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Commissioners of St. Mary's County

Legislative Status Report: 2021


Bills requested by the Commissioners of St. Mary's County

Bill Number Description Notes Correspondence
Not Introduced To request to de-couple the METCOM debt from the Commissioners of St. Mary's County Debt

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CSMC Letter of Support
HB 862 St. Mary’s County and Metropolitan Commission – Debt Limitations

St. Mary's County Delegation -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 510

CSMC Letter of Support
Letter requesting amendment
Letter of support with amendment to Committee
METCOM Letter of Support
Letter of Support to Senate Committee
METCOM Letter of Support to Senate Committee
HB 813/SB 861 St. Mary's County - Public Facilities Bond

St. Mary's County Delegation -
HB 813 Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative); SB 861 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 731

Letter of Support to Committee
Letter of Support to Committee
Letter of Support
Letter of Support
Letter of Support to Delegation
HB 528 St. Mary’s County – Repeal of Impact Fee – Authorization of Building Excise Tax

St. Mary's County Delegation -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 589

CSMC Letter of Support
Letter of Support to Committee
Letter of Support
Not Introduced Transfer Tax - Repeal of Sunset Date

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CSMC Letter of Support
Not Introduced Public Accommodations Tax Cap Rate Increase

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CSMC Letter of Support
Not Introduced St. Mary's County Open Meetings Act - Repeal

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CSMC Letter of Support
Not Introduced Body Worn Cameras - Animal Control Officers in St. Mary's County

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CSMC Letter of Support
HB 527 St. Mary’s County Human Relations Commission – Equal Treatment

St. Mary's County Delegation -
In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

CSMC Letter of Support
Letter of Support to Committee
Letter of Support to Committee
HB 530 St. Mary's County - Gaming - Administration of Bingo Licenses

St. Mary's County Delegation -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 283

CSMC Letter of Support
Letter of Support
Letter of Support
HB 863 St. Mary’s County – Motor Vehicle Registration – Exception for Golf Carts

St. Mary's County Delegation -
In the House - Hearing 2/25 at 1:30 p.m.

CSMC Letter of Support
Letter of Support to Committee
Not Introduced To exempt Volunteer Fire Department and Volunteer Rescue Squads from paying Recordation Tax in St. Mary's County

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CSMC Letter of Support
St. Mary's County Sports Complex - Bond Bill Request

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Introduced by Senator Bailey

CSMC Letter of Support



Bills specific to St. Mary’s County not requested by the Commissioners of St. Mary's County

Bill Number Description Notes Correspondence
HB 529 St. Mary's County - Alcoholic Beverages - Distillery On-Site Consumption Permit

St. Mary's County Delegation -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 665

CSMC Letter of SupportLetter of SupportLetter of Support to Committee
Not introduced Breton Bay golf and Country Club - Bond Bill Request - Pond/Dam repair/replacement

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CSMC Letter of Support
SB 239/HB 526 Education - St. Mary's County - Prohibition of Tobacco Products in Schools

Senator Bailey -
SB- 239 In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; HB 526 In the House - Hearing 2/05 at 1:30 p.m. (Ways and Means)

CSMC Letter of Support CSMC Letter of Support Letter of Support to CommitteeLetter of Support to Committee
SB 51 Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland - Property Management - Southern Maryland Regional Agricultural Center

Senator Bailey -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 276

HB 333 Marine Contractor License – Performance of Services – Licensing Requirements and Fees

Delegate Clark -
In the Senate - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m

CSMC Letter of Support to CommitteeLetter of Support
HB 525 St. Mary’s County – Law Enforcement Hearing Board – Civilian Members

Delegate Morgan -
In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:30 p.m.

Letter of Support
HB 814 St. Mary’s County – Alcoholic Beverages Licenses – Annual Fees

Delegate Morgan -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 234

Letter of SupportLetter of Support to CommitteeLetter of Support to Committee
HB 1097 St. Mary's County - Local Officials - Salaries

St. Mary's County Delegation -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 650

Letter of Support to CommitteeLetter of Support to Committee



Other Legislation of Interest

Bill Number Description Notes Correspondence
HB 38 / SB 49 State Government – Department of Information Technology – Cybersecurity

Delegate Carey -
HB 38 - In the Senate - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)-: SB 49 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 318

HB 43 Department of Information Technology - Office of Broadband and Joint Committee on Broadband

Delegate Krimm -
In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters

HB 73/SB 710 State and Local Government and Private Employers – Teleworking

Delegate Krimm -
HB 73 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 696; SB 710 -In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 97 / SB 66 Department of Housing and Community Development - Office of Digital Inclusion - Established (Digital Connectivity Act of 2021)

