2021 Bill Position Summary

Senate Bills

Bill NumberBill TitleBill Position
SB 66
(HB 97)
Department of Housing and Community Development - Office of Digital Inclusion - Established (Digital Connectivity Act of 2021)
Support
SB 69Maryland Emergency Management Agency - Cybersecurity Coordination and Operations Office - Establishment
Support
SB 70
(HB 129)
Environment - Mold Inspections - Standards, Reporting, and Penalties
Support with Amendment
SB 90
(HB 103)

Electric Facilities - Study and Procedures

Oppose
SB 93
(HB 294)

Business Occupations and Professions - Architects - Scope of Licensure

Support
SB 121
(HB 51)

Zoning - Environmental Justice Considerations

Oppose
SB 135
(HB 261)

Business Regulation – Battery–Charged Fence Security Systems – Regulation

Oppose
SB 151
(HB 82)

Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights

Oppose
SB 153
(HB 376)

Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard – Municipal Electric Utilities

Support
SB 210
(HB 508)
COVID-19 Claim - Civil Immunity
Oppose
SB 227
(HB 295)
Water Pollution - Stormwater Management Regulations and Watershed Implementation Plans - Review and Update
Support With Amendment
SB 237
Public Safety - Law Enforcement Reform
Info
SB 305
(HB 79)

Legal Advertisement or Legal Notice – Publication in Newspaper or Newspaper in General Circulation – Online Newspapers

Support
SB 306Enterprise Zones - Reimbursements to Local Governments - Request Deadline and Recovery of Overpayment
Oppose
SB 314
(HB 113)
Board of Revenue Estimates and Bureau of Revenue Estimates - Organization and Operations
Support
SB 334
(HB 76)

Water Pollution Control – Intervention in Civil Actions – Rights and Authority

Oppose
SB 336

State and Local Procurement - Payment Practices

Oppose

House Bills

Bill NumberBill TitleBill Position
HB 36Environment – Packaging, Containers, and Paper Products – Producer Responsibility
Info
HB 43Department of Information Technology - Office of Broadband and Joint Committee on Broadband
Support 
HB 51
(SB 121)

Zoning - Environmental Justice Considerations

Oppose
HB 73

State and Local Government and Private Employers – Teleworking

Oppose
HB 76
(SB 334)

Water Pollution Control – Intervention in Civil Actions – Rights and Authority

Oppose
HB 79
(SB 305)

Legal Advertisement or Legal Notice – Publication in Newspaper or Newspaper in General Circulation – Online Newspapers

Support
HB 82
(SB 151)

Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights

Oppose
HB 90

State and Local Housing Programs – Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

Support With Amendment
HB 92Procurement - Invasive and Nonnative Plant Species - Prohibition on Use of State Funds
Support With Amendment
HB 94

Environment - Water Quality Revolving Loan Fund - Use of Fund

Support With Amendment
HB 97
(SB 66)
Department of Housing and Community Development - Office of Digital Inclusion - Established (Digital Connectivity Act of 2021)
Support
HB 103
(SB 90)

Electric Facilities - Study and Procedures

Oppose
HB 113
(SB 314)
Board of Revenue Estimates and Bureau of Revenue Estimates - Organization and Operations
Support
HB 129
(SB 70)
Environment - Mold Inspections - Standards, Reporting, and Penalties

Support With Amendment
HB 187Public Safety – Law Enforcement – Body–Worn Cameras
Oppose
HB 252

Tax Sales – Owner–Occupied Residential Property

Support
HB 261
(SB 135)

Business Regulation – Battery–Charged Fence Security Systems – Regulation

Oppose
HB 294
(SB 93)

Business Occupations and Professions - Architects - Scope of Licensure

Support
HB 295
(SB 227)
Water Pollution - Stormwater Management Regulations and Watershed Implementation Plans - Review and Update
Support With Amendment
HB 376
(SB 153)

Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard – Municipal Electric Utilities

Support
HB 443Economic Development - Makerspace Initiative Pilot Program
Support
HB 458Program Open Space - Local Projects - Visitor Behavior Policies
Oppose
HB 508
(SB 210)
COVID-19 Claim - Civil Immunity
Oppose