          Chapter 132 - 4/25
SB 444    Higher Education - Morgan State University and St. Mary’s College of
             Maryland - Authority
          Chapter 255 - 5/2
SB 446    Prince George’s County - Board of License Commissioners - Attorney
             Compensation
          House: Reassigned to Economic Matters - 4/2
SB 449    State Board of Nursing - Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Medication Technicians,
             and Electrologists - Licensing and Regulation
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 457    The Healthy Student Promotion and Awareness Act of 2006
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 458    Teacher Quality Act of 2006
          Chapter 434 - 5/16
SB 461    Voters’ Rights Protection Act - Clarification
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 465    Commission to Study Pay-for-Performance Models of Teacher Compensation
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/14
SB 481    Queen Anne’s County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 483    Robert Kittleman Scholarship Reform Act
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/2
SB 485    Maryland Building Performance Standards - Exemption in Certain Counties
             for Agricultural Buildings Used for Agritourism
          Chapter 135 - 4/25
SB 495    Ethics Law - Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee - Regulated
             Lobbyists
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/8
SB 499    Higher Education - Community Colleges - Innovative Partnerships for
             Technology Program
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment and Budget and
             Taxation - 2/3
SB 500    Security Systems Technicians - Maryland Security Systems Training Board
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 501    Baltimore County - Community College of Baltimore County - President and
             Other Positions
          Chapter 136 - 4/25
SB 510    Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Riverdale Park
             Mixed-Use Town Center
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 521    Natural Resources - Hunting Via an Internet Connection - Prohibition
          Chapter 29 - 4/6
SB 531    State Board of Dental Examiners - Facilities with Needy Populations -
             Waiver of General Supervision Requirements
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 534    Act of Terrorism - Determination Whether Criminal Act or Act of War
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 536    Land Use - Local Government Planning
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 549    Wetlands - Licenses - Individual Residential and Community Piers
          House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 552    Higher Education - Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grants
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/10
SB 553    Environment - Diversion of Construction and Demolition Materials
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 565    State Board of Dental Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 569    Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the
             General Assembly
          Senate: Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/4
SB 583    Baltimore City - Naming of Public School - Dr. Roland N. Patterson, Sr.
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/3
SB 587    Prince George’s County - School Facilities Surcharge - Exemption PG
             412-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 589    Environment - Judicial Review of Permits - Standing
          Senate Concur - House Amendments - 4/7
SB 600    Education - Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists - Licensing Fee
             Reimbursement
          Chapter 436 - 5/16
SB 603    Caroline County - Board of License Commissioners - Salaries
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 605    Dorchester County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Chain Grocery Stores
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/13
SB 611    Student Health and Fitness Act of 2006
          House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/8
SB 612    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Food Sales Requirement for Class
             B Licenses
          Chapter 137 - 4/25
SB 613    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B-Conference Center
             License
          Chapter 138 - 4/25
SB 614    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
          Chapter 139 - 4/25
SB 615    Wicomico County - Alcohol Awareness Program
          Chapter 140 - 4/25
SB 616    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Stadium License
          Chapter 141 - 4/25
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 617    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Licensees - Administrative
             Proceedings
          Chapter 142 - 4/25
SB 618    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
          Chapter 143 - 4/25
SB 619    Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Violations - Maximum Fine
          Chapter 144 - 4/25
SB 620    Wicomico County - Board of License Commissioners - Authority and Status
             as State Agency
          Chapter 145 - 4/25
SB 621    Education - Student Absence from School to Participate in Agriculture
             Programs or Activities
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 623    Open Meetings Act - Executive Function - Reporting Requirement
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/20
SB 625    Environment - Stormwater Management - Inspections and Water Quality
             Standards
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 656    Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Residency Requirement for
             Applicants
          Chapter 530 - 5/26
SB 657    Public Health - Maryland Cord Blood Bank
          Senate: Unfavorable by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/22
SB 663    Natural Resources - Black Bear Hunt - Prohibition
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 668    Education - Contractors with Criminal Convictions - Prohibitions on
             Contracts
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/8
SB 680    Higher Education - University System of Maryland Constituent Institutions –
             “Up-to-the-Minute Electronic Subscription Service” for Legislative
             Information
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/14
SB 681    Election Law - Fraudulent Registration and Voting - Penalties
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 682    Environment - County Plans - Removal of Solid Waste Acceptance Facilities
          Chapter 532 - 5/26
SB 683    Department of Housing and Community Development - Rental Allowance
             Program Fund
          Senate: Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/17
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 684    Real Estate Licenses - Reciprocity
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 687    Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer, Wine and Liquor Tasting
             License
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SB 712    Election Law - Voter Bill of Rights
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/27
SB 713    Election Law - Voting Systems - Voter-Verified Paper Records
          Senate: Favorable with Amendments - 4/4
SB 714    Education - Residential Boarding Education Programs - At-Risk Youth
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 715    Personal Assistance Services Advisory Committee - Duties
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 4/4
SB 720    Election Law - Baltimore County Republican Central Committee
          House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/21
SB 721    Department of Juvenile Services - Money Follows the Child Education Act of
             2006
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/20
SB 726    Health - Medical Laboratories - Required Testing
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/6
SB 734    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Reportable Incidents of Injury
          Chapter 268 - 5/2
SB 735    Approved Gear and Equipment - Youth Baseball
          Senate: Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/21
SB 741    Education - Task Force to Study Raising the Compulsory Public School
             Attendance Age to 18
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 749    Smart Growth - Priority Funding Areas - Rural Counties
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 751    Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area Protection Program -
             Critical Area Commission - Authority
          Chapter 55 - 4/8
SB 756    Education - Alcohol and Drug Testing for Pupils in Public or Private Schools
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/30
SB 766    Hunting - Exemptions from License and Stamp Requirement
          Chapter 271 - 5/2
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 769    Health Occupations - State Board of Nursing - Criminal History Records
             Checks
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 772    Mercury-Added Products - Prohibition of Sale of Thermostats and Report
          Chapter 56 - 4/8
SB 773    Maryland Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language
             Pathologists Act - Revision
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 775    Baltimore City - Fairmount Neighborhood - State Projects or Programs - Prior
             Approval
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/13
SB 776    Voter Rights Protection Act of 2006
          House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/8
SB 783    State Agencies - Energy Performance Contracting - Water and Wastewater
             Conservation Projects
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/20
SB 787    Environment - Dredged Material Management - Duties of Executive
             Committee
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/20
SB 791    Ethics Law - Architectural and Engineering Services - Participation in
             Procurement
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/22
SB 793    Ethics - Employees or Officials of the Department of Agriculture - Exemption
             from Conflict of Interest Provisions
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
SB 794    Procurement - eMaryland Marketplace
          Chapter 273 - 5/2
SB 803    Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of Identity
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 804    Election Law - Voter Identification
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/3
SB 805    State Board of Social Work Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Chapter 539 - 5/26
SB 812    Alcoholic Beverages - Limited Wine Wholesaler’s License and Nonresident
             Winery Permit
          Chapter 111 - 4/25
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 818    Health Occupations - Physician Assistants - Delegation Agreements
          Chapter 540 - 5/26
SB 824    Maryland Commission for Men’s Health
          Chapter 442 - 5/16
SB 831    Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons - Advertisements - Trade Names
          Senate: Withdrawn by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/8
SB 834    Procurement - Maryland Port Administration - Exemption
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment and Finance -
             2/16
SB 844    Protected Lands - Local Land Use Applications - County Authority
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 848    Education - Educational Technology Pilot Program - Elementary Schools
          Chapter 276 - 5/2
SB 859    Anne Arundel County Code - 2005 Edition - Legalization
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 865    Education - Scoliosis Screening in Public Schools - Repeal
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 872    Allegany County - Salary Study Commission - Recommendations and
             Establishment of Recommended Salaries
          Chapter 278 - 5/2
SB 875    Montgomery County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/16
SB 877    Alcoholic Beverages - Wineries - Wholesalers and Retail Dealers
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/16
SB 880    Workforce Housing Grant Program - Establishment
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 881    Environment - Gas and Oil - Coalbed Methane Production
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 884    Procurement - Minority Business Participation
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 896    Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Women in Military Service
             Monument
          Chapter 281 - 5/2
SB 897    Procurement - Commercial Nondiscrimination Policy
          Chapter 283 - 5/2
SB 899    Dorchester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 902    Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
62                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 903    Calvert County - County Officials - Salaries
          Chapter 546 - 5/26
SB 905    Calvert County and Charles County - Alcoholic Beverages - License for
             Luxury-Type Restaurants
          Chapter 547 - 5/26
SB 915    Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 2/23
SB 922    Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class BDR Licenses
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/6
SB 937    Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities - Grant Program and
             Funding
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment and Budget and
             Taxation - 2/23
SB 942    Election Law - Early Voting - Delayed Implementation
          Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 2/23
SB 965    Department of Natural Resources - Vessels - Reckless Operation -
             Subsequent Offenders
          Chapter 147 - 4/25
SB 966    Calvert County - Dissolution of a Nonprofit Organization and Creation of a
             Sanitary District
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/8
SB 971    State Ethics Law - Architectural and Engineering Services - Applicability of
             Restrictions on Participation in Procurement
          Chapter 549 - 5/26
SB 978    Procurement - Small Business Reserve Program - Disabled Veteran-Owned
             Small Businesses
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/3
SB 985    Election Law - Baltimore City Board of Elections - Compensation for
             Substitute Board Members and Election Judges
          Chapter 551 - 5/26
SB 989    Task Force to Promote Nonviolent and Peaceful Ways to Resolve Conflict
          House: Rereferred to Health and Government Operations - 4/6
SB 1006 Mercury Switch Removal from Vehicles
          House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/21
SB 1012 Family Law - Child Care - Influenza Immunization
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/13
SB 1013 Maryland Growth Management Act of 2006
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/8
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 1024 Local Government - Adequate Public Facilities Legislation - Requirements
             for Ordinance Adopted by a Municipal Corporation
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/8
SB 1036 Environment - Sewerage Service - Unpaid Services
          Chapter 149 - 4/25
SB 1037 Dorchester County Board of Education - Commencement of Member’s Term
             of Office Following Election
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1038 Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore - Wicomico County -
             Membership
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 1039 Dorchester County - Water and Sewerage Systems - Benefit Assessments and
             Connection Charges
          Chapter 150 - 4/25
SB 1040 State Government - Public Records - Personal Information About Individuals
             with Disabilities
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1045 Baltimore City - Housing Authority Tenants - Right of Tenant Substitution
          House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/31
SB 1047 Health - Alcohol and Drug Abuse - Alternative Treatment Programs
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 3/30
SB 1049 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - On-Farm Home Processing
             Facility - License and Fee
          Chapter 286 - 5/2
SB 1061 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (B, W, L) (TSB)
             Restaurant-Service Bar Licenses
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1063 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Transfers into Towson
             Commercial Revitalization District
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1064 Election Law - Baltimore City Democratic Party Central Committee -
             Membership
          Chapter 552 - 5/26
SB 1075 Gubernatorial Appointment of Cabinet Secretaries
          Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1089 Howard County - Annexation of Land in Columbia
          Chapter 32 - 4/6
SB 1094 Prince George’s County - Board of Education - Membership
          Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
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Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (continued)
SB 1096 Task Force on Environmental Health Conditions in Maryland’s Classrooms
          House: Reassigned to Ways and Means - 4/2
SB 1098 Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages Arena Licenses - Underage Persons in
             Licensed Premises
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/22
SB 1100 Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Golf Course License
          Chapter 556 - 5/26
SB 1105 Funding for the Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial Project
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/27
SB 1106 Baltimore City - Public School System - Restructuring - Legislative Approval
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/29
SJ 1      Air Pollution - Mercury Emissions Limits
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/10
SJ 3      Compensation to Families of Military Service Members Who Gave Their
             Lives in the Service of Our Country
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/21
SJ 8      Grant of Federal Charter to the Korean War Veterans Association,
             Incorporated
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 2 - 5/2
SJ 9      Coretta Scott King Day
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/21
SJ 13     Natural Resources - State Parks and Forests - Preservation and Funding
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/27
SJ 15     Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail - Eastward Extension
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/26
Finance
HB 34     State Employees - Military Administrative Leave - Repeal of Sunset
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 55     Labor and Employment - Minimum Wage - Application
          Chapter 557 - 5/26
HB 58     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Racial and Ethnic Variations -
             Health Care Disparities Policy Report Card
          Chapter 450 - 5/16
HB 78     Hospitals - Comparable Evaluation System - Health Care-Associated
             Infection Information
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 97     Joint Legislative Task Force on Universal Access to Quality and Affordable
             Health Care - Extension and Modifications
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/6
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Finance (continued)
HB 98      Mental Hygiene Administration - Children’s Psychiatric Rehabilitation
              Program - Study of Case Rates
           Chapter 295 - 5/2
HB 158     State Lottery - Prize Winners - Voluntary Assignments
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 165 Insurance - Examination Reports
           Chapter 79 - 4/11
HB 166 Workers’ Compensation - Timing of Benefit Payments, Filing Issues, and
              Processing Claims
           Chapter 159 - 4/25
HB 168 Children’s Trust Fund
           Chapter 80 - 4/11
HB 174 Horse Racing - Maryland Racing Commission - Financial Statement
           Chapter 81 - 4/11
HB 191 Workers’ Compensation - Governmental Self-Insurance Group and
              Self-Insurance by Individual Employers
           Chapter 163 - 4/25
HB 199     Maryland Uniform Athlete Agents Act - Contact with Individuals Associated
              with Student-Athlete
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/7
HB 203     Joint Committee on Access to Mental Health Services - Membership
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 204 Assisted Living Program Facilities - Emergency Electrical Power Generator
           Chapter 452 - 5/16
HB 209 Cecil County - Workers’ Compensation - Students in Unpaid Work-Based
              Learning Experiences
           Chapter 563 - 5/26
HB 224     Frederick County - Collective Bargaining - Representatives for Correctional
              Officers
           Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 245 Insurance - Prior Approval Rating Law - Exempt Commercial Policyholders
           Chapter 564 - 5/26
HB 246 Insurance - Temporary Insurance Producer Licenses - Specified Types of
              Insurance
           Chapter 83 - 4/11
HB 247 Financial Institutions - Consumer Credit - Licensee Examinations
           Chapter 84 - 4/11
HB 270     Private Review Agents - Treatment Plan Form - Form Mandated by Another
              State
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Finance (continued)
HB 271     Life Insurance - Insurable Interests - Trustees, Partnerships, Limited
              Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 285 Homeowner’s Insurance - Underwriting, Premium Increases, Cancellation,
              and Refusal to Renew
           Chapter 454 - 5/16
HB 300 State Treasurer - Designation of Financial Institution for Banking Services
           Chapter 309 - 5/2
HB 301     Children, Youth, and Family Services - Local Management Boards, State
              Coordinating Council, and Local Coordinating Councils - Services for
              Children With Special Needs
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 317     Maryland Energy Administration - Solar Energy Grant Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 326 Home Builder Registration - Application - Social Security Numbers
           Chapter 456 - 5/16
HB 388 Wage Payments - Prohibition of Printing Social Security Numbers
           Chapter 458 - 5/16
HB 399 Business and Economic Development - Enterprise Zones - Expansion
           Chapter 173 - 4/25
HB 418     Solar Energy Grant Fund
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 443     Public Service Commission - Examination of Accounts, Books, and Records
           Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 445     Public Service Companies - Transfer of Franchise
           Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 461     Carroll County - Education - Organization of Teachers and Other Personnel
           Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 512     Uniform Commercial Code - Secured Transactions - Continuation Statement -
              Transition Rules
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 513     Insurance - Loans and Advances Made to Stock Insurers and Mutual Insurers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 549 Health Insurance - Private Review Agents - Emergency Inpatient and
              Residential Crisis Services Admission Determinations
           Chapter 331 - 5/2
HB 555 Horse Racing - Interstate Compact on Licensure of Participants in Live
              Racing with Pari-Mutuel Wagering
           Chapter 180 - 4/25
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Finance (continued)
HB 556 Correctional Services - Maryland Correctional Enterprises - Open Market
              Sales - Food Service
           Chapter 332 - 5/2
HB 570 Insurance - Notice - Cancellation, Nonrenewal, and Premiums
           Chapter 580 - 5/26
HB 574     Health Insurance - Credentialing and Recredentialing of Health Care
              Providers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 583 Surplus Lines Insurance - Compliance with Filing Requirement - Electronic
              Transmission
           Chapter 581 - 5/26
HB 597 Insurance - Prohibited Acts - Inducements to Financing an Insurance Contract
           Chapter 182 - 4/25
HB 605     State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - Revisions
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 608     Joint Legislative Task Force on Small Group Market Health Insurance -
              Report and Modification of Duties
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 627     Joint Committee on Workers’ Compensation Benefit and Insurance Oversight
              - Membership
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
HB 647     Health Services Cost Review Commission - Report on Hospital Charges
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 690 State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators - Study on
              Licensure and Board Membership
           Chapter 583 - 5/26
HB 697 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Kidney Disease Program -
              Eligibility Requirements
           Chapter 344 - 5/2
HB 702 Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Senior Prescription Drug Assistance
              Program
           Chapter 345 - 5/2
HB 720 Office of Cemetery Oversight - Investigative and Enforcement Power -
              Entities Without Registrations or Permits
           Chapter 348 - 5/2
HB 733 Washington County - Insurance - Certificates of Guarantee for County Bond
              Requirements
           Chapter 100 - 4/11
HB 739 Insurance - Improper Premiums and Charges - Bail Bonds - Penalty
           Chapter 349 - 5/2
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Finance (continued)
HB 756     Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service Lines - Closure of MARC Train
              Stations
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 760 Insurance - Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance -
              Cancellations, Failures to Renew, Reductions in Coverage, and Premium
              Increases
           Chapter 350 - 5/2
HB 771 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Therapeutic Behavioral Services
              - Rate Adequacy Study
           Chapter 351 - 5/2
HB 791 Montgomery County - Sheriff’s Office - Collective Bargaining MC 601-06
           Chapter 585 - 5/26
HB 799 Child Welfare Accountability Act of 2006
           Chapter 475 - 5/16
HB 802     Unemployment Insurance - Special Administrative Expense Fund
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 813 Contracts for Residential Child Care Programs
           Chapter 355 - 5/2
HB 822     Health - Maryland Medbank Program - Sunset Repeal
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 826 Assisted Living Programs - Services Disclosure Statement
           Chapter 356 - 5/2
HB 833 Surety Insurance - Failure to Pay Bail Bond Judgment - Penalties
           Chapter 586 - 5/26
HB 861 Insurance - Regulation of Premium Finance Companies
           Chapter 194 - 4/25
HB 868 Health Insurance - Participation of Health Care Providers on Provider Panels
              - Workers’ Compensation Services
           Chapter 476 - 5/16
HB 870     At-Risk Youth Prevention and Diversion Programs
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 881 Maryland Food Center Authority - Technical Changes
           Chapter 588 - 5/26
HB 897     Health Insurance - Contracts of Carriers with Providers, Ambulatory Surgical
              Facilities, or Hospitals - Prohibited Provisions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 900     Residential Child Care Programs - Standards for Staff and System for
              Outcomes Evaluation
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
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Finance (continued)
HB 903 Thoroughbred Racing - Maryland-Bred Fund Races - Out-of-State Tracks
           Chapter 590 - 5/26
HB 927     Prince George’s County - Liquefied Natural Gas Storage Facilities PG 415-06
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 956 Insurance - Waiver of Customer Liability - Utility Providers
           Chapter 594 - 5/26
HB 959     Financial Institutions - Certificates of Deposit - Claims for Payment
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1002 State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Settlement
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1003 Health Insurance - Carrier Provider Panels - Participation by Providers
           Chapter 597 - 5/26
HB 1005 Workers’ Compensation - Civil Defense Volunteers - Emergencies
           Chapter 369 - 5/2
HB 1015 Maryland Health Care Commission - Certificate of Need - Health Care
              Facilities
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1016 Consumer Protection - Merchant Contact Information for Contract
              Cancellation
           Chapter 371 - 5/2
HB 1021 Montgomery County - Housing Opportunities Commission - Collective
              Bargaining MC 610-06
           Chapter 598 - 5/26
HB 1032 State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Costs of Appeals to the Office of
              Administrative Hearings
           Chapter 600 - 5/26
HB 1035 Uninsured Employers’ Fund - Liability of Corporate Officers and Limited
              Liability Company Members
           Chapter 601 - 5/26
HB 1036 Assisted Living Programs - Prohibited Acts, Penalties, and Quality Account
           Chapter 478 - 5/16
HB 1090 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Fuel Gas - Jurisdiction and
              Regulations PG/MC 120-06
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/31
HB 1091 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Collective
              Bargaining PG/MC 122-06
           Chapter 604 - 5/26
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Finance (continued)
HB 1095 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
              Commission - Liquefied Natural Gas Facilities - Approval Limitations
              PG/MC 111-06
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 4/5
HB 1105 Hospitals - Certificate of Need and Rate-Setting - High Performance
              Buildings
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1118 Community Health Resources Commission Fund - Mental Health and
              Substance Abuse Services
           Chapter 378 - 5/2
HB 1144 Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Howard County
              Deputy Sheriffs Ho. Co. 21-06
           Chapter 605 - 5/26
HB 1156 Rural Broadband Communication Services
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1164 Maryland Trauma Physician Services Fund - Reimbursement Rates - Grants
           Chapter 484 - 5/16
HB 1202 Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports -
              Security Freezes
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1229 Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicle Companies - Separately Stated Charges
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1237 Department of Human Resources - Local Social Services Boards -
              Membership
           Chapter 612 - 5/26
HB 1261 Homeowner’s Insurance - Summary of Coverage, Notice Regarding Flood
              Insurance, and Statement of Additional Optional Coverage
           Chapter 388 - 5/2
HB 1280 Aid to Service-Disabled Veterans and Military Reservists or National Guard
              Personnel Called to Active Duty
           Chapter 389 - 5/2
HB 1286 Health - General - Residential Treatment Centers - Required Notice
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1288 Credit Regulation - Loans Secured by Real Property - Insurance Coverage
              Requirements
           Chapter 615 - 5/26
HB 1300 Maryland Cigarette Fire Safety and Firefighter Protection Act
           Senate: Favorable with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1301 Telephone Privacy Act of 2006
           Chapter 491 - 5/16
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Finance (continued)
HB 1309 Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Requirements and Citizens’
              Advisory Council
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 1317 Business Regulation - Representation of Business Affiliations with Small
              Businesses and Certified Minority Business Enterprises
           Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1322 Assisted Living Programs - Licensure
           Chapter 391 - 5/2
HB 1323 Electric Companies - Net Energy Metering - Accrual of Generated Electricity
              - Crediting to Customer’s Account
           Chapter 122 - 4/25
HB 1330 Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee - Membership, Staffing, and
              Reimbursement
           Chapter 440 - 5/16
HB 1342 Long-Term Care Planning Act of 2006
           Chapter 492 - 5/16
HB 1386 Insurance - Viatical Settlements
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1387 Personal Insurance - Premium - Notice
           Chapter 393 - 5/2
HB 1405 Health Insurance - Coverage for Part-Time Students With Disabilities
           Chapter 395 - 5/2
HB 1431 Linked Deposit Program - State Depository Financial Institutions - Loans to
              Minority Business Enterprises
           Chapter 396 - 5/2
HB 1460 Title Insurers and Title Insurance Producers
           Chapter 620 - 5/26
HB 1467 Maryland Cares
           Chapter 400 - 5/2
HB 1497 Health Insurance - Coverage for Services Following a Mastectomy or
              Surgical Removal of a Testicle
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1525 Electric Industry Restructuring - Standard Offer Service
           Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/8
HB 1562 Telephone Companies - Telephone Lifeline Service
           Chapter 405 - 5/2
HB 1574 Medicaid Advisory Committee - Medical Assistance Program - Amendments
              and Waiver Applications
           Chapter 501 - 5/16
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Finance (continued)
HB 1594 Benefits and Services for Individuals Who Are Incarcerated or
              Institutionalized - Work Group Report
           Chapter 628 - 5/26
HB 1600 Insurance - Automobile Insurance and Prosecution of Automobile Theft
           Chapter 410 - 5/2
HB 1604 Maryland Health Care Commission and Health Services Cost Review
              Commission - Administrative Costs
           Chapter 107 - 4/11
HB 1615 Construction of Electric Generating Stations - Certificate of Public
              Convenience and Necessity
           Chapter 630 - 5/26
HB 1633 Department of Aging - Assisted Living Program Subsidies - Rate Setting
              Authority
           Chapter 413 - 5/2
HB 1659 State Personnel - Student Loan Repayment Pilot Program
           Chapter 633 - 5/26
HB 1689 Prescription Drug Repository Program
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1700 Maryland Military Installation Council
           Chapter 634 - 5/26
HB 1701 Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program - Rebates - Special Fund
           Chapter 503 - 5/16
HB 1705 Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
           Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/10
HB 1713 Public Service Companies - Mergers, Acquisitions, and Financing
           Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
HB 1714 Public Service Commission - Postemployment Restrictions
           Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/6
HB 1724 Baltimore County - Sheriff’s Office - Collective Bargaining
           Chapter 635 - 5/26
HB 1734 State Highway Administration - Protection of Highway Construction and
              Maintenance Workers
           Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/10
HB 1735 Branching by Banks
           Chapter 636 - 5/26
SB 18      Electric Companies and Gas Companies - Use of Trade Names and
              Trademarks
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 27      Procurement - Prevailing Wage - School Construction
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/11
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Finance (continued)
SB 34      State Employees - Military Administrative Leave
           Chapter 227 - 5/2
SB 48      State Lottery - Prize Winners - Voluntary Assignments
           Chapter 34 - 4/8
SB 52      Maryland Transportation Authority - Membership
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 58      Horse Racing Reform Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/11
SB 60      Joint Legislative Task Force on Universal Access to Quality and Affordable
              Health Care - Extension and Modifications
           Chapter 21 - 4/6
SB 61      Health - Maryland Medbank Program - Sunset Repeal
           Chapter 22 - 4/6
SB 63      Insurance - Prior Approval Rating Law - Exempt Commercial Policyholders
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 66      Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Credit Reports -
              Security Freezes
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 2/20
SB 67      Insurance Producers - Licensing Requirements
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/5
SB 98      Thoroughbred Racing - Restrictions on Night and Sunday Racing - Repeal
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/16
SB 102     Health Care Facilities and Laboratories - Accreditation Organizations and
              Deeming
           Chapter 232 - 5/2
SB 103     Department of Aging - Continuing Care Contracts
           Chapter 113 - 4/25
SB 104     Commissioner of Labor and Industry - Elevator Safety
           Chapter 39 - 4/8
SB 117     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Office of the Inspector General -
              Health Program Integrity and Recovery Act
           Chapter 70 - 4/11
SB 118     Department of Aging - Senior Citizen Activities Center Operating Fund
           Chapter 71 - 4/11
SB 119     Digital Signatures - Repeal
           Chapter 72 - 4/11
SB 120     Motor Fuel - Gasoline Commingling by Brand or Grade - Prohibition
           Chapter 236 - 5/2
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Finance (continued)
SB 130     Mile Thoroughbred Racing - Allocation of Takeout - Improvement of
              Facilities and Marketing
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/16
SB 134     Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/10
SB 135     Hospitals - Comparable Evaluation System - Health Care-Associated
              Infection Information
           Chapter 42 - 4/8
SB 148     Consumer Protection - Vessel Warranty Enforcement Act
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/10
SB 149     State Lottery Proceeds - Compulsive Gambling Grants
           House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
SB 153     Maryland Program Evaluation Act - Maryland Health Care Commission and
              the State Health Services Cost Review Commission
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/10
SB 158     Private Review Agents - Treatment Plan Form - Form Mandated by Another
              State
           Chapter 43 - 4/8
SB 167     Electric Companies - Net Energy Metering - Accrual of Generated Electricity
           Chapter 121 - 4/25
SB 171     State Treasurer - Designation of Financial Institution for Banking Services
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 175     Community Energy and Economic Development Grant Program
           House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/6
SB 179     State Lottery - Vending Machines - Access by Minors
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 2/20
SB 180     Consumer Protection - Maryland Unauthorized Computer Software Act
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/20
SB 187     Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Money Orders
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SB 197     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Umbilical Cord Blood Donation
              - Educational Materials
           Chapter 240 - 5/2
SB 221     Public Utility Companies - Net Energy Metering
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/23
SB 231     Maryland Energy Administration - Solar and Wind Energy Grant Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/20
SB 233     Insurance Commissioner - Subsequent Employment
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/24
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Finance (continued)
SB 248     Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicles Financed Through Dealer - Rights of
              Purchasers
           House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/19
SB 250     Workers’ Compensation - Selection of Health Care Provider - Employee’s
              Choice
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/31
SB 251     Insurance - Loans and Advances Made to Stock Insurers and Mutual Insurers
           Chapter 514 - 5/26
SB 252     State Personnel - Separation from State Service - Employee Rights
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/25
SB 260     State Personnel - Compensatory Time for Mentoring Youth
           House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
SB 261     Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Premium Rates - Prohibition of
              Subsidy
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/13
SB 271     State Highway Administration - Highway Designation - Gold Star Mothers
              Memorial Highway
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/25
SB 273     State Personnel - Certificate of Illness or Disability - Medical Technicians
              and Signatures
           House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/27
SB 275     Premium Finance Companies - Calculation of Finance Charge - Return of
              Unearned Interest After Cancellation of Insurance Contract
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/3
SB 281     Discount Medical Plan Organizations and Discount Drug Plan Organizations
              - Registration and Regulation
           House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 282     Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Plan Independence, Board Composition,
              and Regulation
           House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 283     Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Senior Prescription Drug Assistance
              Program
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 284     Health Insurance - Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Authority
           Chapter 242 - 5/2
SB 285     Maryland Transportation Authority - Gasoline Service Stations on Kennedy
              Highway - Establishment in Service Areas
           Chapter 128 - 4/25
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Finance (continued)
SB 294     Children, Youth, and Family Services - Local Management Boards, State
              Coordinating Council, and Local Coordinating Councils - Services for
              Children with Special Needs
           Chapter 243 - 5/2
SB 298     Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/26
SB 300     Life Insurance - Insurable Interests - Trustees, Partnerships, Limited
              Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
           Chapter 516 - 5/26
SB 303     Insurers and Health Maintenance Organizations - Prompt Payment - Workers’
              Compensation Claims
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 1/26
SB 323     Maryland Food Center Authority - Technical Changes
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 325     Joint Legislative Task Force on Small Group Market Health Insurance -
              Report and Modification of Duties
           Chapter 26 - 4/6
SB 348     State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - Revisions
           Chapter 62 - 4/10
SB 354     Uniform Commercial Code - Secured Transactions - Continuation Statement -
              Transition Rules
           Chapter 521 - 5/26
SB 366     Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service Lines - Closure of MARC Train
              Stations
           Chapter 18 - 3/28
SB 375     Health - General - Residential Treatment Centers - Required Notice
           Chapter 432 - 5/16
SB 377     Surplus Lines Insurance - Compliance with Filing Requirement - Electronic
              Transmission
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 378     Insurance - Improper Premiums and Charges - Bail Bonds - Penalty
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 380     Health Services Cost Review Commission - Report on Hospital Charges
           Chapter 48 - 4/8
SB 383     Home Builder Registration - Application - Social Security Numbers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 385     Assisted Living Program Facilities - Emergency Electrical Power Generator
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 387     Office of Cemetery Oversight - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/6
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Finance (continued)
SB 393     Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Petition to Reopen
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/1
SB 394     Workers’ Compensation - Accidental Personal Injury - Definition
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/1
SB 410     Maryland Universal Health Care Plan
           Senate: First Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation - 2/1
SB 412     Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Office of the Sheriff
               of Baltimore City - Feasibility Study
           House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 418     Joint Committee on Access to Mental Health Services - Membership
           Chapter 50 - 4/8
SB 427     Education - Retirees of a County Board of Education - Health Benefits
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/6
SB 428     Education - Retirees of a County Board of Education - Health Benefits
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/6
SB 433     Consumer Protection - Maryland Computer User Protection Act
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/30
SB 447     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
               Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
           Chapter 256 - 5/2
SB 448     Health Insurance - Assignment of Benefits
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/2
SB 463     Title Insurers and Title Insurance Producers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 469     Solar Energy Grant Fund
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/20
SB 486     Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/2
SB 487     Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports -
               Security Freezes
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/2
SB 491     Health Insurance - Coverage for Home Visits After Mastectomy or Surgical
               Removal of a Testicle - Repeal of Sunset
           Chapter 259 - 5/2
SB 494     Workers’ Compensation - Evaluation of Permanent Impairments - Social
               Workers
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 503     Business Regulation - Motor Fuel - Below Cost Sales
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/27
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Finance (continued)
SB 511     Maryland Transportation Authority - Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Tolls
           Senate: First Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 513     Queen Anne’s County - Maryland Transportation Authority - Transportation
              Facilities Projects
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/20
SB 525     Solar, Wind, and Geothermal Energy Grant Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/20
SB 528     Health Services Cost Review Commission - Repeal - Study of Alternative
              Financing of Uncompensated and Undercompensated Care
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 529     Health Facilities - Certificates of Need - Repeal
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/13
SB 530     Consumer Health Open Insurance Coverage Act of 2006
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/13
SB 535     Hospitals and Nursing Facilities - Health Care-Associated Infections
              Prevention and Control Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/24
SB 548     Health Insurance - Maryland Association Health Plan Act
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 3/6
SB 554     Health Insurance - Prompt Payment of Claims by Carriers - Clean Claims
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 555     Health Insurance - Participation of Health Care Providers on Provider Panels
              - Workers’ Compensation Services
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 561     Electricity Suppliers - Customers - Contact Information and Electricity Usage
              Data
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 568     Prescription Drugs - Canadian Mail Order Plan
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 573     John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway - Toll Collection - Automatic Vehicle
              Identification Decals
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 579     Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medical Day Care - Reimbursement
              Rates
           House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/26
SB 580     Maryland Transit Administration - Greater Baltimore Bus Initiative -
              Required Public Hearings
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 581     Retail Establishments - Individuals with Disabilities - Accommodations
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/6
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Finance (continued)
SB 585     Unemployment Insurance - Special Administrative Expense Fund
           Chapter 527 - 5/26
SB 624     Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Prescriptions
           Chapter 264 - 5/2
SB 631     Consumer Protection - Freezes on Credit Reports and Protection of Personal
               Information
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 632     Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Gasoline Pricing
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 2/27
SB 636     Health Insurance - Credentialing and Recredentialing of Health Care
               Providers
           Chapter 54 - 4/8
SB 644     Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medically Based Child Care Centers
               - Reimbursement
           House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/21
SB 655     Citizens’ Advisory Council for the Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red
               Line
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 665     Electric Restructuring - Advanced Electric Meters - Repeal of Competitive
               Metering
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 673     Credit Regulation - Debt Management Services
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/14
SB 686     Health Insurance - Carrier Provider Panels - Participation by Providers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 689     Insurance - Viatical Settlements
           Chapter 146 - 4/25
SB 693     Telephone Companies - Telephone Lifeline Service
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 698     Utilities - Underground Conversion - Route 1 Pilot Program
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 699     Transportation - Metrorail Green Line Extension to BWI - Study
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 703     Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Acceptance of Premiums on
               Installment Basis
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/5
SB 711     Medical Assistance Programs - Long-Term Care Services
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
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Finance (continued)
SB 717     Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Long-Term Care - Community
              Choice Program - Participation, Location, and Termination
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 722     Maryland Transportation Authority Police Officers - Collective Bargaining
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 3/13
SB 728     Telemedicine - Use and Reimbursement - Study
           Chapter 266 - 5/2
SB 732     State Personnel - Appointments in Skilled and Professional Services -
              Veterans
           Chapter 267 - 5/2
SB 737     State Lottery - Revenues for Community and Recreation Centers
           Senate: First Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation - 2/3
SB 747     Financial Institutions - Certificates of Deposit - Claims for Payment
           Chapter 535 - 5/26
SB 748     Psychiatric Residential Treatment Demonstration Waiver Application
           Chapter 438 - 5/16
SB 753     Rural Broadband Communication Services
           Chapter 269 - 5/2
SB 765     Workers’ Compensation - Presumptions - Lyme Disease
           Chapter 270 - 5/2
SB 770     Air Ambulance Services - Study
           Chapter 272 - 5/2
SB 771     Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee - Membership, Staffing, and
              Reimbursement
           Chapter 439 - 5/16
SB 777     Commercial Law - Credit Regulation - Home Mortgage Loans
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/6
SB 781     Business Regulation - Motor Fuel - Below Cost Sales
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 2/27
SB 784     State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Costs of Appeals to the Office of
              Administrative Hearings
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 786     Public Service Companies - Cost Allocation Manual - Independent Audit
           Chapter 537 - 5/26
SB 788     Maryland Port Administration - Transfer to Department of Business and
              Economic Development
           Senate: Second Reading Failed - 3/23
SB 792     Child Welfare Accountability Act of 2006
           Chapter 31 - 4/6
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Finance (continued)
SB 800     Workers’ Compensation Commission - Stay of an Order Pending an Appeal
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 801     Workers’ Compensation - Temporary Total Disability - Exclusions
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 802     Workers’ Compensation Commission - Authorization for Release of Medical
              Information - Work-Related Injury or Occupational Disease
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 806     Workers’ Compensation - Claims Adjusters and Medical Billing Entities
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 809     Quality Child Care Access and Affordability Act
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 810     Residential Child Care Programs - Corporate Responsibility and Governance
           Chapter 275 - 5/2
SB 814     Electric Utility Regulation - Standard Offer Service - Total Rates
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 817     Worker Freedom Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SB 822     Contracts for Residential Child Care Programs
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 826     Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Offers of Coverage -
              Limitation
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
SB 827     Baltimore Metropolitan Transit District Advisory Council - Establishment
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/16
SB 828     Maryland Transit Administration - Public Hearings
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 3/13
SB 829     Transportation - Heavy Rail Transit - Federal Funding
           Senate: First Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation - 2/16
SB 832     Maryland Health Care Commission - Certificate of Need - Health Care
              Facilities
           Chapter 541 - 5/26
SB 835     Maryland Trauma Physician Services Fund - Reimbursement Rates - Grants
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
SB 837     Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Required Considerations
           House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/31
SB 845     Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities - Suspicious or Unusual
              Deaths - Notice or Report
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/24
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Finance (continued)
SB 849     Workers’ Compensation - Civil Defense Volunteers - Emergencies
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 857     Maryland Transit Administration - Public Hearings
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/16
SB 862     Insurance - Waiver of Customer Liability - Utility Providers
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 864     Northern Chesapeake Bay Bridge Crossing with Terminus in Kent County -
              Prohibition on Planning, Financing, and Construction
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/16
SB 873     Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Requirements and Citizens’
              Advisory Council
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 882     At-Risk Youth Prevention and Diversion Programs
           Chapter 445 - 5/16
SB 887     Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Calculation and Use of
              Surplus
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/13
SB 888     Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicle Companies - Separately Stated Charges
           Chapter 545 - 5/26
SB 912     Commission to Study Homeowner’s and Private Passenger Motor Vehicle
              Insurance Rates
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/24
SB 913     Insurance - Notice - Cancellation, Nonrenewal, and Premiums
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 929     Public Safety - Carbon Monoxide Detectors
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/24
SB 931     Health Insurance - Disabled Individuals - Eligibility for the Maryland Health
              Insurance Plan
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/23
SB 932     Family Law - Foster Care - Payment Rates
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/27
SB 936     Public Utility Companies - Steam Heating Companies
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SB 947     Health Insurance - Small Group Market - Self-Employed Individuals and Sole
              Proprietors
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/20
SB 948     Insurance - Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance -
              Cancellations, Failures to Renew, Reductions in Coverage, and Premium
              Increases
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Finance (continued)
SB 960     Benefits and Services for Individuals Who Are Incarcerated or
              Institutionalized - Work Group Report
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 972     Public Service Companies - Electric Companies and Electricity Suppliers -
              Regulation
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/3
SB 975     Insurance - Automobile Insurance and Prosecution of Automobile Theft
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 983     Business Regulation - Pet Cemeteries
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/27
SB 996     Baltimore County Liquefied Natural Gas Task Force
           Chapter 285 - 5/2
SB 997     Liquefied Natural Gas Facilities - Approval for Construction or Operation
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
SB 999     Consumer Protection - Telephone Directories - Inclusion of Cellular
              Subscribers
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 1020 Electric Companies or Electric and Gas Companies - Merger or Acquisition -
              General Assembly Approval Required
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1027 Maryland Health Care Commission - Atlantic C-PORT II Trial: Non-Primary
              Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Study
           Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 3/8
SB 1028 Utility Consumer Protection Act of 2006
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 3/27
SB 1043 Maryland Health Care Commission - Racial and Ethnic Variations Data -
              Nondiscrimination in Health Insurance
           House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/31
SB 1044 Maryland Health Care Provider Rate Stabilization Fund - Eligibility for
              Subsidy
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
SB 1048 Electric Restructuring - Transition to Market Rates - Continuation of Rate
              Caps Until Merger is Final
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1050 Electric Industry Restructuring - Repeal of Return in Providing Standard
              Offer Service
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1051 Electric Restructuring - Transition to Market Rates
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
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Finance (continued)
SB 1052 Electric Industry Restructuring - Extension of Obligation to Provide Standard
              Offer Service
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1059 Prescription Drug Repository Program
           Chapter 287 - 5/2
SB 1065 Revenue Stabilization Account - Fund Transfer - Prince George’s County
           Chapter 288 - 5/2
SB 1066 Gas Companies, Electric Companies, Propane Gas Entities, and Home
              Heating Oil Entities - Matching Donation Program
           Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 3/8
SB 1068 Governor’s Appointments Office and Appointing Authorities - Duties
           House: First Reading Appropriations - 4/3
SB 1069 State Personnel Management System - Employment - Clarifications
           House: First Reading Appropriations - 4/3
SB 1070 State Personnel in Executive Branch - Termination for Political Affiliation -
              Clarification
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
SB 1071 Task Force to Study the State Personnel Management System and Law
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
SB 1072 State Personnel - Appointing Authorities - Exclusive Powers and Duties
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
SB 1077 Public Service Commission - Actions Involving Electric Companies - Terms
              and Conditions
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1078 Standard Offer Service - Rate Increase - Delay
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/8
SB 1079 Electric Utility Regulation - Standard Offer Service - Continuation of Rate
              Caps and Total Rates
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/13
SB 1080 Office of Administrative Hearings - Disciplinary Appeals - Additional
              Actions
           Chapter 553 - 5/26
SB 1086 Health Insurance - Contracts of Carriers with Providers, Ambulatory Surgical
              Facilities, or Hospitals - Prohibited Provisions
           Chapter 554 - 5/26
SB 1091 Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Eligibility for Long-Term Care
              Services - Individuals with Substantial Home Equity
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 3/27
SB 1092 Electric Industry - Local Aggregation
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/16
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Finance (continued)
SB 1093 Branching by Banks
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1095 Business Regulation - Amusement Rides
           House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 1099 Constellation Energy Group, Inc., and Baltimore Gas and Electric Company -
              Return of Transition Costs
           Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1102 Public Service Commission
           Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1103 Investor-Owned Electric Companies - Electricity Supply
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/24
SB 1104 Electric Industry Restructuring - Extension of Obligation to Provide Standard
              Offer Service and Energy Efficiency Measures and Services
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/27
SB 1107 Public Service Companies - Issuance and Holding of Capital Stock and Debt
           Chapter 33 - 4/6
SJ 6       PJM Interconnection - Diversified Employment
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 2/3
SJ 10      Residential Electricity Aggregation
           House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/17
SJ 11      Attorney General - Intervention and Participation in Hearings or Other
              Proceedings Regarding the Merger of FPL Group, Inc., and Constellation
              Energy Group, Inc.
