The Maryland Association of Counties (MACo) is seeking proposals for consideration as 2015 legislative initiatives. Each year, MACo adopts up to four topics for specific focus during the session of the General Assembly. 156 more words
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The 2014 session yielded some county victories, some county issues that will live on for future consideration, and several matters that will await an important implementation phase ahead. 83 more words
As reported in the Delmarvanow, with more than 1,500 bills introduced since January, Lower Shore lawmakers have mixed feelings about statewide and local bills. Speaking about a bill that delays construction of a multi-million dollar wind farm in Somerset County, Senator Jim Mathias said, 79 more words
As reported in the Cumberland Times-News, the Maryland General Assembly saved some of the best for last, from Western Maryland’s standpoint, by passing several bills with an effect on that region late in the session. 126 more words
This post summarizes the status of tax and revenue bills related to transportation issues that MACo either considered or took a position on.
Highway User Revenue Restoration… 303 more words