Female same-sex couples in Maryland would have the same health care benefits for artificial insemination as heterosexual couples, under a bill passed by the state Senate.
The Maryland Senate has voted to raise the mandatory retirement age of judges from 70 to 75.
A Maryland measure to help stop fraud and abuse in state and local government has passed the state Senate.
The Maryland Senate voted unanimously Friday to end state-mandated stormwater management fees, a priority of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.
Charter schools would have more flexibility when it comes to management and families would have more opportunities for education under a bill being considered in the Maryland Senate.
The Maryland House of Delegates passed the state’s $40.4 billion budget on Thursday, restoring added education funding and a cost-of-living adjustment for state employees.
A bill to end mandatory stormwater management fees is moving through the Maryland Senate.
Leaders of a Maryland Senate panel that steers state spending say recent changes to the state budget are something the whole General Assembly can support.
The Maryland Senate has voted in favor of a bill restoring voting rights to ex-felons immediately after their release from prison.
A Senate committee voted Friday to establish deadlines for fertilizer regulations — an issue of concern for both farmers and for environmentalists who are concerned about pollution.
A Democratic congressional aide says Rep. Donna Edwards has informed House leadership that she plans to run for the Maryland Senate seat left open by longtime Sen. Barbara Mikulski’s retirement.
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has endorsed Democratic Rep. Chris Van Hollen for Senate.