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Transportation - Chesapeake Bay Bridge Crossing - Environmental Impact Study - Cost Estimate and Payment

Sponsored by:

Senator Mathias


In the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Stating the power of the Maryland Transportation Authority to conduct or coordinate a study of the environmental impact of proposed transportation facilities; requiring the Maryland Transportation Authority, in collaboration with specified other agencies, to develop a cost estimate for an environmental impact study for a third crossing of the Chesapeake Bay; requiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to set aside the greater of $1,000,000 or 5% of the cost estimate each year for the environmental impact study, as specified; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Mathias, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Kelley, Klausmeier, Middleton, Norman, and Pugh
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0902 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Transportation - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Bridges and Tunnels
Chesapeake Bay
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Transportation, Department of
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(4-205, 4-407)

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October 24, 2017 5:07 P.M.