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 Maryland Senate voted Saturday to increase the state’s minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $8 in January, the first in a series of incremental hikes that will lead to a $10.10 wage in July 2018.
A Maryland Senate panel made substantial changes to a measure to raise the state’s minimum wage Wednesday.
Vaportinis, which make it possible to inhale alcohol through a glass straw, may soon be illegal in Maryland.
A Maryland Senate panel has approved a measure to get the state’s medical marijuana law working.
The Senate president says Baltimore City should find its own solution to the requirement of staffing bail hearings with defense lawyers. He says the problem doesn’t concern the rest of Maryland.
Identical bills to greatly expand Sunday hunting opportunities in western Maryland have passed both houses of the General Assembly.
The Maryland Senate has passed a measure making marijuana possession a civil offense.
Maryland senators say the state should wait to use student testing data to make decisions on teachers’ jobs until the Common Core standards are solidly established.
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.