Environmental Matters

2016 Regular Session

Total Bills: 69

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0031
    (SB0057)
Community Cleanup and Greening Act of 2016Delegate LiermanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0061Environment - Solid Waste, Recycling, and Anaerobic DigestionChair, Environment and Transportation CommitteeIn the Senate - Recommitted to Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs (Senator Pinsky)Environment and Transportation
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0063 / CH0086Natural Resources - Fishing - Regulation and Use of Commercial Finfish TrotlinesChair, Environment and Transportation CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 86Environment and Transportation
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0082Stormwater Management - Assessment of Local Fees, Charges, and Excise Taxes - Leasehold InterestsDelegate CarrIn the House - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0084
    (SB0116 / CH0049)
State Government - Office of Legislative Audits - Alterations in Audit RequirementsSpeakerVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Appropriations
2/2/2016 - 12:30 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0090 / CH0093On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems - Operation and Maintenance Costs - Low-Income HomeownersDelegate LaffertyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 93Environment and Transportation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0126
    (SB0131)
Worcester County - Recycling at Special Events - ExemptionsDelegate CarozzaIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationEnvironment (M3)
HB0132 / CH0614State Government - Pollinator Habitat PlansDelegate LaffertyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 614Environment and Transportation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
HB0178Natural Resources - Roadside Trees - Preservation and ProtectionDelegate LaffertyIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
HB0211 / CH0662
    (SB0198 / CH0661)
Neonicotinoid Pesticides - Restrictions on Sales and Use (Pollinator Protection Act of 2016)Delegate HealeyEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 662Environment and Transportation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsAgriculture (M4)
HB0325Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Use of Funds - Nutrient Credit PurchasesChair, Environment and Transportation CommitteeIn the House - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0396Lead Risk Reduction Standards - Maintenance of ExemptionsDelegate SteinIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsEnvironment (M3)
HB0423
    (SB0304)
Maryland Commission on Health in All PoliciesDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Hearing 2/09 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0459 / CH0316
    (SB0389)
Birth and Death Certificates - Fee ReductionSpeakerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 316Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
HB0497 / CH0360
    (SB0200 / CH0359)
Health Occupations - State Board of Environmental Health Specialists - Sunset Extension and RevisionsDelegate HammenApproved by the Governor - Chapter 360Health and Government Operations
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsHealth Occupations (J2)
HB0509Green Career Gender Empowerment and Training Pilot ProgramDelegate Robinson, B.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
HB0546
    (SB0510)
Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure InvestmentsDelegate BarkleyIn the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0548
    (SB0429)
Economic Competitiveness and Commerce - Maryland Design Excellence CommissionDelegate GlennIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
HB0571Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Environmental Remediation CostsDelegate BarkleyIn the Senate - Recommitted to Finance (Senator Middleton)Economic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0599
    (SB0496)
Poultry Litter Management ActDelegate LamIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
HB0604
    (SB0291)
Public Health - Mobile Food Service Facilities - Licensing and Inspection by CountiesDelegate Miller, W.In the House - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0621
    (SB0040)
Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Environmental Education Center Renovation and Expansion Ho. Co. 2-16Howard County DelegationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsAppropriations
3/14/2016 - 9:00 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
HB0670 / CH0274Baltimore City - Remediation of Illegal Dumping - ReportDelegate McCrayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 274Environment and Transportation
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
HB0684 / CH0029
    (SB0558)
Baltimore Regional Neighborhood Initiative Program - CodifiedDelegate HammenEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 29Appropriations
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
HB0742Environment - Water Service Shut Off Protection ActDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0743Yard Waste and Food Residuals Diversion and Infrastructure Task ForceDelegate Robinson, S.In the Senate - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0787Electricity - Energy Storage Systems (Storage Technology and Electric Power (STEP) Act)Delegate KormanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0797 / CH0631Nontidal Wetlands - Nontidal Wetland Mitigation BankingChair, Environment and Transportation CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 631Environment and Transportation
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0948Public Service Commission - Utility Customers - Carbon FootprintDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1013 / CH0036
    (SB0908)
Maryland Open Transportation Investment Decision Act of 2016Delegate BeidleGubernatorial Veto Override - Chapter 36Appropriations
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
Budget and Taxation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB1027Prince George's County - Land Use Permit Review - Consolidation PG/MC 110-16Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - First Reading Environment and TransportationEnvironment and TransportationCounties - Generally (L1)
