Despite the COVID-19 pandemic making the day-to-day advocacy look a little different, we are nonetheless hard at work on a number of public policy issues of interest to those who care for and about young children. 

2022 Bills of Interest 

HB 995 "Early Childhood Development – Child Care Scholarship Program – Alterations"

 

HB 993 "Child Care Capital Support Revolving Loan Fund - Established"

 

 

HB 1100 "Child Care Providers and Employees - Bonuses" 

 

 

HB 89 "Child Care Stabilization Grant Program and Child Care Expansion Grant Program - Established"

 

HB 282 "Sales and Use Tax - Diapers - Exemption"

 

HB 288 "Sales and Use Tax - Baby Products - Exemption" 

 

 

SB 275 / HB 8 Labor and Employment – Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program – Establishment (Time to Care Act of 2022) 

 

 

HB 513 Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Program - Established 

 

 

Maryland State FY 2023 Budget