Delegates Lierman, Attar, Bridges, Henson, D. Jones, Rosenberg, and Smith -
HB 97 - Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative); SB 66 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 74

HB 76/ SB 334 Water Pollution Control – Intervention in Civil Actions – Rights and Authority

Delegate Love -
HB 76 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 618; SB 334 -Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 619

HB 82/SB 151 Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights

Delegates W. Fisher, Barron, and Stewart -
HB 82 - In the House - Hearing 1/20 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 151-In the Senate - Hearing 1/26 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)

SB 203 Aquaculture Lease Applications - Notices, Protests, Meetings, and Conflict Resolution

Senator Bailey -
In the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 204/SB 324 Environment and Natural Resources - Complaints, Inspections, and Enforcement - Information Maintenance and Reporting

Delegate Lierman -
HB 204 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 442 ; SB 324 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 443

SB 269/HB 1311 Property Tax Exemption - Disabled Active Duty Service Members, Disabled Veterans, and Surviving Spouses - Refund

Senator Ellis -
SB 269 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 727; HB 1311 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 726

HB 512/SB 528 Coast Smart Siting and Design Criteria - Private Construction or Reconstruction Projects and Enforcement

Delegate Lehman -
In the House - Hearing 2/03 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 528 - In the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 129/SB 70 Environment - Mold Inspections - Standards, Reporting, and Penalties

Delegate Henson -
HB 129 - In the House - Withdrawn by Sponsor; SB 70 - In the Senate - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m.

HB 589/SB 493 Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2021

The Speaker (By Request - Administration) -
HB- 589- Approved by the Governor - Chapter 150.; - SB 493 -In the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Letter of Opposition to CommitteeLetter of Opposition to CommitteeLetter of Support for SMADC
HB 591/SB 258 Property Tax Exemption – Disabled Veterans

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HB 591 - In the House - Hearing 2/02 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 258 - In the Senate - Hearing 1/14 at 11:00 a.m.

HB 0655 Local Government – County Commissioner Elections – District Voting

Delegate Crosby -
In the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.

Letter of OppositionLetter of Opposition with amendmentJoint Letter of Opposition with Calvert
HB-0656 Election Law - Early Voting Centers - Bus Stops

Delegate Crosby -
In the Senate - Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m.

HB - 151 Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights - Repeal

Delegate Acevero -
In the House - Hearing 2/09 at 1:30 p.m.

Letter of Opposition to Committee
HB 187 Public Safety – Law Enforcement – Body–Worn Cameras

Delegate Ivey -
In the House - Hearing 2/09 at 1:30 p.m

HB 472 Agriculture - Use of Glyphosate - Prohibition

Delegate P. Young -
In the House - Withdrawn by Sponsor

Letter of Opposition to Committee
HB 183/SB 449 Public Information Act – Revisions (Equitable Access to Records Act)

Delegate Lierman, Senator Kagan -
HB 183 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 658; SB 449 - In the House - Rereferred to Health and Government Operations

HB 264/SB 483 Solid Waste Management - Organics Recycling and Waste Diversion - Food Residuals

Delegate Charkoudian -
HB 264 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 439.; SB 483 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 440

HB 443/SB 577 Economic Development - Makerspace Initiative Pilot Program

Delegate McKay -
HB 433 - In the House - Hearing 1/28 at 1:30 p.m; SB 577 - In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

SB 211/HB375 Labor and Employment - Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program - Establishment (Time to Care Act of 2021)

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In the Senate - Hearing 1/28 at 1:00 p.m.

SB 68 Maryland Department of Emergency Management - Establishment

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In the Senate - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

SB 174 Property Tax Assessments – 5–Year Assessment Cycle

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In the Senate - Hearing 1/27 at 1:00 p.m.

SB 245 Public Schools - School Resource Officers - Requirements and Prohibitions

Senator Ellis -
In the Senate - Hearing 1/27 at 11:00 a.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)

Letter of Opposition to Committee
HB 1300 Blueprint for Maryland's Future - Implementation (2020 Legislation vetoed by Governor Hogan)

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Became law per Maryland Constitution, Chapter 36 of 2021

HB 745 Election Law - Early Voting Centers - Number Required

Delegate Luedtke -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 43

Letter of Opposition to Committee
HB 36 Environment – Packaging, Containers, and Paper Products – Producer Responsibility

Delegates Lierman, Charkoudian, D. Jones, R. Lewis, Love, and Terrasa -
In the House - Hearing 2/09 at 1:30 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)

HB 1005 Election Law - Early Voting Centers - Number Required

Delegate Crosby -
In the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.

