2019 Bill Position Summary

*Will be updated next on Thursday, March 14th*

House Bills

Bill Number Title Position
HB 10 State Highway Administration – Sidewalks Within Priority Funding Areas – Repair and Maintenance Support
HB 82
SB 116
Transportation - Complete Streets - Access to Healthy Food Support
HB 102 Toll Roads, Highways, and Bridges - County Government Consent Requirement - Expansion Support w/ Amendment
HB 117
SB 3
Maryland Smart Growth Investment Fund Support
HB 155
SB 164
Maryland Department of Health - Capital and Grant Programs - State Grants Support
HB 272
SB 234
Natural Resources - State and Local Forest Conservation Funds Support w/ Amendment
HB 332
SB 158
Maryland Department of Health - Community Dental Clinics Grant Program Support
HB 369 Admissions and Amusement Tax - Limitations on Municipal Corporations - Drive-In Movies and Roller Skating Rinks Oppose
HB 386 Admissions and Amusement Tax - Limitations on Municipal Corporations - Agricultural Tourism Oppose
HB 410
SB 267
Task Force on Prohibiting Debris From Entering Storm Drains or Stormwater Inlets Support w/ Amendment
HB 413 Public Information Act - Personnel and Investigatory Records - Formal Complaints Against Public Employees Oppose
HB 428
SB 269
Comprehensive Flood Management Grant Program - Awards for Flood Damage and Mandatory Funding Support
HB 472 Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights Oppose
HB 474 Joint Use of Utility and Telecommunications Infrastructure Support w/ Amendment
HB 515 Municipalities - Municipal Infraction Proceedings - Designation of a Building Inspector or an Enforcement Officer to Testify Support w/ Amendment
HB 553
SB 324
Political Subdivisions - Legal Notice Requirements - Posting on Websites Support
HB 557
SB 509
Property Tax - In Rem Foreclosure and Sale - Vacant and Abandoned Property Support
HB 560 Transportation - State Highway Administration - Traffic Calming Devices Support w/ Amendment
HB 645 Local Pension Systems - Special Disability Retirement Allowance Support
HB 654 Wireless Facilities - Installation and Regulation Oppose
HB 679
SB 872
Workplace Harassment - Prohibitions, Liability, and Enforcement Support w/ Amendment
HB 703
SB 505
Environmental Violations - Reporting Requirements Oppose
HB 717 Law Enforcement Body Camera Task Force Support w/ Amendment
HB 730
SB 660
Electric Industry - Community Choice Aggregation Support
HB 735
SB 729
Task Force on Forest Conservation in Maryland Support w/ Amendment
HB 776 Vehicle Laws - Speed Monitoring Systems - Operation in School Zones Oppose
HB 818
SB 629
Access to Maryland Courts Act Oppose
HB 858 Personal Property Tax - Exemption for Business Personal Property Oppose
HB 880 Counties and Municipalities - Transportation of Animals - Limitation on Authority Oppose
HB 884 Sales and Use Tax - Limited Residential Lodging Support w/ Amendment
HB 1011
SB 1037
Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Uniform Citizen Complaint Process (Anton's Law) Oppose
HB 1020
SB 713
Wireless Facilities - Permitting and Siting Priority
HB 1054 Real Property - Leased Residential Property Registry Support w/ Amendment
HB 1088
SB 918
State Department of Assessments and Taxation - Assessments, Audits, Records, and Appeals (SDAT Reform Act of 2019) Support w/ Amendment
HB 1106 Youth Sports Programs - Restrictions, Registration, Personnel, and Policy Information - Requirements Oppose
HB 1118 Use of Public Funds - Playground and Athletic Field Surfaces - Authorizations, Preferences, and Prohibitions Oppose
HB 1142 Environment - Hazardous Materials - Disposal of Synthetic Turf and Turf Infill Oppose
HB 1162
SB 656
Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit - Alterations - Opportunity Zones, Targeted Projects, and Transferability Support
HB 1163
SB 795
Income and Property Taxes - Qualified Maryland Opportunity Zone Investments Support w/ Amendment
HB 1180 Maryland Energy Administration - Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Rebate Program Support
HB 1238 Correctional Facilities - Employment - Ex-Offenders Oppose
HB 1260
SB 581
Economic and Community Development Tax Credits - Opportunity Zone Enhancement Program Support
HB 1276
SB 553
Security Feature for Connected Devices - Requirements, Procurement Preferences, and Reports Oppose
HB 1281
SB 787
Transportation - Bikeways Network Program - Funding Support
HB 1317
SB 478
Property Tax - Vehicles Valued as Stock in Business - Alteration of Tax Credit Oppose
HB 1374 Splash Pads - Lifeguards Support w/ Amendment

Senate Bills

Bill Number Title Position
SB 3
HB 117
Maryland Smart Growth Investment Fund Support
SB 55 Department of Planning - Central Depository Support w/ Amendment
SB 116
HB 82
Transportation - Complete Streets - Access to Healthy Food Support
SB 158
HB 332
Maryland Department of Health - Community Dental Clinics Grant Program Support
SB 164
HB 155

Maryland Department of Health - Capital and Grant Programs - State Grants Support
SB 234
HB 272
Natural Resources - State and Local Forest Conservation Funds Support w/ Amendment
SB 267
HB 410
Task Force on Prohibiting Debris From Entering Storm Drains or Stormwater Inlets Support w/ Amendment
SB 269
HB 428
Comprehensive Flood Management Grant Program - Awards for Flood Damage and Mandatory Funding Support
SB 316 Vehicle Laws - Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicles - Reserved Parking Spaces Support
SB 324
HB 553
Political Subdivisions - Legal Notice Requirements - Posting on Websites Support
SB 478
HB 1317
Property Tax - Vehicles Valued as Stock in Business - Alteration of Tax Credit Oppose
SB 492 Investment in Job Skills Act of 2019 Support
SB 505
HB 703
Environmental Violations - Reporting Requirements Oppose
SB 509
HB 557
Property Tax - In Rem Foreclosure and Sale - Vacant and Abandoned Property Support
SB 533 Sales and Use Tax - Limited Residential Lodging Support w/ Amendment
SB 553
HB 1276
Security Feature for Connected Devices - Requirements, Procurement Preferences, and Reports Oppose
SB 581
HB 1260
Economic and Community Development Tax Credits - Opportunity Zone Enhancement Program Support
SB 629
HB 818
Access to Maryland Courts Act Oppose
SB 656
HB 1162
Heritage Structure Rehabilitation Tax Credit - Alterations - Opportunity Zones, Targeted Projects, and Transferability Support
SB 660
HB 730
Electric Industry - Community Choice Aggregation Support
SB 713
HB 1020
Wireless Facilities - Permitting and Siting Priority 
SB 729
HB 735
Task Force on Forest Conservation in Maryland Support w/ Amendment
SB 764 Criminal Procedure - Forfeiture - Equitable Sharing of Proceeds Oppose
SB 787
HB 1281
Transportation - Bikeways Network Program - Funding Support
SB 795
HB 1163
Income and Property Taxes - Qualified Maryland Opportunity Zone Investments Support w/ Amendment
SB 872
HB 679
Workplace Harassment - Prohibitions, Liability, and Enforcement Support w/ Amendment
SB 918
HB 1088
State Department of Assessments and Taxation - Assessments, Audits, Records, and Appeals (SDAT Reform Act of 2019) Support w/ Amendment
SB 1037
HB 1011
Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission - Uniform Citizen Complaint Process (Anton's Law) Oppose