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2016 Regular Session



Environment - Municipal Water Supply Contamination - Remediation Costs

Sponsored by:

Senator Hershey


In the Senate - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing the Department of the Environment to use the Maryland Oil Disaster Containment, Clean-Up and Contingency Fund for specified purposes and under specified circumstances; requiring, if the Fund is used to pay specified costs, priority be given to costs associated with remediation projects that involve specified technology; requiring the Department to use the Fund to pay for cleanup, corrective action, and treatment of contamination of the water supply of the Town of Chestertown on the detection of a specified contaminant; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Hershey
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1307
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Emergencies
Environment, Department of
Fuel -see also- Coal
Health -see also- Mental Health
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Environment

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October 24, 2017 5:11 P.M.