2022 Bill Position Summary

Senate Bills

Bill NumberBill TitleBill Position
SB 4
(HB 24)
Cybersecurity Scholarship Program – Alterations and Maryland Cybersecurity Loan Assistance Repayment Program – Establishment

SB 10Workers' Compensation - COVID-19 Occupational Disease Presumption
Oppose
SB 14
(HB 100)
Sustainable Maryland Program Fund - Establishment
Support
SB 56Program Open Space - Local Plans and Programs - General Assembly Approval
Oppose
SB 66Labor and Employment - Hiring - Education Requirements (Give Me A Chance - Job Opportunities Act of 2022)
Oppose
SB 85
(HB 103)
Property Tax Credit for Disabled Veterans - Established
Support w/ Amendment
SB 96Community Parks and Playgrounds Program - Charles County - Basketball Courts
Oppose
SB 107
(HB 5)
State Government - State and Local Government Employees and Contractors - Cybersecurity Training
Support w/ Amendment
SB 148
(HB 224)
Property Tax Exemption - Disabled Veterans
Oppose
SB 221
(HB 402)

Department of the Environment – Enforcement Authority

Support w/ Amendment
SB 250State and Local Procurement – Payment Practices
Oppose
SB 259

Procurement - Prevailing Wage - Applicability

Support w/ Amendment
SB 292
(HB 307)
Environment - Packaging Materials - Producer Responsibility
Support
SB 295
(HB 44)

Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Emergency Service Transporters - Reimbursement

Support
SB 320
(HB 361)

Mold Inspections and Remediation - Standards, Reporting, Penalties, and Tax Credit

Oppose
SB 348Conservation Finance ActSupport
SB 368
(HB 381)
Municipalities – Charter Amendments – Notice
Support
SB 376County and Municipal Street Lighting Investment Act
Support
SB 397
(HB 411)
Public Safety - Local Law Enforcement Coordination Council and Coordinator and State Aid for Police Protection Fund
Support
SB 400
(HB 410)
Transportation – Highway User Revenue – Distribution
Support w/ Amendment
SB 419Opioid Restitution Fund - Appropriation of Settlement Funds
Support
SB 433
(HB 501)
Labor and Employment - Workers' Compensation Claims - Fees for Legal Services

Oppose
SB 453Economic Development – Maryland Makerspace Initiative Program
Support
SB 491Property Tax - Taxation of Business Property - Tax Rates, Exemptions, and Credits
Oppose
SB 516
(HB 710)

Equitable and Inclusive Transit-Oriented Development Enhancement Act

Support
SB 522
(HB 788)
State and Local Parks – Child Safe Zone Program – Establishment (Equitable Access to Safe Parks Act)
Support
SB 528Climate Solutions Now Act of 2022
Support
SB 541
(HB 727)
Natural Resources - Maryland Park Service and State Parks - Alterations (Great Maryland Outdoors Act)
Support w/ Amendment
SB 543
(HB 445)
Property Tax - Constant Yield Tax Rate - Notice Requirements

Support
SB 556
(HB 591)
Public Safety - Law Enforcement Agencies - Body-Worn Cameras
Oppose
SB 630
(HB 706)
Maryland Department of Emergency Management - Office of Resilience
Support
SB 726
(HB 1187)
Transportation – Highway User Revenues – Revenue and Distribution
Support
SB 754
(HB 1202)
Local Government Cybersecurity - Coordination and Operations (Local Cybersecurity Support Act of 2022)
Support
SB 777

Public Information Act - Records Relating to Police Misconduct - Fees

LOI
SB 780Cybersecurity Governance Act of 2022
Support
SB 783
(HB 596)
Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights
Oppose
SB 812
(HB 1346)
State Government – Cybersecurity – Coordination and Governance
Support
SB 860
(HB 1039)
Property Tax - Community Solar Energy Generating Systems - Agrivoltaics
Support w/ Amendment
SB 871
(HB 1259)
Accessory Dwelling Unit Authorization and Promotion Act
Oppose
SB 931
(HB 880)
Environment - Impact of Actions on Climate, Labor, and Environmental Justice
Oppose
SB 999
(HB 936)
Blue Ribbon Community Solar Land Use Commission
Support w/ Amendment
SB 651Natural Resources - Forest Mitigation Banks and the Forest Conservation Fund - Alterations
Support
SB 1003Legal Advertisement or Legal Notice – Publication in Newspaper or Newspaper in General Circulation – Online Newspapers
Support

