Here Are Some Of The New Laws Marylanders Need To Know AboutA series of new laws took effect Friday in Maryland, including measures intended to protect the environment, police reforms and new rules governing elections.
Bill Allows Support Dogs For Children In Md. CourtsChildren who have to appear in court can feel anxious and overwhelmed, especially when recounting tragic events or similar instances, proponents said. A handler would accompany each dog, under the bill.
A New Maryland Bill Would Fine Anyone Who Releases BalloonsLetting a balloon float away in Maryland would draw in a fine of $250, under a bill sponsored by Sen. Clarence Lam, D-Howard and Baltimore counties, legislation that is similar to a Queen Anne’s County law.
New MD Laws Take Effect Oct. 1, Here's What You Need To KnowA large number of bills fall under criminal justice and health.
Prescription Drug Board, Measures To Protect Students From Sexual Abuse Take Effect On Monday In Md.Measures to protect students from sexual abuse and to examine ways of lowering high prescription drug costs are among new laws taking effect in Maryland this week.
Measure To Require Background Checks On Private Rifle, Shotgun Sales And Ban Of 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Fail In MarylandTwo gun-control measures are among the bills that received considerable notice but failed to pass the Maryland General Assembly.
Package Of Bills Signed Into Law Tackle Education Issues In Md.A package of bills signed Tuesday hit Marylanders in their most important policy issue: education.
Some Lawmakers Want To Allow Dogs At Outdoor RestaurantsThere's a new idea to increase business for restaurants across Maryland.