Matching Funds to Support the Purchase of Industry 4.0 Technologies
Your Support of Maryland HB 622 is Needed to Create the Fund
Please email Ways & Means Committee members below
House Bill 622 introduced by Delegate Lily Qi, calls for a matching grant program for the purchase, implementation, and related employee training of Industry 4.0 technology and related infrastructure in order to increase productivity, efficiency and competitiveness in the State and National Manufacturing environments.
- Must be a Maryland SME Manufacturer ( NAICS 31, 32, or 33)
- Purchase must be a minimum of $25,000 and a maximum of $500,000
- The state provides matching funds up to 50%
- Covers the cost of equipment, implementation, and related employee training
List of HB 622 Supporters at Feb 23 Hearing
Manufacturers & Manufacturing Stakeholders
Please email members of the House Ways and Means Committee (below) and
urge them to support and vote “favorable” on HB 622. (see HB 622 for details)
Call Mike Galiazzo, RMI President 410-771-8111, if you need more information
Delegate April Miller april.miller@house.
Delegate Bernice Mireku North bernice.mireku.north@house.
Delegate Bob Long firstname.lastname@example.org Baltimore
Delegate Brooke Grossman email@example.com.
Delegate Chao Wu firstname.lastname@example.org Howard, Montgomery
Delegate Dalya Attar email@example.com Baltimore City
Delegate Dana Jones firstname.lastname@example.org Anne Arundel
Delegate Darryl Barnes email@example.com.
Delegate Edith Patterson firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegate Eric Ebersole email@example.com.
Delegate Jason Buckel firstname.lastname@example.org Allegany
Delegate Jessica Feldmark email@example.com.
Delegate Jheanelle Wilkins firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegate Joe Vogel email@example.com Montgomery
Delegate Julie Palakovich-Carr julie.
Delegate Kevin Hornberger firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegate Kris Fair email@example.com Frederick
Delegate Melissa Wells firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegate Mike Griffith mike.griffith@house.
Delegate Nick Charles email@example.com Prince George’s
Delegate Vanessa Atterbeary vanessa.atterbeary@house.
Delegate Wayne Hartman firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delegates Qi, Phillips and Stonko introduced HB 622 to create a matching grant program. Delegate Qi is the lead sponsor of the bill. Delegate Qi served as Chair of the legislative workgroup that sent several recommendations to Governor Moore to support the future of Maryland manufacturing. Creating a grant program was a key recommendation for that workgroup. Delegate Qi is a friend of manufacturers.
In addition to contacting House Ways & Means Committee members, email your elected state reps with a message of support. To Find Your State Representative ( Senator/Delegates)
GO TO: Members – Find My Representatives (maryland.gov) Select LOOKUP and type your address