The Maryland Senate has changed a bill to expand early voting to enable some rural counties to add an extra voting center.
Maryland state senators have given preliminary approval to a bill that would repeal the state’s death penalty, rejecting several amendments to maintain capital punishment in cases of heinous crime.
Gov. Martin O’ Malley’s efforts to repeal the death penalty were buoyed Friday when senators in favor of repeal rebuffed an amendment that would allow execution in certain cases.
The Maryland Senate has passed Governor Martin O’Malley’s gun control bill 28-19
The Maryland Senate on Wednesday gave preliminary approval to a sweeping gun control bill after rejecting efforts to scuttle a major piece of the measure backed by Gov. Martin O’Malley — a licensing provision for handguns that would require gun buyers to submit fingerprints to state police.
The Maryland Senate debates new gun regulations and the arguments are already getting heated.
The Maryland Senate has voted to reconsider an audio-taping measure that was rejected by lawmakers on Monday in a 23-22 vote.
A state Senate committee has approved legislation to tighten controls on gun ownership in Maryland.
Gov. O’Malley’s bill to repeal the death penalty inched one step closer to becoming law when a Senate committee passed the measure in a 6-5 vote.
A Maryland Senate committee is working late on a gun-control measure.
The new secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development has been confirmed by the Senate Executive Nominations Committee.
Heartbreaking accounts from victims of human trafficking in a state Senate committee hearing Tuesday.