MARYLAND TECH COUNCIL
POLICY WEEKLY REPORT

Week Ending February 19, 2021

Week Ending February 19, 2021 There were several of bills of interest to the Maryland Tech Council that were heard last week. Senate Bill 444/House Bill 658: Transforming Manufacturing in a Digital Economy Workgroup (Making it in Maryland) was heard by both the House and Senate. Similar legislation was considered in 2020 and the legislation…

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Week Ending February 12, 2021

Week Ending February 12, 2021 There were three hearings of interest to the Maryland Tech Council this past week. Senate Bill 66: Department of Housing and Community Development – Office of Digital Inclusion – Established (Digital Connectivity Act of 2021), which establishes the Office of Digital Inclusion in the Department of Housing and Community Development. This newly created…

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Week ending February 5, 2021

Maryland Tech Council General Assembly Weekly Report Week ending February 5, 2021 There were two bill hearings of interest to the Tech Council this week.  House Bill 654: Maryland Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Incentive Program, which establishes the Maryland Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Incentive Program administered by the Maryland…

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Week ending January 29, 2021

Maryland Tech Council General Assembly Weekly Report Week ending January 29, 2021   This week, there were a number of bills of interest to the Tech Council that were heard in both Chambers.  The Senate Budget and Taxation Committee heard three important bills advanced by the Department of Commerce – Senate Bill 19:  Economic Development…

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