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Name of Bill Description Supporting Documentation Documents available in pdf format
Bill 28-17
Human Rights and Civil Liberties - County Minimum Wage - Amount - Annual Adjustment
Lead:  Elrich

​Co-Sponsors: Leventhal, Riemer, Hucker, Navarro

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 7/25/17

 

Bill 27-17
Human Rights and Civil Liberties - Human Trafficking Prevention Committee - Established
Lead:  Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 7/25/17

 

Bill 26-17
Forest Conservation - Amendments
Lead:  Council President for Planning Board

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 7/25/17

 

Expedited  Bill 25-17
Elections - Public Campaign Financing - Amendments
Lead:  Navarro, Katz, Riemer, Elrich

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas: Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 7/11/17

Public Hearing Packet 7/18/17

GO Committee Packet 7/20/17

Action Packet 7/25/17

Enacted Bill 7/25/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 8/1/17,
Ch. 23 LMC 2017,
Effective 8/1/17

Bill 24-17
Land Use Information - Burial Sites
Lead:  Rice, Berliner, Leventhal

Co-Sponsors:  Katz,  Navarro, Riemer, Elrich

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/27/17
Bill 23-17
Animal Control - Performance Animal - Violations
Lead:  Rice, Leventhal

Co-Sponsors:  Katz , Navarro , Riemer, Elrich, Hucker, Berliner

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/27/17

Introduction Packet - ADDENDUM 6/27/17​

Public Hearing Packet 7/18/17

 

Bill 22-17
Homeowners’ Associations - Roadway Maintenance - Repeal
Lead:  Berliner, Floreen, Hucker

Co-Sponsors:  Katz, Rice, Navarro , Riemer, Elrich

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/27/17

Public Hearing Packet 7/18/17

Bill 21-17
Animal Control - Municipal Dog Exercise Area
Lead: Katz

Co-Sponsors: Berliner and Rice

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas: Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/20/17

Public Hearing Packet 7/11/17

PS Committee Packet 7/17/17

Action Packet 7/25/17

Enacted Bill 7/25/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 8/1/17,
Ch. 22 LMC 2017,
Effective 10/31/17

Expedited Bill 20-17
Taxicabs – Licenses
Lead: Berliner

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas: Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/13/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/27/17

T&E Committee Packet 7/20/17

Action Packet 7/25/17

Enacted Bill 7/25/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 8/1/17,
Ch. 21 LMC 2017,
Effective 8/1/17

Bill 19-17
Buildings - Energy Efficiency and Environmental Design – Repeal
Lead: Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 6/13/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/27/17

Expedited Bill 18-17
South County Regional Recreation and Aquatic Center
Lead: Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Navarro, Rice, Riemer

Nays:

Temporarily Absent:  Leventhal

Introduction Packet 6/13/17

Public Hearing/Action Packet 6/20/17

Enacted Bill 6/20/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 6/29/17,
Ch. 18 LMC 2017,
Effective 6/29/17

 

Expedited Bill 17-17
Landlord-Tenant Relations - Duties of Director - Licensing of Rental Housing - Fees
Lead: Council President for Planning board

Co-Sponsors: Hucker

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 5/16/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/13/17

Action Packet 6/20/17

Enacted Bill 6/20/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 6/29/17,
Ch. 17 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/1/17

Expedited Bill 16-17
Swimming Pools - Lifeguards - Amendments
Lead: Katz

Co-Sponsors: Floreen, Elrich, Berliner

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 5/16/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/20/17

HHS Committee Packet 7/10/17

 

Expedited Bill 15-17
Silver Spring, Bethesda, Wheaton and Montgomery Hills Parking Lot Districts - Areas Defined - Tax Exemption
Lead: Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 5/2/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/13/17

T&E Committee Packet 6/22/17

Action Packet 6/27/17

Enacted Bill 6/27/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 7/7/17,
Ch. 20 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/1/17

Bill 14-17
Motor Vehicles and Traffic - Off-Street Parking Regulations - Public Parking Facilities
Lead: Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: 

Yeas:


Nays:

Introduction Packet 5/2/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/13/17

 

Expedited Bill 13-17
Taxation - Property Tax Credit for Retired Military Services Members - Eligibility
Lead: Floreen