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SJ 12      Public Service Commission - Consideration of the Proposed Merger Between
              FPL Group, Inc., and Constellation Energy Group, Inc. - Request to the
              Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
           Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/3
SJ 14      Ports - Delay of the Sale of Port Operations
           Senate: Withdrawn by Finance - 3/24
SJ 16      Construction of a Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal and Pipeline at the Former
              Sparrows Point Shipyard in Baltimore County - Disapproval by Federal
              Energy Regulatory Commission
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
Judicial Proceedings
HB 4       Sexual Offenders - Supervision, Notifications, and Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 11      Crimes - Inflicting Unnecessary Suffering or Pain on Animals - Prohibition
           Chapter 448 - 5/16
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HB 13      Law Enforcement Agencies - Prohibition Against Arrest and Citation Quotas
           Chapter 151 - 4/25
HB 59      Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Child Abuse
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 60      Crimes - Visual Surveillance of Private Area of an Individual
           Chapter 292 - 5/2
HB 69      Drug Free Zones - Community or Recreation Centers
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 84      Court of Special Appeals - Right of Appeal from Circuit Court In Banc
           Chapter 421 - 5/2
HB 92      Somerset County - Sheriff - Salary
           Chapter 153 - 4/25
HB 100 Somerset County - State’s Attorney - Salary
           Chapter 154 - 4/25
HB 101 Somerset County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Chapter 155 - 4/25
HB 105 Anne Arundel County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary Increase
           Chapter 559 - 5/26
HB 115 Somerset County - Deputy Sheriffs - Conditions of Employment
           Chapter 157 - 4/25
HB 119 Garrett County - Paper Gaming and Bingo - Regulation
           Chapter 297 - 5/2
HB 123 Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
              Leases
           Chapter 451 - 5/16
HB 128     Baltimore City - Housing - Proposed Development - Notice to Community
              Association
           Vetoed - Technical - 5/26
HB 143 Motor Vehicles - Motorized Minibikes - Regulation
           Chapter 562 - 5/26
HB 145     Family Law - Child Support - Modification Hearing
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 152     Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Bodily Fluids
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 153 Frederick County - State’s Attorney - Salary
           Chapter 158 - 4/25
HB 182     Baltimore City - Special Traffic Enforcement Officers - Jurisdiction and
              Requirements
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 183 Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance - Sexual Abuse of a Minor
           Chapter 300 - 5/2
HB 214 Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Correctional Officer
           Chapter 305 - 5/2
HB 255 Frederick County - Gaming - Raffles
           Chapter 167 - 4/25
HB 272 Child Support Enforcement - Affidavit of Support
           Chapter 307 - 5/2
HB 273 Juvenile Services - State Comprehensive Juvenile Justice 3-Year Plan
           Chapter 86 - 4/11
HB 274     Criminal Procedure - Evidence - Admissibility of DNA Profiles
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/10
HB 291 Howard County - Marriage License Fee - Increase Ho. Co. 18-06
           Chapter 566 - 5/26
HB 298 Residential Real Property Sales - Notice Requirements - Military Operations
              and Testing
           Chapter 568 - 5/26
HB 310 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Young Drivers - License Suspension
           Chapter 220 - 5/2
HB 323     Court Records - Names and Identities of Victims and Witnesses - Remote
              Access
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 325 Department of State Police - Protective Body Armor Fund - Transfer to the
              Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention
           Chapter 311 - 5/2
HB 334 Family Law - Adoption Search, Contact, and Reunion Services - Relatives
              and Members of the Adoptive Family
           Chapter 312 - 5/2
HB 345 Caroline County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salaries
           Chapter 315 - 5/2
HB 352 Talbot County - Recall of Former Judge for Temporary Assignment -
              Eligibility
           Chapter 569 - 5/26
HB 353 Teachers and School Administrators - Sexual Contact with Students -
              Prohibition
           Chapter 317 - 5/2
HB 362     Baltimore City - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Baltimore Public
              Markets Corporation
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/24
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 370 Kent County - State’s Attorney - Salary
           Chapter 171 - 4/25
HB 377     Criminal Procedure - Restitution - Application of Provisions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 378     Crimes - Restitution - Victims and Payments
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 382     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Public Employees
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 387     Crimes - False Report Causing Issuance of AMBER Alert
           Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
HB 389     Civil Liability - AMBER Alert Dissemination - Immunity for Media and
              Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers
           Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
HB 413 Civil Jury Trials - Amount in Controversy
           Chapter 422 - 5/2
HB 419     Baltimore County - Sheriff - Salary Increase
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 427 Courts - Jury Trials in Civil Actions - Amount in Controversy
           Chapter 575 - 5/26
HB 434     Crimes - Committing Crime of Violence in Presence of Minor - Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/13
HB 435     Family Law - Denial of Custody or Visitation - Murder Convictions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 452     Family Law - Property Disposition in Annulment or Divorce - Transfer of
              Real Property
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 453 Child Support - Settlement of Arrearages - Best Interest of the Child
           Chapter 326 - 5/2
HB 456     Correctional and Juvenile Facilities - Contact with Inmates and Juveniles -
              Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
HB 467     Wicomico County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 474 Crimes - Controlled Dangerous Substances - Restitution for Cleanup Costs
           Chapter 327 - 5/2
HB 475 Correctional Services - Correctional Units - Mutual Aid Agreements
           Chapter 91 - 4/11
HB 488     Real Property - Construction Contracts - Retention Proceeds
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 514     Criminal Procedure - Supervised Probation - Exemptions from Program and
              Supervision Fees
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 524 Criminal Offenses - Driving Without a License - Arrest and Penalties
           Chapter 329 - 5/2
HB 525 Vehicle Laws - Administrative Per Se Offenses - High Alcohol Concentration
              or Test Refusal - Ignition Interlock System - Suspension Modifications
              and Restrictive Licenses
           Chapter 461 - 5/16
HB 546     Estates and Trusts - Transfers to Minors - Joint Custodians
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 548     Vehicle Laws - Historic Motor Vehicles - Registration
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 552 Carroll County - Sheriff’s Salary
           Chapter 179 - 4/25
HB 559 Frederick County - Real Property Sales - Disclosure
           Chapter 93 - 4/11
HB 563     Baltimore City - Orphans’ Court Judges - Pensions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 582     Vehicle Laws - Race-Based Traffic Stops - Sunset Extension and Reporting
              Requirements
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 606 Baltimore County Historical Trust - Distribution of Marriage Ceremony Fee
           Chapter 582 - 5/26
HB 609 Charles County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Chapter 183 - 4/25
HB 611 Charles County - Salary of State’s Attorney
           Chapter 184 - 4/25
HB 616 Vehicle Law - Recording Illegal Activity
           Chapter 335 - 5/2
HB 638     Residential Property - Municipalities - Authority to Establish Condominium
              Regimes
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 653 Juvenile Law - Informal Adjustment - Substance Abuse Treatment Program
           Chapter 465 - 5/16
HB 654 Family Law - Child Support - Settlement of Arrearages
           Chapter 337 - 5/2
HB 656 Criminal Procedure - Defendant with an Alcohol or Drug Dependency -
              Commitment Procedures
           Chapter 338 - 5/2
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 668 Carroll County - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Inclusion of Specified
              Nonprofit Entities
           Chapter 186 - 4/25
HB 680 Dorchester County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Chapter 341 - 5/2
HB 686 Delinquency Prevention and Diversion Services Task Force
           Chapter 466 - 5/16
HB 700 Family Law - Court-Appointed Lawyer for Child
           Chapter 467 - 5/16
HB 704 Criminal Law - Prohibition Against Wild Animals
           Chapter 468 - 5/16
HB 707 Crimes - Obscene Video Games - Prohibition on Sale, Display, or Rental to
              Minor
           Chapter 346 - 5/2
HB 708     Criminal Procedure - Process Against Limited Liability Companies -
              Summons, Service, and Execution
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 732 Washington County - County Attorneys - Hiring
           Chapter 99 - 4/11
HB 753     Petition for Guardianship of Disabled Person - Certificate of Competency by
              Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 781 Park Police of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
              - Identity Fraud and Notification of Investigations PG/MC 107-06
           Chapter 352 - 5/2
HB 790     Health Care Malpractice - Expression of Regret or Apology - Inadmissibility
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 793 Montgomery County and Anne Arundel County - Highways - Prohibition on
              Use for Solicitation MC 606-06
           Chapter 473 - 5/16
HB 795 Criminal Procedure - Criminal Defendants - Incompetency and Criminal
              Responsibility
           Chapter 353 - 5/2
HB 850 Crimes - Burial, Memorial Service, Funeral, or Funeral Procession
           Chapter 357 - 5/2
HB 880     Juvenile Justice Monitoring Unit - Expansion of Jurisdiction
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 888 Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County Alleys - Maximum Speed Limit
           Chapter 589 - 5/26
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 915 Prince George’s County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges PG
              303-06
           Chapter 591 - 5/26
HB 928     Prince George’s County - State’s Attorney’s Office - Composition and
              Salaries PG 301-06
           Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 938 Carroll County - Gaming - Senior Center Site Councils
           Chapter 196 - 4/25
HB 943     Vehicle Laws - Bicycles and Motor Scooters - Operation and Equipment
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 978 Permanency for Families and Children Act of 2005 - Revisions
           Chapter 365 - 5/2
HB 1006 Real Property - Condominium Conversions - Income Eligibility for Extended
              Leases - Purchase of Rental Facility by Local Government or Housing
              Agency
           Chapter 370 - 5/2
HB 1024 Jury Selection and Service
           Chapter 372 - 5/2
HB 1028 Prince George’s County - Office of the Sheriff - Salary and Expenses PG
              302-06
           Chapter 599 - 5/26
HB 1052 Tobacco Product Manufacturers - Master Settlement Agreement - Definitions
              - Modifications
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1056 Family Law - Domestic Violence - Address Confidentiality Program
           Chapter 374 - 5/2
HB 1060 Real Property - Mechanics’ Liens - Professional Services
           Chapter 198 - 4/25
HB 1066 Washington County - Deputy Sheriffs
           Chapter 104 - 4/11
HB 1083 Corporations and Associations - Filing Fees - Family Farms
           Chapter 199 - 4/25
HB 1101 Identity Fraud Investigations - Notification - Motor Vehicle Administration
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 1104 Public Safety - Fire Companies - Limited Access to Private Water Sources
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1161 Victim’s Rights - Leave to Appeal - Delinquent Acts
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 1166 Bar Admission Requirements - Exemption - Representation Before Boards or
              Commissions on Common Ownership Communities
           Chapter 606 - 5/26
HB 1172 Public Safety - Missing Persons - Reports and Investigations
           Chapter 485 - 5/16
HB 1175 Crimes - Knowing Sale or Issuance of False Identification Card or Document
              - Penalties
           Chapter 486 - 5/16
HB 1199 Task Force to Study the Feasibility of Establishing a Correctional Facility for
              the Incarceration and Treatment of Sex Offenders
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 1201 Criminal Law - Identity Theft Passports
           Chapter 607 - 5/26
HB 1217 Criminal Law - Credit Card Crimes - Use of Affidavit by Credit Cardholder
              in Criminal Case or Juvenile Proceeding
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1249 Criminal Law - Prohibition on Prerecorded Emergency Messages -
              Exceptions
           Chapter 386 - 5/2
HB 1257 Juvenile Law - Competency - Services
           Chapter 387 - 5/2
HB 1264 Child Support Enforcement - Child Support Payment Incentive Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 1278 Child Abuse and Neglect - Disclosure of Information
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 1279 Courts - Service of Process - Motor Vehicle Administration as Agent for
              Nonresident Driver
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 1283 Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County - Tow Truck Operating Licenses
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 1304 Baltimore County - Gaming - Casino Events
           Chapter 616 - 5/26
HB 1375 Motor Vehicle Administration - Restricted Driver’s License - Vision
              Standards
           Chapter 493 - 5/16
HB 1426 Task Force to Study Charitable and Commercial Gaming Activities in
              Maryland
           Senate: Favorable with Amendments - 4/6
HB 1450 Environment - Reducing Lead Risk in Housing - Penalties
           Chapter 398 - 5/2
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 1453 Crimes - Fraudulent Use of Internet to Obtain Identifying Information -
              Penalties
           House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/9
HB 1503 Baltimore City - Sheriff’s Office - Appointed Positions
           Chapter 401 - 5/2
HB 1507 Local Government - Workplace Giving Campaigns - Employee Choice of
              Recipient
           Senate: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1521 Department of Juvenile Services - Victor Cullen Center
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 1523 Child Abuse and Neglect Records and Reports - Access by Counsel for the
              Child
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1540 Low Speed Vehicles - Slow Moving Vehicle Emblem - Application
           Chapter 623 - 5/26
HB 1557 Judgeships - Circuit Courts
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings and Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 1559 Vehicle Laws - Weight Violations on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Penalties
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1572 Sexual Offenders - Evaluation Before Sentencing
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1583 Allegany County and Garrett County - Vehicle Laws - Exceptional Hauling
              Permits - Forestry Products
           Chapter 409 - 5/2
HB 1585 Vehicle Laws - Drivers of Motor Homes - Driver Licensing Requirements
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 1593 Landlord and Tenant - Failure to Pay Rent - Judgment for Possession of
              Premises
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1620 Real Property - Residential Leases - Surety Bonds in Lieu of Security
              Deposits
           Chapter 502 - 5/16
HB 1648 Department of Human Resources - Child Abuse and Neglect - Differential
              Response System Study
           Chapter 632 - 5/26
HB 1655 Washington County Health Officer - Civil Citations
           Chapter 414 - 5/2
HB 1668 State Police Helicopter Replacement Fund and Volunteer Company
              Assistance Fund - Moving Violations - Surcharges
           Chapter 416 - 5/2
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
HB 1669 Public Safety - Baltimore City Community College Police - Law
              Enforcement Officer
           Chapter 417 - 5/2
HB 1676 Lead Poisoning - Lead Testing
           Chapter 418 - 5/2
SB 1       Registered Sexual Offenders - Supervision, Notifications, and Penalties
           House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
SB 3       Real Property - Condemnation - Procedures and Compensation
           Senate: Recommitted to Judicial Proceedings - 3/24
SB 7       Vehicle Laws - Alleys - Speed Limits
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
SB 9       Eminent Domain - Public Use
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 10      Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
              Leases
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 13      Sex Offender Registration - Failure to Register, Failure to Provide Written
              Notice, or Provision of False Information - Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 14      Sex Offender Task Force
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 15      Criminal Procedure - Abuse and Sexual Abuse of a Minor - Diminution
              Credits and Parole Eligibility
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 16      Sexually Violent Predators - Registration and Commitment to a State Facility
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 19      Public Safety - Law Enforcement Agencies - Return of Personal Property to
              Owner
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 20      Criminal Procedure - Sex Offenders - Electronic Tracking and Movement
              Restrictions
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 21      Restrictions on Sex Offenders - Residential Proximity to and Entering School
              and Park Property
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 24      Criminal Law - Use of Firearm in Commission of Crime
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 25      Family Law - Domestic Violence - Address Confidentiality Program
           Chapter 375 - 5/2
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 28      State Government - Notary Public - Appointment
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/20
SB 35      Baltimore County - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation
              Authority
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 37      Corrections - First Degree Murder - Minimum Sentence
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 38      Crimes - Unauthorized Possession of Contraband - Place of Confinement
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 43      Family Law - Earnings Withholding - Notice of Change of Address or
              Employment
           Chapter 423 - 5/16
SB 44      Family Law - Earnings Withholding Orders
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/7
SB 45      Criminal Law - Violations of Offender Registration - Assisting an Offender
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 46      Domestic Violence - Ex Parte Orders - Expungement
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 49      Sexually Violent Predators - Registration and Commitment to a State Facility
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/11
SB 53      Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - High Alcohol Concentration -
              Mandatory Ignition Interlock System
           House: Conference Committee Appointed ... - 4/9
SB 57      Child Support Enforcement Administration - Service of Notices - Time for
              Appeal
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/7
SB 62      Crimes of Violence - Parole
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 68      Crimes - Victim and Witness Intimidation
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 1/26
SB 70      False, Fictitious, or Fraudulent Representations to Legislative Branch Units
           House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/10
SB 74      Family Law - Child Support - Deviation from Child Support Guidelines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 75      Radio Communications - Regulation of Amateur Radio Equipment -
              Limitations
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 76      Family Law - Denial of Custody or Visitation - Murder Convictions
           Chapter 112 - 4/25
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SB 79      Vehicle Laws - Standing or Parking Near Crosswalks - Baltimore City
           Chapter 507 - 5/26
SB 85      Family Law - Family Home or Family Use Personal Property - Termination
              of Order or Decree
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/13
SB 86      Family Law - Protective Orders - Burden of Persuasion
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/10
SB 87      Family Law - Protective Orders - Duration of Final Order
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 88      Family Law - Child Custody - Petition by Child to Change Custody
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/7
SB 113     Motor Fuel Violations - Issuance of Citation by Police Officer
           Chapter 114 - 4/25
SB 114     Correctional Services - Maryland Correctional Enterprises - Construction
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 115     Criminal Procedure - Criminal Injuries Compensation Board - Claims
           Chapter 69 - 4/11
SB 116     Criminal Law - Telecommunication Device in Place of Confinement -
              Prohibition
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/6
SB 136     Child Abuse and Neglect - Reporting by Commercial Photographic
              Processors and Forensic Computer Analysts
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
SB 139     Vehicle Laws - Vehicle Registration Fees - Discount for Seniors
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 141     District Court - Violation of Probation - Notice or Warrant
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 143     Right of Appeal - Violation of Probation - On the Record
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/21
SB 150     Task Force to Study Gambling Treatment Programs in Circuit Courts and the
              District Court
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 151     Business Entities - Annual Report - Fees
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 155     Harford County - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation Authority
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/19
SB 159     Evidence - Separate Act of Sexual Misconduct Involving a Minor -
              Admissibility
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 161     Vehicle Laws - Registration Fees - Discount for Seniors and Individuals with
              Disabilities
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 162     Public Records - Victim and Witness Information - Remote Access and
              Electronic Copying
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/20
SB 163     Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders -
              Exceptions
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/20
SB 168     Vehicle Laws - Weight Violations on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Penalties
           Chapter 24 - 4/6
SB 173     Property Protection Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/20
SB 176     Motor Vehicles - Class G (Trailer) Vehicles - Registration
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/20
SB 177     Fines for Parking Violations - Late Fees - Restrictions in Baltimore City
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 184     Vehicle Laws - Historic Motor Vehicles - Registration
           Chapter 123 - 4/25
SB 186     Family Law - Criminal History Records Check Costs - Reimbursement for
              Volunteers
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
SB 188     Controlled Dangerous Substances - Penalties for Use or Possession of
              Methamphetamine
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 199     Cecil County - Injury Reports
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
SB 201     Vehicle Laws - Recording Devices - Limitations on Release of Information
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/29
SB 203     Task Force on Administrative Compensation for Birth-Related Neurological
              Injury
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 206     Circuit Court Judges - Election and Tenure
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/20
SB 210     Child Sexual Offenders - Driver’s License - Expiration and Renewal
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/23
SB 212     Sentence Review - Child Sexual Offender - Prohibition
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/23
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SB 213     Vehicle Laws - Administrative Hearings - Rights of a Victim’s
              Representative
           House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 222     Crimes - Victim and Witness Intimidation
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 228     Drunk and Drugged Driving - Young Drivers - License Suspension
           Chapter 219 - 5/2
SB 229     Maryland Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/23
SB 232     Court Electronic Records - Personal Information - Victims and Witnesses
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/23
SB 235     Estates and Trusts - Trust For Care of Animal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/24
SB 237     Sexual Offender Compliance and Enforcement in Maryland Act
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/23
SB 239     Family Law - Termination of Parental Rights - Child Conceived as the Result
              of Rape
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 240     Baltimore City - Special Traffic Enforcement Officers - Jurisdiction and
              Requirements
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/5
SB 242     Sex Offenders - Electronic Tracking and Movement Restrictions - Penalties
              for Violating Registration Requirements
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/24
SB 244     Baltimore City - Automatic Expungement of Records - Arrest Without
              Charge
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 253     Residential Real Property Sales - Notice Requirements - Military Operations
              and Testing
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 254     Criminal Law - Homicide by Motor Vehicle - Traveling Twice the Posted
              Speed Limit
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 256     Baltimore City - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Baltimore Public
              Markets Corporation
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/25
SB 259     Crimes - Controlled Dangerous Substances - Criminal Penalties
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 262     Maryland’s Marriage Protection Act
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/25
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 269     Uniform Postconviction Procedure Act - Time of Filing of Petition for Relief
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/25
SB 279     Vehicle Laws - Mandatory Seat Belt Use
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
SB 287     Baltimore City - Orphans’ Court Judges - Retirement Allowances
           Chapter 515 - 5/26
SB 288     Vehicle Laws - Race-Based Traffic Stops - Sunset Extension and Reporting
              Requirements
           Chapter 25 - 4/6
SB 289     Criminal Procedure - Restitution - Application of Provisions
           Chapter 428 - 5/16
SB 290     Criminal Law - Burglary - Fines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 291     Crimes - Restitution - Victims and Payments
           Chapter 429 - 5/16
SB 299     Public Safety - Wearing or Carrying a Dangerous Weapon - Exceptions
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/26
SB 301     Baltimore County - Sheriff - Salary Increase
           Chapter 517 - 5/26
SB 302     Real Property - Construction Contracts - Retention Proceeds
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 306     Vehicle Laws - Crime Victims’ Rights Commemorative Registration Plate
           Senate: Second Reading Failed - 3/8
SB 307     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Immunity
           Senate: Referred to interim study by Judicial Proceedings - 3/13
SB 309     Constitutional Amendment - Bribery of a Public Official - Immunity
           Senate: Referred to interim study by Judicial Proceedings - 3/13
SB 311     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Public Employees
           Chapter 430 - 5/16
SB 315     Motor Vehicles - Motorized Minibikes - Standards and Requirements
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 320     Public Safety - Emergency Management - Essential Goods and Services
           House: First Reading Economic Matters - 4/2
SB 328     Vehicle Laws - Motor Vehicles Operated Exclusively on Islands -
              Registration
           Chapter 245 - 5/2
SB 332     Secretary of State - Notary Public - Fees
           House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/24
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SB 340     Crimes - Drug-Related Child Endangerment - Penalties
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/13
SB 349     Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/30
SB 353     Family Law - Property Disposition in Annulment or Divorce - Transfer of
              Real Property
           Chapter 431 - 5/16
SB 358     Vehicle Laws - Emergency Contacts - Designation
           Senate: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
SB 359     Real Property - Recordation of Deeds - Conservation Easements
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 372     Probation Before Judgment - Time Limit - Alcohol- or Drug-Related
              Offenses
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/21
SB 374     Baltimore City - Special Traffic Enforcement Officers - Authority to Issue
              Warnings
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 1/30
SB 386     Charles County - Salary of State’s Attorney
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 419     Eminent Domain Reform Act
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/1
SB 420     Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill of Rights - Hearing Boards - Binding
              Arbitration
           Chapter 251 - 5/2
SB 421     Charles County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 422     Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses by Health Care Practitioners
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 423     Real Property - Mechanics’ Liens - Professional Services
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 424     Alcoholic Beverage Violations - Drivers’ Licenses and Driving Privileges -
              Suspensions
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 429     Vehicle Laws - Right-of-Way - Penalties for Failure to Yield
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/1
SB 440     Education - Tuition Assistance Program for Firemen and Rescue Squad
              Members - Renaming
           Chapter 253 - 5/2
SB 450     Controlled Dangerous Substances - Dextromethorphan Products
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 451     Civil Actions - Limitations on Awards for Noneconomic Damages - Latent
              Diseases or Injuries
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 452     Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers - Consumer Access to Ignition Key
              Information
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/14
SB 453     Motor Vehicles - Registration - Show Class Vehicles
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/14
SB 454     Drugged Driving - Test - Police Officers
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 456     Vehicle Laws - Special Dealer Registration Plates - Authorized Uses
           Chapter 133 - 4/25
SB 462     Law Enforcement Agencies - Prohibition Against Arrest and Citation Quotas
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 467     Criminal Procedure - Crimes of Violence - Sexual Abuse of a Child
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/2
SB 468     Criminal Law - Credit Card Crimes - Use of Affidavit by Credit Cardholder
              in Criminal Case or Juvenile Proceeding
           Chapter 257 - 5/2
SB 471     Ground Rents - Actions for Ejectment - Reasonable Efforts to Locate Tenant
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 473     Kent County - State’s Attorney - Salary
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 488     Real Property - Eminent Domain - Limitations on the Condemnation of
              Private Property
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/2
SB 489     Real Property - Ground Rents - Prohibition on Creation of Ground Rent
              Lease
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 492     Condemnation Proceedings - Compensation - Defendant’s Legal Fees
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/2
SB 502     Real Property - Ground Rents - Limitation on Total Expenses Recoverable in
              Ejectment Action
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 504     Family Law - Motions for Modification of a Child Support Award - Hearings
              and Decisions
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 505     Howard County - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation Authority
              Ho. Co. 05-06
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 508     Victim’s Rights - Leave to Appeal - Delinquent Acts
           Chapter 260 - 5/2
SB 509     Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Child Abuse
           Chapter 261 - 5/2
SB 516     State Government - Administrative Procedure Act - Scope of Judicial Review
           House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 517     Criminal Procedure - Identity Fraud - Seizure and Forfeiture
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 518     Public Safety - Disposal of Handguns Owned by a Law Enforcement Agency
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 520     Carroll County - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Inclusion of Specified
              Nonprofit Entities
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 526     Eminent Domain - Moving, Relocation, and Reestablishment Expenses
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 533     Vehicle Laws - Registration Plates Honoring Mountain Maryland
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 537     Hate Crimes - Application of Law to Members of the Armed Forces of the
              United States
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 538     Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear for Motorcycle Riders - Required
              Warning
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 539     Hate Crimes - Expanding Prohibitions and Protected Classes of People - Task
              Force to Identify Hate Crime Victims
           Senate: Third Reading Failed - 3/26
SB 543     Courts - Service of Process - Motor Vehicle Administration as Agent for
              Nonresident Driver
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 544     Residential Property - Municipalities - Authority to Establish Condominium
              Regimes
           Chapter 526 - 5/26
SB 546     Criminal Law - Reckless Endangerment - Use of a Motor Vehicle
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 547     Vehicle Laws - Abandoned Vehicles - Storage and Sale
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 550     Estates and Trusts - Transfers to Minors - Joint Custodians
           Chapter 435 - 5/16
SB 558     Criminal Offenses - Driving Without a License - Arrest and Penalties
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 562     Public Safety - Fire Companies - Limited Access to Private Water Sources
           Chapter 53 - 4/8
SB 570     Criminal Procedure - Seizure and Forfeiture of Money - Criminal Gang
              Members
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 577     Vehicle Laws - Finding of High Alcohol Concentration - Sentencing
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 586     Lead Poisoning - Risk Reduction Standards - Exemption
           Chapter 528 - 5/26
SB 591     Criminal Procedure - Defendant with an Alcohol or Drug Dependency -
              Commitment Procedures
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 592     Controlled Dangerous Substance Crimes - Minimum Penalties - Repeal
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 597     Landlord and Tenant - Evictions - Tenant’s Right to Reclaim Personal
              Property
           Senate: to interim study by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 598     Criminal Procedure - Expungement of Police Records - Arrest Without
              Charge - Automatic
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 599     Real Property - Retaliatory Actions by Landlords and Mobile Home Park
              Owners
           Senate: to interim study by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 602     Caroline County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salaries
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 608     Wicomico County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Chapter 263 - 5/2
SB 610     Talbot County - Recall of Former Judge for Temporary Assignment -
              Eligibility
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 630     Trafficking of Persons and Involuntary Servitude
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 4/2
SB 634     Vehicle Laws - Vehicle Dealers - Succession
           Chapter 437 - 5/16
SB 635     Alcohol- or Drug-Related Crimes - Prohibitions Against Causing Serious
              Physical Injury
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 638     Education - Public Schools - Trespass
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
104                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 641     Juvenile Law - Juvenile Court Jurisdiction - Motor Vehicle Theft
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 647     Criminal Law - Crime of Violence in or near School - Penalties
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 659     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Investigator’s Training
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 660     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Investigations
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 661     Family Law - Child Abuse and Sexual Abuse Investigations - Use of
              Videotape
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 662     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Multidisciplinary Teams
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 664     Family Law - Court-Appointed Lawyer for Child
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 667     Law Enforcement Agencies - Prohibition Against Arrest and Citation Quotas
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 676     Commission to Study Electronic Filing of Documents in Court
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 677     Courts - Interest Rate on Judgments
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 678     Limited Liability Companies - Inspection Authority of Personal
              Representative , Trustee, or Fiduciary
           Chapter 531 - 5/26
SB 679     Maryland Uniform Transfers to Minors Act - Qualified Minor’s Trust - Joint
              Custodians
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/17
SB 688     Homicide - Use of Deadly Force in a Residence - Defense
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 690     Valid Marriages
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 701     Vehicle Laws - Overtaking and Passing Vehicles
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 704     Condemnation - Slum Area and Blighted Area - Definitions
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 705     Vehicle Laws - Off-Highway Vehicles - Titling and Registration
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 708     Vehicle Laws - Finding of High Alcohol Concentration - Prohibition on
              Probation Before Judgment - Mandatory Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 718     Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - Court-Ordered Use of Ignition
              Interlock System
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 719     Drinking Driver Monitor Program - Ignition Interlock System Requirement
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 723     Local Correctional Facilities - Judicial Authorization of Immediate Work
              Release
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/22
SB 733     Jury Service Reforms
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 736     Criminal Procedure - Process Against Limited Liability Companies -
              Summons, Service, and Execution
           Chapter 534 - 5/26
SB 738     Counties and Baltimore City - Inspectors General - Subpoena Power and
              Judicial Enforcement
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 744     Task Force on the Youth Homicide Rate in Baltimore City
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 745     Residential Rental Property - Registration - Lead Paint Regulation
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 750     Vehicle Laws - Study of the Effectiveness of Traffic Control Signal and
              Speed Monitoring Systems
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/14
SB 757     Driver’s License Suspension and Revocation - Alcoholic Beverages
              Violations
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/19
SB 758     Motor Vehicle Administration - Restricted Driver’s License - Vision
              Standards
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 760     Drunk and Drugged Driving - Refusal to Take a Blood or Breath Test -
              Prohibition
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 2/21
SB 761     Criminal Law - Crimes Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Definition of
              Law Enforcement Officer
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 762     Estates and Trusts - Fiduciaries - Directions from Advisors
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/7
106                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 768     Dorchester County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 774     Controlled Dangerous Substances - Pseudoephedrine Products
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 778     Criminal Procedure - Conditions of Probation - Protective Orders
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 779     Real Property - Homeowners Association - Amendment of Declaration
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/6
SB 782     Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
              Leases and Moving Expenses
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 2/27
SB 790     Maryland Video Surveillance Camera Deployment Commission and Fund -
              Establishment
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/7
SB 795     Permanency for Families and Children Act of 2005 - Revisions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 796     Jury Selection and Service
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 797     Tobacco Product Manufacturers - Master Settlement Agreement - Definitions
              - Modifications
           Chapter 538 - 5/26
SB 798     Vehicle Laws - Authority to Transfer Inoperative Vehicle Without Certificate
              of Title or Notification - Repeal
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/29
SB 807     Criminal Procedure - Criminal Defendants - Incompetency and Criminal
              Responsibility
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 808     Juvenile Law - Competency - Services
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 813     Real Property - Condemnation - Right to Repurchase Condemned Property
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 815     Real Property - Condominium Conversions - Income Eligibility for Extended
              Leases - Purchase of Rental Facility by Local Government or Housing
              Agency
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 816     Maryland Compassionate Use Act
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/29
SB 819     Public Safety - Baltimore City Community College Police - Law
              Enforcement Officer
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 821     Public Safety - Internal Investigative Unit - Transferred
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/3
SB 846     Vehicle Laws - Bicycles and Motor Scooters - Operation and Equipment
           Chapter 542 - 5/26
SB 847     Baltimore City - Criminal Procedure - Automatic Expungement of Records
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 855     Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Criminal Negligence
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/26
SB 856     Alcoholic Beverages - Underage Consumption
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/20
SB 863     Public Safety - Eyewitness Identification - Written Policies
           House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 870     Protection of Persons and Property - Immunity
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/16
SB 871     Vehicle Laws - Bicycles, EPAMDs, and Motor Scooters - Rules of the Road
