Legislative Advocacy

The GBC is a visible and credible business advocate, working with local, state and federal government leaders to address key GBC priorities and to develop more competitive tax, regulatory and economic development policies that will strengthen the business climate of the Baltimore region and Maryland. Led by President and CEO Donald C. Fry, the GBC is the voice of the Greater Baltimore business community in Annapolis. The GBC maintains an informed and vigorous presence in Annapolis during the Maryland General Assembly and is fully engaged with key elected officials on legislative issues impacting the business community.


2020 Legislative Session

2020 GBC Legislative Priorities

2020 GBC Legislative Priorities Card

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Previous Legislative Sessions

2019 Session

2019 GBC Legislative Priorities

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2018 Session

2018 GBC Legislative Priorities

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2017 Session

2017 GBC Legislative Priorities

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2016 Session

2016 GBC Legislative Priorities

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Additional GBC Resources

2015 Legislative Session

2015 GBC Legislative Priorities

2014 GBC Legislative Priorities

2015 GBC Testimony

GBC Competitive Edge report

Spending Affordability Committee Report, December 2013

State House Update Archive, 2005-2020


 Maryland General Assembly Resources and Information

Governor’s Office