Co-Sponsors: Berliner, Rice, Katz, Navarro

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 5/2/17

Public Hearing Packet 6/13/17

GO Committee Packet 6/22/17

Action Packet 6/27/17

Enacted Bill 6/27/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 7/7/17,
Ch. 19 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/1/17

Expedited Bill 12-17
Fire and Rescue Services - Length of Service Awards Program for Volunteers - Amendments
Lead: Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE:  (8-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer

Nays:

Temporarily Absent:  Hucker

Introduction Packet 5/2/17

Public Hearing/Action Packet 6/13/17

Enacted Bill 6/13/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 6/26/17,
Ch. 16 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/1/17;1/1/18

 

Expedited Bill 11-17
Retirement - Board of Investment Trustees - Consolidated Retiree Health Benefit Trust Board of Trustees - Powers and Duties - Montgomery County Group Trust
Lead:  Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 4/18/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/25/17

GO Committee Packet 4/26/17

Action Packet 5/2/17

Enacted Bill 5/2/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 5/12/17,
Ch. 14 LMC 2017,
Effective 5/12/17

Bill 10-17
Recordation Tax - Rates - Amendments
Lead: Elrich

Co-Sponsors: Leventhal

FINAL VOTE:

Yeas:

Nays:

Introduction Packet 4/4/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/25/17

GO Committee Packet 5/4/17

GO Committee Packet - ADDENDUM 5/4/17

GO Committee Packet 6/22/17

GO Committee Packet 7/13/17

 

Bill 9-17
Fuel-Energy Tax - Exemptions - Amendments
Lead: Leventhal

Co-Sponsors: Berliner, Elrich, Hucker, Katz, Rice, Riemer, Navarro

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer

Nays:

Introduction Packet 4/4/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/25/17

GO/T&E Committee Packet 5/4/17

Action Packet 5/16/17

Enacted Bill 5/16/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 5/25/17,
Ch. 15 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/1/17

Bill 8-17
Executive Branch – Business Solutions Group - Established
Lead: Berliner, Riemer

Co-Sponsors: Elrich, Navarro, Katz, Rice

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Note* Originally Titled: Executive Branch - Business Services Center - Established​

Introduction Packet 4/4/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/25/17

PHED Committee Packet 4/26/17

Action Packet 5/2/17

Enacted Bill 5/2/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law –5/12/17,
Ch. 13 LMC 2017,
Effective 8/11/17

Bill 7-17 NUMBER NOT USED  
Bill 6-17
Technical Corrections

 

Lead: County Council

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 4/4/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/25/17

Action Packet 5/2/17

Enacted Bill 5/2/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 5/12/17,
Ch. 12 LMC 2017,
Effective 8/11/17

Bill 5-17 NUMBER NOT USED  
Bill 4-17
Economic Development Fund - Small Business Assistance Program - Amendments 
Lead: Elrich

Co-Sponsors: Floreen, Katz, Rice, Berliner

FINAL VOTE:

Yeas:

Nays:

Introduction Packet 3/7/17

Public Hearing Packet 4/4/17

PHED Committee Packet 7/24/17

 

Bill 3-17 NUMBER NOT USED  
Expedited Bill 2-17
Employees’ Retirement System - Retirement Savings Plan - Employee rights and benefits - Amendments 
Lead:  Council President for County Executive

Co-Sponsors: 

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 2/14/17

Public Hearing Packet 2/28/17

GO Committee Packet 3/16/17

Action Packet 4/4/17

Enacted Bill 4/4/17 PDF | MS Word

Signed into Law – 4/13/17,
Ch. 7 LMC 2017,
Effective 4/13/17

Bill 1-17
Contracts and Procurement - Vending Machine Service Contracts - Healthy Vending Standards 

 

 

 

Lead: Leventhal

Co-Sponsors: Rice, Berliner, Navarro, Riemer, Elrich, Hucker

FINAL VOTE: (9-0)

Yeas:  Berliner, Elrich, Floreen, Hucker, Katz, Leventhal, Navarro, Rice, Riemer


Nays:

Introduction Packet 2/7/17

Public Hearing Packet 2/28/17

GO Committee Packet 3/30/17

Action Packet 4/18/17

Enacted Bill 4/18/17 PDF  | MS Word

Signed into Law – 4/24/17,
Ch. 8 LMC 2017,
Effective 7/24/17

 

 

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