           House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
SB 878     Crime Stoppers Trust Fund
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 886     Vehicle Laws - Driving While License Suspended - Causing Bodily Injury or
              Death
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 900     Constitutional Amendment - Judicial Construction of Maryland Equal Rights
              Amendment - Limitation
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 2/16
SB 901     Crimes - Prescription Drug Violations - Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/17
SB 907     Nuisance Actions - Noise - Sport Shooting Ranges
           House: Recommitted to Environmental Matters - 4/5
SB 910     Crimes - Self-Defense - No Duty to Retreat or Seek Safety by Escape
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/23
SB 911     Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Repeal of Finding Requirement
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/23
SB 921     Crimes - Leaving Dogs Outside and Unattended by Use of Restraint -
              Penalties
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/31
SB 923     Eminent Domain - Allegany County - Condemnation for Public Use and
              Repurchase of Condemned Property
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
108                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 924     Eminent Domain - Garrett County - Condemnation for Public Use and
              Repurchase of Condemned Property
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 935     Child Welfare - Reports of Children at Risk of Abuse or Neglect
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 3/27
SB 952     Crimes - Camera Surveillance of a Person in a Residential Yard with Privacy
              Fence
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/23
SB 958     Community and Recreation Centers - Drug-Free Zones
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 2/23
SB 969     Criminal Procedure - Electronic Video and Audio Recording of Witnesses in
              Murder and Manslaughter Investigations
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 973     Stay of Enforcement of Appellate Decision
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
SB 974     Real Property - Residential Leases - Surety Bonds in Lieu of Security
              Deposits
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
SB 976     Stay of Enforcement of Final Appellate Decisions - Maryland Constitution
              and Declaration of Rights - State Statutes
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
SB 980     Lawyers - Solicitation of Clients - Prohibition on Written Communications
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 1017 Ferret Protection Act
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1025 Family Law - Invalid Property Transfers Between Spouses
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
SB 1026 Crimes - Statewide Uniform Crime Reporting Program - Audit of Crime
              Information Submitted by Law Enforcement Agencies
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1030 Accurate Crime Reporting Act of 2006
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1031 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Refusal to Take a Blood or Breath Test -
              Prohibition
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1035 State Highway Administration - Protection of Highway Construction and
              Maintenance Workers
           Senate: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
SB 1046 Real Property - Wrongful Detainer - Hearing Date Specified in Summons
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
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Judicial Proceedings (continued)
SB 1058 Judgeships - Circuit Courts
           Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings and Budget and Taxation - 3/13
SB 1060 Task Force to Study Prison Violence in Maryland
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1073 Vehicle Laws - Eluding a Police Officer - Offenses, Penalties, and Forfeiture
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1074 Vehicle Laws - Traffic Control Devices – “Local Traffic Only” Signs on
              Holabird Avenue and Wise Avenue
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/8
SB 1090 Crimes - Burial, Memorial Service, Funeral, or Funeral Procession
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 4/5
SJ 4       Slavery in Maryland
           House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/17
SJ 5       Nomination of Samuel A. Alito, Jr., to the United States Supreme Court
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 2/13
Rules
HB 19      Baltimore County - Deputy Sheriffs - Hours and Wages
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
HB 22      Workers’ Compensation - Occupational Disease - Baltimore County Deputy
              Sheriffs
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/26
HB 853     Atlantic Coastal Bays - Dredging for Oysters and Clams - Prohibition
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/5
HB 858     Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County - Speed Monitoring Systems - Liberty
              Road
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/29
HB 1054    Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the
              General Assembly
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/2
HB 1122    Alcoholic Beverages - Limited Wine Wholesaler’s License and Nonresident
              Winery Permit
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/7
HB 1148    Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Statute of Limitations
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
HB 1527    Lead Risk Reduction - Acquisition of Property - Compliance Requirements
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/2
HB 1670    Baltimore County Liquefied Natural Gas Task Force
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/7
110                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Rules (continued)
HB 1672 Horse Racing - Purse and Bred Fund Supplements
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
SB 97      Annual Curative Bill
           Chapter 38 - 4/8
SB 207     Annual Corrective Bill
           Chapter 44 - 4/8
SB 836     Mile Thoroughbred Racing - Racing Days - Additional License
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 2/8
SB 839     Health Maintenance Organizations - Payment of Noncontracting Health Care
              Providers
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 2/8
SB 930     Family Law - Court-Appointed Counsel for Child - Immunity from Civil
              Liability
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 2/17
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                           Senate Select Committees


NOTE: No Select Committee assignments were made for the 2005 Session.
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                         House Standing Committees
             (Bill numbers in bold print represent enacted legislation)

Appropriations
HB 1     Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and
            Budget and Taxation - 3/6
HB 2     Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
         Chapter 289 - 5/2
HB 32    State Employees - Military Administrative Leave
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/11
HB 34    State Employees - Military Administrative Leave - Repeal of Sunset
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 39    Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Potomac Heights Housing
            Complex
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 45    Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Perry Hall Mansion
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 46    Waterway Improvement Fund - Funding
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/11
HB 57    Baltimore City - Public School Construction - Funding
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 62    State Personnel - Appointments in Skilled and Professional Services - Credits
            for Veterans and Spouses of Veterans
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/13
HB 65    State Police Retirement System - Special Disability Retirement - Former
            Members
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/13
HB 89    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Legal Immigrants - Pregnant
            Women and Children
         Chapter 294 - 5/2
HB 93    State Personnel - State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits
            Program - Participation by Former Employees of Somerset County -
            Authorized
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/17
HB 102   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Community Center at
            Woods
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 111   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Deale/Tracey’s Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
114                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Appropriations (continued)
HB 116   Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School - Cessation of Operations - Transfer of
             Property
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/13
HB 117   Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - C&O Canal National Historic
             Catoctin Aqueduct
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 120   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Library Square Revitalization
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 122 Higher Education - State Plan for Higher Education - Mission Statements -
             Quadrennial Review
         Chapter 78 - 4/11
HB 136   Public Health - Adult and CBE Stem Cell Research Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 137   Higher Education - Teacher Education Reading Programs - Alignment with
             Federal Law
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 139   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Child Abuse Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 146   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Walker Mill Day Care
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 150   Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2007)
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/18
HB 151   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Herring Run Watershed Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 156   State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
             Co-Payments
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 4/8
HB 159   City of Frostburg Employees - Participation in the Employees’ Pension
             System
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 161   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Mental Health Community
             Rehabilitation Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 163   Constitutional Officers - Salaries
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 3/6
HB 170   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - CASA Multi-Cultural
             Service Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 194   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County General Hospital
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 201   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Glen Echo Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 210   General Assembly - Office of Legislative Audits - Authorized
             Representatives and Authorized Work
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 218   Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Camp Todd
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 219   Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Denton National Guard Armory
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 220   Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - Old Schoolhouse
             Redevelopment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 224   Frederick County - Collective Bargaining - Representatives for Correctional
             Officers
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 227   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Living Farm Heritage Museum
             Ho. Co. 10-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 228   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Troy Regional Park Ho. Co.
             13-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 229   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Blandair Regional Park Ho. Co.
             14-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 230   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Robinson Nature Center Ho. Co.
             19-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 231   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - North Laurel Community Center
             Ho. Co. 15-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 232   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Grassroots Crisis Intervention
             Center Ho. Co. 17-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 240   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Diakon Housing and Development
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 251   Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - DROP
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 3/6
116                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Appropriations (continued)
HB 256   St. Mary’s College of Maryland - Auxiliary Facilities Bonding Authority
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/13
HB 257 State Treasurer - Authorized Investments - Commercial Paper
         Chapter 565 - 5/26
HB 263   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Jessup Community Hall
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 277   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Annapolis and Anne
             Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 279 Allegany County Agricultural Expo and Fairgrounds Loan of 1999
         Chapter 87 - 4/11
HB 286   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Family Life and
             Wellness Intergenerational Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 293   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Women’s Club of
             Linthicum Heights
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 294 Bonds - Small Denominations
         Chapter 567 - 5/26
HB 295   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Opportunity Builders
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 300 State Treasurer - Designation of Financial Institution for Banking Services
         Chapter 309 - 5/2
HB 303   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Olney Boys and Girls Club
             Community Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 322 Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
         Chapter 222 - 5/2
HB 328   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel Medical Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 329   Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - For All Seasons Mid Shore Center
             for Human Services
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 332   Higher Education - Auxiliary and Academic Facilities Bond Authority -
             Morgan State University
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 339   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Gaithersburg Olde Towne
             Youth Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 349   State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service Credit - Eligibility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 350   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Fire Museum of Maryland
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 368   Kent County - School Construction - Cost-Share
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 369   Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Kent County -
             Recreation and Community Complex
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/27
HB 374 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2003 - Mount Olive
             Community Life Center
         Chapter 322 - 5/2
HB 376   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Poolesville Town Hall
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 392   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Ivymount School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 397   State Employee Health and Welfare Benefits Program - Judges’ Retirement
             System - Eligibility - Surviving Spouse or Dependent Child
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 403   Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Germantown School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 406 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - CASA Multi-Cultural Service Center
         Chapter 574 - 5/26
HB 415   Creation of a State Debt - Wicomico County - Community Foundation of the
             Eastern Shore
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 416   Creation of a State Debt - Caroline County - The Benedictine School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 424   Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - St. Mary’s College
             Amphitheater
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 428   Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s Hospital of St. Mary’s County
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 429 St. Mary’s County - Capital Revolving Financial Fund for Fire Fighting
             Equipment and Facilities
         Chapter 324 - 5/2
HB 430   Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - St. Clement’s Island
             Lighthouse
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 433   Creation of a State Debt - Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 444   Budget - Reductions of Appropriations
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/27
HB 446   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Bell Branch Supplemental
             Field Lighting
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 447   State Personnel - State Personnel Management System and Employment
             Status
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/27
HB 449   Circuit Courts - Courtroom Security
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/13
HB 450   Circuit Courts - Jury Staff
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/13
HB 457   Procurement - St. Mary’s College of Maryland - Public Works Authority
         House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/21
HB 458   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Irvine Nature Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 466   Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Historic Main Street Ellicott City
             Parking Garage Ho. Co. 3-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 478   Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Havre de Grace Maritime
             Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 479   Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Citizens Care & Rehabilitation
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 481   Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Cal Sr.’s Yard
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 485   Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Garrett Performing Arts Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 505   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Maryland Hall for the
             Creative Arts
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 506   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Children’s Theatre of
             Annapolis
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 508   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - University Community
             Partnership Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 510   Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2006
             and the Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loans of 1997, 1998, 1999,
             2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 1/30
HB 511   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Peale Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 515   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - School 33 Art Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 521   Creation of a State Debt - Northwest Hospital Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 527   Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Chesapeake Bay Maritime
             Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 535   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Hard Bargain Farm
             Environmental Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 536   Creation of a State Debt - Kennedy Krieger Children’s Hospital
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 537   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Henson Valley
             Montessori School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 538   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Poplar Hill on His
             Lordship’s Kindness
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 542   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Institute of Notre Dame
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 544   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Uncle Tom’s Cabin
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 551   Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Friendship School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 553   Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Union Street Community Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 562   Creation of a State Debt - Somerset County - Agricultural and Civic Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 563   Baltimore City - Orphans’ Court Judges - Pensions
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 565   Primary and Secondary Education - Deficiencies in Schools Correction Fund
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 568   Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities - Grant Program and
             Funding
         House: First Reading Health and Government Operations and
             Appropriations - 2/1
HB 571   Waterway Improvement Fund - Repayment of Funds
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/1
HB 572   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Maryland State Fairgrounds
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 578   Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - United Way of Calvert County
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 591   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Mt. Rainier Multi-Use
             Facility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 595   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Suitland Manor
             Redevelopment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 596   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - New Revival Center of
             Renewal
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 598   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Museum of Industry
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 602   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Assisted Living on the Green
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 605   State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - Revisions
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 615   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - DeMatha Catholic High
             School Streetscape
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 622   State Employee and Retiree Health and Welfare Benefits Program -
             Alternative Medicine Integration
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/25
HB 628   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Powerhouse
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 631   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Courthouse - Duvall
             Wing
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 633   Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Mount Harmon Plantation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 635   Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Stone House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 641   Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 1999 - Local Jails and
             Detention Centers - Anne Arundel County Detention Center
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 642   Local Government - Investment of Other Postemployment Benefits Funds
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 649   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Montgomery Village
             Foundation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 659   University of Maryland, College Park - Campus Traffic Study
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 669   Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Danele Shipley Memorial Arena
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 670   Creation of a State Debt - Carroll County - Carroll Hospice
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 671   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - YMCA Bethesda-Chevy
             Chase
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 673 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Line of Duty Death Benefits
         Chapter 280 - 5/2
HB 674   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Waxter Center for Senior Citizens
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 676 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership
         Chapter 340 - 5/2
HB 679   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Historic East Baltimore
             Community Action Coalition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 682   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Trinity Family Life Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 684   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Pimlico Road Arts and
             Community Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 685   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Sandi’s Learning Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 703   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Winchester Street Potter’s House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 705   Primary and Secondary Education - School Facilities - Aging Schools
             Program - Grant Calculation
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 712   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Takoma Park Community
             Learning Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 728   Circuit Courts - Funding for Judicial Law Clerks
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 729   Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - Harry Grove Stadium
             Renovation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 733 Washington County - Insurance - Certificates of Guarantee for County Bond
             Requirements
         Chapter 100 - 4/11
HB 734 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Washington County -
             Cumberland Valley Technology Center
         Chapter 101 - 4/11
HB 735   Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Hagerstown Police Athletic
             League Equipment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 736   Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Rural Heritage
             Transportation Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 738   Military Service Credit - Eligibility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 747   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Linthicum Walks
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 758   Military Service Credit - National Guard Membership
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 3/6
HB 762   Retirement and Pensions - State Employees - Credit for Unused Sick Leave
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/8
HB 775   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - District Heights
             Municipal Building
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 777   State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service - Members and
             Former Members
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 778 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Sexual Assault/Spouse
             Abuse Resource Center
         Chapter 102 - 4/11
HB 783   Creation of a State Debt - Allegany County - La Vale Boulevard Area Storm
             Drain System
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 784   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Germantown Life Sciences
             Incubator
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 785   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Olney Theatre Center
             Campus
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 786   Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Strathmore Hall
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 787   Higher Education - University System of Maryland and Morgan State
             University - Financial Management
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 791 Montgomery County - Sheriff’s Office - Collective Bargaining MC 601-06
         Chapter 585 - 5/26
HB 799 Child Welfare Accountability Act of 2006
         Chapter 475 - 5/16
HB 801   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Coppin State University Lutheran
             Site Demolition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 804   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Parks & People Headquarters at
             Auchentoroly Terrace
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 806   State Police Retirement System - Retirees and Beneficiaries of Retirees -
             Benefits
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 815   Land Preservation - Repayment of Transfers to General Fund
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 818   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Paul’s Place
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 820   Higher Education - Land Preservation
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/25
HB 827   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Cheverly Police Station
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 838 Cecil County - Public Facilities Bonds
         Chapter 193 - 4/25
HB 841   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Historic Bostwick House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 842   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Colmar Manor Municipal
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 843   Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
             Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 844   Employees’ Pension System - Transfer of Service Credit
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 845   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - George Washington
             House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 847   Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Bel Alton High School
             Community Development Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 849   Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Black Box Theatre
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 865   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - YMCA Renaissance
             Square
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 874   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - The Life Center
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/6
HB 875   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Glen Arden City Hall
             Renovation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 878   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Capitol Heights Town
             Hall
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 887   Education - Public School Construction - Plans and Specifications
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 892   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - North Brentwood Town
             Hall and Recreation Facility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 893   Department of Budget and Management - Central Collection Unit - Liens -
             Expiration
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 901   Family Investment Program - Domestic Violence and Depression Screening
             Pilot Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 904   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Russett Community
             Association
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/13
HB 905   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Gay Street One/Madison Square
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 906   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Dorothy M. Higgins Community
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 907   Creation of a State Debt - American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 908   Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - College Park City Hall
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 909   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Hancock’s Resolution
             Visitor Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 910   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Walters Art Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 911   Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Alfred Wallace Memorial
             Outreach Center
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/20
HB 912   Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Chesapeake Children’s
             Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 985 State Budget - Funding for Circuit Court Law Clerks
         Chapter 366 - 5/2
HB 986   State Personnel - Compensatory Time for Mentoring Youth
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 992   Education - Retirees of a County Board of Education - Health Benefits
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 993   Education - Retirees of a County Board of Education - Health Benefits
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/9
HB 1001 Divestment from the Republic of Sudan
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1002 State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Settlement
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1011 State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
             Co-Payments for Brand-Name Prescription Drugs
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1020 Public Safety - State Aid for Police Protection Fund - Municipal Sworn
             Officer Allocation
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1021 Montgomery County - Housing Opportunities Commission - Collective
             Bargaining MC 610-06
         Chapter 598 - 5/26
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1025 State Employee Teleworking Act
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/20
HB 1032 State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Costs of Appeals to the Office of
             Administrative Hearings
         Chapter 600 - 5/26
HB 1046 State Retirement and Pension System - Disability Retirement
         Chapter 479 - 5/16
HB 1047 Transfer of State Real Property - Long-Term Lease of Protected Lands
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1048 Special Pay Plans - Repeal
         Chapter 602 - 5/26
HB 1050 Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Mattawoman Creek Art Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1063 Washington County - Discovery Station at Hagerstown Loan of 2001
         Chapter 103 - 4/11
HB 1064 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - Discovery Station at
             Hagerstown
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1069 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - McGuire House Senior
             Public Housing Development
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1071 Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Delmarva Discovery Station on
             the Pocomoke River
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1072 Creation of a State Debt - Worcester County - Rackliffe House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1074 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Park Police
             Officers - Collective Bargaining PG/MC 123-06
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 2/27
HB 1086 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Employees -
             Retirement System PG/MC 124-06
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/13
HB 1091 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Collective
             Bargaining PG/MC 122-06
         Chapter 604 - 5/26
HB 1102 Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - Annapolis Maritime
             Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1103 Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - James Brice House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1110 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Easter Seals
             Inter-Generational Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1111 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Randallstown Community
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1112 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Laurel Boys and Girls
             Club
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1113 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Wheaton Multi-Service
             Youth Facility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1114 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - MacDonald Knolls Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1115 State Aid for Police Protection - Supplemental Grants
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1116 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Athletic Lighting Renovations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1117 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - East County Bicycle and
             Pedestrian Access Project
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1120 State Personnel - Separation from State Service - Employee Rights
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1123 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Todd’s Inheritance
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1125 Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1131 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Artificial Turf Fields
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1132 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Jubilee Association of
             Maryland
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1133 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Towson Roundabout Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1134 Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Harford County 4-H Club Camp
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1135 Creation of a State Debt - Queen Anne’s County - Chesapeake Marine Trades
             School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1151 Maryland Transportation Authority Police Officers - Collective Bargaining
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/6
HB 1153 Creation of a State Debt - Dorchester County - Dorchester County Family
             YMCA
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1173 Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Ray of Hope Mission Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1180 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Agriculture Activity Center
             Expansion
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1181 Calvert County - Public Facilities Bonds
         Chapter 105 - 4/11
HB 1186 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Annmarie Garden
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1192 Primary and Secondary Education - Aging Schools Program - Grants
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1195 State Budget - Spending Affordability Committee - Recommendations for
             Budget Reductions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1204 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Community
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1205 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Montgomery County -
             Kensington Recreation Center
         Chapter 608 - 5/26
HB 1206 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Circle Manor
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1215 Baltimore City Public School System
         Chapter 59 - 4/10
HB 1221 Redhouse Run Stormwater Systems Loan of 1984
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1222 Constitutional Amendment - Higher Education - System and Funding
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1227 State Reserve Fund - Federal Fund Replacement Account - Creation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1231 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Banneker Historical Park and
             Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1236 Creation of a State Debt - Cecil County - Boys & Girls Club of Cecil County
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1237 Department of Human Resources - Local Social Services Boards -
             Membership
         Chapter 612 - 5/26
HB 1246 Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Affordable Housing Trust
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1263 State Budget - Modifications - Reporting
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/10
HB 1270 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Rockville Community
             Baseball Stadium
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1271 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Metropolitan Center for the
             Visual Arts
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1274 Land Preservation Programs - Repayment of Transfers to the General Fund
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1294 Public School Construction Assistance Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Ways and Means and Appropriations - 2/10
HB 1295 Health Occupations - Cultural Competency Workgroup
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/7
HB 1298 State Personnel - Appointments in Skilled and Professional Services -
             Veterans
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 1314 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Sandy Spring Museum
             Library and Archives
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1316 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Great Strides
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1324 Creation of a State Debt - Frederick County - Alan P. Linton, Jr. Emergency
             Shelter Site
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1331 Operating Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account - Use and Minimum
             Appropriation
         Chapter 52 - 4/8
HB 1338 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Ebenezer Community
             Life Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1364 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Reemployment of Retirees
         Chapter 392 - 5/2
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1366 Creation of a State Debt - Kent County - Chesapeake Fields’ Millington
             Project
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1381 Higher Education - Tuition Affordability Act of 2006
         Chapter 58 - 4/8
HB 1396 St. Mary’s College of Maryland - Supplemental Retirement Plans
         Chapter 617 - 5/26
HB 1398 Higher Education - University System of Maryland - Restrictions on Tuition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1414 Voluntary Employee Accounts Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 3/20
HB 1430 State Retirement and Pension System - Administration - Simplification
         Chapter 618 - 5/26
HB 1433 Law Enforcement Officers’ Pension System - Membership - Harford County
             Sheriff’s Office
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/8
HB 1441 Teachers’ and Employees’ Retirement and Pension Systems Improvement
             Act
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/8
HB 1452 Department of Human Resources - Study of Maryland’s Child Welfare
             Workforce
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1468 Worker Freedom Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Appropriations and Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1477 Department of Human Resources - Grandparent Caregiver Subsidy Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1479 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Our House Youth Home
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1482 State Police Retirement System - Special Disability Retirement - Former
             Members
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1489 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Local Detention
             Center Officers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1490 Children’s Services Budget Restoration Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1493 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Historic Takoma
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1501 Higher Education - Morgan State University and St. Mary’s College of
             Maryland - Authority
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1504 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Accokeek Foundation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1506 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Montrose Center for
             Children and Families
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1511 Creation of a State Debt - Statewide Fiber Optic Network
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1512 Department of State Police - Police Training Commission - Information
             About Law Enforcement Related Motor Vehicle Accidents
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/25
HB 1518 Creation of a State Debt - Harford County - Cedar Lane Sports Facility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1520 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - BlackRock Center for the
             Arts
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1524 Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Maryland Salem Children’s Trust,
             Inc.
