2011 Regular Session


File Code: Economic and Community Development
Sponsored By:
Delegates Lee, Barve, Dumais, Feldman, Frick, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hucker, Kipke, Luedtke, A. Miller, Minnick, Mizeur, Nathan-Pulliam, F. Turner, and V. Turner
Maryland Biotech SBIR and STTR Bridge Program


Establishing a Maryland Biotech SBIR and STTR Bridge Program to be administered by the Maryland Technology Development Corporation to provide bridge funding to eligible biotechnology businesses that have completed an SBIR or STTR Phase I project and have applied for an SBIR or STTR Phase II award; establishing the Maryland Biotech SBIR and STTR Bridge Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund for specified purposes; etc.

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 Economic Matters
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Auditors and Audits
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Federal Government
Industry and Technology
Legislative Services, Department of
Medical Research
Public Corporations and Instrumentalities
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Rules and Regulations
Small Business

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Economic Development
( 10-401 , 10-401 , 10-454 , 10-455 , 10-456 , 10-457 )


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 :
Economic Matters