Maryland House of Delegates
The Maryland House of Delegates is scheduled to take up a bill to increase the state’s minimum wage.
Delegates passed the bill 130-0 Friday morning.
The Maryland Senate has approved a measure that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but give owners a chance to rebut a presumption of liability in court.
Maryland’s Senate advanced a measure on Wednesday that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but protect those who can prove they didn’t know their dog was dangerous.
A measure in Maryland would make it a misdemeanor to cause accidents resulting in serious injury or death, if the driver at fault was talking or texting on a cellphone.
A measure in the Maryland House of Delegates would enable the state to withhold tax refunds from people with outstanding warrants.
Maryland Delegate Eric G. Luedtke remembers the feeling of visiting crab houses on the Chesapeake Bay as a kid, spreading out a bunch of paper on a tabletop, and digging in.
The Maryland Senate has given final approval to a bill to help people who could not enroll in a private health plan on Maryland’s health exchange website due to computer problems last year.
The Maryland House of Delegates has approved a measure to provide health insurance to people who tried to enroll on the state’s online health exchange but couldn’t get through due to computer problems.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed the Queen Anne’s County Commission president to fill a vacancy in the House of Delegates.