- Neonicotinoid Pesticides - Restrictions on Sales and Use (Pollinator Protection Act of 2016)
- Sponsored by
- Senators Nathan-Pulliam, Benson, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Lee, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Young
- Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 661
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Prohibiting a person from selling, on or after January 1, 2018, a neonicotinoid pesticide unless the person also sells a restricted use pesticide; prohibiting a person from using a neonicotinoid pesticide on or after January 1, 2018, unless the person is a certified applicator or a person working under specified circumstances; requiring the Department of Agriculture to incorporate pollinator habitat expansion and enhancement practices into the State's Managed Pollinator Protection Plan; requiring a specified report; etc.
( 12-101, 12-102, 12-103, 12-104, 5-201, 5-2A-01 through 5-2A-05 )
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