House Bills

Bill NumberBill TitleBill Position
HB 5
(SB 107)
State Government - State and Local Government Employees and Contractors - Cybersecurity Training
Support w/ Amendment
HB 24
(SB 4)
Cybersecurity Scholarship Program – Alterations and Maryland Cybersecurity Loan Assistance Repayment Program – Establishment
Support
HB 44Maryland Medical Assistance Program – Emergency Service Transporters – Reimbursement
Support
HB 76Community Solar Energy Generating Systems - Exemption From Energy and Property Taxes
Support w/ Amendment
HB 93Candidates for Offices of Municipalities and Common Ownership Communities - Reports of Donations and Disbursements
Support w/ Amendment
HB 100
(SB 14)
Sustainable Maryland Program Fund - Establishment
Support
HB 103
(SB 85)
Property Tax Credit for Disabled Veterans - Established
Support w/ Amendment
HB 151Traffic Control Device Monitoring Systems - Authorization
Support
HB 156Local Governments – Urban Agricultural Incentive Zones – Authorization
Support
HB 162Public Safety - Law Enforcement - Body-Worn Cameras
Support w/ Amendment
HB 224
(SB 148)
Property Tax Exemption – Disabled Veterans
Oppose
HB 235Open Meetings Act - Definition - Administrative Function
Oppose
HB 246Open Meetings Act – Notices, Closed Sessions, and Minutes – Retention Periods, Online Posting, and Public Inspection
Support w/ Amendment
HB 264Speed Monitoring Systems - School Zones - Nursery Schools
Support
HB 307
(SB 292)
Environment - Packaging Materials - Producer Responsibility
Support
HB 313Election Law - Recall Elections
Oppose
HB 361
(SB 320)
Mold Inspections and Remediation - Standards, Reporting, Penalties, and Tax Credit
Oppose
HB 381
(SB 368)

Municipalities – Charter Amendments – Notice

Support
HB 402
(SB 221)

Department of the Environment – Enforcement Authority

Support w/ Amendment
HB 404Vehicle Laws - Speed Limits - Establishment
Support
HB 410
(SB 400)
Transportation – Highway User Revenue – Distribution
Support w/ Amendment
HB 411
(SB 397)
Public Safety – Local Law Enforcement Coordination Council and Coordinator and State Aid for Police Protection Fund
Support
HB 429Public Safety - Law Enforcement Agencies - Body-Worn Cameras
Oppose
HB 445
(SB 543)
Property Tax - Constant Yield Tax Rate - Notice Requirements
Support
HB 463Civil Rights - Violation of Rights - Governmental Liability
Oppose
HB 501
(SB 433)
Labor and Employment - Workers' Compensation Claims - Fees for Legal Services
Oppose
HB 508 Property Tax - Constant Yield Tax Rate - Notification Requirement
Support
HB 591
(SB 556) 
Public Safety - Law Enforcement Agencies - Body-Worn Cameras
Oppose
HB 596
(SB 783)
Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights
Oppose
HB 706
(SB 630)
Maryland Department of Emergency Management - Office of Resilience
Support
HB 708Comprehensive Climate Solutions
Support
HB 710
(SB 516)
Equitable and Inclusive Transit–Oriented Development Enhancement Act
Support
HB 727Natural Resources - Maryland Park Service and State Parks - Alterations (Great Maryland Outdoors Act)
Support w/ Amendment
HB 788
(SB 522)
State and Local Parks - Child Safe Zone Program - Establishment (Equitable Access to Safe Parks Act)
Support
HB 794Public Health – Opioid Restitution Fund Advisory Council
Support w/ Amendment
HB 844Real Property Tax Rates - Notification to Real Property Taxpayers
Oppose
HB 876

Maryland Forestry Education Fund – Establishment

Support
HB 894

Transportation Electrification and Modernization (TEAM) Act

Support
HB 880
(SB 931)
Environment - Impact of Actions on Climate, Labor, and Environmental Justice
Oppose
HB 936
(SB 999)
Blue Ribbon Community Solar Land Use Commission
Support w/ Amendment
HB 939Elections – Absentee Ballots – Mailing of Unrequested Ballots
Oppose
HB 946 Washington County – Police Administrative Charging Committee
Support w/ Amendment
HB 1039
(SB 860)
Property Tax - Community Solar Energy Generating Systems - Agrivoltaics
Support w/ Amendment
HB 1184

Police Accountability Boards and Administrative Charging Committees - Municipal Corporation

Support
HB 1187
(SB 726)
Transportation – Highway User Revenues – Revenue and Distribution
Support
HB 1071Speed Monitoring Systems - Real-Time Posting of Vehicle Speed
Oppose
HB 1202
(SB 754)
Local Government Cybersecurity - Coordination and Operations (Local Cybersecurity Support Act of 2022)
Support
HB 1207

Public Safety - Body-Worn Cameras - Costs and Expenses

Support
HB 1259
(SB 871)
Accessory Dwelling Unit Authorization and Promotion Act
Oppose
HB 1283 Election Law - Municipal Corporations - Voter Qualifications
Oppose
HB 1346
(SB 812)
State Government – Cybersecurity – Coordination and Governance
Support
HB 979 

Tax Sales - Homeowner Protection Program - Automatic Enrollment and Funding

Support
HB1104Affordable Housing Land Trusts - Funding and Property Tax Exemption
Oppose
HB1282Property Tax - Agricultural Use Assessment - Improvements
Oppose