SJ0008 (JR0004)

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2017 Regular Session



Chesapeake Bay Restoration - Federal Budget Blueprint Funding Reductions - Rescission Request

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky


Signed by the President and the Speaker - Joint Resolution 4

Synopsis:Expressing the opposition of the General Assembly to the drastic cuts to the funding of the Chesapeake Bay Program and specified other programs proposed by the President of the United States in the federal budget blueprint for fiscal year 2018; urging the Governor to publicly oppose the cuts proposed by the President to the funding of specified programs; and requiring specified committees of the General Assembly to monitor and make recommendations regarding federal budget proposals and actions affecting the Chesapeake Bay.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HJ0010
Bill File Type: Regular
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingRules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Natural Resources - Generally
State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Chesapeake Bay
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Federal Government
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Natural Resources -see also- Conserv; Forest & Park; Wildlds
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax

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November 28, 2017 1:14 P.M.