2007 Regular Session


File Code: Economic and Community Development Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 594
Sponsored By:
Delegates Feldman, Bronrott, Cardin, Dumais, Gutierrez, Hucker, Kramer, Lawton, Lee, Manno, Mizeur, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Taylor, and Waldstreicher
Maryland Biomedical Product Development Fund


Establishing the Maryland Biomedical Product Development Fund; providing for the purpose of the Fund; specifying that the Fund is a special, nonlapsing fund; specifying that the State Treasurer shall hold the Fund separately and that the Comptroller shall account for the Fund; specifying that specified proceeds shall be invested and reinvested in a specified manner; specifying that specified earnings shall be paid into the Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Economic Matters & Ways and Means
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Jane E. Lawton, District 18
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Roger Manno, District 19
Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Medical Research
Public Corporations and Instrumentalities
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - 83A Department of Business and Economic Development
( 5-2C-01 , 5-2C-02 , 5-2C-03 , 5-2C-04 )
Tax - General
( 2-1601 , 2-1602 , 2-1603 , 2-1604 , 12-105 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered