2013 Regular Session



Environment - Solid Waste Management Practices - Maryland Recycling and Landfill Diversion Task Force

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


In the House - Rereferred to Economic Matters

Synopsis:Requiring each county and the Department of the Environment to adopt a specified solid waste management hierarchy; declaring the intent of the General Assembly that the State undertake specified actions relating to recycling and landfill disposal rates; establishing the Maryland Recycling and Landfill Diversion Task Force; requiring the Task Force to determine the aspirational statewide recycling goal and a recycling and landfill portfolio standard that will reduce the amount of solid waste being sent to landfills; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Middleton, Astle, Conway, and Garagiola
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1266
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013, October 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Finance  Listen to Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Investments -see also- Securities
Legislative Services, Department of
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Environment

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October 2, 2015 9:13 A.M.