A measure to expand prekindergarten in Maryland for 1,600 children who are up to 300 percent of the federal poverty level will be part of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s legislative package.
Decriminalizing marijuana, raising the minimum wage and adjusting the fees paid to contain polluted stormwater are all likely to find their way into debates during this year’s legislative session.
House Speaker Michael Busch has sworn in David Fraser-Hidalgo to the House of Delegates.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to have breakfast with the Legislature’s presiding officers to talk about holding a special session.