House of Delegates
The House of Delegates has advanced a measure to expand Medicaid eligibility and create a funding stream for Maryland’s health benefit exchange as part of the federal health care overhaul.
A measure to allow medical marijuana in Maryland has moved forward in the House of Delegates.
Prince George’s County lawmakers are coping with the gun violence gripping their communities as legislators in Annapolis debate the merits of a far-reaching gun bill backed by Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley.
One bill that was not passed through in the Special Session primarily focused on gambling was the dog bite bill, as it’s being called.
The Maryland House of Delegates will more than likely make its final vote on Governor O’Malley’s gambling expansion bill on Tuesday.
The House of Delegates, voting in Tuesday’s early morning hours, blocked an openly gay Richmond prosecutor from appointment to a General District Court judgeship in the city.
Maryland Republicans say the state can survive the so-called doomsday budget passed by the legislature last week and that a special session to fix the plan and raise taxes is not necessary.
The House of Delegates has given preliminary approval to legislation exempting Virginia from any home energy standards Congress might pass in the future.