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Legislative Testimony 2010

Recent Conference testimony before the Maryland General Assembly

Support for SB 971/HB 1255: Public Service Companies Alternative Payment Plans

3/12/2010

The Maryland Catholic Conference represents the public policy interests of the three Catholic (arch)dioceses serving Maryland, which include the Archdioceses of Baltimore and Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington. We offer this testimony in support of Senate Bill 971.

SB 971 would require the Public Service Commission to promulgate ...

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Support for HB 820/SB 645: Firearm Safety Act

3/11/2010

I offer this testimony in support of House Bill 820/Senate Bill 645 on behalf of the Maryland Catholic Conference, which represents the mutual public policy interests of the three Catholic (arch)dioceses serving Maryland: the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington. In conveying ...

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Opposition to SB 404: Death Penalty Evidence

3/10/2010

This statement in opposition to Senate Bill 404 is offered on behalf of the Maryland Catholic Conference, which represents the public policy interests of the Roman Catholic bishops who serve Maryland from the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington and the Diocese of Wilmington.

The Catholic Church’s advocacy ...

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Opposition to SB 582/HB 808: Religious Freedom and Civil Marriage Protection Act

3/3/2010

The Maryland Catholic Conference represents the public policy interests of the Catholic bishops serving Maryland from the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the Diocese of Wilmington. We submit this testimony in opposition to Senate Bill 582.

Senate Bill 582 would redefine marriage by extending the name as ...

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