2013 Regular Session



Energy - Landfill Diversion - Municipal Solid Waste Portfolio Standard

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lafferty


In the House - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing a municipal solid waste portfolio standard; requiring the Department of the Environment to implement and manage a municipal solid waste portfolio standard for each county in the State during specified years; requiring each county to submit a specified report each year to the Department; requiring each county to pay specified compliance fees into the Maryland Strategic Energy Investment Fund under specified circumstances; limiting how the fees paid into the Fund may be used; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lafferty, Davis, Bobo, Frush, Niemann, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0799
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
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
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Local Government Mandates
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(7-801 through 7-807)
Article - State Government
(9-20B-02, 9-20B-03 through 9-20B-05, 9-20B-12)

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October 24, 2017 1:06 P.M.