The Maryland legislature is considering changes to the law to clean up certain of these issues and address questions that arose under the law. Most notably, the legislation before the House of Representatives, HB 769, would allow a company that does not have reportable contributions to avoid the disclosure of specific contracts and instead provide a semiannual update of the government agencies with which it does business. In addition, the bill would require companies that had existing contracts at the start of the year but have not been awarded contracts in 2015 to file semiannually.

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