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1535 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Gaudenzia at Woodland Avenue
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1542 Public Safety - Internal Investigative Unit - Transferred
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1546 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Friends of Jefferson Patterson
             Park and Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1547 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Project ECHO Homeless Shelter
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1551 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Great Blacks in Wax Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1554 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - White Rose Foundation
             Service Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1563 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Berean Community Outreach
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1564 Prince George’s County - Greenbelt Community Center Loan of 2001
         Chapter 625 - 5/26
132                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Appropriations (continued)
HB 1567 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Museum of Art
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1571 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - City of Bowie Police
             Headquarters
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1573 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - King Barn Dairy Mooseum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1579 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2004 - Maryland Independent
             College and University Association - Columbia Union College
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1581 Law Enforcement Officers’ Pension System - Participation - Baltimore City
             Sheriff
         Chapter 627 - 5/26
HB 1586 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Homeless Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1590 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Legends Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1591 Creation of a State Debt - Talbot County - Talbot Agricultural Service Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1595 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Historic Higgins Cemetery
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1596 Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Division of Parole
             and Probation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1599 Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Blair Baseball Field
             Improvements
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1603 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Lloyd Street Synagogue
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/13
HB 1606 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Laurel Senior Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1607 Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - South County Sports and Technology Learning Complex
         Chapter 629 - 5/26
HB 1609 Family Law - Foster Care - Payment Rates
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
HB 1613 Program Open Space - Funding - Garrett County Amphitheater
         Chapter 411 - 5/2
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1614 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Suitland Technology
             Center - Office Support Zone
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1617 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - YMCA of Hagerstown
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1621 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Historic Laurel Mill
             Ruins
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1622 Public Safety - Employees Killed in the Performance of Duties - Death
             Benefits
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 3/6
HB 1623 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - L.A.M.B. Community Resource
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1629 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Forest Heights Municipal
             Building
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1630 Creation of a State Debt - Capital Area Food Bank
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1631 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Laurel Armory Anderson
             Murphy Community Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1634 Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic
             Programs
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/5
HB 1636 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - The Hearing and Speech Agency
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1638 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Forest Park Clubhouse
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1639 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - National Aquarium in Baltimore
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1643 Creation of a State Debt - Garrett County - Adventure Sports Center
             International
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1644 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Blind Industries and Services
             of Maryland
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1645 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - The Maryland Food Bank
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1646 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Western Family Branch
             YMCA
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1647 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Towson Family Branch YMCA
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1651 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
             Elephant Facilities
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1652 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Grace Center for
             Community and Economic Development
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1653 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Ridgely Rosenwald
             School
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1656 Creation of a State Debt - Washington County - North Hagerstown High
             School Stadium
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1658 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Baltimore Clayworks
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1659 State Personnel - Student Loan Repayment Pilot Program
         Chapter 633 - 5/26
HB 1660 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Port Discovery
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1661 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Lyric Opera House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1662 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Forest Park Senior Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1663 Elementary and Secondary Education - Public School Construction - State
             Funding
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
HB 1664 Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Southern Maryland Stadium
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1665 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Children’s Guild
             Multipurpose Room and Play Field
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1666 Academic Facilities Bonding Authority
         Chapter 415 - 5/2
HB 1669 Public Safety - Baltimore City Community College Police - Law
             Enforcement Officer
         Chapter 417 - 5/2
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1680 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Lloyd Street Synagogue
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1682 Community Based Regional Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Baltimore City - I
             Can’t We Can
         Chapter 108 - 4/11
HB 1684 Creation of a State Debt - Calvert County - Volunteer Fire Department
             Training Center at North Beach
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1685 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Concorde Mansion
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1686 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Langley Park
             Multi-Service Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1688 Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - Sotterley Plantation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1690 Creation of a State Debt - Prince George’s County - Southern Regional
             Tech/Rec Complex
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1693 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Maryland Historical Society
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1695 Creation of a State Debt - Charles County - Charles County Veterans
             Memorial Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1696 Retirement and Pensions - Service Retirement Allowance - Creditable Service
         Chapter 109 - 4/11
HB 1722 Public Safety Employees Killed in Performance of Duties - Death Benefits
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1723 Creation of a State Debt - Wicomico County - Wicomico Senior Service
             Center
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1724 Baltimore County - Sheriff’s Office - Collective Bargaining
         Chapter 635 - 5/26
HB 1726 Office of Administrative Hearings - Disciplinary Appeals - Additional
             Actions
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 1727 Creation of a State Debt - St. Mary’s County - Hospice House
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
HB 1728 Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore City - Helping Up Mission
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/4
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Appropriations (continued)
HB 1737 State Employees’ and Teachers’ Retirement Enhancement Benefit Act of
             2006
         Chapter 110 - 4/25
HB 1747 Funding for the Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial Project
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 3/31
HJ 1     Governor’s Salary Commission and General Assembly Compensation
             Commission - Recommendations
         Governor approved Joint Resolution 3 - 5/2
SB 5     Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
SB 6     Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School - Cessation of Operations - Transfer of
             Property
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/20
SB 34    State Employees - Military Administrative Leave
         Chapter 227 - 5/2
SB 80    Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Baltimore City - Carroll
             Mansion Museum
         Chapter 508 - 5/26
SB 82    Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - CASA Multi-Cultural Service Center
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 83    Higher Education - Auxiliary and Academic Facilities Bond Authority -
             Morgan State University
         Chapter 230 - 5/2
SB 84    Higher Education - University System of Maryland and Morgan State
             University - Financial Management
         Chapter 231 - 5/2
SB 110   Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2007)
         Chapter 216 - 4/25
SB 144   Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
         Chapter 19 - 4/6
SB 171   State Treasurer - Designation of Financial Institution for Banking Services
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 185   City of Frostburg Employees - Participation in the Employees’ Pension
             System
         Chapter 239 - 5/2
SB 230   Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
         Chapter 221 - 5/2
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Appropriations (continued)
SB 243   General Assembly - Office of Legislative Audits - Authorized
             Representatives and Authorized Work
         Chapter 512 - 5/26
SB 255   Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 260   State Personnel - Compensatory Time for Mentoring Youth
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
SB 264   Bonds - Small Denominations
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 270   Institutions of Higher Education - Transfer of Credits - Letter of
             Acknowledgment
         Chapter 125 - 4/25
SB 273   State Personnel - Certificate of Illness or Disability - Medical Technicians
             and Signatures
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 2/27
SB 287   Baltimore City - Orphans’ Court Judges - Retirement Allowances
         Chapter 515 - 5/26
SB 330   State Treasurer - Authorized Investments - Commercial Paper
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 348   State Personnel - Collective Bargaining - Revisions
         Chapter 62 - 4/10
SB 352   Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Prince George’s County
             - South County Sports and Technology Learning Complex
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 370   Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2006
         Chapter 46 - 4/8
SB 388   Public Safety Employees Killed in Performance of Duties - Death Benefits
         Chapter 250 - 5/2
SB 400   Carroll County - Public Facilities Bonds
         Chapter 75 - 4/11
SB 420   Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill of Rights - Hearing Boards - Binding
             Arbitration
         Chapter 251 - 5/2
SB 430   State Employees and Retirees - State Prescription Drug Benefit Plan -
             Co-Payments
         Chapter 28 - 4/6
SB 431   Blue Ribbon Commission to Study Retiree Health Care Funding Options
         Chapter 433 - 5/16
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Appropriations (continued)
SB 432   Primary and Secondary Education - School Facilities - Aging Schools
             Program - Grant Calculation
         Chapter 252 - 5/2
SB 444   Higher Education - Morgan State University and St. Mary’s College of
             Maryland - Authority
         Chapter 255 - 5/2
SB 447   Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
             Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
         Chapter 256 - 5/2
SB 464   Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - Montgomery County -
             Kensington Recreation Center
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 475   Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Local Detention
             Center Officers
         Chapter 258 - 5/2
SB 515   Cecil County - Public Facilities Bonds
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 542   Operating Budget - Revenue Stabilization Account - Use and Minimum
             Appropriation
         Chapter 51 - 4/8
SB 556   State Budget - Funding for Circuit Court Law Clerks
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 622   State Police Retirement System - Special Disability Retirement - Former
             Members
         Chapter 529 - 5/26
SB 637   Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Membership - Division of Parole
             and Probation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/10
SB 642   State Aid for Police Protection - Supplemental Grants
         Chapter 265 - 5/2
SB 729   Redhouse Run Stormwater Systems Loan of 1984
         Chapter 533 - 5/26
SB 732   State Personnel - Appointments in Skilled and Professional Services -
             Veterans
         Chapter 267 - 5/2
SB 784   State Personnel - Disciplinary Actions - Costs of Appeals to the Office of
             Administrative Hearings
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 792   Child Welfare Accountability Act of 2006
         Chapter 31 - 4/6
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Appropriations (continued)
SB 819   Public Safety - Baltimore City Community College Police - Law
             Enforcement Officer
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 860   Local Government - Investment of Other Postemployment Benefits Funds
         Chapter 543 - 5/26
SB 861   Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 1999 - Local Jails and
             Detention Centers - Anne Arundel County Detention Center
         Chapter 544 - 5/26
SB 866   State Retirement and Pension System - Military Service - Members and
             Former Members
         Chapter 277 - 5/2
SB 885   Correctional Officers’ Retirement System - Line of Duty Death Benefits
         Chapter 279 - 5/2
SB 914   Baltimore City Public School System - Debt Authorization
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 3/31
SB 934   Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2004 - Maryland Independent
             College and University Association - Columbia Union College
         Chapter 284 - 5/2
SB 941   Prince George’s County - Greenbelt Community Center Loan of 2001
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 959   Higher Education - Tuition Affordability Act of 2006
         Chapter 57 - 4/8
SB 967   Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2005 - Belair-Edison
             Foreclosure Initiative
         Chapter 548 - 5/26
SB 984   Baltimore City - Community Initiatives Academy Loan of 1999
         Chapter 550 - 5/26
SB 998   Maryland Higher Education Commission - Review of Duplicative Academic
             Programs
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 1019 State Employees’ and Teachers’ Retirement Enhancement Benefit Act of
             2006
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1068 Governor’s Appointments Office and Appointing Authorities - Duties
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 4/3
SB 1069 State Personnel Management System - Employment - Clarifications
         House: First Reading Appropriations - 4/3
SB 1080 Office of Administrative Hearings - Disciplinary Appeals - Additional
             Actions
         Chapter 553 - 5/26
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Appropriations (continued)
SB 1088 Legislative Community Initiatives Loan of 2004 - St. Mary’s County - Old
             Carvers Heights - South Hampton Community Village
         Chapter 555 - 5/26
SJ 2     Governor’s Salary Commission and General Assembly Compensation
             Commission - Recommendations
         Governor approved Joint Resolution 1 - 4/6
Economic Matters
HB 22     Workers’ Compensation - Occupational Disease - Baltimore County Deputy
             Sheriffs
          Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/26
HB 37     Workers’ Compensation - Covered Employment - Exemption
          House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 53     Commercial Law - Maryland Energy Consumer Protection Act
          House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 55     Labor and Employment - Minimum Wage - Application
          Chapter 557 - 5/26
HB 56     Electric Universal Service Program - Funding
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 1/11
HB 103    State Board of Public Accountancy Fund
          Chapter 156 - 4/25
HB 127    Business Regulation - Motor Fuel - Below Cost Sales
          House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 2/20
HB 147    State Real Estate Commission - Fees
          House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 148    Somerset County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Chain Grocery Stores
          House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 149    Commissioner of Labor and Industry - Elevator Safety
          House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/20
HB 164    Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Exclusion of Named Driver
          House: First Reading Economic Matters - 1/19
HB 165    Insurance - Examination Reports
          Chapter 79 - 4/11
HB 166    Workers’ Compensation - Timing of Benefit Payments, Filing Issues, and
             Processing Claims
          Chapter 159 - 4/25
HB 189    Healthy Air Act
          Chapter 301 - 5/2
HB 190    Electric Generating Stations - Approval Process for Modifications
          Chapter 162 - 4/25
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 191 Workers’ Compensation - Governmental Self-Insurance Group and
            Self-Insurance by Individual Employers
         Chapter 163 - 4/25
HB 199   Maryland Uniform Athlete Agents Act - Contact with Individuals Associated
            with Student-Athlete
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/7
HB 202 Somerset County - Alcoholic Beverages - License Fees and Miscellaneous
            Provisions
         Chapter 302 - 5/2
HB 209 Cecil County - Workers’ Compensation - Students in Unpaid Work-Based
            Learning Experiences
         Chapter 563 - 5/26
HB 216   Credit Regulation - Prepayment Charge or Penalty - Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 226 Howard County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses Ho.
            Co. 06-06
         Chapter 166 - 4/25
HB 233   Solar Energy Grant Program
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 1/23
HB 245 Insurance - Prior Approval Rating Law - Exempt Commercial Policyholders
         Chapter 564 - 5/26
HB 246 Insurance - Temporary Insurance Producer Licenses - Specified Types of
            Insurance
         Chapter 83 - 4/11
HB 247 Financial Institutions - Consumer Credit - Licensee Examinations
         Chapter 84 - 4/11
HB 248   Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Fund Producer
            Commissions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 249   Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Use of Moneys and
            Property - Duties of Board of Trustees
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 250 State Board of Barbers and State Board of Cosmetologists - Reinstatement of
            Expired Permits
         Chapter 306 - 5/2
HB 259 Frederick County - Special Beer Festival
         Chapter 168 - 4/25
HB 260   Utility Consumer Protection Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/6
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 262   Employment Discrimination - Country Clubs - Ability of Employees to Sue
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 285 Homeowner’s Insurance - Underwriting, Premium Increases, Cancellation,
            and Refusal to Renew
         Chapter 454 - 5/16
HB 287   Electric Companies - Net Energy Metering - Accrual of Generated Electricity
            - Crediting to Customer’s Account
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 292 Maryland Military Department - Maryland Defense Force Employment
            Protection
         Chapter 88 - 4/11
HB 299   Health - Job-Related Drug Testing - Breath Tests for Alcohol
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 309   Public Utility Companies - Net Energy Metering
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 317   Maryland Energy Administration - Solar Energy Grant Program
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 326 Home Builder Registration - Application - Social Security Numbers
         Chapter 456 - 5/16
HB 341 Caroline County - Board of License Commissioners - Salaries
         Chapter 314 - 5/2
HB 357 St. Mary’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer and Wine Tasting or
            Sampling
         Chapter 318 - 5/2
HB 364   Insurers and Health Maintenance Organizations - Prompt Payment - Workers’
            Compensation Claims
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 1/26
HB 388 Wage Payments - Prohibition of Printing Social Security Numbers
         Chapter 458 - 5/16
HB 391   Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Money Orders
         House: Referred to interim study by Economic Matters - 3/28
HB 395   Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 398 Secretary of State - Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act - Solicitations
            Disclosure Statement
         Chapter 459 - 5/16
HB 399 Business and Economic Development - Enterprise Zones - Expansion
         Chapter 173 - 4/25
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 401 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sales and Deliveries by Liquor
            Control Board
         Chapter 571 - 5/26
HB 402 Worcester County - Premises Licensed for Alcoholic Beverages Sales - Noise
            Level
         Chapter 572 - 5/26
HB 404 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
         Chapter 573 - 5/26
HB 418   Solar Energy Grant Fund
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 436 Maryland Home Improvement Commission - Prosecution of Unlicensed
            Contractors, Subcontractors, and Salespersons - Procedures
         Chapter 90 - 4/11
HB 443   Public Service Commission - Examination of Accounts, Books, and Records
         Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 445   Public Service Companies - Transfer of Franchise
         Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 462   Wicomico County - Alcohol Awareness Program
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 463   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 464   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Food Sales Requirement for Class
            B Licenses
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 468   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 469   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B-Conference Center
            License
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 473   Wicomico County - Board of License Commissioners - Authority and Status
            as State Agency
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 476   Community Energy and Economic Development Grant Program and Solar
            Energy Grant Program
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 480   Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (Inn) License and Class
            BFD (Fine Dining) License
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 482   Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Residency Requirement for
            Applicants
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 484   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Violations - Maximum Fine
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 488   Real Property - Construction Contracts - Retention Proceeds
         Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
HB 494   Homeowner’s Insurance - Coverage for Mold and Mold Remediation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 503   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Licensees - Administrative
            Proceedings
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 504   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Stadium License
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 512   Uniform Commercial Code - Secured Transactions - Continuation Statement -
            Transition Rules
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 513   Insurance - Loans and Advances Made to Stock Insurers and Mutual Insurers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 516 Frederick County - Advisory Plumbing Board
         Chapter 178 - 4/25
HB 517   Alcoholic Beverages - Removal of a Partially Consumed Bottle of Wine from
            a Licensed Premises
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 523   Workers’ Compensation - Accidental Personal Injury - Definition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 532 Worcester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class D Licenses
         Chapter 579 - 5/26
HB 543   Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Petition to Reopen
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 570 Insurance - Notice - Cancellation, Nonrenewal, and Premiums
         Chapter 580 - 5/26
HB 580   Public Safety - Emergency Management - Essential Goods and Services
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/1
HB 583 Surplus Lines Insurance - Compliance with Filing Requirement - Electronic
            Transmission
         Chapter 581 - 5/26
HB 594   Consumer Protection - Maryland Computer User Protection Act
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/2
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 597 Insurance - Prohibited Acts - Inducements to Financing an Insurance Contract
         Chapter 182 - 4/25
HB 599   Alcoholic Beverages - Licensees and Permit Holders - Age Requirement
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 621   Commercial Law - Consumer Debt Collection - Communication with Debtor
            by Telephone
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 2/20
HB 624   Wineries - Repeal of Limits on Sales to Persons on Tour of Facilities
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 625   Alcoholic Beverages - Direct Wine Shipper’s License
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 627   Joint Committee on Workers’ Compensation Benefit and Insurance Oversight
            - Membership
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
HB 629   Labor and Employment - Licensing - Penalties for Employment of
            Undocumented Aliens
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 630   Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/2
HB 634 Cecil County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
         Chapter 185 - 4/25
HB 636   Business Entities - Annual Report - Fee
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 650   Solar, Wind, and Geothermal Energy Grant Program
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 667   Maryland Locksmiths Act
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 689 Dorchester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
         Chapter 343 - 5/2
HB 694   Credit Regulation - Short-Term Small Consumer Loan Study Commission
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 696   Credit Regulation - Short-Term Small Consumer Loan Study Commission
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 701   Labor and Employment - Vacation Leave - Compensation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 713   Workers’ Compensation - Evaluation of Permanent Impairments - Social
            Workers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/28
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 715 Licensed Real Estate Brokers - Branch Offices - Managers
         Chapter 188 - 4/25
HB 716   Motor Vehicle Insurance - Recovery of Costs for Rental Vehicle
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 720 Office of Cemetery Oversight - Investigative and Enforcement Power -
            Entities Without Registrations or Permits
         Chapter 348 - 5/2
HB 725 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer, Wine and Liquor License
         Chapter 189 - 4/25
HB 726 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages Sales - Tuscarora District
         Chapter 190 - 4/25
HB 739 Insurance - Improper Premiums and Charges - Bail Bonds - Penalty
         Chapter 349 - 5/2
HB 749   Medical Records - Permitted Disclosures - Work-Related Injury or
            Occupational Disease
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 751   Natural Resources - Motorized Vessels - Insurance
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 752 Alcoholic Beverages - Proof of Age - United States Military Identification
            Card
         Chapter 471 - 5/16
HB 760 Insurance - Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance -
            Cancellations, Failures to Renew, Reductions in Coverage, and Premium
            Increases
         Chapter 350 - 5/2
HB 766   Consumer Protection - Unsolicited Transmissions to a Facsimile Device -
            Private Actions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 774   Alcoholic Beverages - Winery Special Event Permits
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 802   Unemployment Insurance - Special Administrative Expense Fund
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 830   Real Estate - Residential Settlements - Prohibition and Disclosure
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 833 Surety Insurance - Failure to Pay Bail Bond Judgment - Penalties
         Chapter 586 - 5/26
HB 852   Consumer Protection - Advertisement of Rebate for Consumer Goods
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 856   Clean Power Grant Fund - Maryland-Mined Coal Tax Credit
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 861 Insurance - Regulation of Premium Finance Companies
         Chapter 194 - 4/25
HB 862   Office of Cemetery Oversight - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/8
HB 873   Consumer Protection - Protection of Personal Information from Security
            Breaches
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/20
HB 881 Maryland Food Center Authority - Technical Changes
         Chapter 588 - 5/26
HB 886   Commercial Law - Motor Vehicle Liens - Agent
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/28
HB 902 Howard County - Alcoholic Beverages - Multiple Licenses Ho. Co. 09-06
         Chapter 195 - 4/25
HB 919 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Additional Licenses PG
            318-06
         Chapter 592 - 5/26
HB 920   Prince George’s County - Part-Time Alcoholic Beverages Inspectors -
            Salaries PG 317-06
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 921   Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Gambling in Licensed
            Public Establishments PG 314-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 922 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages in Places of Public
            Entertainment and Unlicensed Establishments PG 315-06
         Chapter 593 - 5/26
HB 930   Prince George’s County - Class A Light Wine Licenses - Gateway Arts and
            Entertainment District PG 310-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 931   Prince George’s County - Metro Station Site Restaurant Development Act of
            2006 PG 324-06
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 933   Prince George’s County - Class A (Off-Sale) Licensees - Chilled Beer -
            Minimum Container Sizes PG 313-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 934   Prince George’s County - Board of License Commissioners - Summonses
            Served by Inspectors PG 325-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 935   Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages License Restriction - Repeal
            of Exemption PG 326-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 946   Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages in Unlicensed Establishments
            PG 322-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 949   Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Unlawful Drinking and
            Open Containers PG 304-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 956 Insurance - Waiver of Customer Liability - Utility Providers
         Chapter 594 - 5/26
HB 959   Financial Institutions - Certificates of Deposit - Claims for Payment
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 976   Motor Vehicle Insurance - Accident Prevention Courses - Discount for
            Seniors
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 1005 Workers’ Compensation - Civil Defense Volunteers - Emergencies
         Chapter 369 - 5/2
HB 1016 Consumer Protection - Merchant Contact Information for Contract
            Cancellation
         Chapter 371 - 5/2
HB 1018 Workers’ Compensation - Temporary Total Disability - Exclusions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1019 Workers’ Compensation Commission - Stay of an Order Pending an Appeal
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1027 Prince George’s County - Shopping Centers - Security PG 414-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1031 Mandatory Participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1035 Uninsured Employers’ Fund - Liability of Corporate Officers and Limited
            Liability Company Members
         Chapter 601 - 5/26
HB 1037 Retail Establishments - Public Restrooms and Toilet Facilities - Customer
            Use and Posting Signs
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 1053 Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Office of the Sheriff
            of Baltimore City
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/9
HB 1068 Homeowner’s Insurance - Cancellation or Nonrenewal of Policies - Right to
            Protest Proposed Action
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1073 Minimum Wage - Implementation of Increased Minimum Wage
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/9
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1082 Workers’ Compensation - Claims Adjusters and Medical Billing Entities
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/24
HB 1083 Corporations and Associations - Filing Fees - Family Farms
         Chapter 199 - 4/25
HB 1084 Corporations and Associations - Annual Reports of Maryland Corporations -
            Filing Fees
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1085 Worcester County - Caterer’s License - Holders of Class D Beer, Wine and
            Liquor Licenses
         Chapter 603 - 5/26
HB 1099 Consumer Protection - Commercial Electronic Mail - Prohibition on
            Obtaining Personally Identifying Information by Misrepresentation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1100 Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports -
            Security Freezes
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 1107 Real Estate Licenses - Reciprocity
         Chapter 200 - 4/25
HB 1108 Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons - Advertisements - Trade Names
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 2/27
HB 1122 Alcoholic Beverages - Limited Wine Wholesaler’s License and Nonresident
            Winery Permit
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/7
HB 1142 Minimum Wage - Constitutional Right and Provisions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/1
HB 1144 Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Howard County
            Deputy Sheriffs Ho. Co. 21-06
         Chapter 605 - 5/26
HB 1156 Rural Broadband Communication Services
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1167 Consumer Protection - Identity Fraud - Blocking Information in Consumer’s
            Credit File
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 1170 Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1182 Calvert County - Board of Electrical Examiners and Plumbing Board -
            Members - Appointment
         Chapter 383 - 5/2
HB 1189 Business Regulation - Fuel - Certification
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1202 Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports -
            Security Freezes
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1216 Insurance - Homeowner’s Insurance and Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance
            Policies - Notices of Cancellation and Nonrenewal
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1242 Business Entities - Annual Report - Fees
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1251 Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Offers of Coverage -
            Limitation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/5
HB 1253 Consumer Protection - Telephone Directories - Inclusion of Cellular
            Subscribers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1261 Homeowner’s Insurance - Summary of Coverage, Notice Regarding Flood
            Insurance, and Statement of Additional Optional Coverage
         Chapter 388 - 5/2
HB 1266 Montgomery County - Alcoholic Beverages - Issuance of License After
            Revocation MC 603-06
         Chapter 614 - 5/26
HB 1280 Aid to Service-Disabled Veterans and Military Reservists or National Guard
            Personnel Called to Active Duty
         Chapter 389 - 5/2
HB 1284 Alcohol Without Liquid Machines
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 1288 Credit Regulation - Loans Secured by Real Property - Insurance Coverage
            Requirements
         Chapter 615 - 5/26
HB 1291 Alcoholic Beverages - Wineries - Wholesalers and Retail Dealers
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 4/5
HB 1300 Maryland Cigarette Fire Safety and Firefighter Protection Act
         Senate: Favorable with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1301 Telephone Privacy Act of 2006
         Chapter 491 - 5/16
HB 1302 Micro-Breweries - Sales and Delivery of Beer to Licensed Retailers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/5
HB 1311 Vehicle Laws - Abandoned Vehicles - Storage and Sale
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/24
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1317 Business Regulation - Representation of Business Affiliations with Small
            Businesses and Certified Minority Business Enterprises
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1319 Unemployment Insurance - Home Health Care and Personal Care Providers
            Referred by Agencies - Coverage
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1320 Procurement - Service Contracts - Employee Compensation Standards
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1323 Electric Companies - Net Energy Metering - Accrual of Generated Electricity
            - Crediting to Customer’s Account
         Chapter 122 - 4/25
HB 1334 Electric Utility Regulation - Standard Offer Service - Total Rates
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1336 Day Laborer Regulation Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1349 Consumer Protection - Sale or Distribution of Personal Information -
            Limitations
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1355 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Signs on Windows of
            Premises of Off-Sale Licensees PG 307-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 1356 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Exercise of
            Off-Sale Privileges PG 308-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/30
HB 1357 Prince George’s County - Class B Beer and Light Wine Licenses - Gateway
            Arts and Entertainment District PG 311-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 1359 Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Renewal PG
            323-06
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1365 Home Builders - Installation of New Homes - Responsibility for Defects
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 1371 Insurance - Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Calculation and Use of
            Surplus
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1385 Credit Regulation - Debt Management Services
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1387 Personal Insurance - Premium - Notice
         Chapter 393 - 5/2
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1388 Electricity Generation - Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1391 Tax Credits for Individuals Facing Employment Barriers
         Chapter 394 - 5/2
HB 1395 Business Regulation - Pawnbrokers - Registry
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1431 Linked Deposit Program - State Depository Financial Institutions - Loans to
            Minority Business Enterprises
         Chapter 396 - 5/2
HB 1454 Anne Arundel County - Alcoholic Beverages - Deluxe Restaurant License
         Chapter 206 - 4/25
HB 1460 Title Insurers and Title Insurance Producers
         Chapter 620 - 5/26
HB 1468 Worker Freedom Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Appropriations and Economic Matters - 2/10
HB 1475 State Finance and Procurement - Employment Authorization Verification -
            Maryland Job Protection Act
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1478 Quality Child Care Access and Affordability Act
         House: Referred to interim study by Economic Matters - 3/28
HB 1486 Procurement - Commercial Nondiscrimination Policy
         Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/10
HB 1516 Burglary and Robbery Alarm Systems - Response Verification -
            Requirements
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1522 Security Guard Agencies - Licensing Requirements - Experience and
            Training
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1525 Electric Industry Restructuring - Standard Offer Service
         Senate: Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance - 4/8
HB 1541 Security Systems Technicians - Maryland Security Systems Training Board
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1544 Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/13
HB 1562 Telephone Companies - Telephone Lifeline Service
         Chapter 405 - 5/2
HB 1575 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sunday Sales - Rosh Hashanah
            and Yom Kippur
         Chapter 626 - 5/26
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1576 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Marketing and Infrastructure
            Improvement Program
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/22
HB 1577 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class 4 Manufacturer’s (Limited
            Winery) Licenses
         Chapter 207 - 4/25
HB 1592 Labor and Employment - Adults - Mandatory Rest Period
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 1598 Financial Institutions - Cashing of Paychecks - Fees and Charges Prohibited
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 3/20
HB 1600 Insurance - Automobile Insurance and Prosecution of Automobile Theft
         Chapter 410 - 5/2
HB 1602 Consumer Protection - Household Goods Movers
         House: Withdrawn by Economic Matters - 4/8
HB 1612 Allegany County - Micro-Breweries - Retail Off-Sale Privileges
         Chapter 209 - 4/25
HB 1615 Construction of Electric Generating Stations - Certificate of Public
            Convenience and Necessity
         Chapter 630 - 5/26
HB 1626 Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B Restaurant Beer, Wine and
            Liquor Licenses Within an Integrated Community Shopping Center -
            Exception
         Chapter 211 - 4/25
HB 1641 Frederick County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer and Wine Sampling or
            Tasting License
         Chapter 213 - 4/25
HB 1642 Business Occupations and Professions - Stationary Engineers - Qualifications
         Chapter 631 - 5/26
HB 1654 Commission to Study the Proposed Merger of FPL Group, Inc. and
            Constellation Energy Group, Inc. and Rate Cap Extension
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/6
HB 1657 Local Government - Street Lighting Equipment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/5
HB 1670 Baltimore County Liquefied Natural Gas Task Force
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/7
HB 1673 Workers’ Compensation - Benefits - Cost of Living Adjustment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/28
HB 1700 Maryland Military Installation Council
         Chapter 634 - 5/26
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Economic Matters (continued)
HB 1702 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (B, W, L) (TSB)
            Restaurant-Service Bar Licenses
         Chapter 214 - 4/25
HB 1703 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Transfers into Towson
            Commercial Revitalization District
         Chapter 215 - 4/25
HB 1705 Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
         Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/10
HB 1711 Electric Companies - Acquisition or Merger and Generating Assets
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/8
HB 1712 Electric Restructuring - Standard Offer Service - Rate Stabilization
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/9
HB 1713 Public Service Companies - Mergers, Acquisitions, and Financing
         Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
HB 1714 Public Service Commission - Postemployment Restrictions
         Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/6
HB 1731 Electric Industry - Local Aggregation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
HB 1735 Branching by Banks
         Chapter 636 - 5/26
HB 1739 Statewide Blue Ribbon Commission on Base Realignment and Closures
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 4/6
HJ 8     Attorney General - Intervention and Participation in Hearings or Other
            Proceedings Regarding the Merger of FPL Group, Inc., and Constellation
            Energy Group, Inc.
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/8
SB 18    Electric Companies and Gas Companies - Use of Trade Names and
            Trademarks
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 55    State Real Estate Commission - Fee Stabilization
         Chapter 35 - 4/8
SB 63    Insurance - Prior Approval Rating Law - Exempt Commercial Policyholders
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 67    Insurance Producers - Licensing Requirements
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/5
SB 72    Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 78    Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Class C License in Highlandtown
            Arts and Entertainment District
         Chapter 506 - 5/26
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Economic Matters (continued)
SB 90    Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Public Hearing on License Transfers
         Senate: Returned Passed - 4/3
SB 104   Commissioner of Labor and Industry - Elevator Safety
         Chapter 39 - 4/8
SB 106   State Board of Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, and Refrigeration
             Contractors - Inspectors - Continuing Education Courses
         Chapter 67 - 4/11
SB 113   Motor Fuel Violations - Issuance of Citation by Police Officer
         Chapter 114 - 4/25
SB 119   Digital Signatures - Repeal
         Chapter 72 - 4/11
SB 120   Motor Fuel - Gasoline Commingling by Brand or Grade - Prohibition
         Chapter 236 - 5/2
SB 134   Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/10
SB 154   Healthy Air Act
         Chapter 23 - 4/6
SB 167   Electric Companies - Net Energy Metering - Accrual of Generated Electricity
         Chapter 121 - 4/25
SB 175   Community Energy and Economic Development Grant Program
         House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/6
SB 187   Commercial Law - Abandoned Property - Money Orders
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SB 193   Pilot Program for the Long-Term Employment of Qualified Ex-Felons
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 250   Workers’ Compensation - Selection of Health Care Provider - Employee’s
             Choice
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/31
SB 251   Insurance - Loans and Advances Made to Stock Insurers and Mutual Insurers
         Chapter 514 - 5/26
SB 275   Premium Finance Companies - Calculation of Finance Charge - Return of
             Unearned Interest After Cancellation of Insurance Contract
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/3
SB 280   Alcoholic Beverages - Removal of a Partially Consumed Bottle of Wine from
             a Licensed Premises
         Chapter 127 - 4/25
SB 285   Maryland Transportation Authority - Gasoline Service Stations on Kennedy
             Highway - Establishment in Service Areas
         Chapter 128 - 4/25
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Economic Matters (continued)
SB 296   Local Government - Street Lighting Equipment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/7
SB 304   Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - After Hours Food Service by Class D
             Licensees - 46th Legislative District
         Chapter 518 - 5/26
SB 314   Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
         Chapter 129 - 4/25
SB 320   Public Safety - Emergency Management - Essential Goods and Services
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 4/2
SB 322   Prince George’s County - Metro Station Restaurant Development Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 4/3
SB 323   Maryland Food Center Authority - Technical Changes
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 344   Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - License Application Procedures
         Chapter 519 - 5/26
SB 354   Uniform Commercial Code - Secured Transactions - Continuation Statement -
             Transition Rules
         Chapter 521 - 5/26
SB 377   Surplus Lines Insurance - Compliance with Filing Requirement - Electronic
             Transmission
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 378   Insurance - Improper Premiums and Charges - Bail Bonds - Penalty
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 383   Home Builder Registration - Application - Social Security Numbers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 384   Licensed Real Estate Brokers - Branch Offices - Managers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 387   Office of Cemetery Oversight - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/6
SB 412   Workers’ Compensation - Permanent Partial Disability - Office of the Sheriff
             of Baltimore City - Feasibility Study
         House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 443   Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (Inn) License and Class
             BFD (Fine Dining) License
         Chapter 132 - 4/25
SB 446   Prince George’s County - Board of License Commissioners - Attorney
             Compensation
         House: Reassigned to Economic Matters - 4/2
SB 463   Title Insurers and Title Insurance Producers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Economic Matters (continued)
SB 494   Workers’ Compensation - Evaluation of Permanent Impairments - Social
            Workers
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 510   Prince George’s County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Riverdale Park
            Mixed-Use Town Center
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/26
SB 561   Electricity Suppliers - Customers - Contact Information and Electricity Usage
            Data
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 585   Unemployment Insurance - Special Administrative Expense Fund
         Chapter 527 - 5/26
SB 603   Caroline County - Board of License Commissioners - Salaries
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 612   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Food Sales Requirement for Class
            B Licenses
         Chapter 137 - 4/25
SB 613   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B-Conference Center
            License
         Chapter 138 - 4/25
SB 614   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Light Wine Licenses
         Chapter 139 - 4/25
SB 615   Wicomico County - Alcohol Awareness Program
         Chapter 140 - 4/25
SB 616   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Stadium License
         Chapter 141 - 4/25
SB 617   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Licensees - Administrative
            Proceedings
         Chapter 142 - 4/25
SB 618   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages - Wine Festival License
         Chapter 143 - 4/25
SB 619   Wicomico County - Alcoholic Beverages Violations - Maximum Fine
         Chapter 144 - 4/25
SB 620   Wicomico County - Board of License Commissioners - Authority and Status
            as State Agency
         Chapter 145 - 4/25
SB 656   Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Residency Requirement for
            Applicants
         Chapter 530 - 5/26
SB 673   Credit Regulation - Debt Management Services
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/14
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Economic Matters (continued)
SB 684   Real Estate Licenses - Reciprocity
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 687   Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Beer, Wine and Liquor Tasting
            License
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
SB 693   Telephone Companies - Telephone Lifeline Service
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 747   Financial Institutions - Certificates of Deposit - Claims for Payment
         Chapter 535 - 5/26
SB 753   Rural Broadband Communication Services
         Chapter 269 - 5/2
SB 765   Workers’ Compensation - Presumptions - Lyme Disease
         Chapter 270 - 5/2
SB 786   Public Service Companies - Cost Allocation Manual - Independent Audit
         Chapter 537 - 5/26
SB 802   Workers’ Compensation Commission - Authorization for Release of Medical
            Information - Work-Related Injury or Occupational Disease
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 812   Alcoholic Beverages - Limited Wine Wholesaler’s License and Nonresident
            Winery Permit
         Chapter 111 - 4/25
SB 849   Workers’ Compensation - Civil Defense Volunteers - Emergencies
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 862   Insurance - Waiver of Customer Liability - Utility Providers
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 897   Procurement - Commercial Nondiscrimination Policy
         Chapter 283 - 5/2
SB 899   Dorchester County - Alcoholic Beverages - Bottle Clubs
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 905   Calvert County and Charles County - Alcoholic Beverages - License for
            Luxury-Type Restaurants
         Chapter 547 - 5/26
SB 913   Insurance - Notice - Cancellation, Nonrenewal, and Premiums
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 922   Harford County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class BDR Licenses
         House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/6
SB 936   Public Utility Companies - Steam Heating Companies
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
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Economic Matters (continued)
SB 948   Insurance - Private Passenger Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance -
            Cancellations, Failures to Renew, Reductions in Coverage, and Premium
            Increases
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 975   Insurance - Automobile Insurance and Prosecution of Automobile Theft
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 983   Business Regulation - Pet Cemeteries
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/27
SB 996   Baltimore County Liquefied Natural Gas Task Force
         Chapter 285 - 5/2
SB 999   Consumer Protection - Telephone Directories - Inclusion of Cellular
            Subscribers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 1061 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class B (B, W, L) (TSB)
            Restaurant-Service Bar Licenses
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1063 Baltimore County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Transfers into Towson
            Commercial Revitalization District
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1093 Branching by Banks
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1095 Business Regulation - Amusement Rides
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 4/8
SB 1099 Constellation Energy Group, Inc., and Baltimore Gas and Electric Company -
            Return of Transition Costs
         Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1100 Baltimore City - Alcoholic Beverages - Golf Course License
         Chapter 556 - 5/26
SB 1102 Public Service Commission
         Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1107 Public Service Companies - Issuance and Holding of Capital Stock and Debt
         Chapter 33 - 4/6
SJ 11    Attorney General - Intervention and Participation in Hearings or Other
            Proceedings Regarding the Merger of FPL Group, Inc., and Constellation
            Energy Group, Inc.
