2009 Regular Session


File Code: Economic and Community Development Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1159
Sponsored By:
Senators Forehand, Garagiola, Kelley, King, Madaleno, and Rosapepe
Economic Development - Maryland Stem Cell Research Act - Revisions


Altering the name of the Stem Cell Research Commission to be the Stem Cell and Biotechnologies Commission; requiring the Commission to establish procedures and guidelines regarding research supporting a qualified technology; altering the name of the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund to be the Maryland Stem Cell and Biotechnologies Research Fund; altering the purpose of the Fund; altering approved uses of money in the Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Finance
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Industry and Technology
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Medical Research
Names -see also- Proper Names
Public Corporations and Instrumentalities

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Economic Development
( 10-429 , 10-430 , 10-431 , 10-432 , 10-434 , 10-435 , 10-436 , 10-437 , 10-438 , 10-439 , 10-440 , 10-441 , 10-442 )


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