Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for March 6, 2017

Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for March 6, 2017   Committee Co-Chairs: Bonnie Johansen – BGE Governmental and External Affairs Colleen Helmlinger – Snee, Lutche, Helmlinger, & Spielberger, P.A. 8:00: Welcome                                                                                               Bonnie/Colleen *Joe Snee presented on legislation HB1286 – Harford County – Admissions and Amusement Tax – Limitations in...

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Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for February 20, 2017

Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for February 20, 2017 Committee Co-Chairs: Bonnie Johansen – BGE Governmental and External Affairs Colleen Helmlinger – Snee, Lutche, Helmlinger, & Spielberger, P.A. 8:02: Welcome                                                                                                           Bonnie 8:03: Approval of Minutes                                                                                       Bonnie *Minutes approved 8:03: Updates Congressman Harris’ Office                                                                 Mary O’Keefe *Constituents have...

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Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for February 6, 2017

Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for February 6, 2017 Committee Co-Chairs: Bonnie Johansen – BGE Governmental and External Affairs Colleen Helmlinger – Snee, Lutche, Helmlinger, & Spielberger, P.A.   8:05: Welcome                                                                                               Bonnie/Colleen 8:06: Approval of Minutes                                                                           Bonnie/Colleen *Minutes approved 8:07: Updates   U.S. Congress                                                                                                            Mary O’Keefe *Current focus on...

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Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for January 23, 2017

Legislative Committee Meeting – Minutes for January 23, 2017 Committee Co-Chairs: Bonnie Johansen – BGE Governmental and External Affairs Colleen Helmlinger – Snee, Lutche, Helmlinger, & Spielberger, P.A. 8:00: Welcome                                                                                               Bonnie/Colleen *Reviewed purpose of minutes *Minutes will be dispersed to committee before being posted on Chamber website   8:10:...

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LEGISLATIVE ACTION ALERT – PLEASE READ HB 580: Mandated Paid Sick Leave (Maryland Healthy Working Families Act)

LEGISLATIVE ACTION ALERT – PLEASE READ HB 580: Mandated Paid Sick Leave (Maryland Healthy Working Families Act) Voice your opposition to Mandated Paid Sick Leave (Maryland Healthy Working Families Act) – contact members of the Senate NOW. (click here to find your Senator) The amended bill now requires all Maryland employers with...

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LEGISLATIVE ACTION ALERT – PLEASE READ

LEGISLATIVE ALERT – PLEASE READ Augustine Commission Tax Recommendations Up Before Committees On Wednesday, March 2nd, the tax recommendations from the Augustine Commission report will be held before the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee and the House Ways and Means Committee at 1 p.m. in the Joint Hearing Room of...

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LEGISLATIVE ALERT

Legislative Alert! A number of the Harford County Chamber Legislative Committee participated in a half-day session on the Overtime regulations that the Department of Labor is proposing. Truly, it will devastate small businesses and non-profit organizations. Below is a link to the panel discussions we heard from small businesses and...

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