A list of bills being heard during the 2019 session of the Maryland General Assembly, which are of interest to Charlestown residents, is now posted on the cci.charlestown.org website.

 

This website provides residents with the following information on the selected bills of interest:
Number for the Senate Bill and the House Bill
Summary of each selected bill, and
Update for each bill as the status of the bill changes (i.e., Unfavorable, Withdrawn, Sent to the opposite House, or Bill is passed).

Bills on this website concern prescription drug pricing, end-of-life options, minimum wages, retention of State retirees prescription plan, hospital patients bill of rights, single-payer health program, redistricting and apportionment, prohibition of expanded polystyrene food service products, criminal checks – State Board of Nursing, additional penalties for scamming of elderly, CCRCs to allow counsel at hearings, CCRCs with time limits for handicapped parking, and several additional topics.

This legislative information is posted and updated on the website by members of the Legislative/Political Committee. The cci.charlestown.org website is sponsored by the Charlestown Residents’ Council.

Seldra Funk, Chair
Legislative/Political Committee of the Residents’ Council