         House: First Reading Economic Matters - 3/21
Environmental Matters
HB 2      Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
          Chapter 289 - 5/2
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 9     Natural Resources - State Wildlands - Green Ridge State Forest
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 10    Natural Resources - State Wildlands - Crabtree Creek Wildland
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 19    Baltimore County - Deputy Sheriffs - Hours and Wages
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
HB 20    Environment - Air Quality - New Source Review
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/11
HB 26    Public Safety - Building Code Enforcement Officials - Removal for Cause
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 27    Department of the Environment - Rubble Landfills - Location
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 30    Vehicle Laws - Distracted Driving and Use of Wireless Communication
            Devices While Driving - Prohibitions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 31    Vehicle Laws - Motor Scooters and Mopeds - Helmets and Eye-Protective
            Equipment for Minors
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 44    Eminent Domain - Condemnation Proceedings and Limitation on
            Condemnation Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 66    Talbot County - Dog and Kennel Licenses and Dog Tags
         Chapter 293 - 5/2
HB 67    Vehicle Laws - Surrender of Registration Card and Registration Plates -
            Refund of Registration Fee
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 79    Real Property - Eminent Domain - Limitations on Condemnation Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 80    Real Property - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 83    Vehicle Laws - Traffic Control Signal Monitoring Systems - Repeal
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 85    Task Force to Create Standards of Ethics for Planning and Zoning Boards
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 86    Planning Commissions and Boards of Zoning Appeals - Members -
            Residency Requirement
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 87    Land Use - Planning Commissions and Boards of Zoning Appeals - Notice of
            Time, Place, and Agenda
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 88    Board of Appeals or Zoning Actions - Appeals to Courts
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/14
HB 90    Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Dwelling Relocation
         Chapter 76 - 4/11
HB 91    Department of Agriculture - Cost Sharing for Water Pollution Control
         Chapter 77 - 4/11
HB 92    Somerset County - Sheriff - Salary
         Chapter 153 - 4/25
HB 94    Queen Anne’s and Somerset Counties - Authorization to Harvest Seafood and
            Engage in the Seafood Industry
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 95    Somerset County - County Commissioners and Members of the County
            Roads Board - Salaries
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 96    Somerset County - Treasurer - Salary
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 99    Somerset County - Sale of Property - Whittington Elementary School
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 100 Somerset County - State’s Attorney - Salary
         Chapter 154 - 4/25
HB 104   Vehicle Laws - Lapsed or Terminated Security - Penalties
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/13
HB 106   Eminent Domain - Condemnation Costs - Fees Incurred
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 108 Aquaculture - Transgenic and Genetically Altered Species - Prohibitions -
            Sunset Extension
         Chapter 560 - 5/26
HB 109 Maryland Department of the Environment - Sound Level Meters - Use by
            Counties
         Chapter 561 - 5/26
HB 123 Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
            Leases
         Chapter 451 - 5/16
HB 128   Baltimore City - Housing - Proposed Development - Notice to Community
            Association
         Vetoed - Technical - 5/26
HB 140   Public Safety - Personal Flotation Devices - Mandatory Use
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 4/6
HB 143 Motor Vehicles - Motorized Minibikes - Regulation
         Chapter 562 - 5/26
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 153 Frederick County - State’s Attorney - Salary
         Chapter 158 - 4/25
HB 155   Local Governments - Zoning Regulations and Building Permits - Appeals -
            Neighborhood Associations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 167   Natural Resources - Pound Nets and Haul Seines
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/14
HB 175 Maryland Heritage Areas Authority Financing Fund - Time Limitations
         Chapter 82 - 4/11
HB 180 Department of Agriculture - Maryland Agricultural Land Link Program
         Chapter 161 - 4/25
HB 187   Real Property - Condemnation Proceedings - Valuation of Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 205 Anne Arundel County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays
         Chapter 303 - 5/2
HB 213   High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lanes - Use by Inherently Low Emission
            Vehicles and Qualified Hybrid Vehicles
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 222 Agriculture - Commercial Fertilizer - Required Signage at Retail Outlets
         Chapter 165 - 4/25
HB 225   Real Property - Residential Leases - Interest on Security Deposits
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 235   Bay Restoration Program - On-Site Sewage Disposal Fee - County Option
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 267   Motor Vehicles - Unclaimed Vehicles - Preservation and Storage Costs
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/27
HB 268   Local Government - Tri-County Council for Western Maryland - Membership
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 276   Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Exemption
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 278   Vehicle Laws - Registration Plates Honoring Mountain Maryland
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/25
HB 281   Vehicle Laws - Vehicle Registration Plates for Recipients of an Armed
            Forces Medal - Surviving Spouse
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/25
HB 282 Natural Resources - Lifetime Complimentary Hunter’s Licenses - Veterans
         Chapter 308 - 5/2
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 283   Vehicle Laws - Vehicle Registration Plates for Recipients of the Purple Heart
            - Surviving Spouse
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/25
HB 284   Vehicle Laws - Surrender of Registration Card and Registration Plates -
            Refund of Registration Fee
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 296   Radio Communications - Regulation of Amateur Radio Equipment -
            Limitations
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 298 Residential Real Property Sales - Notice Requirements - Military Operations
            and Testing
         Chapter 568 - 5/26
HB 330   Hunting - Exemptions from License and Stamp Requirement
         Senate: Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/29
HB 333 Maryland Horse Industry Board - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
         Chapter 170 - 4/25
HB 335   Town of Sudlersville (Queen Anne’s County) - Urban Renewal Authority for
            Slum Clearance - Repeal
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 336   Queen Anne’s County - Authorization to Harvest Seafood and Engage in the
            Seafood Industry
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 359   Real Property - Residential Leases - Defective Conditions - Inspection and
            Repair
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/14
HB 360   Environment - Gasoline Containing Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether - Prohibition
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/26
HB 363   Environment - County Plans - Removal of Solid Waste Acceptance Facilities
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 365   Vehicle Laws - Registration Fees - Discount for Seniors and Individuals with
            Disabilities
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/26
HB 370 Kent County - State’s Attorney - Salary
         Chapter 171 - 4/25
HB 373 St. Mary’s County - Impact Fees
         Chapter 321 - 5/2
HB 396 Agricultural Operations - Nuisance Actions - Requirements
         Chapter 172 - 4/25
HB 409   Vehicle Laws - Window Tint - Inspection by Licensed Inspection Stations
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
164                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 412   Task Force on Minority Participation in the Environmental Community
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 419   Baltimore County - Sheriff - Salary Increase
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 420   Garrett County - County Commissioners - Session Meetings and Duties
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 422   St. Mary’s County - Impact Fees - Repeal of Sunset
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 431   Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area Land Unit Plan - Codification
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/27
HB 437 Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties - School Buses - Length of
             Operation - Sunset Extension
         Chapter 576 - 5/26
HB 459   Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Easements - Funds
             and Released Lots
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 460 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Restrictions of
             Released Lots
         Chapter 174 - 4/25
HB 465 Howard County - Steel Jaw Leghold Trap Prohibition Ho. Co. 7-06
         Chapter 460 - 5/16
HB 471 Anne Arundel County Code - 2005 Edition - Legalization
         Chapter 578 - 5/26
HB 477 Frederick County - Community Development Authorities
         Chapter 175 - 4/25
HB 490   Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - District Agreement -
             Time Requirement
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 491   Carroll County - County Commissioners
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 495 Agriculture - Improper Transport of Horses - Prohibitions
         Chapter 176 - 4/25
HB 496   Motor Scooters and Mopeds - Protective Headgear - Requirement
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 1/30
HB 518   Department of the Environment - Ombudsman Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 522   Environment - Gasoline Additive - Oxygenate Prohibition
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/1
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 528   Allegany County - Salary Study Commission - Recommendations and
            Establishment of Recommended Salaries
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 548   Vehicle Laws - Historic Motor Vehicles - Registration
         Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 552 Carroll County - Sheriff’s Salary
         Chapter 179 - 4/25
HB 558 Bay Restoration Fund - Failing Onsite Sewage Disposal Systems - Eligibility
            for Funds
         Chapter 462 - 5/16
HB 559 Frederick County - Real Property Sales - Disclosure
         Chapter 93 - 4/11
HB 564   Baltimore City - Fairmount Neighborhood - State Projects or Programs - Prior
            Approval
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/1
HB 567 Frederick County - Firefighting, Rescue, and Ambulance Services
         Chapter 94 - 4/11
HB 582   Vehicle Laws - Race-Based Traffic Stops - Sunset Extension and Reporting
            Requirements
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 588   Ethics - Employees, Officials, and Committee Members - Exceptions to
            Employment or Financial Restrictions
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
HB 611 Charles County - Salary of State’s Attorney
         Chapter 184 - 4/25
HB 617   Natural Resources - Critical Areas - Growth Allocation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 619   Harford County - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 638   Residential Property - Municipalities - Authority to Establish Condominium
            Regimes
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 657 Montgomery County - Housing Opportunities Commission - Powers MC
            611-06
         Chapter 339 - 5/2
HB 678   Department of the Environment - Rubble Landfills - Location
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 683   Ground Rents - Actions for Ejectment - Reasonable Efforts to Locate Tenant
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 687   Task Force to Study the Dearth of Minority-Owned Automobile Dealerships
            in Maryland
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 695   Vehicle Laws - Medical Advisory Board - Safe Operation of Motor Vehicles
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 699 Agriculture - Preservation of Historic Structures
         Chapter 187 - 4/25
HB 709   Ethics Law - Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee - Regulated
            Lobbyists
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 711   Oil Discharge - Groundwater Contamination - Reimbursement for Costs
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
HB 721   Vehicle Laws - Bicycles, EPAMDs, and Motor Scooters - Rules of the Road
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
HB 727   Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear Requirement for Motorcycle Riders -
            Exceptions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 730   Washington County - Fire Companies - Designation of Deputy Sheriff
            Appointees
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 732 Washington County - County Attorneys - Hiring
         Chapter 99 - 4/11
HB 740   Condemnation Proceedings - Compensation - Defendant’s Legal Fees
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 756   Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service Lines - Closure of MARC Train
            Stations
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 757   Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service Lines - Station Closures
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 763   Ethics - Complaints - Copy to Legislator
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 769 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Easements - Program
            Requirements
         Chapter 192 - 4/25
HB 782   Montgomery County - Planning Board - Fines PG/MC 125-06
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/5
HB 788   Motor Vehicle Laws - Unattended Vehicles - Penalty
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 792   Montgomery County - Maryland Condominium Act - Rental Housing
            Emergency MC 612-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 793 Montgomery County and Anne Arundel County - Highways - Prohibition on
            Use for Solicitation MC 606-06
         Chapter 473 - 5/16
HB 803   Eminent Domain - Moving, Relocation, and Reestablishment Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 808   Real Property - Homeowners Association - Amendment of Declaration
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/8
HB 812   Environment - Methamphetamine Laboratories - Standards for Cleanup
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/8
HB 817   Vehicle Laws - Commercial Vehicles - Use of Wireless Communication
            Devices While Driving - Prohibitions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 820   Higher Education - Land Preservation
         House: Withdrawn by Appropriations - 3/25
HB 829   Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Use of Land for
            Existing Easements
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 832   Vehicle Laws - Stopping, Standing, or Parking After Turning - Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 840   Agriculture - Infectious and Contagious Diseases - Notice of Quarantine
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 853   Atlantic Coastal Bays - Dredging for Oysters and Clams - Prohibition
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/5
HB 854   Water Pollution - Administrative Penalties
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 858   Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County - Speed Monitoring Systems - Liberty
            Road
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/29
HB 864   Forest Conservation - Application
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/8
HB 876   Residential Real Property Sales - Notice Requirements - Sexual Offenders
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 888 Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County Alleys - Maximum Speed Limit
         Chapter 589 - 5/26
HB 890   Motor Vehicle Laws - Alleys - Maximum Speed Limits
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
168                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 894   Transportation - Task Force to Study General Aviation Issues in Maryland -
            Establishment
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 898   Real Property - Eminent Domain - Repurchase of Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 914   Landlord and Tenant - Commercial Retail Property - Common Area
            Maintenance
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/9
HB 916   Prince George’s County - Towing PG 410-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/7
HB 927   Prince George’s County - Liquefied Natural Gas Storage Facilities PG 415-06
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/10
HB 928   Prince George’s County - State’s Attorney’s Office - Composition and
            Salaries PG 301-06
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 932   Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Budget Approval PG/MC
            117-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 939 Montgomery County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays MC 602-06
         Chapter 361 - 5/2
HB 943   Vehicle Laws - Bicycles and Motor Scooters - Operation and Equipment
         Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 952   Lead Poisoning - Risk Reduction Standards - Exemption
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 960 Housing Authorities - Entities to Undertake Housing Projects
         Chapter 596 - 5/26
HB 961   Condemnation - Speedy Trial - Relocation of Businesses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 962   Condemnation - Moving and Relocation Assistance
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 963   Condemnation - Urban Renewal or Economic Development - Required
            Findings
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 964   Condemnation - Time Period for Filing Action
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 965   Maryland Transit Administration - Commuter Bus Lines - Anne Arundel and
            Queen Anne’s Counties
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 968   Natural Resources - Hunting Via an Internet Connection - Prohibition
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 971   Real Property - Condemnation Proceedings - Compensation for Business
            Owners
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 980 Natural Resources - Terrapin
         Chapter 477 - 5/16
HB 991   Montgomery County - Proposed Charter Amendments - Number of Petition
            Signatures MC 604-06
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/9
HB 1006 Real Property - Condominium Conversions - Income Eligibility for Extended
            Leases - Purchase of Rental Facility by Local Government or Housing
            Agency
         Chapter 370 - 5/2
HB 1007 Vehicle Laws - Protective Headgear for Motorcycle Riders - Required
            Warning
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1022 Transportation - Mass Transit - Inspectors General and Governance of the
            Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1023 Task Force to Study the Sound Barrier Policy of the State Highway
            Administration
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1028 Prince George’s County - Office of the Sheriff - Salary and Expenses PG
            302-06
         Chapter 599 - 5/26
HB 1039 Baltimore County - Eminent Domain - Limitation on Condemnation
            Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1041 Mercury-Added Products - Prohibition of Sale of Thermostats and Report
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1042 Real Property - Baltimore County - Eminent Domain - Repurchase of
            Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1044 Real Property - Harford County - Eminent Domain - Repurchase of
            Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1047 Transfer of State Real Property - Long-Term Lease of Protected Lands
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1060 Real Property - Mechanics’ Liens - Professional Services
         Chapter 198 - 4/25
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1066 Washington County - Deputy Sheriffs
         Chapter 104 - 4/11
HB 1075 Maryland-Washington Regional District - Boundaries PG/MC 121-06
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/25
HB 1076 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Ethics PG/MC 118-06
         Chapter 480 - 5/16
HB 1077 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
            Commission - Subdivision Appeals PG/MC 112-06
         Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/4
HB 1078 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Subdivision
            Appeals - Judicial Review PG/MC 114-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1088 Washington Suburban Sanitary District - System Development Charge -
            Exemptions PG/MC 115-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/25
HB 1089 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Fine for
            Erecting a Structure or Enclosing an Area PG/MC 110-06
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/9
HB 1090 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Fuel Gas - Jurisdiction and
            Regulations PG/MC 120-06
         Senate: First Reading Finance - 3/31
HB 1092 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
            Commission - Zoning Appeals PG/MC 113-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1093 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Commissioners and General
            Manager - Duties and Removal Procedures PG/MC 116-06
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/9
HB 1094 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
            Commission - Text Amendments of Zoning Regulations - Conditions for
            Approval PG/MC 103-06
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1095 Prince George’s County - Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning
            Commission - Liquefied Natural Gas Facilities - Approval Limitations
            PG/MC 111-06
         Senate: First Reading Finance - 4/5
HB 1097 Higher Education - Maryland Cooperative Extension - Exposition of
            Livestock
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1104 Public Safety - Fire Companies - Limited Access to Private Water Sources
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1106 Maryland Building Performance Standards - Exemption in Certain Counties
            for Agricultural Buildings Used for Agritourism
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1109 Land Records - Social Security Numbers - Redaction and Removal (The Rick
            Day Act)
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 2/28
HB 1119 Condemnation - Urban Renewal or Economic Development - Required
            Findings - Judicial Review
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1126 Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area Protection Program -
            Critical Area Commission - Authority
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1137 Real Property - Condemnation - Procedures and Compensation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1138 Critical Areas Program - Resource Conservation Areas - Blackwater National
            Wildlife Refuge
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1141 Land Use - Local Government Planning
         Chapter 381 - 5/2
HB 1143 Condemnation - Damages - Compensation for Assets of Business
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1157 Natural Resources - Black Bear Hunt - Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1159 Land Use - Local Planning Commission Plans - Open Space
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1160 Workforce Housing Grant Program - Establishment
         Chapter 483 - 5/16
HB 1171 Task Force on Sewage Sludge as an Alternative Energy Source
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
            - 4/10
HB 1174 Real Property - Maryland Condominium Act - Unit Owner Liability
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1184 Calvert County - County Officials - Salaries
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1185 Calvert County - Dog and Kennel Licenses
         Chapter 384 - 5/2
HB 1187 Natural Resources - Aquaculture Operations - Exemptions
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1188 Natural Resources - Aquaculture Operations
         Chapter 202 - 4/25
172                       Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1196 Vehicle Laws - Overtaking and Passing Vehicles
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1203 Real Property - Condemnation - Procedures and Compensation
         House: Recommitted to Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1207 Natural Resources - Hunting Wild Waterfowl - Harford and Baltimore
            Counties
         Chapter 609 - 5/26
HB 1208 Condemnation - Damages - Loss of Visibility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1211 Task Force on Green Building
         Chapter 610 - 5/26
HB 1220 Environment - Sewage Sludge - Evaluate Potential as Alternative Energy
            Source
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1224 Eminent Domain - Allegany County - Condemnation for Public Use and
            Repurchase of Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1229 Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicle Companies - Separately Stated Charges
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1232 Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Municipal
            Corporations PG/MC 106-06
         Chapter 611 - 5/26
HB 1233 Eminent Domain - Garrett County - Condemnation for Public Use and
            Repurchase of Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1234 Department of Natural Resources - State Boat Act
         Chapter 106 - 4/11
HB 1238 Environment - Newspapers - Recycled Content Percentage Requirement
         Chapter 487 - 5/16
HB 1239 Annexation Planning and Procedures Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1241 Environment - Sewage Sludge - Use as Alternative Energy Source
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1254 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation and Rural Legacy
            Program - Bonus Density - Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1255 Building Permits - Notice - Required Sign
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1258 Vehicle Laws - Crime Victims’ Rights Commemorative Registration Plate
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1259 Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
            Leases and Moving Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1268 Land Use - Transfer of Development Rights - Restriction
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1272 Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation and Rural Legacy
            Program - Priority Preservation Areas - Protecting Public Investment in
            Land Preservation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1273 Real Property - Recordation of Deeds - Conservation Easements
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
HB 1277 Protected Lands - Local Land Use Applications - County Authority
         Chapter 490 - 5/16
HB 1289 Environment - Bonding Requirement - Local Authority
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1290 Atlantic Coastal Bays - Leasing Submerged Land for Clam Cultivation -
            Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1293 Procurement - Maryland Port Administration - Exemption
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters and Health and Government
            Operations - 2/10
HB 1299 Vehicle Laws - Limousines - Luxury Sedans
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1306 Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Required Considerations
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1307 Baltimore Metropolitan Transit District Advisory Council - Establishment
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1308 Maryland Transit Administration - Public Hearings
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1309 Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Requirements and Citizens’
            Advisory Council
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 1312 Driver Responsibility and Funding for First Responders Act
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1321 Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Onsite Sewage Disposal Systems
            Exemption
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1326 Environment - Groundwater Contamination - Notification and
            Reimbursement of Costs
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/14
174                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1341 Northern Chesapeake Bay Bridge Crossing with Terminus in Kent County -
            Prohibition on Planning, Financing, and Construction
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1346 Real Property - Condemnation - Computation of Damages for the Taking of
            Residential Real Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1347 Maryland Port Administration - Executive Director - Authority to Remove
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1350 Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Notice
            Requirements
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1351 State Highway Administration - Bridges - Installation of Throwable Flotation
            Devices
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1370 Vehicle Laws - Off-Highway Vehicles - Titling and Registration
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1374 Motor Vehicle Administration - Drivers’ Licenses - Renewal
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1375 Motor Vehicle Administration - Restricted Driver’s License - Vision
            Standards
         Chapter 493 - 5/16
HB 1377 Real Property - Condemnation for Public Purpose - Requirements and
            Compensation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1383 Vehicle Laws - Right-of-Way - Penalties for Failure to Yield
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/27
HB 1402 Maryland Transit Administration - Greater Baltimore Bus Initiative -
            Required Public Hearings
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1403 Landlord and Tenant - Tenant’s Right to Redeem Leased Premises Before
            Eviction - Payment by Certified Check or Money Order
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1410 Property Protection Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1413 Motor Vehicle Administration - Vehicle Titles - Prompt Issuance Required
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1427 Real Property - Eminent Domain - Repurchase of Condemned Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/22
HB 1429 Environment - Judicial Review of Permits - Standing
         Senate: Third Reading Failed - 4/7
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1436 Natural Resources - Black Bears - Establishment of Population in Each
            County
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1445 Real Property - Residential Lease - Tenant Release
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1446 Environment - Reducing Lead Risk in Housing - Risk Reduction Standard
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/10
HB 1450 Environment - Reducing Lead Risk in Housing - Penalties
         Chapter 398 - 5/2
HB 1451 Environment - Gas and Oil - Coalbed Methane Production
         Chapter 399 - 5/2
HB 1461 Energy Conservation Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1463 State Buildings Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1469 Transportation Facilities - Public-Private Partnerships
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1481 Landlord and Tenant - Evictions - Tenant’s Right to Reclaim Personal
            Property
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1483 Real Property - Retaliatory Actions by Landlords and Mobile Home Park
            Owners
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1487 Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund
         Chapter 621 - 5/26
HB 1488 Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers - Consumer Access to Ignition Key
            Information
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/27
HB 1500 Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended Leases -
            Property Tax Credit
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters and Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1502 Vehicle Laws - Special Registration Plates for Class B (For Hire) Vehicles -
            Prohibition
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1503 Baltimore City - Sheriff’s Office - Appointed Positions
         Chapter 401 - 5/2
HB 1507 Local Government - Workplace Giving Campaigns - Employee Choice of
            Recipient
         Senate: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
176                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1527 Lead Risk Reduction - Acquisition of Property - Compliance Requirements
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/2
HB 1530 Vehicle Laws - Traffic Control Devices – “No Outlet” Signs
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/23
HB 1539 Public Safety - Carbon Monoxide Detectors
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 2/27
HB 1540 Low Speed Vehicles - Slow Moving Vehicle Emblem - Application
         Chapter 623 - 5/26
HB 1559 Vehicle Laws - Weight Violations on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Penalties
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1561 Anne Arundel County - Car Dealers - Sunday Operation
         House: Rereferred to Environmental Matters - 2/27
HB 1583 Allegany County and Garrett County - Vehicle Laws - Exceptional Hauling
            Permits - Forestry Products
         Chapter 409 - 5/2
HB 1585 Vehicle Laws - Drivers of Motor Homes - Driver Licensing Requirements
         Senate: Rereferred to Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 1588 Environment - Patuxent River Watershed
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1593 Landlord and Tenant - Failure to Pay Rent - Judgment for Possession of
            Premises
         Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1597 Mercury Switch Removal from Vehicles
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/6
HB 1608 Environment - Transfer of the Maryland Geological Survey
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1611 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - State Dairy Industry Oversight
            and Advisory Council
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 1619 Natural Resources - Forest Conservation - 100-Year Floodplain
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/6
HB 1620 Real Property - Residential Leases - Surety Bonds in Lieu of Security
            Deposits
         Chapter 502 - 5/16
HB 1632 Transportation - Metrorail Green Line Extension to BWI - Study
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/6
HB 1635 Minorities Outreach and Involvement in the Environmental Community
            Program
         House: Withdrawn by Environmental Matters - 3/23
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Environmental Matters (continued)
HB 1640 Maryland Growth Management Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/6
HB 1674 University System of Maryland - Restrictions on Campaign Fund-Raising
            Activities by Members of the Board of Regents
         Chapter 60 - 4/10
HB 1675 Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore - Wicomico County -
            Membership
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/25
HB 1678 Motor Vehicles - Certificate of Title - Rebuilt Salvage
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/6
HB 1683 Local Government - Adequate Public Facilities Legislation - Requirements
            for Ordinance Adopted by a Municipal Corporation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/25
HB 1697 Real Property - Condominium Regimes - Voting Rights
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/24
HB 1698 St. Mary’s County Metropolitan Commission - Fee Restructuring
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 1708 Environment - Oil and Other Unctuous Substances - Zoning and Land Use
            Requirements
         Chapter 504 - 5/16
HB 1709 Community Associations - Abatement of Nuisances - Lead
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 1718 Vehicle Laws - Display of Identification - Exemption for School Vehicles
         House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 1725 Howard County - Annexation of Land in Columbia
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1732 Transportation - Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee -
            Bicycle-Friendly Communities Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
HB 1734 State Highway Administration - Protection of Highway Construction and
            Maintenance Workers
         Senate: Rereferred to Finance - 4/10
HB 1749 Task Force on Noise and Safety Issues from Powerboats and Personal
            Watercraft
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
SB 5     Agricultural Stewardship Act of 2006
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
SB 10    Real Property - Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended
            Leases
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
178                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
SB 11    Housing and Community Development Article - Housing Authorities
         Chapter 63 - 4/11
SB 12    Housing and Community Development Article - Housing Authorities -
            Cross-References
         Chapter 64 - 4/11
SB 40    Talbot County - Dog and Kennel Licenses and Dog Tags
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 51    Department of the Environment - Rubble Landfills - Location
         Chapter 228 - 5/2
SB 79    Vehicle Laws - Standing or Parking Near Crosswalks - Baltimore City
         Chapter 507 - 5/26
SB 123   Natural Resources - Tree Experts - Licensing
         Chapter 115 - 4/25
SB 125   Falsifying and Altering Permits, Licenses, and Certificates - Criminal
            Penalties
         Chapter 116 - 4/25
SB 126   Department of Housing and Community Development - Partnership Rental
            Housing Program - Individuals with Disabilities
         Chapter 117 - 4/25
SB 127   Department of Housing and Community Development - Multifamily Rental
            Housing Programs
         Chapter 118 - 4/25
SB 128   Department of Natural Resources - Collection Certificates
         Chapter 119 - 4/25
SB 168   Vehicle Laws - Weight Violations on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Penalties
         Chapter 24 - 4/6
SB 184   Vehicle Laws - Historic Motor Vehicles - Registration
         Chapter 123 - 4/25
SB 248   Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicles Financed Through Dealer - Rights of
            Purchasers
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/19
SB 253   Residential Real Property Sales - Notice Requirements - Military Operations
            and Testing
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 267   State Buildings Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act
         Chapter 427 - 5/16
SB 274   Department of Natural Resources - Tidal Fish License Apprenticeship
            Program
         Chapter 126 - 4/25
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Environmental Matters (continued)
SB 278   Anne Arundel County - Deer Hunting on Private Lands - Sundays
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 288   Vehicle Laws - Race-Based Traffic Stops - Sunset Extension and Reporting
            Requirements
         Chapter 25 - 4/6
SB 301   Baltimore County - Sheriff - Salary Increase
         Chapter 517 - 5/26
SB 328   Vehicle Laws - Motor Vehicles Operated Exclusively on Islands -
            Registration
         Chapter 245 - 5/2
SB 334   Local Government - Tri-County Council for Western Maryland - Membership
         Chapter 246 - 5/2
SB 346   Environment - Newspapers - Recycled Content Percentage Requirement
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 350   Task Force on Minority Participation in the Environmental Community
         Chapter 520 - 5/26
SB 366   Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service Lines - Closure of MARC Train
            Stations
         Chapter 18 - 3/28
SB 379   Environment - Patuxent River Watershed
         Chapter 524 - 5/26
SB 386   Charles County - Salary of State’s Attorney
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 416   Environment - Groundwater Contamination - Notification and
            Reimbursement of Costs
         House: Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters - 4/10
SB 423   Real Property - Mechanics’ Liens - Professional Services
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 456   Vehicle Laws - Special Dealer Registration Plates - Authorized Uses
         Chapter 133 - 4/25
SB 473   Kent County - State’s Attorney - Salary
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 485   Maryland Building Performance Standards - Exemption in Certain Counties
            for Agricultural Buildings Used for Agritourism
         Chapter 135 - 4/25
SB 521   Natural Resources - Hunting Via an Internet Connection - Prohibition
         Chapter 29 - 4/6
SB 544   Residential Property - Municipalities - Authority to Establish Condominium
            Regimes
         Chapter 526 - 5/26
180                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Environmental Matters (continued)
SB 549   Wetlands - Licenses - Individual Residential and Community Piers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
SB 562   Public Safety - Fire Companies - Limited Access to Private Water Sources
         Chapter 53 - 4/8
SB 586   Lead Poisoning - Risk Reduction Standards - Exemption
         Chapter 528 - 5/26
SB 589   Environment - Judicial Review of Permits - Standing
         Senate Concur - House Amendments - 4/7
SB 634   Vehicle Laws - Vehicle Dealers - Succession
         Chapter 437 - 5/16
SB 682   Environment - County Plans - Removal of Solid Waste Acceptance Facilities
         Chapter 532 - 5/26
SB 751   Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area Protection Program -
            Critical Area Commission - Authority
         Chapter 55 - 4/8
SB 758   Motor Vehicle Administration - Restricted Driver’s License - Vision
            Standards
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 763   Driver Responsibility and Funding for First Responders Act
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/27
SB 766   Hunting - Exemptions from License and Stamp Requirement
         Chapter 271 - 5/2
SB 772   Mercury-Added Products - Prohibition of Sale of Thermostats and Report
         Chapter 56 - 4/8
SB 793   Ethics - Employees or Officials of the Department of Agriculture - Exemption
            from Conflict of Interest Provisions
         House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
SB 815   Real Property - Condominium Conversions - Income Eligibility for Extended
            Leases - Purchase of Rental Facility by Local Government or Housing
            Agency
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 837   Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Required Considerations
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/31
SB 844   Protected Lands - Local Land Use Applications - County Authority
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 846   Vehicle Laws - Bicycles and Motor Scooters - Operation and Equipment
         Chapter 542 - 5/26
SB 859   Anne Arundel County Code - 2005 Edition - Legalization
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Environmental Matters (continued)
SB 871   Vehicle Laws - Bicycles, EPAMDs, and Motor Scooters - Rules of the Road
         House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 4/8
SB 872   Allegany County - Salary Study Commission - Recommendations and
            Establishment of Recommended Salaries
         Chapter 278 - 5/2
SB 873   Baltimore Corridor Transit Study - Red Line - Requirements and Citizens’
            Advisory Council
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 881   Environment - Gas and Oil - Coalbed Methane Production
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 888   Vehicle Laws - Rental Vehicle Companies - Separately Stated Charges
         Chapter 545 - 5/26
SB 902   Rural Maryland Prosperity Investment Fund
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 903   Calvert County - County Officials - Salaries
         Chapter 546 - 5/26
SB 907   Nuisance Actions - Noise - Sport Shooting Ranges
         House: Recommitted to Environmental Matters - 4/5
SB 971   State Ethics Law - Architectural and Engineering Services - Applicability of
            Restrictions on Participation in Procurement
         Chapter 549 - 5/26
SB 1006 Mercury Switch Removal from Vehicles
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/21
SB 1036 Environment - Sewerage Service - Unpaid Services
         Chapter 149 - 4/25
SB 1039 Dorchester County - Water and Sewerage Systems - Benefit Assessments and
            Connection Charges
         Chapter 150 - 4/25
SB 1045 Baltimore City - Housing Authority Tenants - Right of Tenant Substitution
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters - 3/31
SB 1089 Howard County - Annexation of Land in Columbia
         Chapter 32 - 4/6
Health and Government Operations
HB 1       Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
           Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and
              Budget and Taxation - 3/6
HB 3       Veterans Advocacy and Education Act of 2006
           Chapter 290 - 5/2
182                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 23     Public Power of Attorney - Health Care Decisions
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/28
HB 38     Procurement - Diesel-Powered Nonroad Vehicles - Fuel and Technology
             Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/11
HB 52     Public Health - Phthalates and Bisphenol-A - Prohibitions - Toys, Child Care
             Articles, and Cosmetics
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/11
HB 58     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Racial and Ethnic Variations -
             Health Care Disparities Policy Report Card
          Chapter 450 - 5/16
HB 78     Hospitals - Comparable Evaluation System - Health Care-Associated
             Infection Information
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 89     Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Legal Immigrants - Pregnant
             Women and Children
          Chapter 294 - 5/2
HB 97     Joint Legislative Task Force on Universal Access to Quality and Affordable
             Health Care - Extension and Modifications
          Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/6
HB 98     Mental Hygiene Administration - Children’s Psychiatric Rehabilitation
             Program - Study of Case Rates
          Chapter 295 - 5/2
HB 107    Task Force on Administrative Compensation for Birth-Related Neurological
             Injury
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/24
HB 121    State Board of Physicians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/16
HB 135    Prescription Drugs - Label with Audible Capability
          House: First Reading Ways and Means and Health and Government
             Operations - 1/16
HB 136    Public Health - Adult and CBE Stem Cell Research Program
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 162    Baltimore City - Old Goucher Area - Human Services Programs - Prior
             Approval Required
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 2/14
HB 168 Children’s Trust Fund
          Chapter 80 - 4/11
HB 169 Procurement - Security Requirements
          Chapter 299 - 5/2
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 176    Health Insurance - Maryland Association Health Plan Act
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/14
HB 192    Health - Clinical Trials Data Bank
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 2/14
HB 195    Maryland Program Evaluation Act - Maryland Health Care Commission and
             the State Health Services Cost Review Commission
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/28
HB 196    State Board of Morticians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: Conference Committee Appointed ... - 4/6
HB 198    Procurement - Private Attorney Contracts - Requirements
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/28
HB 200    Health Insurance - Coverage for Hospitalization After Mastectomy
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 203    Joint Committee on Access to Mental Health Services - Membership
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 204 Assisted Living Program Facilities - Emergency Electrical Power Generator
          Chapter 452 - 5/16
HB 211    Commercial Law - Health Clubs - Defibrillators
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 239 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Agricultural Ombudsman
          Chapter 453 - 5/16
HB 243    Task Force on Indoor Air Quality in Educational Institutions
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/23
HB 270    Private Review Agents - Treatment Plan Form - Form Mandated by Another
             State
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 271    Life Insurance - Insurable Interests - Trustees, Partnerships, Limited
             Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 297    State Government - Diamondback Terrapin Day
