2008 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1252/07 - HGO Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 819
Sponsored By:
Delegates Miller, Ali, Aumann, Barve, Bates, Beitzel, Bobo, Boteler, Carr, Conway, Costa, DeBoy, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, George, Guzzone, Haddaway, Jennings, Kelly, King, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Love, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McHale, McIntosh, McKee, Morhaim, O'Donnell, Riley, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, F. Turner, Weldon, and Wood
Maryland Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2008


Requiring the Department of Budget and Management to develop and operate a single searchable website that includes specified information for State payments over $25,000; specifying parameters of the website; requiring the Chief of Information Technology in the Department of Budget and Management to contract with an outside expert to study expansion or replacement of the website; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Motion Reconsider Third Reading (Delegate Hammen) Adopted
Special Order p.m. session (Delegate Hammen) Adopted
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Budget and Taxation
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 659

Sponsored by:

Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Maggie McIntosh, District 43
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budget and Management, Department of
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Electronic Government
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Public Information

Bill affects the following Statute:

State Finance and Procurement
( 3-414 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 596381/02     Offered on: March 19, 2008   at: 10:49 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 17, 2008: Third Reading Passed (137-0)
March 17, 2008: Third Reading Passed (137-0)
April 1, 2008: Third Reading Passed (47-0)