Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee meets on 3rd Wednesday of every month at 5:00 p.m. For more information about the committee, please email legislativecommittee@baltu.org.

Committee Description: Inform members about legislation in Maryland, General Assembly that impacts education and educators, organizes and trains members to lobby for policies that impact BCPSS and the union (Kirwan, elected school board, no strike law, etc.)

This year, the Legislative Committee has been tasked with:

  • Creating a long-term plan to repeal the MD No Strike Law
  • Advocacy, lobbying and member engagement to override the Kirwan Veto (accomplished!!)
  • Legislative Report Card at the end of legislative session