Fiscal and Policy Notes Assignments

Managers:  Laura McCarty, Lesley Cook, Hiram Burch
Phone:  410-946-5510/301-970-5510

Elizabeth Allison
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (local)
Business Licensing & Regulation (shared)
Capital Budget
Drunk and Negligent Driving
Ethics
General Assembly (shared)
Health Boards & Occupations (shared)
Health General (shared)
Miscellaneous Government Legal
Prior Authorization Bond Bills
Public Service Commission/Utilities (some)
Tobacco Licensing/Enforcement
Vehicle Law - Rules of the Road (shared)

Caroline Boice
Education – K-12 (shared)
Education – Miscellaneous (shared)
Higher Education (shared)

Jennifer Botts
Courts & Court Personnel/Legal Departments
Education – K-12 (shared) (pre-K; juvenile)
Education – Miscellaneous (shared) (day care)
Family Law
Juvenile Law
Juvenile Services

Jennifer Chasse
Health Boards & Occupations (shared)
Health Insurance/Medicaid

Hillary Cleckler
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (local)
Commercial Law (shared) (business formation)
Commission on Civil Rights
Criminal Law (shared) (CDS; animal cruelty; other)
Criminal Procedure (shared) (CDS)
Health Boards & Occupations (shared)
Health Care Facilities & Regulation (shared)
Health General (shared)
Medical Malpractice

Amy Devadas
Civil Actions & Procedure
Criminal Procedure (shared) (most)

Richard Duncan
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (statewide)
Governor's Office
Information Technology
Insurance
Local Goverment
Maryland Automobile Insurance Fund
Miscellaneous State Government
Public Safety (shared) (9-1-1 Trust Fund)
Transportation
Workers’ Compensation

Thomas Elder
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (local)
Business Licensing & Regulation (shared)
Criminal Procedure (shared) (sexual assault kits)
Housing & Community Development
Military
Public Safety/Corrections (shared)
Veterans’ Department

Scott Gates
Education K-12 (shared)
Education – Miscellaneous (shared)

Donavan Ham
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (local)
Criminal Law (shared) (penalties; other)
Eminent Domain
Estates & Trusts
Real Property

Amberly Holcomb
Agriculture (shared) (MALPF)
Alcoholic Beverage Laws (shared) (local)
Child Support Enforcement
Health Boards & Occupations (shared)
Health Care Facilities & Regulation (shared)
Health General (shared)
Human Services

Kathleen Kennedy
Agriculture (shared) (rsrc conservation; hemp)
CRF/Smoking
Criminal Law (shared) (marijuana legalization)
Environment
Health - Environment
Health General (shared)
Natural Resources (shared) (hunting)

Scott Kennedy
Agriculture (shared) (most)
Election Law
Energy
Natural Resources (shared) (all but hunting)

Heather MacDonagh
Budget & Management
Education – Miscellaneous (shared) (adults)
Gambling – Local
Gambling – Statewide
Income Taxes - Corporate
Labor & Industry
Personnel

Trevor Owen
Growth Management
Local Government Bonding Authority
Treasurer
WSSC/MNCPPC

Eric Pierce
Commercial Law (shared) (most)
Education - K-12 (shared) (MOE)
Education – Local
Education – Miscellaneous (shared)
Financial Institutions/Credit Regulation
Motor Vehicle Administration
Vehicle Law (shared) 
Vehicle Law - Rules of the Road (shared)

Shirleen Pilgrim
Criminal Procedure (shared) (victims; registry)
Public Safety/Corrections (shared) (most)

Robert Rehrmann
Income Taxes - Personal
Tax Credits (shared)
Tobacco Taxes
Transportation Taxes 

Stephen Ross
BRFA
Business & Economic Development
Business Licensing & Regulation (shared)
General Assembly (shared) (Joint Audit)
Higher Education (shared)
Public Service Commission/Utilities (most)
Unemployment Insurance

Michael Rubenstein
Education – K-12 (shared)
Education – Miscellaneous (shared)
Pensions
Procurement/General Services
Retiree Health
School Construction

Michael Sanelli
Alcohol Taxes
Assessments & Taxation
Comptroller – Generally
Death Taxes
Horse Racing
Local Constitutional Officer Salaries
Miscellaneous Taxes
Property Taxes – Local
Property Taxes – State
Public Safety (shared) (State Aid)
Real Property - Tax Liens
Sales & Use Taxes

Other Staff
Amber Gundlach (on leave for 2020 session)