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Birth to Three

March 8, 2018 HB 1476: Education – Supplemental Prekindergarten Grant – Eligibility Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/HB-1476-Pre-K-SUPP.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Held in Committee
March 1, 2018 SB 912/ HB 1685: Maryland Prenatal and Infant Care Coordination Services Grant Program Fund (Thrive by Three Fund) Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-912-Thrive-By-3.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
March 1, 2018 HB 304/SB 801: Environment – Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing – Elevated Blood Lead Levels Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-304-Lead-Levels-SUPP-FINAL.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Held in Committee
February 13, 2018 HB 430/SB 379: Education – Child Care Subsidies – Mandatory Funding Levels Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-430-Child-Care-Subsidy.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 7, 2018 HB 547/SB 373: Education – Head Start Program – Annual Appropriation Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-373-HS-Funding-SUPP.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed

Child Welfare

February 8, 2018 SB 291: Family Law- Protecting the Resources of Children in State Custody Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/ACY-Fed-Benefits-SB-291-SUPP-2018.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 8, 2018 HB 524: Family Law- Protecting the Resources of Children in State Custody Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/ACY-Fed-Benefits-HB-524-SUPP-2018.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 8, 2018 HB 454: Child Abuse and Neglect- Disclosure of Identifying Information and Investigations Support with Amendments Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-454-ACY-Testimony.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 8, 2018 SB 490: Child Abuse and Neglect- Disclosure of Identifying Information and Investigations Support with Amendments Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/ACY-Birth-Match-Testimony.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
January 11, 2018 SB 2: Family Law- Child Conceinved Without Consent-Termination of Parental Rights Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-2-Testimony-Termination-of-rapists-parental-rights.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 8, 2018 Senate SSA Budget Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SSA-Budget-Senate-Testimony.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending
February 7, 2018 House SSA Budget Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SSA-Budget-House-Testimony.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending
February 21, 2018 SB 787: Children in Out-of-Home Placement-Rights Support with Amendments Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-787-Support.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 15, 2018 SB 308: Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth-Employment Program Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-308-Testimony-Fostering-Employment-Program.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
February 22, 2018 HB 1386: Public Schools-Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline Sign Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-1386-Support.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
January 18, 2018 HB 1: Family Law-Child Conceived without Consent-Temination of Parental Rights Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-1-Testimony-Termination-of-rapists-parental-rights.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed
January 17, 2018 SB 85: Tuition Waivers – Foster Care Recipients – Eligibility Supports with Amendment Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/SB-85-tuition-waiver-ACY-testimony-SUPPORT-with-AMEND.docx" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Passed

Economic Sufficiency

February 1, 2018 Maryland Market Money Fund Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Partnership-MDA-Budget-Farms-Families.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending
March 7, 2018 Maryland Meals for Achievement Suppoprt Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/MD-Meals-For-Achievement-SB818.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending
February 8, 2018 Maryland Cares for Kids Act Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Maryland-Cares-for-Kids-Act-HB315.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending

Education

March 8, 2018 HB 1476: Education – Supplemental Prekindergarten Grant – Eligibility Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/HB-1476-Pre-K-SUPP.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Held in Committee
March 1, 2018 HB 1254-Education-School Discipline-Guidelines and Data Collection Supports Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/ACY-testimony-HB-1254.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending

Juvenile Justice

January 30, 2018 SB 198- Criminal Gang Offenses – Penalties, Procedure, and Elements In opposition Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/MVann-ACY-SB-198-Testimony.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Held in Committee
February 1, 2018 HB 319- Juvenile Law – Truancy – Affirmative Defense In Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/HB-319-Juvenile-Law-Truancy-Affirmative-Defense.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending
February 1, 2018 SB 257- Juvenile Law – Records – Juveniles Charged as Adults In Support Link Link https://www.acy.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/SB-257-Juvenile-Law-----Records-----Juveniles-Charged-as-Adults.pdf" title="Link" target="_blank">Link Pending