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2015 Testimony

Recent Conference Testimony before the Maryland General Assembly

House: Maryland Uniform Interstate Family Support Act - Revision

4/2/2015

HB 1289, Support

The Maryland Catholic Conference (“Conference”) represents the public-policy interests of the three Roman Catholic (arch)dioceses serving Maryland: the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington.

HB 1289 revises the Maryland Uniform Interstate Family Support Act to be in compliance with amendments ...

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Senate: Watershed Protection and Restoration Programs – Revisions

4/1/2015

SB 863, Support

The Maryland Catholic Conference represents the mutual public policy interests of the three (arch)dioceses with territory in the state of Maryland, including the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington.  We offer this testimony in SUPPORT of Senate Bill 863.

The ...

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Senate: Pilot Program for Small Business Development by Ex-Offenders

4/1/2015

HB 909, Support

The Maryland Catholic Conference (“Conference”) represents the public-policy interests of the three Roman Catholic (arch)dioceses serving Maryland: the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington.

HB 909 creates the Pilot Program for Small Business Development by Ex-Offenders in order to promote ...

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Senate:Nondiscrimination in Access to Anatomical Gifts and Organ Transplantation

3/31/2015

Senate Bill 792, Support

The Maryland Catholic Conference represents the mutual public-policy interests of the three (arch)dioceses with territory in the state of Maryland, including the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington.  We offer this testimony in support of Senate Bill 792, which ...

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Legislative Overview

A booklet describing Maryland Catholic Conference's public policy advocacy and its 2016 legislative agenda.

Maryland Catholic Conference Legislative Overview 2016

Legislative Handbook

A handbook providing contact information for Maryland's lawmakers and their committee assignments and identifying different ways to make your voices heard in the public square.

Maryland Catholic Conference 2016 Legislative Handbook (coming soon)