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General Assembly guide

This interactive graphic serves as an explainer to the state's annual lawmaking session. It offers an introductory history of Maryland's legislature, a district map, a look at the branch structure, information on how laws are made, facts and lexicon, and details on the major issues of this year's session. Helpful links, public access protocols and tips for visitors are also included.

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Navigate our 2009 General Assembly Guide by using the drop-down menu at the top or links at the bottom.


Lead production and design:Lauren Custer

Editorial content:Dave Alexander
John Gramlich
Liz Hacken
Ben Pillow
Karen Zeiler

Production assistance:Kat Downs
Justin Scheef
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