Md. General Assembly Ends In Joint Session, More Than 800 Pieces Of Legislation Await Gov. Hogan's SignatureThere are more than 800 pieces of legislation that passed the Maryland General Assembly this session, awaiting Gov. Larry Hogan's signature, while other pieces of legislation were left in the cold.
Maryland House Advances Bill To Increase Renewable EnergyThe Maryland House of Delegates has advanced a measure to increase Maryland's use of renewable energy.
Md. Senate Unanimously Approves Emergency Bill To Overhaul UMMS Board, Prompted By Mayor Pugh's Book DealsBy a unanimous vote, the Maryland Senate has approved an emergency bill to overhaul the board of the University of Maryland Medical System- prompted by Mayor Pugh's book dealings with the organization.
Gov. Hogan's Veto Of Post-Labor Day School Start Bill Overrided By Maryland SenateMaryland Senate votes to override Gov. Hogan's veto of a bill that abolishes his post-Labor Day school start executive order.
End Of Life Options Act Fails In The Senate After Tie VoteThe End of Life Options Act has died in the Senate after a 23-23 vote.
Maryland Lawmakers Near Crossover DeadlineCrossover day is a deadline set by lawmakers for a bill to pass either the House or the Senate to have a chance of clearing both chambers and making it to the governor's desk.
Md. Senate Gives Go-Ahead For Johns Hopkins Private Police ForceThe Maryland Senate gave the go-ahead for John Hopkins to form an armed police force on its college and hospital campuses
Maryland Senate OKs Minimum Wage Hike To $15 By 2025The Maryland Senate has passed a measure to increase the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025.
Maryland Senate Vote Looms On When To Start SchoolThe Maryland Senate could vote as soon as Tuesday on a bill.
Proposed Grace's Law 2.0 Passes Unanimously In Senate, Awaits Review From Judiciary House CommitteeThe proposed Grace's Law 2.0 passed unanimously in the Maryland Senate Friday, a bill that would increase the current penalties for cyberbullying.
Maryland Senate Passes Sexual Harassment Complaints BillThe Maryland Senate unanimously passed a measure Friday that would change how the General Assembly handles sexual harassment complaints.
Maryland Senate Expands On School Safety BillThe Maryland Senate has expanded a measure to improve school safety by requiring a school resource officer or otherwise adequate law enforcement coverage at all public schools by the start of next school year.
Maryland Senate Approves School Construction Funding ChangesThe Maryland Senate has approved a measure to change how school-construction funding decisions are made.
Maryland Senate Advances Amazon Headquarters BillAn incentive package of more than $5 billion to try to lure Amazon's second headquarters to Maryland has moved closer to passage in the Senate.
Automatic Voter Registration Bill Clears Maryland SenateThe Maryland Senate has passed a bill that would create automatic voter registration for people who are eligible and agree to be registered.