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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Pension Climate Change Risk Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Korman


In the Senate - Hearing 3/22 at 9:00 a.m.

Synopsis:Requiring that, consistent with certain fiduciary duties, the investment policy manual adopted by the Board of Trustees for the State Retirement and Pension System include certain policies and address certain details regarding the management of climate risks in the investment of State Retirement and Pension System assets; requiring the Board of Trustees to conduct or commission a climate risk assessment of the investments of the several systems by January 31, 2019, and every 4 years thereafter; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Korman, Frick, Gilchrist, Hill, Jalisi, Lam, Luedtke, McCray, Morhaim, Platt, Stein, Valderrama, and Wilkins
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0898
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Appropriations  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):State Pensions and Retirement
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Statutes:Article - State Personnel and Pensions

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March 9, 2018 9:52 A.M.