Maryland General Assembly

Better Luck Next Year for Bills That Didn't Make ItThe 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.
Md. Lawmakers Pass Film Tax Credit MeasureThe 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.
A Look at Bills That Passed the Maryland General AssemblyThe Maryland General Assembly is scheduled to adjourn its 90-day legislation session at midnight Monday.
Md. Budget Passed Amid Disagreement With Governor, LawmakersIt's crunch time for the Maryland General Assembly, and lawmakers still have a budget to pass.
Bill to Pause Fracking Gains Ground in General AssemblyA bill establishing deadlines for the adoption and implementation of fracking regulations is making its way through the General Assembly.
Gov. Hogan Issues Executive Order Extending Md. General Assembly SessionRepublican 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.
Lawbreakers Getting Second Chances From Maryland LawmakersBills giving law-breakers a chance to get back on their feet are making progress in the Maryland General Assembly — and with bipartisan support.
Trailblazing Delegate to be Memorialized in PortraitOne of the longest serving delegates and the first African American woman to chair a General Assembly legislative committee is being memorialized in a portrait.
Maryland House, Senate Pass Fracking BillsLawmakers in both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly are taking a stand against fracking.
Md. Lawmakers Approve Vietnam Veterans Commemorative DayThe Maryland General Assembly has voted to designate March 30 as a commemorative day recognizing Vietnam Veterans.
Maryland Voters Decide State Legislative PrimariesSeveral Maryland candidates are trying to make political comebacks as they face off in primary matchups after ethical and legal problems.
Maryland Health Group Pushes For $1 Tobacco Tax Hike A Maryland health group says it has support from 200 candidates for the Maryland General Assembly to increase the state's tobacco tax by $1 a pack.