Maryland General Assembly

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Better Luck Next Year for Bills That Didn’t Make It

The ink is drying on more than 100 bills signed into law on Tuesday, but a number of measures will have to try their luck again next year.

04/14/2015

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Md. Lawmakers Pass Film Tax Credit Measure

The amount of film tax credits for producers of movies and television shows in Maryland will be determined by the governor, under a bill that has cleared the Maryland General Assembly.

04/13/2015

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A Look at Bills That Passed the Maryland General Assembly

The Maryland General Assembly is scheduled to adjourn its 90-day legislation session at midnight Monday.

04/13/2015

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Md. Budget Passed Amid Disagreement With Governor, Lawmakers

It’s crunch time for the Maryland General Assembly, and lawmakers still have a budget to pass.

04/13/2015

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Bill to Pause Fracking Gains Ground in General Assembly

A bill establishing deadlines for the adoption and implementation of fracking regulations is making its way through the General Assembly.

04/07/2015

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Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order Extending Md. General Assembly Session

Republican Gov. Larry Hogan says he is concerned about how his legislative agenda and Maryland budget measures are progressing, as the Maryland General Assembly enters its last week.

04/06/2015

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Lawbreakers Getting Second Chances From Maryland Lawmakers

Bills giving law-breakers a chance to get back on their feet are making progress in the Maryland General Assembly — and with bipartisan support.

04/05/2015

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Trailblazing Delegate to be Memorialized in Portrait

One of the longest serving delegates and the first African American woman to chair a General Assembly legislative committee is being memorialized in a portrait.

03/27/2015

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Maryland House, Senate Pass Fracking Bills

Lawmakers in both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly are taking a stand against fracking.

03/24/2015

Vietnam War veteran Jim Hauser of Riva, Maryland salutes with fellow veterans during a Veterans Day event at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall.  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Md. Lawmakers Approve Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Day

The Maryland General Assembly has voted to designate March 30 as a commemorative day recognizing Vietnam Veterans.

03/19/2015

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