Hogan also lifted restrictions on outdoor dining beginning Saturday.
Panelists also discussed the possibility of making vaccines mandatory in the fall semester.
Some voiced concerns about the Purple Line could affect residents in Langley Park and Lakeland.
Local schools, including American and Johns Hopkins universities, have all already mandated COVID-19 vaccines for the fall semester.
The legislature also approved $3.5 million in funding for public health programs.
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“This is an incredible step towards showing that we can take action, we can make ourselves involved,” Ben Baitman said.
Out of 6.8 million vaccinations, six reported a “rare and severe” blood clot.
The USM has not made a decision on any vaccination requirements in the fall.
The bill permits a union representing employees at multiple University System of Maryland institutions to negotiate one “master agreement” with the system.