Howard County Delegation to the Maryland General Assembly

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Public Notice For Delegation Work Sessions

The Howard County Delegation of the Maryland General Assembly, chaired by Senator Clarence Lam and Delegate Vanessa Atterbeary, has scheduled their next meeting to discuss and potentially vote on local bills and legislative bond initiatives.  The work/voting session will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at 9:00am in the Lowe House of Delegates Building, Room 218 , 6 Bladen Street, Annapolis, Maryland 21401. The agenda is attached here. Delegation meetings are open to the public. This meeting will be live streamed on the Howard County Delegation Facebook page Additional details about future public hearings and Delegation meetings will be posted on this page as they are scheduled.

Short descriptions of the local bills proposed and a list of bond initiative requests for the 2020 legislative session appear on the  2020 Session Proposed Local Legislation page.  For additional information, or if you would like to add someone to our distribution list, or have an email address removed from this list, please feel free to contact Kam Bridges at the Howard County Delegation office at 410-841-3360 or send an email to  [email protected]


2020 Legislative Session Schedule

The 2020 legislative session began on January 8, 2020. As of July 1, 2019, our Delegation Chairs are Senator Clarence K. Lam and Delegate Vanessa E. Atterbeary.

The Howard County Delegation of the Maryland General Assembly held a public hearing on 2020 proposed local legislation on Tuesday, November 11 th 2019. The link to the recording with closed captioning can be viewed here: . A second hearing to discuss proposed statewide legislation will be held in the Winter of 2020. 

You can view legislation of interest on the Maryland General Assembly (MGA) website. The MGA website includes information about hearing schedules and rules pertaining to giving testimony to the assigned committees, as well as recordings of MGA hearings and legislative sessions, legislation status, and related documents.

To view all of the 2020 proposed local legislation click  here

If you would like to view the video of past years' Maryland General Assembly, Howard County Delegation, public hearings and meetings click  here.

For further information, or to be added to the distribution list for email notifications about Delegation meetings and public hearings, please feel free to contact Kam Bridges at the Howard County Delegation office at 410-841-3360 or send an email to  [email protected].




Delegation Members

The Howard County Delegation members are listed below, including links to their full contact and biographical information on the Maryland General Assembly website: 

   Clarence K. Lam, Senate Delegation Chair

   Vanessa E. Atterbeary, House Delegation Chair

   Guy Guzzone, Senator

   Katie Fry Hester, Senator

   Eric Ebersole, Delegate

   Jessica Feldmark, Delegate

   Terri L. Hill, Delegate

   Trent Kittleman, Delegate

   Warren E. Miller, Delegate

   Shane Pendergrass, Delegate

   Jen Terrasa, Delegate

   Courtney Watson, Delegate