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 3/30
HB 316    Task Force to Study Gubernatorial Succession in Maryland
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/21
HB 319    Health - Advance Directives - Registry - Drivers’ Licenses and Identification
             Cards
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 322 Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
          Chapter 222 - 5/2
184                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 324 State Government - Commemorative Days - Asian Lunar New Year Day
          Chapter 310 - 5/2
HB 327    Nursing Facilities - Electronic Monitoring
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/21
HB 331    Procurement - Minority Business Enterprise Program - Policy Statements
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 2/14
HB 342 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Public Awareness and Outreach
             - Hepatitis C Virus and Organ, Tissue, and Eye Donation
          Chapter 457 - 5/16
HB 367 Family Law - Unregistered Family Day Care Homes and Unlicensed Child
             Care Centers - Penalties
          Chapter 320 - 5/2
HB 375    Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/28
HB 394    Public Health - Mercury-Free Vaccines - Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/26
HB 425    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Portable Restrooms - Waterless
             Soap Dispensers
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/27
HB 441    Healthy Maryland Initiative
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations and Ways and
             Means - 1/27
HB 457    Procurement - St. Mary’s College of Maryland - Public Works Authority
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/21
HB 472    Anne Arundel County - Mental Health Advisory Committee
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/1
HB 492    State Board of Pharmacy - Registration of Pharmacy Technicians
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 493    Pharmacy Benefits Managers Regulation Act of 2006
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 1/30
HB 507 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Folic Acid Supplement
             Distribution Program
          Chapter 328 - 5/2
HB 549 Health Insurance - Private Review Agents - Emergency Inpatient and
             Residential Crisis Services Admission Determinations
          Chapter 331 - 5/2
HB 556 Correctional Services - Maryland Correctional Enterprises - Open Market
             Sales - Food Service
          Chapter 332 - 5/2
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 557 Maryland Register - Filing and Publishing Requirements
          Chapter 92 - 4/11
HB 568    Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities - Grant Program and
             Funding
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations and
             Appropriations - 2/1
HB 574    Health Insurance - Credentialing and Recredentialing of Health Care
             Providers
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 577    Health Insurance - Small Group Market - Self-Employed Individuals and Sole
             Proprietors
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 581 Education - Tuition Assistance Program for Firemen and Rescue Squad
             Members - Renaming
          Chapter 254 - 5/2
HB 584    Long-Term Care Insurance - Premium Increase - Refund of Premiums Paid
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 592    Health Care Decisions Act - Advance Directives - Selection of Health Care
             Agent and Treatment Preferences
          Senate: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/7
HB 608    Joint Legislative Task Force on Small Group Market Health Insurance -
             Report and Modification of Duties
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 614    State Government - Maryland Children’s Day
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/2
HB 626    Prescription Safety Act
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/2
HB 647    Health Services Cost Review Commission - Report on Hospital Charges
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 663    Procurement - Contract Claim Disputes - Alternative Dispute Resolution Pilot
             Program
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/7
HB 677    Hospital Patient Safety and Awareness Act
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/6
HB 681    Maryland Commission for Men’s Health
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 688 Procurement - Small Business Reserve Program - Reporting
          Chapter 342 - 5/2
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 690 State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators - Study on
             Licensure and Board Membership
          Chapter 583 - 5/26
HB 697 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Kidney Disease Program -
             Eligibility Requirements
          Chapter 344 - 5/2
HB 698 Open Meetings Act - Administrative Function - Reporting Requirement
          Chapter 584 - 5/26
HB 702 Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Senior Prescription Drug Assistance
             Program
          Chapter 345 - 5/2
HB 714 State Board of Dental Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Chapter 469 - 5/16
HB 718    Health Insurance - Nonemergency Helicopter Transportation - Balance
             Billing Prohibited
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/6
HB 719    Long-Term Care Inspection Program
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 737    Health Insurance - Individual Health Benefit Plans - Pregnancy Coverage
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/7
HB 750    Health Insurance - Insurance Producers That Sell Medicare Part D
             Prescription Drug Coverage - Limitations on Sale of Other Insurance
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 770 Emergency Management - Emergency Plans for Human Service Facilities
          Chapter 472 - 5/16
HB 771 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Therapeutic Behavioral Services
             - Rate Adequacy Study
          Chapter 351 - 5/2
HB 772    Open Meetings Act - Scope - Administrative Function
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 2/28
HB 805    Procurement - Minority Business Enterprise Participation
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/8
HB 813 Contracts for Residential Child Care Programs
          Chapter 355 - 5/2
HB 819 Procurement - eMaryland Marketplace
          Chapter 274 - 5/2
HB 822    Health - Maryland Medbank Program - Sunset Repeal
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 826 Assisted Living Programs - Services Disclosure Statement
          Chapter 356 - 5/2
HB 828    Public Health - Licensed Pharmacists - Contraception Dispensing Program
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/8
HB 831    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Reportable Incidents of Injury
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 843    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
             Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
          Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 848    Oral Health Safety Net Program
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/8
HB 851 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Adult Sickle Cell Anemia -
             Study
          Chapter 358 - 5/2
HB 863    Prescription Drugs - Preferred Drug List - Price
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/24
HB 868 Health Insurance - Participation of Health Care Providers on Provider Panels
             - Workers’ Compensation Services
          Chapter 476 - 5/16
HB 869 Procurement - Minority Business Participation
          Chapter 359 - 5/2
HB 882    Health Insurance - Continuation of Coverage for Adult Children
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/25
HB 883 Procurement - Percentage Price Preference - Locally Grown Foods
          Chapter 360 - 5/2
HB 896    Health Maintenance Organizations - Payment of Noncontracting Health Care
             Providers
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/8
HB 897    Health Insurance - Contracts of Carriers with Providers, Ambulatory Surgical
             Facilities, or Hospitals - Prohibited Provisions
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 900    Residential Child Care Programs - Standards for Staff and System for
             Outcomes Evaluation
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/6
HB 955 State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists - Licenses and
             Certificates - Reciprocity
          Chapter 364 - 5/2
HB 957 Maryland Polysomnography Act
          Chapter 595 - 5/26
188                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 958    Public Health - Abortion - Parental Notice
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 4/4
HB 966    Hospitals and Nursing Facilities - Health Care-Associated Infections
             Prevention and Control Program
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/25
HB 989    Health - Medical Laboratories - Required Testing
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 1003 Health Insurance - Carrier Provider Panels - Participation by Providers
          Chapter 597 - 5/26
HB 1010 Nursing Homes - Health Care Quality Disclosure Form - Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/9
HB 1014 State Board of Dental Examiners - Facilities with Needy Populations -
             Waiver of General Supervision Requirements
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/7
HB 1015 Maryland Health Care Commission - Certificate of Need - Health Care
             Facilities
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1034 Civil Rights Preservation Act of 2006
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/9
HB 1036 Assisted Living Programs - Prohibited Acts, Penalties, and Quality Account
          Chapter 478 - 5/16
HB 1038 Personal Care Providers - Registry and Training
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1040 Task Force to Study Uncompensated Health Care in Maryland
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 1052 Tobacco Product Manufacturers - Master Settlement Agreement - Definitions
             - Modifications
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1061 Health Insurance - Disabled Individuals - Eligibility for the Maryland Health
             Insurance Plan
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/9
HB 1062 State Board of Massage Therapy Examiners - Licensure, Registration, and
             Regulation
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/9
HB 1070 Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Women in Military Service
             Monument
          Chapter 282 - 5/2
HB 1079 Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medically Based Child Care Centers
             - Reimbursement
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/9
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1080 State Board of Nursing - Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Medication Technicians,
             and Electrologists - Licensing and Regulation
          Chapter 481 - 5/16
HB 1081 Health Insurance - Prompt Payment of Claims by Carriers - Clean Claims
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1087 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Minority and Local Small
             Business Enterprise Programs PG/MC 119-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/25
HB 1105 Hospitals - Certificate of Need and Rate-Setting - High Performance
             Buildings
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Finance - 4/3
HB 1118 Community Health Resources Commission Fund - Mental Health and
             Substance Abuse Services
          Chapter 378 - 5/2
HB 1121 Health Insurance Premium Subsidy Program
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1124 Urgent Care Centers - Membership Programs - Regulation and Registration
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/25
HB 1127 Statewide Commission on the Shortage in the Health Care Workforce
          Chapter 379 - 5/2
HB 1129 Vulnerable Adults - Home Care Providers - Registration and Regulation
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1145 State Board of Dietetic Practice - Licensing Provisions - Changes
          Chapter 382 - 5/2
HB 1149 State Board of Nursing - Electrologists - License Renewal and Discipline
          Chapter 482 - 5/16
HB 1152 Maryland Universal Health Care Plan
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/21
HB 1154 Access to Public Records - Permissible Denials of Records Created by
             Applicant or Previously Provided to Applicant
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1164 Maryland Trauma Physician Services Fund - Reimbursement Rates - Grants
          Chapter 484 - 5/16
HB 1169 Health Insurance - Assignment of Benefits
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1190 Prescription Drug Safety Act
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1209 Health Insurance - Small Group Market - Small Employer - Size of Employee
             Group
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/7
190                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1226 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Tanning Facilities - Licensing
             and Regulation
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1240 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Minority Business Enterprise
             Programs - Sunset Extension PG/MC 104-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/21
HB 1243 Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene - Local Health Department
             Volunteers
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 1244 State Government - Maryland Flag Day
          Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 1256 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - Local Small Business
             Enterprise Program - Eligibility Criteria PG/MC 105-06
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/21
HB 1281 Public Safety - Emergency Management Advisory Council -
             Recommendations for Care of Domestic Animals During Emergency
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 1283 Vehicle Laws - Baltimore County - Tow Truck Operating Licenses
          Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 1285 Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities - Suspicious or Unusual
             Deaths - Notice or Report
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1286 Health - General - Residential Treatment Centers - Required Notice
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1287 Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 1293 Procurement - Maryland Port Administration - Exemption
          House: First Reading Environmental Matters and Health and Government
             Operations - 2/10
HB 1295 Health Occupations - Cultural Competency Workgroup
          Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
             - 4/7
HB 1318 Health Occupations - State Board of Nursing - Criminal History Records
             Checks
          Chapter 390 - 5/2
HB 1322 Assisted Living Programs - Licensure
          Chapter 391 - 5/2
HB 1328 Dentists and Dental Hygienists - General Supervision - Practice Requirements
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/7
House Standing Committees                                                      191

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1329 Maryland Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language
             Pathologists Act - Revision
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1330 Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee - Membership, Staffing, and
             Reimbursement
          Chapter 440 - 5/16
HB 1335 English Language - Formal Recognition
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 4/4
HB 1337 Baltimore County - English Language - Formal Recognition
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 4/4
HB 1339 Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Long-Term Care - Community
             Choice Program - Participation, Location, and Termination
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1340 Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medical Day Care - Reimbursement
             Rates
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1342 Long-Term Care Planning Act of 2006
          Chapter 492 - 5/16
HB 1378 State Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists - Appraisal - Defined
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1384 Nursing Facilities - Quality Assessment - Medicaid Reimbursement
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 1386 Insurance - Viatical Settlements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1389 Disclosure of Medical Records - Investigations - Fee
          Chapter 495 - 5/16
HB 1404 State Board of Pharmacy - Disciplinary Grounds - Refusal to Dispense
             Prescription
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1405 Health Insurance - Coverage for Part-Time Students With Disabilities
          Chapter 395 - 5/2
HB 1412 Health Insurance - Small Group Market - Internet-Based Intermediary Pilot
             Program
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1416 Consumer Health Open Insurance Coverage Act of 2006
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1420 Health Facilities - Certificates of Need - Repeal
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
192                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1422 Health Services Cost Review Commission - Repeal - Study of Alternative
             Financing of Uncompensated and Undercompensated Care
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1428 State Government - Commemorative Months - Black History Months
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1440 Hospitals - Open Heart Surgery
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1455 Cultural Competency and Health Outcomes - Pilot Program
          Chapter 497 - 5/16
HB 1457 Maryland Service Animal Act
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1459 Health Occupations - Pharmacists - Return of Unfilled Prescriptions to Retail
             Customers - Required
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1462 Human Cloning Prohibition Act of 2006
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/10
HB 1464 Procurement - Public Facility Construction - Delayed Completion Damages
             Formula
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/22
HB 1465 Procurement - Public Facility Construction - Liquidated Damages - Reduction
             Prohibited
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1467 Maryland Cares
          Chapter 400 - 5/2
HB 1471 Procurement - State-Owned Vehicles - Hybrid Vehicles
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1472 Office of Group Home Licensing and Monitoring - Group Home Standards
             Registry - Reporting Requirements
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/14
HB 1476 Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1497 Health Insurance - Coverage for Services Following a Mastectomy or
             Surgical Removal of a Testicle
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1510 Public-Private Partnership for Health Coverage for All Marylanders
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/21
HB 1515 Public Safety - Volunteer Company Assistance Fund - Grants and Loans
          Chapter 622 - 5/26
HB 1538 Procurement - Small Business Reserve Program - Eligibility
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/25
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Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1548 Task Force to Promote Nonviolent and Peaceful Ways to Resolve Conflict
          House: Rereferred to Health and Government Operations - 4/6
HB 1549 Medical Assistance Programs - Long-Term Care Services
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 1550 Involuntary Admission Hearings - Procedure
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/25
HB 1560 State Board of Dental Examiners - Waiver of Education Requirements -
             Pediatric Specialists - Repeal
          Chapter 624 - 5/26
HB 1565 Health Insurance - Participation of Providers on Multiple Provider Panels
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 3/20
HB 1569 State Board of Pharmacy - Revocation of License - Sale of Drug Different
             from that Ordered
          Chapter 408 - 5/2
HB 1570 State Board of Morticians - Apprentices - Licensing Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/27
HB 1574 Medicaid Advisory Committee - Medical Assistance Program - Amendments
             and Waiver Applications
          Chapter 501 - 5/16
HB 1594 Benefits and Services for Individuals Who Are Incarcerated or
             Institutionalized - Work Group Report
          Chapter 628 - 5/26
HB 1604 Maryland Health Care Commission and Health Services Cost Review
             Commission - Administrative Costs
          Chapter 107 - 4/11
HB 1610 Procurement - Small Business Reserve Program - Disabled Veteran-Owned
             Small Businesses
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/6
HB 1625 State Government - Public Records - Personal Information About Individuals
             with Disabilities
          Chapter 412 - 5/2
HB 1627 Task Force to Study the Quality of Health Care for Children and Youth with
             Special Health Care Needs in Maryland
          House: Withdrawn by Health and Government Operations - 4/7
HB 1633 Department of Aging - Assisted Living Program Subsidies - Rate Setting
             Authority
          Chapter 413 - 5/2
HB 1655 Washington County Health Officer - Civil Citations
          Chapter 414 - 5/2
194                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
HB 1668 State Police Helicopter Replacement Fund and Volunteer Company
             Assistance Fund - Moving Violations - Surcharges
          Chapter 416 - 5/2
HB 1676 Lead Poisoning - Lead Testing
          Chapter 418 - 5/2
HB 1679 Maryland Health Care Commission - Atlantic C-PORT II Trial: Non-Primary
             Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Study
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/8
HB 1689 Prescription Drug Repository Program
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1691 Maryland Health Care Commission - Racial Variations Data -
             Nondiscrimination in Health Insurance
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/13
HB 1699 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Cost of Dispensing Prescription
             Drugs - Study
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/13
HB 1701 Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program - Rebates - Special Fund
          Chapter 503 - 5/16
HB 1717 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - On-Farm Home Processing
             Facility - License and Fee
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1719 State Government - Maryland Veterans Commission - Membership
          Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 4/7
SB 32     State of Emergency - Health Care Practitioners - Licensing, Certifying, and
             Credentialing
          Chapter 505 - 5/26
SB 54     State-Owned Vehicles - State Fleet Biodiesel Fuel Usage Act of 2006
          Chapter 425 - 5/16
SB 60     Joint Legislative Task Force on Universal Access to Quality and Affordable
             Health Care - Extension and Modifications
          Chapter 21 - 4/6
SB 61     Health - Maryland Medbank Program - Sunset Repeal
          Chapter 22 - 4/6
SB 89     State Government - Commemorative Days - Asian Lunar New Year Day
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 102    Health Care Facilities and Laboratories - Accreditation Organizations and
             Deeming
          Chapter 232 - 5/2
SB 103    Department of Aging - Continuing Care Contracts
          Chapter 113 - 4/25
House Standing Committees                                                          195

Health and Government Operations (continued)
SB 108    Emergency Medical Services Providers - Licensing and Certification - Repeal
             of Obsolete Provisions
          Chapter 68 - 4/11
SB 117    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Office of the Inspector General -
             Health Program Integrity and Recovery Act
          Chapter 70 - 4/11
SB 118    Department of Aging - Senior Citizen Activities Center Operating Fund
          Chapter 71 - 4/11
SB 135    Hospitals - Comparable Evaluation System - Health Care-Associated
             Infection Information
          Chapter 42 - 4/8
SB 137    Harford County - Injury Reports
          Chapter 237 - 5/2
SB 142    Health Care Providers - Disclosures of Mental Health Records - Subpoenas
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/24
SB 144    Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006
          Chapter 19 - 4/6
SB 152    State Board of Morticians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/5
SB 157    Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs - Revisions
          Chapter 238 - 5/2
SB 158    Private Review Agents - Treatment Plan Form - Form Mandated by Another
             State
          Chapter 43 - 4/8
SB 197    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Umbilical Cord Blood Donation
             - Educational Materials
          Chapter 240 - 5/2
SB 230    Higher Education - Nurse Support Program Assistance Fund - Hospital Rates
          Chapter 221 - 5/2
SB 236    Health - Advance Directives - Registry - Drivers’ Licenses and Identification
             Cards
          Chapter 223 - 5/2
SB 281    Discount Medical Plan Organizations and Discount Drug Plan Organizations
             - Registration and Regulation
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 282    Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Plan Independence, Board Composition,
             and Regulation
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
196                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
SB 283    Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Senior Prescription Drug Assistance
             Program
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 284    Health Insurance - Maryland Health Insurance Plan - Authority
          Chapter 242 - 5/2
SB 300    Life Insurance - Insurable Interests - Trustees, Partnerships, Limited
             Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
          Chapter 516 - 5/26
SB 325    Joint Legislative Task Force on Small Group Market Health Insurance -
             Report and Modification of Duties
          Chapter 26 - 4/6
SB 332    Secretary of State - Notary Public - Fees
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 2/24
SB 333    Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
          Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 336    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Disease Prevention - Hepatitis C
             Virus
          Chapter 249 - 5/2
SB 345    Physicians - Unauthorized Practice of Medicine - Penalty
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/10
SB 365    Public Health - Mercury-Free Vaccines - Requirements
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/21
SB 369    Health Care Decisions Act - Advance Directives - Selection of Health Care
             Agent and Treatment Preferences
          Chapter 522 - 5/26
SB 371    State Board of Pharmacy - Registration of Pharmacy Technicians
          Chapter 523 - 5/26
SB 375    Health - General - Residential Treatment Centers - Required Notice
          Chapter 432 - 5/16
SB 380    Health Services Cost Review Commission - Report on Hospital Charges
          Chapter 48 - 4/8
SB 381    Consent Provisions - Minors - Mental or Emotional Disorder
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/6
SB 385    Assisted Living Program Facilities - Emergency Electrical Power Generator
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 391    Procurement - Security Requirements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 398    State Board of Physicians - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/17
House Standing Committees                                                         197

Health and Government Operations (continued)
SB 405    State Board of Nursing - Electrologists - License Renewal and Discipline
          Chapter 49 - 4/8
SB 406    Open Meetings Act - Administrative Function - Reporting Requirement
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 418    Joint Committee on Access to Mental Health Services - Membership
          Chapter 50 - 4/8
SB 437    Maryland Public Broadcasting Commission - Donor Information -
             Confidentiality
          Chapter 525 - 5/26
SB 440    Education - Tuition Assistance Program for Firemen and Rescue Squad
             Members - Renaming
          Chapter 253 - 5/2
SB 447    Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and
             Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment
          Chapter 256 - 5/2
SB 449    State Board of Nursing - Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Medication Technicians,
             and Electrologists - Licensing and Regulation
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 491    Health Insurance - Coverage for Home Visits After Mastectomy or Surgical
             Removal of a Testicle - Repeal of Sunset
          Chapter 259 - 5/2
SB 516    State Government - Administrative Procedure Act - Scope of Judicial Review
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 534    Act of Terrorism - Determination Whether Criminal Act or Act of War
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 565    State Board of Dental Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 579    Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medical Day Care - Reimbursement
             Rates
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/26
SB 624    Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Prescriptions
          Chapter 264 - 5/2
SB 636    Health Insurance - Credentialing and Recredentialing of Health Care
             Providers
          Chapter 54 - 4/8
SB 644    Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Medically Based Child Care Centers
             - Reimbursement
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/21
198                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Health and Government Operations (continued)
SB 649    Oral Health Safety Net Program
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/25
SB 686    Health Insurance - Carrier Provider Panels - Participation by Providers
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 689    Insurance - Viatical Settlements
          Chapter 146 - 4/25
SB 715    Personal Assistance Services Advisory Committee - Duties
          House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 4/4
SB 728    Telemedicine - Use and Reimbursement - Study
          Chapter 266 - 5/2
SB 734    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Reportable Incidents of Injury
          Chapter 268 - 5/2
SB 748    Psychiatric Residential Treatment Demonstration Waiver Application
          Chapter 438 - 5/16
SB 754    Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
          Chapter 536 - 5/26
SB 769    Health Occupations - State Board of Nursing - Criminal History Records
             Checks
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 770    Air Ambulance Services - Study
          Chapter 272 - 5/2
SB 771    Maryland Medicaid Advisory Committee - Membership, Staffing, and
             Reimbursement
          Chapter 439 - 5/16
SB 773    Maryland Audiologists, Hearing Aid Dispensers, and Speech-Language
             Pathologists Act - Revision
          House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 794    Procurement - eMaryland Marketplace
          Chapter 273 - 5/2
SB 797    Tobacco Product Manufacturers - Master Settlement Agreement - Definitions
             - Modifications
          Chapter 538 - 5/26
SB 805    State Board of Social Work Examiners - Various Licensing and Regulatory
             Requirements
          Chapter 539 - 5/26
SB 810    Residential Child Care Programs - Corporate Responsibility and Governance
          Chapter 275 - 5/2
SB 818    Health Occupations - Physician Assistants - Delegation Agreements
          Chapter 540 - 5/26
House Standing Committees                                                            199

Health and Government Operations (continued)
SB 822    Contracts for Residential Child Care Programs
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 824    Maryland Commission for Men’s Health
          Chapter 442 - 5/16
SB 832    Maryland Health Care Commission - Certificate of Need - Health Care
             Facilities
          Chapter 541 - 5/26
SB 884    Procurement - Minority Business Participation
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 896    Commission on the Establishment of a Maryland Women in Military Service
             Monument
          Chapter 281 - 5/2
SB 960    Benefits and Services for Individuals Who Are Incarcerated or
             Institutionalized - Work Group Report
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 989    Task Force to Promote Nonviolent and Peaceful Ways to Resolve Conflict
          House: Rereferred to Health and Government Operations - 4/6
SB 1040 State Government - Public Records - Personal Information About Individuals
             with Disabilities
          Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1043 Maryland Health Care Commission - Racial and Ethnic Variations Data -
             Nondiscrimination in Health Insurance
          House: First Reading Health and Government Operations - 3/31
SB 1049 Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - On-Farm Home Processing
             Facility - License and Fee
          Chapter 286 - 5/2
SB 1059 Prescription Drug Repository Program
          Chapter 287 - 5/2
SB 1065 Revenue Stabilization Account - Fund Transfer - Prince George’s County
          Chapter 288 - 5/2
SB 1075 Gubernatorial Appointment of Cabinet Secretaries
          Vetoed - Policy - 4/8
SB 1086 Health Insurance - Contracts of Carriers with Providers, Ambulatory Surgical
             Facilities, or Hospitals - Prohibited Provisions
          Chapter 554 - 5/26
Judiciary
HB 4        Sexual Offenders - Supervision, Notifications, and Penalties
            Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 11       Crimes - Inflicting Unnecessary Suffering or Pain on Animals - Prohibition
            Chapter 448 - 5/16
200                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judiciary (continued)
HB 12      Repeal of Procedure on Shell Casing Information - Timing of Report on
              Personalized Handgun Technology
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/11
HB 13      Law Enforcement Agencies - Prohibition Against Arrest and Citation Quotas
           Chapter 151 - 4/25
HB 14      Handgun Safety Devices - Repeal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/11
HB 15      Juvenile Law - Juvenile Court Jurisdiction
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/3
HB 16      Cecil County - Representation of Indigent Defendants - Appointment of
              Public Defender
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 21      Crimes - Assault on an Educator - Penalties
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 28      Common Sense Food Consumption Act
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/13
HB 29      Criminal Procedure - Custodial Interrogation - Capital Offenses - Electronic
              Recordation
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 41      Controlled Dangerous Substances - Pseudoephedrine Products
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 48      Maryland’s Marriage Protection Act
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/3
HB 54      Crimes - Video and Computer Games Rated “For Adults Only” - Prohibition
              on Sale, Display, or Rental to Minor
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 2/13
HB 59      Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Child Abuse
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 60      Crimes - Visual Surveillance of Private Area of an Individual
           Chapter 292 - 5/2
HB 61      Criminal Procedure - Crimes of Violence - Sexual Abuse of a Child
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/11
HB 64      Criminal Procedure - Expungement of Police Records - Arrest Without
              Charge - Automatic
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 69      Drug Free Zones - Community or Recreation Centers
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 73      Department of Juvenile Services - Placement of Children - Home County
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/3
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 75      Consumer Protection - Sales and Rentals of Violent Video Games to Minors -
              Prohibited
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 77      Crimes - Broadcasting Visual Surveillance with Prurient Intent - Penalty
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/11
HB 81      Criminal Procedure - Media Coverage of Criminal Proceedings
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 82      Courts - Pleading Monetary Damages
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/13
HB 84      Court of Special Appeals - Right of Appeal from Circuit Court In Banc
           Chapter 421 - 5/2
HB 101 Somerset County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Chapter 155 - 4/25
HB 105 Anne Arundel County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary Increase
           Chapter 559 - 5/26
HB 107     Task Force on Administrative Compensation for Birth-Related Neurological
              Injury
           House: Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations - 3/24
HB 110     Criminal Law - Crime Against a Child or Vulnerable Adult - Penalty
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/3
HB 115 Somerset County - Deputy Sheriffs - Conditions of Employment
           Chapter 157 - 4/25
HB 118     Family Law - Marriage Licenses - Premarital Preparation Course
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 124     Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - Court-Ordered Use of Ignition
              Interlock System
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 125     Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - High Alcohol Concentration -
              Mandatory Ignition Interlock System
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 126     Vehicle Laws - Probation for Drunk Driving - Mandatory Use of Ignition
              Interlock System
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 145     Family Law - Child Support - Modification Hearing
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 152     Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Bodily Fluids
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 160     Criminal Procedure - Review of Mandatory Minimum Sentences -
              Retroactive Effect
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 181     Sex Offenders - Electronic Tracking and Movement Restrictions - Penalties
              for Violating Registration Requirements
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 182     Baltimore City - Special Traffic Enforcement Officers - Jurisdiction and
              Requirements
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 183 Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance - Sexual Abuse of a Minor
           Chapter 300 - 5/2
HB 184     Marriage - License Application - Government Issued Photo Identification
              Card Required
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 185     Marriage - Confidential Communications - Child Abuse or Sexual Crime
              Involving a Minor Victim
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/19
HB 186     Courts - Jury Duty - Payment to Jurors
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 188     Probation or Work Release - Controlled Dangerous Substance or Alcohol
              Testing - Chemist or Analyst as Witness
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/13
HB 214 Assault Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Correctional Officer
           Chapter 305 - 5/2
HB 217     Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - License Suspension Modification
              or License Restriction - Additional Qualifying Circumstances
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/27
HB 237     Right of Appeal - Violation of Probation - On the Record
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/13
HB 238     District Court - Violation of Probation - Notice or Warrant
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 241     Criminal Procedure - Sex Offenders - Electronic Tracking Bracelets
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 254     Courts - Interest Rate on Judgments
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 272 Child Support Enforcement - Affidavit of Support
           Chapter 307 - 5/2
HB 273 Juvenile Services - State Comprehensive Juvenile Justice 3-Year Plan
           Chapter 86 - 4/11
HB 274     Criminal Procedure - Evidence - Admissibility of DNA Profiles
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/10
HB 290     Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses by Health Care Practitioners
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 291 Howard County - Marriage License Fee - Increase Ho. Co. 18-06
           Chapter 566 - 5/26
HB 302     Courts - Gambling Treatment Programs
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 304     Sexual Offender Compliance and Enforcement in Maryland Act
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 306     Maryland Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 310 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Young Drivers - License Suspension
           Chapter 220 - 5/2
HB 320     Crimes - Victim and Witness Intimidation
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 323     Court Records - Names and Identities of Victims and Witnesses - Remote
              Access
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 325 Department of State Police - Protective Body Armor Fund - Transfer to the
              Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention
           Chapter 311 - 5/2
HB 334 Family Law - Adoption Search, Contact, and Reunion Services - Relatives
              and Members of the Adoptive Family
           Chapter 312 - 5/2
HB 343     Armed Criminal Lockup Act
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/26
HB 344     Serial Murder Death Penalty Act
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/26
HB 345 Caroline County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salaries
           Chapter 315 - 5/2
HB 352 Talbot County - Recall of Former Judge for Temporary Assignment -
              Eligibility
           Chapter 569 - 5/26
HB 353 Teachers and School Administrators - Sexual Contact with Students -
              Prohibition
           Chapter 317 - 5/2
HB 361     Criminal Law - Sexual Act - Definition
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 362     Baltimore City - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Baltimore Public
              Markets Corporation
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/24
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 371     Estates and Trusts - Information Provided to Register of Wills - Payment of
              Inheritance Tax
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 372     Estates - Use of Property Tax Assessment for Valuation of Real and
              Leasehold Property - Repeal
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 377     Criminal Procedure - Restitution - Application of Provisions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 378     Crimes - Restitution - Victims and Payments
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 379     Public Safety - Wearing or Carrying a Dangerous Weapon - Exceptions
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 380     Constitutional Amendment - Bribery of a Public Official - Immunity
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 381     Criminal Law - Burglary - Fines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 382     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Public Employees
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 383     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Immunity
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 384     Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan Elections
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 385     Circuit Court Judges - Election and Tenure
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 386     Crimes - Caregiver Convicted of Identity Fraud - Prohibition Against
              Contracting with Vulnerable Adult
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 387     Crimes - False Report Causing Issuance of AMBER Alert
           Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
HB 389     Civil Liability - AMBER Alert Dissemination - Immunity for Media and
              Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers
           Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
HB 390     Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan General Elections
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/26
HB 393     Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan Elections
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 405     Gun Shops - Security Requirements for Regulated Firearms
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/27
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 407     Commercial Law - Personal and Business Documents - Authentication
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 408     Crimes - Driver Causing Damage After Refusal to Obey Law Enforcement
              Officer’s Signal to Stop - Penalties
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 410     Controlled Dangerous Substance Offenses - Subsequent Offender Penalties -
              Incarceration in Another Jurisdiction
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/27
HB 413 Civil Jury Trials - Amount in Controversy
           Chapter 422 - 5/2
HB 414     Criminal Procedure - Custodial Interrogation - Electronic Recordation
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/7
HB 417     Vehicle Laws - Fatality or Life-Threatening Injury - Tests for Alcohol, Drugs,
              or Controlled Dangerous Substances
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 423     Local Correctional Facilities - Judicial Authorization of Immediate Work
              Release
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 427 Courts - Jury Trials in Civil Actions - Amount in Controversy
           Chapter 575 - 5/26
HB 432     Correctional Services - Adoption of Rules and Other Statements
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 434     Crimes - Committing Crime of Violence in Presence of Minor - Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/13
HB 435     Family Law - Denial of Custody or Visitation - Murder Convictions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 438     Baltimore City - Automatic Expungement of Records - Arrest Without
              Charge
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 451     Police Officer Protection Act of 2006
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 1/27
HB 452     Family Law - Property Disposition in Annulment or Divorce - Transfer of
              Real Property
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 453 Child Support - Settlement of Arrearages - Best Interest of the Child
           Chapter 326 - 5/2
HB 455     Family Law - Child Support - Deviation from Child Support Guidelines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
206                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judiciary (continued)
HB 456     Correctional and Juvenile Facilities - Contact with Inmates and Juveniles -
              Penalties
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/3
HB 467     Wicomico County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 474 Crimes - Controlled Dangerous Substances - Restitution for Cleanup Costs
           Chapter 327 - 5/2
HB 475 Correctional Services - Correctional Units - Mutual Aid Agreements
           Chapter 91 - 4/11
HB 486     Lawyers - Solicitation of Clients - Prohibition on Written Communications
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 497     Criminal Procedure - Money as Contraband - Premises Used for Prostitution
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 498     Criminal Law - False Statements Made During an Investigation - Prohibition
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 501     Cecil County - Circuit Court - County Administrative Judge
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 514     Criminal Procedure - Supervised Probation - Exemptions from Program and
              Supervision Fees
           Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 520     Alcoholic Beverages - Underage Consumption
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 524 Criminal Offenses - Driving Without a License - Arrest and Penalties
           Chapter 329 - 5/2
HB 525 Vehicle Laws - Administrative Per Se Offenses - High Alcohol Concentration
              or Test Refusal - Ignition Interlock System - Suspension Modifications
              and Restrictive Licenses
           Chapter 461 - 5/16
HB 529     Declaration of Rights - Right to Keep and Bear Arms
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/1
HB 530     Crimes - Sexual Offense Against Minor Committed on School Grounds or in
              a Recreation Area - Penalties
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 540     Local Correctional Facilities - Diminution Credits - Good Conduct
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 541     Evidence - Separate Act of Sexual Misconduct Involving a Minor -
              Admissibility
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 545     Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - Mandatory Use of Ignition
              Interlock System for a First Conviction
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 546     Estates and Trusts - Transfers to Minors - Joint Custodians
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 547     Family Law - Child Support - Actual Income
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 550     Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Criminal Negligence
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/1
