MSGIC is dedicated to informing members on proposed Maryland legislation that could have an impact on the GIS community. Below is a table which includes identified legislation, under consideration during the 2018 Maryland legislative session, that are being monitored by the MSGIC Executive Committee. Comments and additional proposed legislation that should be added to the list are welcome.

The 2018 Maryland General Assembly session runs from January 10 – April 9, 2018.

Bill Number Title Primary Sponsor Status Original House Committee(s) Opposite House Committee(s)
HB0157 State Highways – Electronic Map of Public Trask Receptacles Delegate Grammer First Reading
Hearing 2/08 @ 1PM
Environment and Transportation
Task Force on Rural Internet, Broadband, Wireless, and Cellular Service – Study and Extension Delegate Krimm, et al. First Reading
Hearing 2/22 @1 PM
SB0285 Commission to Advance Next Generation 9-1-1 Across Maryland – Establishment Senator Kagan, et al. Second Reading Pass with Amendments Finance
SB0407 Transportation – Complete Streets Program – Establishment Senator Guzzone, et al. Hearing 3/14 @ 1PM Finance
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