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2015 Regular Session



Environment - Exploration and Production Waste and Waste From Hydraulic Fracturing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson, S.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Establishing that exploration and production waste is a controlled hazardous substance for the purpose of specified laws and regulations if it exhibits specified characteristics; prohibiting the Department of the Environment from exempting exploration and production waste from specified requirements relating to controlled hazardous substances; and prohibiting a person from accepting, receiving, collecting, storing, treating, transferring, or disposing of, in the State, waste from hydraulic fracturing.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates S. Robinson, Fraser-Hidalgo, Barkley, Beidle, Carr, Frush, Healey, Lafferty, Lam, Luedtke, A. Miller, Moon, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Reznik, Smith, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fuel -see also- Coal
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Rules and Regulations
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-101, 7-205.1, 9-293)

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October 24, 2017 4:42 P.M.