BILL TRACKER2019-05-01T14:54:49-04:00
LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION HOME PAGE
GUN & HUNTING BILL SYNOPSES & POSITIONS
SENATE, HOUSE & COMMITTEE INFORMATION
2A RELATED WEBSITES & DOCUMENT LINKS


BILL TRACKER – 2019 SESSION

Page Updated: 05-01-2019 – See Below for Table Updates

Click here to download bill tracker – PDF HARDCOPY version – all bills.

Click on Tabs Below to View Bills by Chamber and Type:

GUN LEGISLATION ENACTED – 2019 SESSION

TABLE 1 – Updated: May 14, 2019 8:15 am    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and Bill text download in PDF.
BILL #STATUSSPONSORPOSITIONBILL TITLEDATE EFFECTIVE
BILL #STATUSSPONSORPOSITIONBILL TITLEDATE EFFECTIVE
HB 0092Approved by GovDelegate DumaisNo PositionPublic Safety - Handgun Permits - Payment of FeesOctober 1, 2019
SB 0113Approved by GovSenator HoughNo PositionPublic Safety - Handgun Permits - Payment of FeesOctober 1, 2019
SB 0346Approved by GovSenator FergusonNo Position Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - TransferOctober 1, 2019
SB 0622Approved by Gov
Senator CarterNo Position Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention – Crime Firearms – Study
October 1, 2019

HUNTING LEGISLATION ENACTED – 2019 SESSION

TABLE 1 – Updated: May 29, 2019 11:00 am    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and Bill text download in PDF.

*Article II Section 17
(c) Any Bill presented to the Governor within six days (Sundays excepted), prior to adjournment of any session of the General Assembly, or after such adjournment, shall become law without the Governor’s signature unless it is vetoed by the Governor within 30 days after its presentment.

BILL #STATUSSPONSORPOSITIONBILL TITLEDATE EFFECTIVE
BILL #STATUSSPONSORPOSITIONBILL TITLEDATE EFFECTIVE
HB 0199Enacted under Article II*Wicomico Co. DelegationSupportWicomico County - Deer Hunting - SundaysOctober 1, 2019
HB 0242Approved by GovCecil Co. DelegationSupportCecil County - Natural Resources - HuntingJuly 1, 2019
HB 0401Approved by GovHarford Co. DelegationSupportHarford County - Hunting - Deer Management PermitsJuly 1, 2019
HB 0618Approved by GovDelegate AdamsSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting SeasonJuly 1, 2019
HB 0619Approved by GovDelegate AdamsSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Deer Muzzleloader SeasonJuly 1, 2019
HB 0620Approved by GovDelegate AdamsSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Firearms SeasonJuly 1, 2019
SB 0140Approved by GovWashington Co. SenatorsSupportWashington County - Archery Hunting - Safety ZoneJuly 1, 2019
SB 0390Approved by GovSenator BaileySupportNatural Resources - Sunday Hunting - DeerJuly 1, 2019
SB 0888Approved by GovSenator EckardtSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Firearms SeasonJuly 1, 2019
SB 0889Approved by GovSenator EckardtSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting July 1, 2019
SB 0890Approved by GovSenator EckardtSupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Muzzle Loader SeasonJuly 1, 2019
SB 0923Approved by GovSenator GallionSupportHarford County - Hunting - Deer Management PermitsJuly 1, 2019

