This report provides the status of all UULM-MD priority bills at the close of the session. At midnight on the 90th day, the General Assembly adjourns "sine die" (literally "without day," meaning indefinitely, although the 2020 session will convene next January).

Climate Change 

SB 516 - Clean Energy Jobs – Passed --> Governor

SB 249/HB 277 Regional Initiative to Limit or Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Transportation Sector - Authorization (Regional Transportation and Climate Protection Act of 2019) – Passed --> Governor 

All others failed (no action in either committee) 

Death with Dignity 

HB 399/SB 311 - End-of-Life Option Act (Richard E. Israel and Roger 'Pip' Moyer Act) – Failed by tie vote on Senate floor 

Economic Justice 

HB 166/SB 280 - Labor and Employment – Payment of Wages – Minimum Wage (Fight for Fifteen) – Passed over Governor’s veto 

HB 341/SB 500 - Labor and Employment – Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program – Establishment (Time to Care Act of 2019) – Failed (no action in either committee) 

Gun Violence 

SJ2/HJ 9 - Freedom of the Press Day – [Designating June 28 as Freedom of the Press Day in Maryland to memorialize the lives lost on June 28, 2018, at the Capital Gazette offices] – Passed 

SB 622 - Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention – Crime Firearms – Study –– Passed --> Governor 

SB 346 – Public Safety – Regulated Firearms – Sell, Rent, Transfer or Loan – Passed --> Governor 

SB 536/HB 367 - Public Safety - Education - Firearm Funding – awaiting action in EHEA 

HB 740/SB 882 - Criminal Law – Firearms – Computer–Aided Fabrication and Serial Number (3–D Printed Firearms) – HB awaiting action in JPR 

HB 468/SB 441 - Public Safety - Access to Firearms - Storage Requirements - Failed (no action in either committee) 

Healthcare 

HB 697/SB 868 - Health Insurance - Consumer Protections and Maryland Health Insurance Coverage Protection Commission – Passed --> Governor 

HB 814/SB 802 - Maryland Health Insurance Option (Protect Maryland Health Care Act of 2019) – Passed --> Governor 

HB 768 - Health - Prescription Drug Affordability Board – Passed --> Governor 

Immigration 

SB 537/HB 262 - Higher Education - Tuition Rates – Exemptions [Dream Act improvement] – Passed --> Governor 

HB 214/SB 144 - Victims and Witnesses - U Nonimmigrant Status - Certification of Victim Helpfulness – Passed --> Governor 

HB 1273/SB 599 - Immigration Enforcement – Public Schools, Hospitals, and Courthouses – Policies – Passed House but Failed, no action in JPR 

HB 1165/SB 718 - State Government – Government Agents – Requests for and Use of Immigration Status Information – Passed House but Failed, no action in JPR  

HB 913/SB 817 Correctional Facilities and Police Officers – Procedures – Immigration Status – Failed (no action in either committee) 

Restorative/Criminal Justice 

SB 621/HB 294 - Correctional Services - Diminution Credits – Education – Passed Senate but Failed, no action in JUD

HB 1001/SB 774- Correctional Services - Restrictive Housing - Reporting by Correctional Units and Requirements Relating to Minors – Passed --> Governor 

SB 809 - Correctional Facilities - Restrictive Housing - Pregnant Inmates – Passed --> Governor 

HB 1002 - Restrictive housing - Direct Release – Passed House but failed to get final vote in Senate. 

HB 1029 - Correctional Services - Restrictive Housing - Limitations (Restrictive Housing Reform Act of 2019) – Failed (no action in JUD committee) 

HB 443/SB 121 - Inmates - Life Imprisonment - Parole Reform - Failed (no action in either committee)