Legislative Affairs

Legislative Affairs 

The legislative affairs program of County Executive Jan Gardner works to identify and monitor bills of interest to the citizens of Frederick County, drafting legislation and providing public testimony before the General Assembly in Annapolis.

Under Charter Government, it is the County Executive's role to advance the legislative priorities of the county.  She values open government and community participation, and encourages citizens to provide input and feedback in the legislative process.

2021 Legislative Priorities

2020-2021 Legislative Session 

Calendar of Legislative Process 2020-2021
County Executive's Proposal 
County Council Proposal
Public Requests- Summary  
Considerations Submitted by Public for Inclusion 

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Legislative Priorities - Presented Nov. 14, 2019
County Executive's Proposals
County Council Proposal
Summary of Public Legislative Proposals
Considerations Submitted by Public for Inclusion
Calendar of Legislative Process 2019-2020

2018-2019 Legislative Session

2019 General Assembly Wrap Up
Legislative Priorities - Nov. 28, 2018
County Executive Gardner to Host Legislative Town Hall (Press Release)
County Executive Town Hall Handout
Calendar of Legislative Process 2018-2019

Contact Us

    1. Joy Schaefer
      Joy Schaefer

      Government Affairs Director

      Winchester Hall
      12 E. Church St.
      Frederick, Md  21701

      Ph:  301-600-1621
      Fx:  301-600-1050

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