SB0258

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Commission on Climate Change

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky

Status:

Veto sustained (0-46)


Synopsis:Establishing the Commission on Climate Change in the Department of the Environment to advise the Governor and General Assembly on ways to mitigate the causes of, prepare for, and adapt to the consequences of climate change; establishing the membership of the Commission; requiring the Commission to establish specified working groups; requiring the commission members and working group members to be appointed and the Commission to be convened on or before July 1, 2016; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, Feldman, Ferguson, Gladden, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Miller, Montgomery, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pugh, Ramirez, Raskin, Rosapepe, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0514
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Electronic Government
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Environment, Department of
Environmental Health -see also- Pollution
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Flood Control
General Services, Department of
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Insurance Administration
Maps and Charts
Natural Resources, Department of
Planning, Department of
Public Information
Public Service Commission
Reports
State Universities and Colleges
Transportation, Department of
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Weather
Statutes:Article - Environment
(2-1301 through 2-1306)

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January 22, 2016 8:27 A.M.