HOUSE GUN BILLS

TABLE 1 – Updated: May 29, 2019 10:34 am    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and Bill text download in PDF.
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
HB 0031UnfavorableHouse JUDNo PositionBaltimore City - Weapons on School Property - School Resource Officern/a
HB 0092Approved by GovHOUSENo PositionPublic Safety – Handgun Permits – Payment of FeesSB 0113
HB 0095UnfavorableHouse JUDOpposePublic Safety – Firearms Disqualifications – Antique Firearm (Shade's Law)n/a
HB 0096Died in RulesSenate RulesOpposePublic Safety - Regulated Firearms - Transfern/a
HB 0236Heard 2/25House JUDNo PositionCrimes - Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Crime of Violence or Felony - PenaltiesSB 0166
HB 0342UnfavorableHouse JUDNo Position Public Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - Qualificationsn/a
HB 03671st Reading
Senate EHEANo PositionPublic Safety - Education - Firearm FundingSB 0536
HB 0468
Heard 2/25House JUDOpposePublic Safety - Access to Firearms - Storage RequirementsSB 0441
HB 0523UnfavorableHouse W&MOpposePublic Schools - Use of Lead Ammunition in School Programs - Prohibitionn/a
HB 0541UnfavorableHouse JUDSupportPublic Safety – Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsSB 0115
HB 0612Heard 2/25House JUDOpposePublic Safety Regulated Fireams - Colt AR-15 Sporter H-Bar Riflen/a
HB 0722UnfavorableHouse JUDSupportCriminal Law - Theft of a Firearmn/a
HB 07401st ReadingSenate JPROpposeCriminal Law - Firearms - Computer-Aided Fabrication and Serial NumberSB 0882
HB 0749Heard 2/25House JUDNo PositionFirearms - Right to Purchase, Possess, and Carry - Use of Medical Cannabisn/a
HB 0769UnfavorableHouse JUDNo PositionHarford County Parishioner Protection Pilot Programn/a
HB 0774Died in JPRSenate JPRNo PositionOffice of the Attorney General - Crime Firearms - Studyn/a
HB 0781UnfavorableHouse JUDNo PositionPublic Safety - Handgun Permit - Church or Religious Organization PropertySB 1007
HB 0786Died in ConferenceSENATEOpposePublic Safety - Rifles and Shotguns - TransactionsSB 0737
HB 0834Heard 2/25House JUDSupportPublic Safety - Assault Weapons - ReplacementsSB 0706
HB 0927Heard 2/25House JUDNo PositionMaryland Police Training and Standards Commission – Training Requirements – Firearmsn/a
HB 0981Heard 3/01House W&MSupportSales and Use Tax - Exemption - Firearm Safety Devicesn/a
HB 1146Heard 2/25House JUDSupportCriminal Procedure - Forfeiture of Firearms - Sale to DealerSB 0664
HB 1214Heard 3/13House JUDNo PositionCriminal Law - Crimes Against Property - Right to Defend Property (Stand Your Ground Act)n/a
HB 1215UnfavorableHouse JUDNo PositionCriminal Law – Crimes Against Property – Right to Defend Property (Castle Doctrine)n/a
HB 1247UnfavorableHouse JUDNo PositionNo Fear in Education Act - Student Protection in Schooln/a
HB 1343Vetoed by GovernorHOUSEOpposePublic Safety - Handgun Permit Review Board - RepealSB 1000
HB 1373Rereferred to JUDHouse JUDNo PositionBatimore City - School Resource Officers - Firearmsn/a

SENATE GUN BILLS

TABLE 2 – Updated: May 29, 2019 10:36 am    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and Bill text download in PDF.
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
SB 0008Unfavorable
Senate JPROpposeCriminal Law - Computer-Aided Firearm Fabrication - Prohibitionsn/a
SB 0097Heard 3/26House JUDNo PositionFirearms - Right to Purchase, Possess, and Carry - Use of Medical Cannabisn/a
SB 0113Approved by GovSENATENo PositionPublic Safety - Handgun Permits - Payment of FeesHB 0092
SB 0114Heard 3/26
House JUDSupportFirearms - Handgun Permit - Preliminary Approvaln/a
SB 0115Unfavorable
Senate JPRSupportPublic Safety - Permit to Carry, Wear, or Transport a Handgun - QualificationsHB 0541
SB 0118UnfavorableSenate JPRNo PositionHandgun Permits - Criminal History Records Checks - Fingerprint Submission Exceptionn/a
SB 0166Heard 2/07Senate JPRNo PositionCrimes - Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Crime of Violence or Felony - Penaltiesn/a
SB 0287Heard 3/26
House JUDNo PositionHandgun Qualification License - Training Requirement - Exemptionn/a
SB 0346Approved by GovHOUSENo Position Public Safety - Regulated Firearms - Transfern/a
SB 0441Heard 2/21Senate JPROpposePublic Safety - Access to Firearms - Storage RequirementsHB 0468
SB 0536Heard 2/13
JPR/EHEANo PositionPublic Safety - Education - Firearm FundingHB 0367
SB 0622Approved by Gov
SENATENo Position Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention – Crime Firearms – Study
n/a
SB 06641st Reading
House RulesSupportCriminal Procedure - Forfeiture of Firearms - Sale to DealerHB 1146
SB 0706UnfavorableSenate JPRSupportPublic Safety – Assault Weapons – ReplacementsHB 0834
SB 0737Died in ConferenceHouse JUDOpposePublic Safety - Rifles and Shotguns - TransactionsHB 0786
SB 0882Heard 2/27
Senate JPROpposeCriminal Law – Firearms – Computer–Aided Fabrication and Serial Number HB 0740
SB 0884Hearing canceled
Senate JPRNo PositionPublic Schools - School Resource Officers - Firearms Requiredn/a
SB 1000Vetoed by GovernorSENATEOpposePublic Safety - Handgun Permit Review Board - RepealHB 1343
SB 10071st ReadingSenate RulesNo Position Public Safety - Handgun Permit - Church or Religious Organization PropertyHB 0781

