Maryland House of Delegates
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan and leading Maryland lawmakers are starting this year’s legislative session by emphasizing bipartisanship.
Police say an altercation broke out in the office building for the Maryland House of Delegates on the last day of the legislative session, but no lawmakers were involved.
The Maryland General Assembly on Monday gave final approval to incremental increases in the state’s minimum wage over several years to $10.10 by 2018 and to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession.
Maryland lawmakers will be putting finishing touches on a marijuana decriminalization bill and an increase in the minimum wage Monday on the last day of the state’s legislative session.
The House of Delegates has rejected a measure that would have forced them to vote on their planned salary increase, rather than letting it take effect automatically.
Maryland’s $39 billion budget is moving forward in the state’s House of Delegates.
Identical bills to greatly expand Sunday hunting opportunities in western Maryland have passed both houses of the General Assembly.
A measure to get Maryland’s ineffective medical-marijuana law working cleared the Maryland House of Delegates by a large margin Monday.
The Maryland House has unanimously approved a measure that would put new restrictions on people convicted of driving drunk with children as passengers.
Maryland Attorney Kevin Goldberg has two daughters, ages 8 and 4, and he’s very uncomfortable with the fact that either of them could walk into a convenience store and legally purchase an energy drink.