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2018 Regular Session



Coastal Area - Protection From Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling

Sponsored by:

Senator Mathias


In the House - Hearing 3/30 at 11:30 a.m.

Synopsis:Expressing the strong and unequivocal opposition of the General Assembly of Maryland to the draft proposed National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2019-2024, and the implementation of any offshore oil or gas leasing, exploration, development, or production in the Atlantic Ocean; urging the Secretary of the Interior of the United States to remove Maryland from the proposed leasing program; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Mathias, Miller, Astle, Bates, Benson, Brochin, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Edwards, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Hershey, Jennings, Kagan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Norman, Oaks, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Reilly, Robinson, Rosapepe, Salling, Simonaire, Smith, Young, Zirkin, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingRules and Executive Nominations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Natural Resources - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Federal Government
Fuel -see also- Coal
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Wells -see also- Hydraulic Fracturing

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March 30, 2018 3:45 P.M.