HB 587     Crimes - Use or Attempted Use of Stun Gun on Law Enforcement Officer -
              Prohibition
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 589     Protection of Persons and Property - Immunity
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 604     Juvenile Law - Truancy
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/10
HB 606 Baltimore County Historical Trust - Distribution of Marriage Ceremony Fee
           Chapter 582 - 5/26
HB 609 Charles County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Chapter 183 - 4/25
HB 616 Vehicle Law - Recording Illegal Activity
           Chapter 335 - 5/2
HB 620     Alcoholic Beverage Violations - Drivers’ Licenses and Driving Privileges -
              Suspensions
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 632     Public Records - Victim and Witness Information - Remote Access and
              Electronic Copying
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/27
HB 637     Crimes - Unauthorized Possession of Contraband - Place of Confinement
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 639     Corrections - First Degree Murder - Minimum Sentence
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/2
HB 644     Drunk and Drugged Driving - Refusal to Take a Blood or Breath Test -
              Prohibition
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/6
HB 645     Estates and Trusts - Fiduciaries - Directions from Advisors
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 646     Stay of Enforcement of Appellate Decision
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/10
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 648     Family Law - Child Support - Health Insurance
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 653 Juvenile Law - Informal Adjustment - Substance Abuse Treatment Program
           Chapter 465 - 5/16
HB 654 Family Law - Child Support - Settlement of Arrearages
           Chapter 337 - 5/2
HB 655     Criminal Procedure - Prostitution and Pandering - Seizure and Forfeiture
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 656 Criminal Procedure - Defendant with an Alcohol or Drug Dependency -
              Commitment Procedures
           Chapter 338 - 5/2
HB 658     Criminal Procedure - Criminal Justice Information System - Criminal Justice
              Unit
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 660     Criminal Law - Use of Firearm in Commission of Crime
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/2
HB 661     Driving While Impaired and Refusal to Take a Blood or Breath Test - Points
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/6
HB 662     Crimes - Owning, Operating, or Conducting Business with a “Chop Shop” -
              Penalties
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 666 Department of Natural Resources - Vessels - Reckless Operation -
              Subsequent Offenders
           Chapter 148 - 4/25
HB 668 Carroll County - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Inclusion of Specified
              Nonprofit Entities
           Chapter 186 - 4/25
HB 672     Criminal Law - Criminal Gang Offenses - Abatement of Criminal Gang
              Activity as a Nuisance
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 675     Alcohol- or Drug-Related Crimes - Prohibitions Against Causing Serious
              Physical Injury
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/6
HB 680 Dorchester County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Chapter 341 - 5/2
HB 686 Delinquency Prevention and Diversion Services Task Force
           Chapter 466 - 5/16
HB 692     Criminal Procedure - Identity Fraud - Seizure and Forfeiture
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 700 Family Law - Court-Appointed Lawyer for Child
           Chapter 467 - 5/16
HB 704 Criminal Law - Prohibition Against Wild Animals
           Chapter 468 - 5/16
HB 706     Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Sexual Abuse of a Minor and
              Continuing Course of Conduct with a Child
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/6
HB 707 Crimes - Obscene Video Games - Prohibition on Sale, Display, or Rental to
              Minor
           Chapter 346 - 5/2
HB 708     Criminal Procedure - Process Against Limited Liability Companies -
              Summons, Service, and Execution
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 748     Vehicle Laws - Delinquent Motor Vehicle Theft Offenses - License
              Suspension
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 753     Petition for Guardianship of Disabled Person - Certificate of Competency by
              Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 754     Counties and Baltimore City - Inspectors General - Subpoena Power and
              Judicial Enforcement
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 767     Civil Actions - Limitations on Awards for Noneconomic Damages - Latent
              Diseases or Injuries
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 776     Family Law - Child Support - Active Duty Reserve Officers and Enlisted
              Reservists
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 781 Park Police of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
              - Identity Fraud and Notification of Investigations PG/MC 107-06
           Chapter 352 - 5/2
HB 789     Health Care Malpractice Claims - Certificates of Qualified Experts
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 790     Health Care Malpractice - Expression of Regret or Apology - Inadmissibility
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 795 Criminal Procedure - Criminal Defendants - Incompetency and Criminal
              Responsibility
           Chapter 353 - 5/2
HB 796     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Investigations
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
210                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judiciary (continued)
HB 797     Family Law - Child Abuse and Sexual Abuse Investigations - Use of
              Videotape
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 798     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Investigator’s Training
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 807     Criminal Procedure - Eyewitness Identification Evidence - Inadmissible -
              Exception
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/7
HB 809     Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/8
HB 816     Circuit Courts - Medical Injury - Medical Malpractice Administrative Review
              Board
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 821     Drunk and Drugged Driving and Homicide or Life-Threatening Injury by
              Motor Vehicle or Vessel Offenses - Probation Before Judgment
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/8
HB 823     Public Safety - Statewide DNA Data Base System
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 824     Domestic Violence - Protective Orders - Surrender of Firearms
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/8
HB 825     Alcoholic Beverage Violations - Drivers’ Licenses and Driving Privileges -
              Suspensions
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 835     Identification Numbers - Crimes - Penalties
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/8
HB 850 Crimes - Burial, Memorial Service, Funeral, or Funeral Procession
           Chapter 357 - 5/2
HB 871     Family Law - Divorce - Change of Surname of Child
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 872     Family Law - Child Abuse and Neglect - Multidisciplinary Teams
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 877     Judicial Discretion - Controlled Dangerous Substance Crimes - Minimum
              Penalties - Repeal
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 880     Juvenile Justice Monitoring Unit - Expansion of Jurisdiction
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 885     Motor Vehicles - Prohibition Against Allowing a Person Not Lawfully
              Present in the United States to Drive
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 895     Crime Stoppers Trust Fund
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 899     Vehicle Laws - Identification Cards and Drivers’ Licenses for Noncitizens of
              the United States - Photograph Requirements
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 913     Park Police of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
              - Enforcement Authority PG/MC 108-06
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/9
HB 915 Prince George’s County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges PG
              303-06
           Chapter 591 - 5/26
HB 924     Prince George’s County - Courts - Docketing Fee for Appearance of Counsel
              - Payment and Collection PG 312-06
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/10
HB 936     Health Care Malpractice - Damages - Periodic Payments
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 942     Restrictions on Sex Offenders - Residential Proximity to and Entering School
              and Park Property
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 947     Prince George’s County - Department of Juvenile Services - Counseling
              Program for Delinquent Children PG 320-06
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 948     Local State of Emergency - Prince George’s County - Reserve Sheriff’s
              Deputies PG 319-06
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 967     Stay of Enforcement of Final Appellate Decisions - Maryland Constitution
              and Declaration of Rights - State Statutes
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/10
HB 972     Real Property - Landlord Liability for Tortious Injury - Requirements
           House: Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters - 3/20
HB 973     Family Law - Criminal History Records Check Costs - Waiver for Volunteers
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 974     District Court - Jury Demand in Criminal Cases
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 975     Public Safety - Correctional Officers - Minimum Age
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 978 Permanency for Families and Children Act of 2005 - Revisions
           Chapter 365 - 5/2
HB 979     Task Force to Study Violent Crime
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 2/20
212                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judiciary (continued)
HB 982     Criminal Appeals - Right to Jury Trial
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 990     Evidence - Motor Vehicle Accidents - Recording Devices
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 996     Trafficking of Persons and Involuntary Servitude
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/9
HB 999     Business Occupations and Professions - Lawyers - Retainer Agreements
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 1000 Family Law - Divorce - Discussion of Postsecondary Education Expenses
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1024 Jury Selection and Service
           Chapter 372 - 5/2
HB 1029 Prince George’s County - Additional Fine for Auto Theft Convictions - Auto
              Theft and Vandalism Prevention Task Force PG 309-06
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1033 Frederick County - Courts - Filing Fee for Divorce Proceeding
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1051 Vehicle Laws - Fleeing or Eluding a Police Officer - Penalty and Forfeiture
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1056 Family Law - Domestic Violence - Address Confidentiality Program
           Chapter 374 - 5/2
HB 1057 Criminal Law - Reckless Endangerment - Use of a Motor Vehicle
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/9
HB 1058 Civil Action Reform Act of 2006
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 1059 Health Care Malpractice - Emergency Medical Care - Standard of Proof for
              Liability
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/9
HB 1067 Family Law - Court-Ordered Visitation - Preference of an Older Child
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1098 Criminal Law – “Meth Precursors” - Restrictions on Sale and Purchase
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1101 Identity Fraud Investigations - Notification - Motor Vehicle Administration
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/10
HB 1136 Circuit Courts - Medical Malpractice Division - Task Force
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 1140 Criminal Law - Crime of Violence in or near School - Penalties
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 1147 Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Extension of Time to File Action
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 1148 Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Statute of Limitations
           Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
HB 1150 Moving Violations - Death
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1155 Juvenile Law - Juvenile Court Jurisdiction - Motor Vehicle Theft
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 1161 Victim’s Rights - Leave to Appeal - Delinquent Acts
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1162 Women and Children’s Protection Act of 2006
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1163 Public Safety - Handgun Permits - Repeal of Finding Requirement
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1165 Criminal Law - Identity Fraud Victims - Judicial Determinations of
              Innocence and Victim Database
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1166 Bar Admission Requirements - Exemption - Representation Before Boards or
              Commissions on Common Ownership Communities
           Chapter 606 - 5/26
HB 1168 Uniform Postconviction Procedure Act - Time of Filing of Petition for Relief
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1172 Public Safety - Missing Persons - Reports and Investigations
           Chapter 485 - 5/16
HB 1175 Crimes - Knowing Sale or Issuance of False Identification Card or Document
              - Penalties
           Chapter 486 - 5/16
HB 1176 Crimes - Disclosure of Social Security Numbers - Penalties
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1191 Task Force on the Youth Homicide Rate in Baltimore City
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 2/20
HB 1193 Criminal Law - Possession of Child Pornography - Penalty
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/6
HB 1199 Task Force to Study the Feasibility of Establishing a Correctional Facility for
              the Incarceration and Treatment of Sex Offenders
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/25
HB 1201 Criminal Law - Identity Theft Passports
           Chapter 607 - 5/26
214                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Judiciary (continued)
HB 1210 Maryland Workplace Violence Protection Act of 2006
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 1213 Crimes - Commercial Depiction of Dogfight or Cockfight - Prohibition
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 1214 Health Care Malpractice - Emergency Medical Care - Good Samaritan
              Immunity
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1217 Criminal Law - Credit Card Crimes - Use of Affidavit by Credit Cardholder
              in Criminal Case or Juvenile Proceeding
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1218 Vehicle Laws - Driving While License Suspended - Causing Bodily Injury or
              Death
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1225 Criminal Law - Crimes Against the Elderly - Prohibition
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1249 Criminal Law - Prohibition on Prerecorded Emergency Messages -
              Exceptions
           Chapter 386 - 5/2
HB 1250 Criminal Procedure - Conditions of Probation - Protective Orders
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1257 Juvenile Law - Competency - Services
           Chapter 387 - 5/2
HB 1264 Child Support Enforcement - Child Support Payment Incentive Program
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 1267 Public Safety - Correctional Institutions - Inmate Telephone Contracts and
              Welfare Funds
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 4/10
HB 1278 Child Abuse and Neglect - Disclosure of Information
           Senate: Withdrawn by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 1279 Courts - Service of Process - Motor Vehicle Administration as Agent for
              Nonresident Driver
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 4/7
HB 1282 Education - Public Schools - Trespass
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 1292 Ferret Protection Act
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1301 Telephone Privacy Act of 2006
           Chapter 491 - 5/16
HB 1313 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offender Penalties - Notice
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 1315 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Repeat Offenders - Special Registration Plates
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 2/27
HB 1332 Supersedeas Bonds - Expedited Appeal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1333 Supersedeas Bonds - Limitation on Amount and Expedited Appeal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1343 Jury Service Reforms
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1353 Family Law - Foster Care - Secondhand Smoke Exposure
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/13
HB 1363 Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Automatic
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 1367 Maryland Assault Weapons Ban of 2006
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1369 Public Safety - Handgun Identification Requirements - Alternative Means of
              Compliance
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1372 Task Force on Child Custody Decisions
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
HB 1376 Correctional Services - Offender Rehabilitation and Reentry Pilot Program
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/23
HB 1379 Crimes of Violence - Parole
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1382 Regulated Firearms - License Issued by Another State - Reciprocity
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1390 Criminal Law - Aggravated Cruelty to Animals in the Presence of a Minor
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1393 Valid Marriages
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1394 Lead-Based Paint Damages - Reimbursement by Manufacturer - Market
              Share Liability
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 1399 Criminal Law - Child Neglect
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1400 Sentencing - Death Penalty - Murder of Individual Under Protective Order
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1401 Jessica’s Law
           House: Recommitted to Judiciary - 3/21
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 1415 Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offenders - Penalties
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1417 Department of Juvenile Services - Reorganization and Regionalization
           House: Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted Second Reading Passed
              with Amendments - 4/8
HB 1419 Medical Malpractice - Analysis of Information and Reports - University of
              Maryland and University of Maryland Baltimore County
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 1425 Health Care Malpractice Actions - Payment of Future Damages
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1437 Divorce - Distribution of Marital Property - Equal Shares
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/6
HB 1443 Vehicle Laws - Drivers’ Licensing of Illegal Aliens - Restrictions
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/15
HB 1447 Baltimore City - Nuisance Actions - Monetary Damages and Lead Paint
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/10
HB 1453 Crimes - Fraudulent Use of Internet to Obtain Identifying Information -
              Penalties
           House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/9
HB 1458 Maryland Compassionate Use Act
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/27
HB 1470 Baltimore City Civilian Review Board - Additional Powers and Training
           Chapter 499 - 5/16
HB 1474 Child Welfare - Reports of Children at Risk of Abuse or Neglect
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/22
HB 1484 Task Force to Study Prison Violence in Maryland
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/25
HB 1485 Criminal Procedure - Electronic Video and Audio Recording of Witnesses in
              Murder and Manslaughter Investigations
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1521 Department of Juvenile Services - Victor Cullen Center
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 4/5
HB 1523 Child Abuse and Neglect Records and Reports - Access by Counsel for the
              Child
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1528 Property - Foreclosure on Decedent’s Property - Notification Required
           House: Withdrawn by Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1529 Crimes - Intentional HIV Transfer Causing Death - Penalties
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/27
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Judiciary (continued)
HB 1536 Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund - Victims of Hate Crimes - Property
              Damage
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/27
HB 1557 Judgeships - Circuit Courts
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings and Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 1572 Sexual Offenders - Evaluation Before Sentencing
           Senate: First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 3/31
HB 1587 Task Force on the Youth Homicide Rate in Baltimore City
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/6
HB 1601 Crimes - Entering or Being Transported by Motor Vehicle Without Owner
              Consent - Penalties
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/27
HB 1637 Constitutional Amendment - Valid Marriage
           House: Rereferred to Judiciary - 3/6
HB 1648 Department of Human Resources - Child Abuse and Neglect - Differential
              Response System Study
           Chapter 632 - 5/26
HB 1650 Jury Duty - Exemption - Religious Beliefs
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 3/24
HB 1668 State Police Helicopter Replacement Fund and Volunteer Company
              Assistance Fund - Moving Violations - Surcharges
           Chapter 416 - 5/2
HB 1706 Accurate Crime Reporting Act of 2006
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/20
HB 1707 Crimes - Statewide Uniform Crime Reporting Program - Audit of Crime
              Information Submitted by Law Enforcement Agencies
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/20
SB 1       Registered Sexual Offenders - Supervision, Notifications, and Penalties
           House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
SB 25      Family Law - Domestic Violence - Address Confidentiality Program
           Chapter 375 - 5/2
SB 38      Crimes - Unauthorized Possession of Contraband - Place of Confinement
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 43      Family Law - Earnings Withholding - Notice of Change of Address or
              Employment
           Chapter 423 - 5/16
SB 53      Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Penalties - High Alcohol Concentration -
              Mandatory Ignition Interlock System
           House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/9
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Judiciary (continued)
SB 74      Family Law - Child Support - Deviation from Child Support Guidelines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 76      Family Law - Denial of Custody or Visitation - Murder Convictions
           Chapter 112 - 4/25
SB 85      Family Law - Family Home or Family Use Personal Property - Termination
              of Order or Decree
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/13
SB 86      Family Law - Protective Orders - Burden of Persuasion
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/10
SB 87      Family Law - Protective Orders - Duration of Final Order
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 115     Criminal Procedure - Criminal Injuries Compensation Board - Claims
           Chapter 69 - 4/11
SB 150     Task Force to Study Gambling Treatment Programs in Circuit Courts and the
              District Court
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 159     Evidence - Separate Act of Sexual Misconduct Involving a Minor -
              Admissibility
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 213     Vehicle Laws - Administrative Hearings - Rights of a Victim’s
              Representative
           House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 228     Drunk and Drugged Driving - Young Drivers - License Suspension
           Chapter 219 - 5/2
SB 235     Estates and Trusts - Trust For Care of Animal
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 2/24
SB 240     Baltimore City - Special Traffic Enforcement Officers - Jurisdiction and
              Requirements
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/5
SB 259     Crimes - Controlled Dangerous Substances - Criminal Penalties
           Senate: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 289     Criminal Procedure - Restitution - Application of Provisions
           Chapter 428 - 5/16
SB 290     Criminal Law - Burglary - Fines
           House: Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 4/6
SB 291     Crimes - Restitution - Victims and Payments
           Chapter 429 - 5/16
SB 311     Criminal Law - Bribery of a Public Official - Public Employees
           Chapter 430 - 5/16
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Judiciary (continued)
SB 324     Election of Circuit Court Judges - Nonpartisan Elections
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/31
SB 353     Family Law - Property Disposition in Annulment or Divorce - Transfer of
              Real Property
           Chapter 431 - 5/16
SB 372     Probation Before Judgment - Time Limit - Alcohol- or Drug-Related
              Offenses
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/21
SB 421     Charles County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salary
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 462     Law Enforcement Agencies - Prohibition Against Arrest and Citation Quotas
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 468     Criminal Law - Credit Card Crimes - Use of Affidavit by Credit Cardholder
              in Criminal Case or Juvenile Proceeding
           Chapter 257 - 5/2
SB 508     Victim’s Rights - Leave to Appeal - Delinquent Acts
           Chapter 260 - 5/2
SB 509     Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Child Abuse
           Chapter 261 - 5/2
SB 520     Carroll County - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Inclusion of Specified
              Nonprofit Entities
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 550     Estates and Trusts - Transfers to Minors - Joint Custodians
           Chapter 435 - 5/16
SB 558     Criminal Offenses - Driving Without a License - Arrest and Penalties
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 591     Criminal Procedure - Defendant with an Alcohol or Drug Dependency -
              Commitment Procedures
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 602     Caroline County - Orphans’ Court Judges - Salaries
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 608     Wicomico County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Chapter 263 - 5/2
SB 610     Talbot County - Recall of Former Judge for Temporary Assignment -
              Eligibility
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 630     Trafficking of Persons and Involuntary Servitude
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 4/2
SB 664     Family Law - Court-Appointed Lawyer for Child
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Judiciary (continued)
SB 678     Limited Liability Companies - Inspection Authority of Personal
              Representative , Trustee, or Fiduciary
           Chapter 531 - 5/26
SB 679     Maryland Uniform Transfers to Minors Act - Qualified Minor’s Trust - Joint
              Custodians
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/17
SB 736     Criminal Procedure - Process Against Limited Liability Companies -
              Summons, Service, and Execution
           Chapter 534 - 5/26
SB 757     Driver’s License Suspension and Revocation - Alcoholic Beverages
              Violations
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/19
SB 761     Criminal Law - Crimes Against a Law Enforcement Officer - Definition of
              Law Enforcement Officer
           House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 762     Estates and Trusts - Fiduciaries - Directions from Advisors
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/7
SB 768     Dorchester County - Orphans’ Court - Compensation of Judges
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 795     Permanency for Families and Children Act of 2005 - Revisions
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 796     Jury Selection and Service
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 807     Criminal Procedure - Criminal Defendants - Incompetency and Criminal
              Responsibility
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 808     Juvenile Law - Competency - Services
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 855     Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Criminal Negligence
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/26
SB 863     Public Safety - Eyewitness Identification - Written Policies
           House: Second Reading Passed - 4/8
SB 921     Crimes - Leaving Dogs Outside and Unattended by Use of Restraint -
              Penalties
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 3/31
SB 965     Department of Natural Resources - Vessels - Reckless Operation -
              Subsequent Offenders
           Chapter 147 - 4/25
SB 1090 Crimes - Burial, Memorial Service, Funeral, or Funeral Procession
           House: First Reading Judiciary - 4/5
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Rules and Executive Nominations
HB 526    Legislative Districting - Resident Delegates by County
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/1
HB 741    Congressional Districting Process
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/6
HB 742    General Assembly - Legislative Districting - Process
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/6
HB 743    General Assembly - Legislative Districting
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/6
HB 1049   Apology for Slavery
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/9
HB 1456   General Assembly - Legislation - Single Subject and Multisubject Bills
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/10
HB 1505   Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund - Acceptance of Premiums on
             Installment Basis
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/15
HB 1509   Family Law - Rights of Foster Parents
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/15
HB 1526   Vehicle Violations - Fines - State Aid for Police Protection Fund
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/16
HB 1543   Task Force to Study the Maryland Medicaid Preferred Drug List Program
          House: Withdrawn by House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/20
HB 1584   Task Force on Verified Responses of Alarm Signals
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/22
HB 1649   Public Broadcasting - Maryland Public Television Freedom in Broadcasting
             Act
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/1
HB 1667   The Initiative
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/2
HB 1671   Liquefied Natural Gas Facilities - Approval for Construction or Operation
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/2
HB 1692   Child Abuse and Neglect - Councils and Committees - Transfer
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/6
HB 1694   Commercial Equipment - Warranty Enforcement
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/6
HB 1710   Vehicle Laws - Traffic Control Devices – “Local Traffic Only” Signs on
             Holabird Avenue and Wise Avenue
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/6
HB 1715   Retirement and Pensions - Service Retirement Allowance - Creditable Service
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/6
222                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Rules and Executive Nominations (continued)
HB 1716 Marriage Amendment to the Constitution
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/6
HB 1720 Baltimore City - Housing Authority Tenants - Right of Tenant Substitution -
              Exception
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/7
HB 1721 Real Property - Wrongful Detainer - Hearing Date Specified in Summons
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/7
HB 1729 Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Completion of Premarital
              Preparation Course
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/10
HB 1736 Public Service Companies - Electric Companies and Electricity Suppliers -
              Regulation - Consumer Protection Act of 2006
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/16
HB 1738 State Retirement and Pension System - Benefits - State Workers’
              Compensation Commission
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/19
HB 1740 Public Safety Employees - Duty to Help, Protect, or Rescue
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/20
HB 1741 Maryland Port Administration - World Trade Center - Reporting
              Requirements and Delay of Sale
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/20
HB 1743 Condominium or Homeowners Association - Prohibition on Family Day Care
              Homes or No-Impact Home-Based Businesses - Applicability
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/22
HB 1744 Circuit Courts - Administrative Judge for Each County
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/22
HB 1745 Death Penalty - Moratorium
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/24
HB 1746 State Government - Commission on the Annapolis State Government
              Complex
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/24
HJ 2      Citizens of Macedonia, Greece - Hellenic Descendants
          House: Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations -
              3/20
HJ 3      Grant of Federal Charter to the Korean War Veterans Association,
              Incorporated
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 4 - 5/2
HJ 4      ICE Designation on Cell Phones
          House: Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations -
              3/20
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Rules and Executive Nominations (continued)
HJ 5      Higher Education - International Educational Programs
          House: Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations -
             3/20
HJ 6      USS Forrestal CVA-59 World Super Aircraft Carrier Museum
          House: Withdrawn by House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/20
HJ 7      Chesapeake Bay - Cleanup and Restoration - Federal Funding
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 5 - 5/2
HJ 9      Support by the State of Maryland for the Martin Luther King, Jr., National
             Memorial Project
          House: Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations -
             3/20
HJ 10     Fair Competition for State-Chartered Financial Institutions and Protection of
             Maryland Consumers from Abusive Credit Practices
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/15
SB 70     False, Fictitious, or Fraudulent Representations to Legislative Branch Units
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/10
SB 97     Annual Curative Bill
          Chapter 38 - 4/8
SB 202    Property Taxes - Churches in Cecil County - Dwellings
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 4/3
SB 207    Annual Corrective Bill
          Chapter 44 - 4/8
SB 331    State Government - Senate Building Trust
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/3
SB 519    Carroll County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/31
SB 752    Cecil County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 4/3
SJ 1      Air Pollution - Mercury Emissions Limits
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 2/10
SJ 3      Compensation to Families of Military Service Members Who Gave Their
             Lives in the Service of Our Country
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/21
SJ 4      Slavery in Maryland
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/17
SJ 8      Grant of Federal Charter to the Korean War Veterans Association,
             Incorporated
          Governor approved Joint Resolution 2 - 5/2
SJ 9      Coretta Scott King Day
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/21
224                          Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Rules and Executive Nominations (continued)
SJ 10     Residential Electricity Aggregation
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/17
SJ 13     Natural Resources - State Parks and Forests - Preservation and Funding
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/27
SJ 15     Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail - Eastward Extension
          House: First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations - 3/26
Ways and Means
HB 3       Veterans Advocacy and Education Act of 2006
           Chapter 290 - 5/2
HB 5       Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit and Renters’ Property Tax
              Relief
           Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 6       Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Active Duty Income - Military
              Reserves and Maryland National Guard
           House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 7       Charles County - Property Tax - Payment Deferral
           Chapter 291 - 5/2
HB 8       Election Law - Voting Systems - Verification and Accessibility
           House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 17      Property Taxes - Churches in Cecil County - Dwellings
           House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 18      Cecil County - Property Tax Credit - Cecil Soccer League, Inc.
           House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 24      Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Appointment Process
           Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
              - 4/7
HB 25      Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - University and College Textbooks
           House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 33      State Property Tax Exemption - Surviving Spouse of a Law Enforcement
              Officer or Rescue Worker
           House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 35      Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Retirement Income
           House: Third Reading Passed - 4/8
HB 36      Education - Task Force to Study Raising the Compulsory Public School
              Attendance Age to 18
           Chapter 449 - 5/16
HB 40      Education - Public Schools - Parent or Guardian Contact Information
           House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/20
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 42    Education - Expansion of the Juvenile Services Alternative Education
            Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
HB 43    Higher Education - Tuition Charges - Maryland High School Students
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 47    Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit - Income Limitations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 49    Election Law - Optical Scan Voting System Required
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 50    Income Tax - Credit for Security Expenses
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 51    Motor Vehicle Excise Tax - Trailers
         Chapter 152 - 4/25
HB 63    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Volunteer Fire, Rescue, or
            Emergency Personnel - Eligibility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 68    Homeowner’s Property Tax Assessment Cap
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 70    Public Schools - Size of Classes - Limitations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 71    Public Schools - Graduation Rate Formula - Collecting, Maintaining,
            Analyzing, and Reporting
         Chapter 558 - 5/26
HB 72    Public Schools - Summer Learning Pilot Program
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 74    Education - Compulsory Attendance - Age
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 76    Corporate Income Tax Reform
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/11
HB 112   Election Law - Identification of Voters
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/13
HB 113   Anne Arundel County - Property Tax Credit for Senior Citizens
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/13
HB 114 Property Tax - Exemption - Surviving Spouse of a Veteran
         Chapter 296 - 5/2
HB 119 Garrett County - Paper Gaming and Bingo - Regulation
         Chapter 297 - 5/2
HB 129   Education - Adult External High School Program
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 130   Recordation and County Transfer Taxes - Exemption for First-Time Home
            Buyers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 131   Commission on Tax Reform in Maryland
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 2/27
HB 132   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Health Insurance and Medical
            Expenses
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/16
HB 133 Education - Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program - Grants - Funding
         Chapter 298 - 5/2
HB 134   Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care Premiums
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/16
HB 135   Prescription Drugs - Label with Audible Capability
         House: First Reading Ways and Means and Health and Government
            Operations - 1/16
HB 138   Maryland Estate Tax - Family Home Protection Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/18
HB 141   Education - State Board of Education - Members - Qualifications
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/22
HB 142   Income Tax - Expensing of Section 179 Property
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/18
HB 144   Education - Student Suspension - In-School Requirement
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 154   Maryland Estate Tax - Federal Credit and Deduction for State Death Taxes
            and Unified Credit Effective Exemption Amount
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/18
HB 157   Election Law - Voter Registration - Felons
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 158   State Lottery - Prize Winners - Voluntary Assignments
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 171   Public Service Company Franchise Tax - Returns and Collection
         Senate: Recommitted to Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 172   Property Tax - Exemptions - Bus Passenger Shelters
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 173 Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Transferred Property
         Chapter 160 - 4/25
HB 174 Horse Racing - Maryland Racing Commission - Financial Statement
         Chapter 81 - 4/11
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 177   Baltimore City - Highway User Revenues - Authorized Use
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 178   Income Tax - State and County Income Tax Credit for New Teachers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 179   Education - Public Schools - Registration
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 193   Video Lottery Terminals - Constitutional Amendment Subject to Voter
            Approval
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/20
HB 197   Property Tax - Credit - Firefighters, Law Enforcement Officers, and Public
            School Teachers
         Senate: Recommitted to Budget and Taxation - 4/3
HB 206 Education - Juvenile Services Alternative Education Program
         Chapter 304 - 5/2
HB 207   State Transfer Tax - Residential Property - Affidavit of First-Time Ownership
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/13
HB 208 Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board - Request for Comparables
         Chapter 164 - 4/25
HB 212   Tax Credit - Electric and Hybrid Vehicles
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 215   Property Tax Credit - Fire Companies - Cecil County
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 221   Anne Arundel County - Charitable Gaming - Card Games
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/23
HB 223   Motor Fuel Tax - Exemption for Biodiesel Fuel - Queen Anne’s County
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 234   John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway - Toll Collection - Automatic Vehicle
            Identification Decals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/23
HB 236   Maryland Estate Tax - Exclusion for Family Farms Subject to Agricultural
            Preservation Easements
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/23
HB 242   Education - Geographic Cost of Education Index - Funding
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/23
HB 244   Election Law - Voting Systems - Voter-Verified Paper Records
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/10
HB 252   Property Tax - Exemption for Property Used as a Business Incubator
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 253   Property Tax Credits - Natural Disaster Damage - Transferability
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 255 Frederick County - Gaming - Raffles
         Chapter 167 - 4/25
HB 258   Property Tax Assessments - 4-Year Assessment Cycle
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 261   Income Tax Exemption Amounts - Blind and Elderly Individuals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 264   Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Selection of Members - Straw
            Ballot
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 265   Sales and Use Tax - Funeral-Related Products
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 266   Anne Arundel County - Property Tax - Credit for Individuals over Age 70
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 269 Garrett County - Board of Education - Member Expense Allowance
         Chapter 85 - 4/11
HB 275 Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Razed Property and Substantially
            Improved Property
         Chapter 169 - 4/25
HB 280   Election Law - Polling Places in Privately Owned or Leased Buildings -
            Rules and Regulations
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 288 Local Property Tax - Credit for Individuals at Least 70 Years Old
         Chapter 455 - 5/16
HB 289   Lottery for Schools Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 301   Children, Youth, and Family Services - Local Management Boards, State
            Coordinating Council, and Local Coordinating Councils - Services for
            Children With Special Needs
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 305   Tax General - Income Tax Credit - Energy Efficient Residential Heating
            Systems
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 307   Maryland Estate Tax Modernization Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 308 Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans’ Organizations
         Chapter 218 - 5/2
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 311   Business and Economic Development - Research and Development Tax
            Credit
         Senate: Favorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 312   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 313   Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit - Calculation
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 314   Maryland Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 315 Family Caregiver Assistance Program
         Chapter 224 - 5/2
HB 318   Public Education Bridge to Excellence and Public School Construction Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 321   Business and Economic Development - Biotechnology Investment Incentive
            Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/25
HB 333 Maryland Horse Industry Board - Sunset Extension and Program Evaluation
         Chapter 170 - 4/25
HB 337   Tax Credit for Cost of Employee Child Care Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 338 Queen Anne’s County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
         Chapter 313 - 5/2
HB 340   Maryland Estate Tax - Unified Credit Effective Exemption Amount
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/26
HB 346   Income Tax - Earned Income Credit - Refundable Amount
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/26
HB 347   Income Tax - Credit for Providing Adult Literacy Programs
         House: Second Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
HB 348   Education - Youth Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Programs
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/23
HB 351 Talbot County - Hotel Rental Tax Rate
         Chapter 316 - 5/2
HB 354 Property Tax - Credit for Repaired or Reconstructed Dwelling
         Chapter 89 - 4/11
HB 355   State Lottery - Unclaimed Prizes - Distribution to School Systems
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/26
HB 356   Horse Racing Reform Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 358 St. Mary’s County - Special Taxing Districts - Creation
         Chapter 319 - 5/2
HB 366   State Lottery Proceeds - Problem Gambling Council of Maryland
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/26
HB 395   Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 400 Election Law - Worcester County Democratic Party Central Committee
         Chapter 570 - 5/26
HB 411   Income Tax Credit for Green Buildings
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 421   Garrett County - Beer Tax - Repeal
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 426 Allegany County - Property Tax Credit - Allegany County Agricultural Expo
            , Inc.
