(First appeared in the June 2018 issue of The Equiery)
What do you get when you take 90 days + 47 Senators + 141 Delegates + 3,101 Bills?
You get the 2018 Maryland legislative session!
The Maryland General Assembly convened on Wed. Jan. 10 and adjourned on Monday, April 9 – three months of nail biting high drama! It is not easy to pass legislation, and barely 28% of this year’s bills made it through the process; the system is intentionally deliberative – and that is a good thing, as it helps to avert capriciously enacted laws.
To read more about the outcome of the session, click here.