HOUSE HUNTING BILLS

TABLE 3 – Updated: May 29, 2019 10:44 am    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and Bill text.

*Article II - Section 17

(c) Any Bill presented to the Governor within six days (Sundays excepted), prior to adjournment of any session of the General Assembly, or after such adjournment, shall become law without the Governor’s signature unless it is vetoed by the Governor within 30 days after its presentment.
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSTIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
HB 0199Enacted under Art II*HOUSESupportWicomico County - Deer Hunting - Sundaysn/a
HB 0242Approved by GovHOUSESupportCecil County - Natural Resources - Huntingn/a
HB 0401Approved by GovHOUSESupportHarford County - Hunting - Deer Management PermitsSB 0923
HB 0618Approved by GovHOUSESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting SeasonSB 0889
HB 0619Approved by GovHOUSESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Deer Muzzleloader SeasonSB 0890
HB 0620Approved by GovHOUSESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Firearms SeasonSB 0888
HB 0728Heard 3/26Senate EHEAPendingState Parks and Forests - Hunting - Use of Off-Road Vehiclesn/a
HB 11101st ReadingSenate RulesSupportWashington County - Archery Hunting - Safety ZoneSB 0140
HB 11941st ReadingSenate EHEAPendingNatural Resources - Whistleblower Program - EstablishmentSB 0760
HB 1221UnfavorableHouse E&TSupportNatural Resources - Hunting - Sundaysn/a
HB 13561st ReadingHouse RulesSupportTalbot County - Turkey Hunting - Sundaysn/a
HB 13781st ReadingHouse RulesPendingNatural Resources - Sunday Hunting - Migratory Game BirdsSB 0293 UNF

SENATE HUNTING BILLS

TABLE 4 – Updated: May 1, 2019 1:00 pm    DOWNLOAD PDF HARDCOPY STATUS REPORT FOR ALL BILLS

Table contains hyperlinks to MLIS website data for Bills, Committees, and bill text download in PDF
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
BILL #STATUSCOMMITTEEPOSITIONBILL TITLECROSSFILE
SB 0140Approved by GovSENATESupportWashington County - Archery Hunting - Safety ZoneHB 1110
SB 0293Unfavorable in EHEASenate EHEASupportNatural Resources - Sunday Hunting - Migratory Game BirdsHB 1378
SB 0390Approved by GovSENATESupportNatural Resources - Sunday Hunting - Deern/a
SB 0760UnfavorableSenate EHEAPendingNatural Resources - Whistleblower Program - EstablishmentHB 1194
SB 0888Approved by GovSENATESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Firearms SeasonHB 0620
SB 0889Approved by GovSENATESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Bow Hunting HB 0618
SB 0890Approved by GovSENATESupportDorchester County - Sunday Hunting - Deer Muzzle Loader SeasonHB 0619
SB 0923Approved by GovSENATESupportHarford County - Hunting - Deer Management PermitsHB 0401
SB 10051st ReadingSenate RulesPendingBaltimore County - Hunting - Deer Management Permitsn/a
LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION HOME PAGE
GUN & HUNTING BILL SYNOPSES & POSITIONS
SENATE, HOUSE & COMMITTEE INFORMATION
2A RELATED WEBSITES & DOCUMENT LINKS