         Chapter 323 - 5/2
HB 439   Income Tax Subtraction Modification for Seniors’ Medical Expenses
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/27
HB 440 Garrett County - Property Tax Credit - Adventure Sports Center, Inc.
         Chapter 325 - 5/2
HB 441   Healthy Maryland Initiative
         House: First Reading Health and Government Operations and Ways and
            Means - 1/27
HB 442   Maryland Education Trust Fund - Video Lottery Terminals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/27
HB 448 Revenue Collection - Offsets
         Chapter 577 - 5/26
HB 454   Recordation Tax - Indemnity Mortgages
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/27
HB 461   Carroll County - Education - Organization of Teachers and Other Personnel
         Senate: Second Reading Passed - 4/7
HB 470   Election Law - Identification of Voters
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/30
HB 483   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Amounts Received for Agricultural
            Preservation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 487 Tax Credit for Maryland-Mined Coal
         Chapter 248 - 5/2
HB 489   Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care Premiums - Modifications
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 1/30
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 499   Task Force to Study the Creation of a Vocational Technical High School to
            Serve Cecil, Kent, and Queen Anne’s Counties
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 500   Property Taxes - Churches in Cecil County - Dwellings
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 502 Property Tax Credit - Little Leagues - Cecil County
         Chapter 177 - 4/25
HB 509   Education - Character Education Fund
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
            - 4/4
HB 519   Education - Public Schools - Philippine-American War of 1899-1902
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 531   Education - Contractors and Registered Sexual Offenders - Prohibitions
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 3/24
HB 533 Community Colleges - State Funding - Size Factor Component
         Chapter 330 - 5/2
HB 534   Local Property Tax - Credit for Property Used for Commercial Fishing
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 539   Voters’ Rights Protection Act - Clarification
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
HB 554   Maryland Estate Tax
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/1
HB 555 Horse Racing - Interstate Compact on Licensure of Participants in Live
            Racing with Pari-Mutuel Wagering
         Chapter 180 - 4/25
HB 560   Frederick County - Property Tax Credit - Individuals of Age 70 or Older
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/1
HB 561 Frederick County - Building Excise Tax - Road Projects
         Chapter 181 - 4/25
HB 566   Lead-Safe Housing - Income Tax Credit
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 569 Education - County Boards of Education - Competitive Bidding
         Chapter 95 - 4/11
HB 573   Homestead Property Tax Credit
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 575   Public School Construction - Funding - Video Lottery Terminals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/1
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 576   Election Law - Campaign Contributions by Persons Engaged in Gaming
            Activity in the State
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/1
HB 579   Sales and Use Tax - Thoroughbred Race Horses - Maryland-Bred Race Fund
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 585   Campaign Finance - Affiliated Business Entities - Attribution of
            Contributions
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 586 Community Colleges - Funding Formulas - Adjustment
         Chapter 333 - 5/2
HB 590   Primary and Secondary Education - Special Education Programs and Related
            Services for Children with Disabilities - Assessment and Operation
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 593 Eastern Shore Code Home Rule Counties - Hotel Rental Tax Return - Filing
            Deadline
         Chapter 334 - 5/2
HB 600   Higher Education - Community Colleges - Innovative Partnerships for
            Technology Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 601 Education - Child Care Quality Incentive Grant Program
         Chapter 463 - 5/16
HB 603   Elections - Voter Registration Eligibility Requirements - Convicted Criminals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 607   County Income Tax - Subtraction Modification and Filing Requirements for
            Nonresidents
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 610 Education - Charles County Board of Education - Member Vacancy
            Interviews
         Chapter 96 - 4/11
HB 612   Higher Education - Senatorial and Delegate Scholarships - Transfer of
            Unspent Funds to the Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment
            Program
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 613 Education - Public Schools - School Health Services Program Coordinator
         Chapter 464 - 5/16
HB 618 Garrett County - Education - Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps
            Instructors
         Chapter 97 - 4/11
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 623 St. Mary’s County - Property Tax Credit for Individuals Over Age 70 -
            Extension of Sunset
         Chapter 336 - 5/2
HB 640   Admissions and Amusement Tax - Food and Beverages
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 643   Income Tax - Itemized Deductions - Treatment of Gambling Losses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 651   Education - Public Charter Schools - Clarifications
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 652   Teacher Quality Act of 2006
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs and
            Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 664   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Teachers’ Retirement Income
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 665   Income Tax - Credit for Long-Term Care Insurance
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/2
HB 691   Task Force on Improvement of Continuing Education Opportunities for
            Senior Citizens
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 693   Baltimore County - Community College of Baltimore County - President and
            Other Positions
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 710 Education - Blind and Visually Impaired Students - Instructional Materials
         Chapter 347 - 5/2
HB 717 Trusts for Individuals with a Disability - Housing Programs and
            Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit - Eligibility
         Chapter 470 - 5/16
HB 722   Income Tax Credit for Services Donated by Health Care Professionals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 723   Qualified Maryland Housing Tax Credit
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 724 Property Tax Assessment - Agricultural Use Property - Elderly or Disabled
            Property Owner
         Chapter 98 - 4/11
HB 731 Washington County - Tax Credit for Businesses That Create New Jobs
         Chapter 191 - 4/25
HB 744   Income Tax - Credit for Classroom Supplies Purchased by Teachers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/30
HB 745   Education - Student Discipline - Conferring in Face-to-Face Meeting
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/24
234                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
HB 746   Income Tax - Restoring the Deduction for Qualified Tuition and Related
            Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 755   Transportation - Passenger Railroad Service - Maryland Transit Pass (Smart
            Card) Program
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 759   State Lottery Proceeds - Maryland Standardbred Race Fund and
            Maryland-Bred Race Fund
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 761   Distribution of Lottery Proceeds - Public Schools
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 764   Education - Maryland Public School Supplemental Fund - Lotteries
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 765   State Lottery - Unanticipated Revenues
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 768   Education - Lunch Periods
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/6
HB 773   Income Tax - Credit for Motorized Shopping Carts
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/7
HB 779   Property Tax - Assessment of Agricultural Land - Subdivision
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 780   Election Law - Reporting of Slate Expenditures
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 794 Education - Maryland Alternative Teaching Opportunity Program
         Chapter 474 - 5/16
HB 800 Election Law - Voter Registration
         Chapter 354 - 5/2
HB 810   Solar Energy Tax Credit
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 811   Excise Tax - Tax-Free Period for Purchase of Advanced Technology Vehicles
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 814   Taking Care of Our Own - Income Tax Credit for Purchase of Life Insurance
            for Active Duty Military
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 834   Income Tax - Maryland Biotechnology Tax Benefit Certificate Program
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 836   Sales and Use Tax - Exemption for Bottled Water
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 837   Property Tax Exemption - Fire Companies - Cecil County
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 839   Homeowners Property Tax Credit - Local Supplement - Notification of
            Changes
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 846   Howard County - County Superintendent of Schools - Termination of
            Contract Ho. Co. 12-06
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 855   Election Law - Voting Opportunity Enhancements
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/13
HB 856   Clean Power Grant Fund - Maryland-Mined Coal Tax Credit
         House: Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters - 3/25
HB 857   Election Law - Polling Places on College Campuses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/13
HB 859 Tax Procedure - Refunds - Interest Rate
         Chapter 587 - 5/26
HB 860   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Living Organ Donors
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 866   Education - Full-Day Kindergarten and Prekindergarten Programs -
            Alternative Providers
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 867   Transfer Tax - Exemption for Former Rental Property
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 870   At-Risk Youth Prevention and Diversion Programs
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 879   State Lottery - Unanticipated Revenues - Public School Systems
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 884   Gaming - Slot Machines - Ownership and Operation by Eligible
            Organizations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 889   Property Tax Credit - Dwellings Owned by Disabled or Injured Police
            Officers, Firefighters, and Correctional Officers
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/8
HB 891   Sales and Use Tax Revenues - Equine Feed Supplements and Supplies
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 903 Thoroughbred Racing - Maryland-Bred Fund Races - Out-of-State Tracks
         Chapter 590 - 5/26
HB 917   Prince George’s County - School Facilities Surcharge - Exemption PG
            412-06
         Senate: Rereferred to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs - 4/5
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 918   Prince George’s County - Homestead Property Tax Credit Percentage -
            Emergency Police Hiring Fund PG 409-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 923   Prince George’s County - Long-Term Substitute Teachers - Educational
            Requirements PG 403-06
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
            - 4/10
HB 925   Task Force to Study Implementing a Year-Round School Curriculum in
            Prince George’s County PG 417-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 926   Prince George’s County - Education - Parental Involvement Plans PG 416-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 929   Bowie Race Course Training Center - Sale - Recreation and Open Space PG
            419-06
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 937   Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Teachers’ Retirement Income
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 938 Carroll County - Gaming - Senior Center Site Councils
         Chapter 196 - 4/25
HB 940   Property Tax - Assessment Freeze for Elderly Homeowners
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 941 Enterprise Zones - Property Tax Credits After Expiration of Designation of
            Enterprise Zone
         Chapter 362 - 5/2
HB 944   Election Law - Baltimore County Republican Central Committee
         House: Recommitted to Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 945   Task Force to Study Implementing a Parental Involvement Grade in the
            Prince George’s County Public Schools PG 418-06
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 950   Prince George’s County - Telecommunications Tax - Distribution of Revenue
            PG 420-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 951 Sales and Use Tax - Bulk Vending Machines
         Chapter 197 - 4/25
HB 953 Property Tax - Real Property Information - Web-Based Services
         Chapter 363 - 5/2
HB 954   Education - Number of School Days and School Hours - Increase
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/6
HB 969   Real Property Assessment Notices - Homestead Property Tax Credit
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 970   Lottery Commission - Video Lottery Terminals
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 977   Mile Thoroughbred Racing - Racing Days - Additional License
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 981   Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Sales and Use Tax
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
HB 983   Recordation Tax - Distribution of Revenues to Municipal Corporation
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 984   Income Tax - Research and Development Tax Credit - Modifications
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 987   Income Tax - Deduction for Qualified Tuition and Related Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 988 Higher Education - Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grants
         Chapter 367 - 5/2
HB 994 Income Tax - U.S. Government Employees’ Foreign Earned Income
         Chapter 368 - 5/2
HB 995   Education - Protection for Victims - Duties of Local Superintendent
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/22
HB 997   Income Tax - Credit for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Research and Development
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 998   Income Tax Modification and Sales Tax Exemption Evaluation Act
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 1004 Sales and Use Tax - Tax-Free Periods for the Purchase of Energy Efficient
            Products
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 1008 Public Schools - Summer Learning Pilot Program
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 1009 Property Tax - Credit for Continuing Care Retirement Communities
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 1012 Controlled Gaming Facilities - Restrictions
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 1013 Income Tax Subtraction Modification for Cost of Employee Teleworking
            Expenses
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 1017 Election Law - Fund-Raising During the Legislative Session
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 1026 Prince George’s County - Transfer Tax - County and Municipal Police
            Officers PG 408-06
         Chapter 373 - 5/2
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1030 Prince George’s County - Telecommunications Tax - Distribution of Revenue
            PG 407-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 1043 Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans Organizations
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/9
HB 1045 Income Tax - Credit for Custodial Parents Unable to Collect Child Support
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 1054 Election Law - Public Campaign Financing Act for Candidates for the
            General Assembly
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 4/2
HB 1055 State Aid for Education - Certification of Net Taxable Income
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 1065 Washington County - Property Tax Credit
         Chapter 376 - 5/2
HB 1096 Prince George’s County - Republican Party Central Committee and
            Democratic Party Central Committee - Composition PG 405-06
         Chapter 377 - 5/2
HB 1128 Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Security Enhancements in
            Apartment Buildings
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1130 Education - Adult Education and Literacy Services - Funding
         Chapter 380 - 5/2
HB 1139 Corporate Income Tax - Tax Credit for Location in a Higher
            Education-Affiliated Research Park
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 1146 Carroll County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 1158 Property Tax Credit - Nonprofit Swim Clubs
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1177 Income Tax - Credit for Income Tax Paid to Another State - Income from
            Pass-Through Entities
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1178 Commercial Gaming - Expansion - Voter Approval Required
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1179 Primary and Secondary Education - Library Media Center Improvement Fund
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1183 Calvert County - Property Tax Credits - Economic Development
         Chapter 201 - 4/25
HB 1192 Primary and Secondary Education - Aging Schools Program - Grants
         House: Unfavorable Report by Appropriations - 4/7
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1194 Election Law - Voter Identification
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1197 Elections - Study Commission on the Redistricting Process in Maryland
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1198 Community Colleges - Funding Formulas - Universal Access
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 1200 High Schools - Automated External Defibrillators Program - Requirements
         Chapter 203 - 4/25
HB 1212 Election Law - Voter Registration - Proof of Citizenship
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1219 Maryland Estate Tax
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1223 Sales and Use Tax - Production Activity - Taxable Laundering Services
         Chapter 385 - 5/2
HB 1228 State Board of Education - Intelligent Design - Regulation
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/10
HB 1230 Sales and Use Tax - Exemptions - Construction of Wells
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1235 Department of Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and
            Community Assistance Program - Community Investment Tax Credit
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/10
HB 1245 Homestead Property Tax Credit - Municipal Corporations - Authorization for
            Enhanced Credit
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1247 Higher Education - Alcohol and Drug Workforce - Tuition Assistance
            Program
         Chapter 488 - 5/16
HB 1248 Tax - Filing Requirements for Employer Withholding Tax Returns
         Chapter 613 - 5/26
HB 1252 Property Tax - Homeowner’s Property Tax Credit
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1260 Municipal Corporations - Building Excise Tax
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1262 Homeowners Property Tax Credit Program - Local Supplement - Municipal
            Corporation
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/23
HB 1265 Education - Prekindergarten Programs - Alternative Providers
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/6
240                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1269 Income Tax - Corporations - Payments to Related Entities
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 1275 Property Tax - Assessment of Conservation Property
         Chapter 489 - 5/16
HB 1276 Income Tax Credit for Preservation and Conservation Easements - County
            Tax Credit Authorized
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1280 Aid to Service-Disabled Veterans and Military Reservists or National Guard
            Personnel Called to Active Duty
         Chapter 389 - 5/2
HB 1294 Public School Construction Assistance Act of 2006
         House: First Reading Ways and Means and Appropriations - 2/10
HB 1296 Income Tax - Credit for Educational Materials - Home Instruction Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 1297 Task Force to Convene a Summit on Civic and Financial Literacy in
            Maryland
         Senate: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/5
HB 1303 Higher Education - Scholarship Program - Eagle Scouts and Girl Scout Gold
            Award Recipients
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1304 Baltimore County - Gaming - Casino Events
         Chapter 616 - 5/26
HB 1305 Transportation - Heavy Rail Transit - Federal Funding
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1310 Higher Education - State Student Financial Assistance - Eligibility
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
HB 1325 Charitable Gaming - Regulation - County Gaming Commissions
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1327 Education - Disruptive Students
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 1344 Motor Fuel Tax - Exemption for Biodiesel Fuel - Government Vehicles
         Senate: Unfavorable Report by Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1345 Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Funding Study
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1348 Maryland Estate Tax - Unified Credit Effective Exemption Amount and
            Deduction for State Death Taxes
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1352 Prince George’s Community College - Attorney Representation PG 411-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 4/10
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1354 Prince George’s County - Full-Day Kindergarten and Prekindergarten
            Programs - Alternative Providers PG 402-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1358 Prince George’s County - Property Tax Credit - Public School Teachers and
            Public Safety Personnel PG 316-06
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 2/20
HB 1360 Prince George’s County - Board of Education - Election of Members PG
            401-06
         Senate: First Reading Education, Health, and Environment - 3/3
HB 1361 Horse Racing - Study on Making Maryland Horse Industry More Competitive
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 1362 Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Membership
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1368 Election Law - Voter Bill of Rights
         Chapter 61 - 4/10
HB 1373 Anne Arundel County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1380 Libraries - County Library Capital Project Grants
         Chapter 494 - 5/16
HB 1391 Tax Credits for Individuals Facing Employment Barriers
         Chapter 394 - 5/2
HB 1392 Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Sales and Use Tax
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
HB 1397 Recordation Tax - Exemption for Transfers from a Government or Public
            Agency
         Senate: Rereferred to Budget and Taxation - 4/6
HB 1406 Voter Rights Protection Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/8
HB 1407 Washington County - Building Excise Tax
         Chapter 204 - 4/25
HB 1408 Election Law - Campaign Materials - Advertisements That Include an Elected
            Official
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1409 Frederick County - County Commissioners - Residency Requirements
         Chapter 205 - 4/25
HB 1411 Illegal Gaming Enforcement Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1418 Student Health - Maryland Obesity Awareness and Prevention Blue Ribbon
            Panel
         House: Conference Committee Appointed - 4/8
242                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1421 Cecil County - Property Tax - Homestead Tax Credit Percentage
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/20
HB 1423 Income Tax - Credit for Preservation and Conservation Easements -
            Refundability
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1424 Hometown Heroes Act of 2006 - Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for
            Retirement Income of Law Enforcement, Fire, Rescue, and Emergency
            Services Personnel
         House: Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means - 4/10
HB 1426 Task Force to Study Charitable and Commercial Gaming Activities in
            Maryland
         Senate: Favorable with Amendments - 4/6
HB 1432 Education - Residential Boarding Education Programs - At-Risk Youth
         Chapter 397 - 5/2
HB 1434 Income Tax - Extensions for Filing Returns
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1435 Higher Education - Financial Assistance - Community College Access
            Initiative
         Chapter 496 - 5/16
HB 1438 Slot Machines and Other Video Gaming Devices - Cash Payouts - Notice and
            Penalties
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1439 Education - Educational Technology Pilot Program - Elementary Schools
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
HB 1442 Income Tax - Subtraction Modification for Retirement Income - Rollovers to
            Individual Retirement Accounts
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1444 Taxpayers’ Bill of Rights
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/10
HB 1448 Education - Scoliosis Screening in Public Schools - Repeal
         Chapter 619 - 5/26
HB 1449 Lead-Safe Housing - Income Tax Credit
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 3/25
HB 1466 Education - Task Force on Universal Preschool Education
         Chapter 498 - 5/16
HB 1473 Residential Child Care Capital Grant Program
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/23
HB 1476 Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1478 Quality Child Care Access and Affordability Act
         House: Referred to interim study by Economic Matters - 3/28
HB 1480 Election Law - Baltimore County - Polling Places on College Campuses
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1491 Maryland Youth Advisory Council
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/27
HB 1492 Economic Development and Tax Incentive Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1494 State Government - State Advisory Council on the Maryland State
           Department of Education and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/28
HB 1495 Education - Student Behavioral Intervention and Support Programs -
           Applicability
         Chapter 500 - 5/16
HB 1496 Education - Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Annual Report
           on Class Size
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/28
HB 1498 Income Tax Credit for Aging-in-Place Home Modifications
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1499 Income Tax - Credit for Medical Malpractice Insurance
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1500 Condominiums - Conversion of Rental Facilities - Extended Leases -
           Property Tax Credit
         House: First Reading Environmental Matters and Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1508 Municipal Corporations - Elections - Voting by Nonresident Property Owners
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/31
HB 1513 Election Law - County Offices or Baltimore City Municipal Offices -
           Election Dates
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1514 Baltimore County - Admissions and Amusement Tax - Exemptions
         Chapter 402 - 5/2
HB 1517 Baltimore City - Property Tax Credit for Qualified City Resident
           Homeowners - New Home Purchase
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1519 Election Law - Election Judges - Compensation
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/24
HB 1531 Education - Public Schools and Institutions of Higher Education - Academic
           Freedom Acts
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/27
244                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1532 Property Tax Credit - Structures Using Qualifying Energy Conservation
            Devices for Electricity Generation
         Chapter 403 - 5/2
HB 1533 Alcoholic Beverage Tax - Distribution of Revenues to Local Jurisdictions
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1534 Heritage Credit - Maximum Credit - Multiple Related Structures
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1537 Dorchester County - Transfer Tax Revenues - Use for Costs of School
            Buildings
         Chapter 404 - 5/2
HB 1545 Education - Kindergarten Plus Program for “High-Poverty Schools”
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/28
HB 1552 Land Value Taxation - Local Option for Baltimore City
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1553 Gaming - Slot Machines - Ownership and Operation by Eligible
            Organizations
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1555 Maryland Transportation Authority and Department of Transportation -
            Financing and Public Private Partnerships
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation and Finance - 3/25
HB 1556 State Property Tax Credit - Dwellings
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1558 Business and Economic Development - Biotechnology Investment Incentive
            Act
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1566 Harford County - Property Tax Credit - Family Farms - Child Lot Exclusions
         Chapter 406 - 5/2
HB 1568 Higher Education - Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship - Eligibility
         Chapter 407 - 5/2
HB 1578 Task Force to Review the Property Tax Assessment Appeals Process
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1580 Election Law - Early Voting - Delayed Implementation
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1582 Election Law - Voting Procedures - Identification
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
HB 1589 Election Law - Deadline for Certification of Ballot and Election Results
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/6
HB 1605 Calvert County Board of Education - Elected Members - Health Insurance
            Coverage
         Chapter 208 - 4/25
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Ways and Means (continued)
HB 1616 Income Tax Credit for Restaurants in Arts and Entertainment Districts
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 4/5
HB 1618 Task Force to Study the Electoral Process for Members Serving on the
            Washington County Board of Education
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/6
HB 1624 Sales and Use Tax - Exemption for Sales by Religious and Nonprofit
            Organizations
         Chapter 210 - 4/25
HB 1628 Frederick County - Board of Education - Compensation
         Chapter 212 - 4/25
HB 1672 Horse Racing - Purse and Bred Fund Supplements
         Senate: First Reading Senate Rules - 3/27
HB 1677 Homestead Property Tax Credit - Eligibility Verification
         Senate: First Reading Budget and Taxation - 4/5
HB 1681 Community Colleges - Supplemental Services and Supports for Students with
            Disabilities - Grant Program
         Chapter 419 - 5/2
HB 1687 Dorchester County Board of Education - Commencement of Member’s Term
            of Office Following Election
         Chapter 420 - 5/2
HB 1704 Income Tax - Voluntary Compliance Program for Abusive Tax Avoidance
            Transactions
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/13
HB 1730 Election Law - Montgomery County Democratic Party Central Committee -
            Membership
         House: Withdrawn by Ways and Means - 3/28
HB 1733 Task Force on Environmental Health Conditions in Maryland’s Portable
            Classrooms
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 3/28
HB 1742 State Aid for Education - Certification of Net Taxable Income
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/25
HB 1748 Baltimore City - Public School System - Restructuring - Legislative Approval
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/27
SB 2     Maryland Estate Tax
         Chapter 225 - 5/2
SB 4     Education - Geographic Cost of Education Index - Funding
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/21
SB 22    Income Tax - Subtraction Modification - Military Retirement Income
         Chapter 226 - 5/2
246                         Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
SB 33    Nursing Scholarships - Part-Time Nurses - Waiver or Forgiveness of a Grant
         Chapter 20 - 4/6
SB 47    Task Force to Convene a Summit on Civic Literacy in Maryland
         Chapter 424 - 5/16
SB 48    State Lottery - Prize Winners - Voluntary Assignments
         Chapter 34 - 4/8
SB 52    Maryland Transportation Authority - Membership
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 59    Public Schools - Graduation Rate Formula - Collecting, Maintaining,
            Analyzing, and Reporting
         Chapter 229 - 5/2
SB 93    Income Tax - Electronic Filing and Payment
         Chapter 36 - 4/8
SB 94    Income Tax - Withholding - Annual Statements
         Chapter 37 - 4/8
SB 101   Election Law - Petition Verification
         Chapter 65 - 4/11
SB 105   Campaign Finance Reporting - Enforcement of Late Fees
         Chapter 66 - 4/11
SB 107   Education - Special Programs for Exceptional Children
         Chapter 233 - 5/2
SB 109   State Government - Forms Management - Extension of Implementation Date
            for School Data
         Chapter 234 - 5/2
SB 111   Education - Nonpublic School Employees - Criminal Convictions
         Chapter 235 - 5/2
SB 112   Campaign Finance Entities - Organization and Reporting
         Senate: Returned Passed - 4/8
SB 121   Election Law - Representatives in Congress - Special Election
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/17
SB 122   Election Law - Campaign Finance Report Requirements - Ballot Issue
            Committees
         Chapter 40 - 4/8
SB 124   Election Law - Protection of Voter’s Confidential Information and Secrecy of
            Absentee Ballot Results
         Chapter 41 - 4/8
SB 129   Election Law - Ballots - Certification of Questions and Nomination of
            Candidates
         Chapter 120 - 4/25
House Standing Committees                                                    247

Ways and Means (continued)
SB 146   Education - Task Force on School Safety
         Chapter 426 - 5/16
SB 149   State Lottery Proceeds - Compulsive Gambling Grants
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/27
SB 193   Pilot Program for the Long-Term Employment of Qualified Ex-Felons
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 198   Cecil County - Property Tax Credit - Property Leased by Religious
             Organizations
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 200   Cecil County - Property Tax Credit - American Legion Mason-Dixon Post
             194
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/16
SB 204   Property Tax Credit - Fire Companies - Cecil County
         Chapter 124 - 4/25
SB 216   Family Caregiver Assistance Program
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 4/5
SB 227   Sales and Use Tax - Exemption - Veterans’ Organizations
         Chapter 217 - 5/2
SB 238   State Department of Education - Comprehensive Induction Programs -
             Guidelines
         Chapter 241 - 5/2
SB 245   Baltimore City - Highway User Revenues - Authorized Use
         Chapter 513 - 5/26
SB 249   High Schools - Automated External Defibrillators Program - Requirements
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 277   Homestead Tax Credit - Eligibility - Razed Property and Substantially
             Improved Property
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 294   Children, Youth, and Family Services - Local Management Boards, State
             Coordinating Council, and Local Coordinating Councils - Services for
             Children with Special Needs
         Chapter 243 - 5/2
SB 312   Community Colleges - Baltimore City Community College - Board of
             Trustees
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/7
SB 313   Community Colleges - Baltimore City Community College - Governance
         Chapter 244 - 5/2
SB 314   Maryland Clean Energy Incentive Act of 2006
         Chapter 129 - 4/25
248                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
SB 316   Department of Natural Resources - Vessel Excise Tax - Principal Use
         Chapter 73 - 4/11
SB 317   Vessel Excise Tax - Exemption - Vessels Taken Out of State
         Chapter 74 - 4/11
SB 318   Vessel Excise Tax - Family Transfers - Documented Vessels
         Chapter 130 - 4/25
SB 319   Comptroller - Business Trusts
         Chapter 45 - 4/8
SB 335   Tax Credit for Maryland-Mined Coal
         Chapter 247 - 5/2
SB 339   Harford County - Property Tax Credit - Property Leased by Religious
            Organizations
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 342   Garrett County - Beer Tax - Repeal
         Chapter 131 - 4/25
SB 356   Community Colleges - Funding Formulas - Adjustment
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 357   Community Colleges - State Funding - Size Factor Component
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 360   Income Tax Credit for Preservation and Conservation Easements - County
            Tax Credit Authorized
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 2/24
SB 361   Property Tax - Assessment of Conservation Property
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 367   Education - Maryland Infants and Toddlers Program - Grants - Funding
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 373   Education - Adult External High School Program
         Chapter 47 - 4/8
SB 382   Property Tax - Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit and Renters’ Property Tax
            Relief
         Chapter 27 - 4/6
SB 389   Sales and Use Tax - Production Activity - Taxable Laundering Services
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 390   Prince George’s County - School Board Districts - Composition
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/26
SB 392   Education - Blind and Visually Impaired Students - Instructional Materials
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 457   The Healthy Student Promotion and Awareness Act of 2006
         House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
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Ways and Means (continued)
SB 458   Teacher Quality Act of 2006
         Chapter 434 - 5/16
SB 461   Voters’ Rights Protection Act - Clarification
         Vetoed - Policy - 5/26
SB 476   Eastern Shore Code Home Rule Counties - Hotel Rental Tax Return - Filing
            Deadline
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 481   Queen Anne’s County - Board of Education - Selection of Members
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 484   Income Tax - Extensions for Filing Returns
         Chapter 134 - 4/25
SB 501   Baltimore County - Community College of Baltimore County - President and
            Other Positions
         Chapter 136 - 4/25
SB 512   Queen Anne’s County - Property Tax Credits - Commercial Investment and
            Economic Development
         House: Third Reading Passed with Amendments - 4/8
SB 545   Inheritance Tax - Exemption for Property Passing to Family Partnership or
            Limited Liability Company
         Chapter 30 - 4/6
SB 552   Higher Education - Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grants
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/10
SB 557   Income Tax - U.S. Government Employees’ Foreign Earned Income
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 575   Community Colleges - Cade Funding Formula - Grants for English for
            Speakers of Other Languages Programs
         Chapter 262 - 5/2
SB 600   Education - Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists - Licensing Fee
            Reimbursement
         Chapter 436 - 5/16
SB 609   Talbot County - Hotel Rental Tax Rate
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 611   Student Health and Fitness Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/8
SB 640   Revenue Collection - Offsets
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 702   Property Tax Assessment Appeals Board - Members - Salary
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/25
SB 709   Libraries - County Library Capital Project Grants
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
250                        Committee Index of Proposed Legislation - 2006 Session

Ways and Means (continued)
SB 712   Election Law - Voter Bill of Rights
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/27
SB 714   Education - Residential Boarding Education Programs - At-Risk Youth
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 720   Election Law - Baltimore County Republican Central Committee
         House: First Reading Ways and Means - 3/21
SB 741   Education - Task Force to Study Raising the Compulsory Public School
            Attendance Age to 18
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 754   Caregivers - Voluntary Tax Withholding
         Chapter 536 - 5/26
SB 764   Enterprise Zones - Property Tax Credits After Expiration of Designation of
            Enterprise Zone
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 776   Voter Rights Protection Act of 2006
         House: Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means - 4/8
SB 811   Residential Child Care Capital Grant Program
         Chapter 441 - 5/16
SB 848   Education - Educational Technology Pilot Program - Elementary Schools
         Chapter 276 - 5/2
SB 850   Transportation Funding - Mass Transit - Funding Study
         Chapter 443 - 5/16
SB 853   Homeowners Property Tax Credit Program - Local Supplement - Municipal
            Corporation
         Chapter 444 - 5/16
SB 865   Education - Scoliosis Screening in Public Schools - Repeal
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 882   At-Risk Youth Prevention and Diversion Programs
         Chapter 445 - 5/16
SB 898   Dorchester County - Transfer Tax Revenues - Use for Costs of School
            Buildings
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 919   Prince George’s County - Property Tax Credits - Newly Constructed and
            Renovated Dwellings
         House: Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means - 4/10
SB 920   Sales and Use Tax - Bulk Vending Machines
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 982   Property Tax Credit - Nonprofit Swim Clubs
         Chapter 446 - 5/16
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Ways and Means (continued)
SB 985   Election Law - Baltimore City Board of Elections - Compensation for
            Substitute Board Members and Election Judges
         Chapter 551 - 5/26
SB 1037 Dorchester County Board of Education - Commencement of Member’s Term
            of Office Following Election
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1064 Election Law - Baltimore City Democratic Party Central Committee -
            Membership
         Chapter 552 - 5/26
SB 1076 Department of Housing and Community Development - Neighborhood and
            Community Assistance Program - Community Investment Tax Credit
         Chapter 447 - 5/16
SB 1081 St. Mary’s County - Property Tax Credit for Individuals Over Age 70 -
            Extension of Sunset
         Vetoed - Duplicative - 5/26
SB 1096 Task Force on Environmental Health Conditions in Maryland’s Classrooms
         House: Reassigned to Ways and Means - 4/2

								
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