Nov 06, 2018
Feb 28, 2017 - Feb 28, 2018
The Maryland State House of Delegates is the lower house of the bicameral Maryland State Legislature. The House has 141 members, who each represent one district, which results in about 42,382 constituents per representative. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include, developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, allocating spending, and redistricting in collaboration with other house members and the state senate. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. A house member serves a four-year term, with no limit on the number of terms served. The salary of the position is $43,500 per year in addition to per diem for every day in session.
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Maryland State Board of Elections, 151 West Street, Suite 200, Annapolis, MD, 21401, US