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2015 Final Legislative Report

April 30, 2015

Maryland NOW Legislative Agenda 2015

 PRIORITY LEGISLATION

 SB0040/HB0385: Labor & Employment- Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Synopsis: The proposed legislation would enable Maryland workers to earn a limited number of annual paid sick and safe days from their employer.

Main Sponsors: Sen. Catherine Pugh- District 40 (D)• Del. Luke Clippinger- District 46, (D)

No Action Taken in Committee

 

SB0269/HB0225: Domestic Violence- Additional Relief 

Synopsis: This bill expands the relief available in a final protective order by authorizing a judge to order any other relief the judge deems to be appropriate under the circumstances to protect a person eligible for relief.

Main Sponsors: Sen. Susan Lee- District 16, (D) • Del. Kathleen Dumais- District 15, (D)

PASSED with amendments

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Maryland NOW Legislative Agenda 2015

March 7, 2015

Maryland NOW members with Sen. Roger Manno, MDNOW Lobby Night 2015Maryland NOW members with Sen. Roger Manno, MDNOW Lobby Night 2015

Maryland NOW Legislative Agenda 2015

 

PRIORITY LEGISLATION

 

SB0040/HB0385: Labor & Employment- Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Synopsis: The proposed legislation would enable Maryland workers to earn a limited number of annual paid sick and safe days from their employer.

Main Sponsors: Sen. Catherine Pugh- District 40 (D)• Del. Luke Clippinger- District 46, (D)

 

SB0269/HB0225: Domestic Violence- Additional Relief 

Synopsis: This bill expands the relief available in a final protective order by authorizing a judge to order any other relief the judge deems to be appropriate under the circumstances to protect a person eligible for relief.

Main Sponsors: Sen. Susan Lee- District 16, (D) • Del. Kathleen Dumais- District 15, (D)

 

SB0078/HB0503: Rape Survivor Family Protection Act

Synopsis: A bill to terminate the parental rights of rapists when a child is conceived as a result of rape.

Main Sponsors: Sen. Jamie Raskin- District 20, (D) • Del. Kathleen M. Dumais- District 15 (D)

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