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It’s innovation that drives the future of manufacturing in Maryland for the Volvo Group Trucks.

We heard calls at #MDCCBPCC17 to work together to entice Amazon. USM didn't wait.

Lawmakers heard legislation this week to create a new Cybersecurity Investment Fund to provide early stage seed funding for emerging Maryland companies focused on cybersecurity. 

The House Economic Matters Committee this week heard legislation that would require employers with 10 or more employees to provide paid sick and safe leave. If the employer has 9 or less employees, the employer is required to provide unpaid sick and safe leave.

The debate on legislation to increase Maryland’s minimum wage moved to the Senate Finance Committee earlier this week. Committee Chairman Thomas “Mac” Middleton announced that the committee would hold work groups to work through various elements related to the bill. 

Maryland Chamber Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Mathew Palmer urged members of the House Ways & Means Committee to support legislation to reduce the individual income tax rate on all filers by 10 percent over a three-year period. Palmer stressed the positive impact the reduction would have on small businesses. 

The Maryland Chamber of Commerce supports legislation that would require state procurements with an expected value between $15,000 and $100,000 be designated for the Small Business Reserve Program (SBR). 

Former Major League Baseball player and Ripken Baseball Co-Chairman and Executive Vice President Bill Ripken will keynote the 2014 Business Breakthrough Awards Luncheon.

Maryland Chamber Vice President of Government Affairs, Deriece Pate Bennett, was selected by Prince George’s County Social Innovation Fund (PGCSIF) as one of Forty Under 40 Honorees in Public Service.

Maryland lawmakers will consider legislation that would make it easier for Maryland businesses to anticipate, manage and comply with regulatory changes.

As a Maryland Chamber member, the Chamber's public policy team is your eyes and ears in Annapolis during the legislative session. If you have any questions about what is going on during the session, please contact them. 

Legislation to impose a system of unitary combined reporting for corporate income taxes will be heard by the Senate Budget & Taxation Committee this afternoon. 

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