February 20, 2016
News from Annapolis
The 2016 Maryland General Assembly session is one third complete. The last day to file a bill with a guaranteed hearing date was Thursday, February 11th at 5 pm. So far the House has 1,504 bills filed and the Senate 1,004 bills. We know there is at least another 1000 bills that could be dropped late. THIS IS A BUSY SESSION!
I would like to take this opportunity to discuss the bills I have filed with you. I have 13 bills:
HB0008 Task Force to Study Issues Related to the Use of Hearing 1/28 at 1:30 p.m. (SB0126) Self-Driving Vehicles
HB0473 Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - First Reading Appropriations Samaritan House
HB0525 Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers and Dealers Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m. (SB0730)
HB0531 Maryland Strong Manufacturing Development Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m. (SB0181) Act
HB0617 Anne Arundel County Public Schools - Adjunct Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. Instructor Program
HB0618 Creation of a State Debt - Anne Arundel County - First Reading Appropriations (SB0479) William Brown House at Historic London Town
HB0662 Emergency Vehicles - Blood, Organ, or Tissue Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. Delivery Vehicles
HB0723 Transportation - Highway User Revenues - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (SB0585) Distribution to Municipalities
HB0805 Motor Vehicles - Autocycles - Standards and Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m. (SB0774) Requirements
HB0922 Vehicle Laws - Application - Park Model Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m. (SB0579) Recreational Vehicles - Definition
HB0986 Vehicle Laws - Trade-In Allowance - Leased Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. Vehicles
HB0996 Education - Public School Holidays - Easter Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m. Monday
HB1013 Maryland Open Transportation Investment First Reading Appropriations and (SB0908) Decision Act of 2016 Environment and Transportation
For more information on theses bills, or any other legislation currently before the General Assembly, please go to http://mgaleg.maryland.gov.
My office is staffed by Nancy Lipin Crawford, my Chief of Staff and Aidan DeLisle, is working as my Legislative Assistant. My office is open full time during the Session. Please feel free to contact me with your thoughts and concerns. My contact information is: firstname.lastname@example.org or 410.841.3370. You can also find updates at my website www.pambeidle.com and on Facebook at Delegate Pam Beidle.
It is truly an honor to serve you in the Maryland General Assembly