2011 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hough, Afzali, Eckardt, Glass, Hogan, McComas, McDermott, McDonough, Minnick, Myers, and B. Robinson
State Government - Regulations Affecting Small Businesses and Economic Impact Analysis


Requiring an Executive Branch agency or the Department of Legislative Services to include in an economic impact analysis of a proposed regulation that will have a meaningful impact on small businesses a description of less intrusive or less costly alternative methods to achieve the purpose of a regulation proposed by an agency, and an assessment of the effect and practicality of exempting small businesses from the regulation.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Michael J. Hough, District 3B
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Glen Glass, District 34A
Delegate Patrick N. Hogan, District 3A
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Legislative Services, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Small Business
State Documents -see also- Maryland Register

Bill affects the following Statute:

State Government
( 2-1505.2 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations