Daily Archives: April 3, 2019

Senate Makes Permanent Penalties for Unlawfully Passing School Buses

Tuesday votes saw the Maryland Senate and House of Delegates pass legislation that makes permanent the $500 maximum civil penalty for unlawfully passing a school bus. Identically cross-filed Senate Bill 464 and House Bill 343 remove the expiration provision of current law and allow law enforcement officials the latitude to cite individuals who are recorded […]

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Senate Passes Transformational Kirwan Blueprint Legislation

In a 43-1 vote, Senators voted Wednesday afternoon to pass Senate Bill 1030 dubbed the Education Blue Print for Maryland’s Future. The legislation lays out a historic commitment to Maryland educational outcomes and is a direct result of the recommendations made by the Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education (also known as the Kirwan Commission) […]

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