2013 Regular Session



Public Safety - Gas Pipelines - Emergency Response Planning

Sponsored by:

Delegate Stein


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), in consultation with specified persons, to establish emergency response standards for specified gas transmission companies; requiring a gas transmission company to submit to MEMA an emergency response plan that meets specified minimum federal standards; requiring MEMA to review the emergency response plan of a gas transmission company and to require amendments or updates as needed to protect public safety; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Stein, Cardin, and Morhaim
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0605
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fire Protection
Fuel -see also- Coal
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Public Service Commission
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(15-101 through 15-103)

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.