GBC’s 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session Summary

Every year, prior to the start of the legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly, the GBC releases its Legislative Priorities, which are based on several core policy priority areas. Here is the end of session summary.

GBC weighs in on legislation as 2020 General Assembly Session starts

The GBC is already extremely active in the 2020 session of Maryland General Assembly, which kicked off January 8. Legislation the GBC has weighed in on includes proposals to tax digital advertising revenue, creation of a tax reform commission and measures to require corporations use a method of tax accounting known as combined reporting. The GBC recently took these positions on proposed bills: Recommended that state lawmakers conduct a comprehensive … Continue reading

Sen. Zirkin discusses legislative priorities for 2020 at GBC meeting

On September 4, the GBC’s Public Safety Committee and the Coalition for a Second Chance welcomed Senator Robert A. “Bobby” Zirkin, Chair of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee, to a special joint meeting to discuss legislative priorities for the 2020 session of the Maryland General Assembly. Senator Zirkin provided highlights from the 2019 legislative session and discussed many proposals that are likely to arise during the next session. Members of … Continue reading