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Kumar P Barve

Democratic — Delegate — District 17
Available Terms:
  • 2007-2010
  • 2011-2014
  • 2015-2018

Kumar P Barve represents House District 17 in the Maryland House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 173 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of 382 bills

1998 59911.0
2002 45104.02
2004 98537.0
2006 101187.0
2008 41360.0
2010 94326.84
2012 40666.14

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    251 House Office Building
    6 Bladen Street
    Annapolis, MD 21401
    Fax: 301-858-3850
    Phone: 410-841-3990
  • kumar.barve@house.state.md.us



News and Blog Coverage

House of Delegates Committee Rosters, MD Congressmen Split on Cromnibus & Business Leaders Launch Purple Line Effort

Friends, this may be one of the final few "Juiceblenders" I publish before being sworn into the General Assembly in January. After that, I plan to turn over curation of this blog to a handful of new Juicers. This would be an all-volunteer project and a potentially time-consuming labor of ...

JUICE: Speaker Mike Busch Announces New Maryland House Leadership, Gansler Heads to Firm & Hogan for Public Finance?

Below Maryland Juice provides some post-election updates regarding leadership shuffles in Annapolis and more: JUICE #1 : MEET THE NEW DEMOCRATIC LEADERS IN THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES - Due to retirements and election losses, the House of Delegates was bound to go through a reshuffling of leadership and committee assignments. ...

JUICE: Sparks in Governor's Race, Candidate Updates in D15, D16, D19, D23B & MoCo 3, MoCo Exec Debate WED & More!

Below Maryland Juice provides a round-up of news of interest to politicos: JUICE #1 : PRINCE GEORGE'S LAWMAKERS ISSUE LETTER CONDEMNING DOUG GANSLER'S REMARKS ABOUT THEIR COUNTY - Yesterday a wide range of Prince George's County elected officials signed onto a letter condemning remarks from Attorney General Doug Gansler about ...

MEASURING CONTEST: Maryland Juice's Round-Up of Cash in Statewide Races, All of MoCo's Campaigns & Some Hot Primaries

UPDATE : A few of the late fundraising reports have finally been posted, so we're updating the post below. Here are the campaigns we've added: Attorney General Race - Aisha Braveboy: $42,918.44 D12 Delegate - Brian Bailey: $977.35 D17 Delegate - Jim Gilchrist (incumbent): $11,602.65 D19 Delegate - Melodye Berry: ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 1193

    Supplemental Public School Construction Matching Fund Program

  • HB 1105

    Disabled Individuals - Maryland ABLE Program - Established

  • HB 746

    General Provisions - Commemorative Days - South Asian American Heritage Day

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  • HB 923

    Capital Grant Program for Local School Systems With Significant Enrollment Growth or Relocatable Classrooms

  • HB 922

    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Anne L. Bronfman Center and Misler Adult Day Center

  • HB 900

    Creation of a State Debt - Montgomery County - Cornerstone Montgomery and Interfaith Works Project

Recent Votes

HB 223

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13497.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 32.0
HB 200

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12489.0
•••No: 107.0
•••Other: 42.0
HB 165

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12187.0
•••No: 1410.0
•••Other: 32.0
HB 154

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13497.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 32.0
HB 131

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13295.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 64.0
HB 140

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13295.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 53.0
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