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2014 Regular Session



Public Health - Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals - Information and Fund

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an applicant for a specified permit for the hydraulic fracturing of a well for the exploration or production of natural gas to submit specified information to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in a specified manner; establishing the Hydraulic Fracturing Chemical Education and Impact Fund for specified purposes; requiring the Department to establish a specified fee by regulation; establishing a specified civil penalty for specified violations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morhaim, Hubbard, Bobo, Cardin, Carr, Cullison, Frush, Holmes, Hucker, Ivey, A. Kelly, Lee, Luedtke, A. Miller, Mizeur, Murphy, Pena-Melnyk, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Stein, and Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Environmental Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fuel -see also- Coal
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety

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October 24, 2017 1:52 P.M.