Maryland House of Delegates

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House Approves Bill for Commission on Standardized Tests

The Maryland House of Delegates unanimously added their support to a review of the state’s standardized testing system.

03/23/2015

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Maryland House Rejects Bill for Surcharges on Court Cases

A measure to add surcharges on Maryland court filings to help pay for an electronic court initiative has been rejected by the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/21/2015

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Md. House Oks Bill to Expand Expungement Eligibility

Maryland residents who were convicted of a crime that is no longer considered one would be able to have the conviction expunged, under a bill approved by the House of Delegates.

03/19/2015

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Md. House OKs Public Campaign Financing Bill

The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to bring back a voluntary check off on individual income tax returns for public campaign financing for governor.

03/17/2015

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Md. Legislative Session Begins With Talk of Bipartisanship

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan and leading Maryland lawmakers are starting this year’s legislative session by emphasizing bipartisanship.

01/14/2015

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Police: Altercation in Md. House Office Building

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.

04/07/2014

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Maryland Lawmakers Approve Minimum Wage Hike, Marijuana Decriminalization

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.

04/07/2014

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Md. Lawmakers Enter Last Day of Session

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.

04/07/2014

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Maryland Lawmakers Reject Bill on Legislative Pay Hike

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.

04/01/2014

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Md. House Advances State’s $39 Billion Budget

Maryland’s $39 billion budget is moving forward in the state’s House of Delegates.

03/26/2014

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