Letter of Opposition to Committee
SB 645 9-1-1 Board - Procurement Reform

Senators Kagan, Reilly, and Jackson -
In the Senate - Hearing Feb. 17, 2021

Letter of Opposition to Committee
HB 459 Disabled Active Duty Service Members, Disabled Veterans, and Surviving Spouses - Exemption From Property Tax and Other Charges and Refunds

Delegate Mangione -
In the House - Hearing 2/02 at 1:30 p.m.

HB 1175 Property Tax Credit for Disabled Veterans - Established

Delegate Brooks -
In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.

SB 325 Tax Sales – Redemption – Nondelinquent Taxes

Chair, Budget and Taxation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Assessments and Taxation) -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 108

HB 852 Property Tax - Tax Sales - Homeowner Protection Program

Delegate Kaiser -
Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 382

HB 1182 Tax - Property - Tax Sales

Delegate Kipke -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 87

HB 954/ SB 841 Property Tax – Solar Energy Systems

Delegate Washington, Senators Hershey, Feldman, and Guzzone -
HB 954- In the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 841 - In the House - Hearing 3/30 at 1:30 p.m.

HB 851 Corrections - Restrictive Housing - Serious Mental Illness

Delegate Ruth -
In the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.

HB 1137/SB 887 Property Tax Credit – Business Entities – State of Emergency

Delegate Kerr -
HB 1137 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 210; SB 887 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 211

Letter of SupportLetter of Support
HB 1050 Tax Sales – Notices

Delegate Rosenberg -
In the House - Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.

SB 602/HB 721 Tort Claims Acts - Limits on Liability

Senator Smith & Delegate Moon -
SB 602 - In the Senate - Hearing 2/04 at 11:00 a.m.; HB 721 In the House - Hearing 2/10 at 1:30 p.m.

HB 610 Homeowners' Property Tax Credit - Eligibility of Surviving Family Member

Delegate Hill -
Approved by the Governor - Chapter 333

HB 1199/SB 813 Workers’ Compensation – Occupational Disease Presumptions – COVID–19

Delegate Valderrama & Senator Klausmeier (Chair, Workers' Compensation Benefit and Insurance Oversight Committee) -
HB 1199 - In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 813 - In the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 1247/SB 725 Workers' Compensation - Occupational Disease Presumptions - COVID-19

Delegate Washington & Senator Peters -
HB 1247 - In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 725 - In the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 1326/SB 727 Maryland Healthy Working Families Act – Revisions and Public Health Emergency Leave

Delegate Dumais & Senator Feldman -
HB 1326 - In the House - Withdrawn by Sponsor.; SB 727 - In the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 1214 Procurement - Transparency and Application to County Contracts

Delegate Wilson -
In the Senate - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 1129/SB 873 Department of Information Technology – State and Local Government Employees and Contractors – Cybersecurity Training

Delegate Krimm & Senator Jackson (By Request - Joint Cybersecurity, Information Technology, and Biotechnology Committee -
HB 1129 - In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 873 In the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.

Letter of OppositionLetter of Opposition
HB 894/SB 746 Education - Community Colleges - Collective Bargaining

Senators Guzzone, Feldman, Augustine, Benson, Carter, Elfreth, Hettleman, Kagan, King, Kramer, Lam, Pinsky, Washington, Young, McCray, Smith, Sydnor, Waldstreicher, and Zucker & Delegate Haynes -
HB 894 -Vetoed by the Governor (Policy); SB 746 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)

HB 1328/SB 824 Economic Development - Broadband Providers - Joint Trenching and Fee (Building Out Broadband Act of 2021)

Delegate Feldmark & Senator Hester (Chair, Joint Cybersecurity, Information Technology, and Biotechnology Committee) -
HB 1328 -Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 632; SB 824 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 633

Letter of SupportLetter of Support
HB 634/SB 621 Association Health Coverage Plans

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In the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:30 p.m.

Letter of Support with Amendment
HB 1038/ SB 747 State Board of Elections – Membership, Contract Management, Ballot Drop Boxes, and Voting System Financing

Delegate Palakovich Carr & Senator Kagan -
HB 1038- In the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:30 p.m.; SB 747 In the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:30 p.m.

Letter of Support to CommitteeLetter of Support to Committee
SB 965/ HB 1372 Blueprint for Maryland's Future - Revisions

The President & The Speaker -
SB 965 - In the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 3:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs); HB 1372 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 55

SB 756 Workers’ Compensation – Occupational Disease Presumptions – COVID–19

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In the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.

HB 319/SB 133 Local Tax Relief for Working Families Act of 2021

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HB 319 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy); SB 133 - Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)

HB 670 Maryland Police Accountability Act of 2021 - Police Discipline and Law Enforcement Programs and Procedures

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Gubernatorial Veto Override - Chapter 59

Letter of OppositionLetter of Opposition

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