why icm OPPOSES HB119
There are three ways to submit testimony: written, in-person, and virtual. You can find instructions on how to proceed with giving testimony on HB119 in the EEE Committee here.
Please note: You must register to give testimony for HB119 between 8AM and 3PM on Tuesday, March 28th.
Who to contact about HB119
HB119 and SB199 were identical companion bills introduced in the House and Senate respectively. HB119 was amended and the amended version of HB119 is now the bill currently moving through the legislature, and will be presented in the Senate Committee hearing on Wednesday 3/29.
URGENT: We’re asking all members to contact bill sponsors Delegate Vanessa Atterbeary, Senator Clarence Lam, Senator Jim Rosapepe, Senator Shelly Hettleman, and Senator Mary Washington, and to call and email the members of the Education committee and the members of the Energy and the Environment committee to let them know, in your own words, why you oppose HB119/(SB199)!
Please contact the following HB119(SB199) bill sponsors to express your opposition:
Please copy and paste the following email addresses of the Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee members into the BCC section of your email in opposition to HB119:
email@example.com , Cheryl.Kagan@senate.state.md.us , firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com
Please call the offices of the Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee members in opposition to HB119:
Please note: Rules for submitting written and oral testimony for HB119 in the EEE Committee here. You must register to give testimony for HB119 between 8AM and 3PM on Tuesday, March 28th.
Please spread the word! Let’s flood the offices of the HB119(SB199) sponsors, and the EEE committee members with polite, respectful, forceful emails and phone calls. They need to hear our voices!