HB1108Environment - Municipal Stormwater Charges - Property Subject to ChargesDelegate GilchristIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB1130Prince George's County - Authority to Impose Fees for Use of Disposable Bags PG 404-16Prince George's County DelegationIn the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic MattersEnvironment and Transportation
Economic Matters
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
HB1137Prince George's County - Authority to Prohibit the Use of Disposable Bags PG 418-16Prince George's County DelegationIn the House - First Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic MattersEnvironment and Transportation
Economic Matters
Counties - Local Laws (L2)
HB1205Oyster Advisory Commission - Membership and AppointmentsDelegate JacobsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1222
    (SB0392)
Dorchester County - Recycling at Special Events - ExemptionsDelegate AdamsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; WithdrawnEnvironment and TransportationEnvironment (M3)
HB1387 / CH0709
    (SB1054 / CH0708)
Commercial Northern Snakehead Bowfishing License - EstablishmentDelegate HornbergerEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 709Environment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsHunting and Fishing (M2)
HB1391Large Family Child Care Homes and Child Care Centers - Green Product Cleaning Supplies - RegulationsDelegate AngelIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB1404 / CH0034
    (SB1130)
Construction Education and Innovation - Establishment of FundDelegate BrooksEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 34Economic Matters
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1412Real Property - New Residential Property - Information on Renewable Energy AlternativesDelegate Fraser-HidalgoIn the House - Referred to interim study by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1434Rail Safety Act of 2016Delegate LamIn the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
HB1580Marijuana CONTRol (Cannabis Oversight and Nondiscrimination through Taxation, Regulation, and Legalization) Act of 2016Delegate AndersonIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
HB1603
    (SB0937 / CH0703)
Sustainable Oyster Population and Fishery Act of 2016Delegate FrushIn the Senate - First Reading Senate RulesEnvironment and Transportation
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
RulesHunting and Fishing (M2)
SB0040
    (HB0621)
Creation of a State Debt - Howard County - Environmental Education Center Renovation and Expansion Ho. Co. 2-16Senator KasemeyerIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 10:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2016 - 10:30 a.m.
State Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0043Clean Waterways Tax Credit ActSenator SimonaireIn the Senate - Hearing 1/27 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Income (Q3)
SB0056Transportation - Chesapeake Bay Bridge Crossing - Environmental Impact Study - Cost Estimate and PaymentSenator MathiasIn the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
1/20/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
SB0057
    (HB0031)
Community Cleanup and Greening Act of 2016Senator RamirezIn the Senate - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0061 / CH0043Natural Resources - Forest Lands and the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays 2010 Trust Fund - Miscellaneous Corrections and ClarificationsSenator SimonaireApproved by the Governor - Chapter 43Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/19/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0105Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority - Name and AuthorityChair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs CommitteeIn the House - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/19/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0116 / CH0049
    (HB0084)
State Government - Office of Legislative Audits - Alterations in Audit RequirementsPresidentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 49Budget and Taxation
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Appropriations
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0131
    (HB0126)
Worcester County - Recycling at Special Events - ExemptionsSenator MathiasIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0198 / CH0661
    (HB0211 / CH0662)
Neonicotinoid Pesticides - Restrictions on Sales and Use (Pollinator Protection Act of 2016)Senator Nathan-PulliamEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 661Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
SB0200 / CH0359
    (HB0497 / CH0360)
Health Occupations - State Board of Environmental Health Specialists - Sunset Extension and RevisionsSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 359Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health Occupations (J2)
SB0304
    (HB0423)
Maryland Commission on Health in All PoliciesSenator Nathan-PulliamIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
SB0308Lead Risk Reduction Standards - Maintenance of ExemptionsSenator EckardtIn the Senate - Hearing 2/09 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0361Civil Actions - Hydraulic Fracturing Liability ActSenator RaskinIn the House - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0389
    (HB0459 / CH0316)
Birth and Death Certificates - Fee ReductionPresidentIn the House - Hearing 4/09 at 9:30 a.m.Budget and Taxation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/9/2016 - 9:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Business Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0392
    (HB1222)
Dorchester County - Recycling at Special Events - ExemptionsSenator EckardtIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
SB0429
    (HB0548)
Economic Competitiveness and Commerce - Maryland Design Excellence CommissionSenator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
SB0496
    (HB0599)
Poultry Litter Management ActSenator MadalenoIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
SB0510
    (HB0546)
Electric and Gas Companies - Rate Regulation - Infrastructure InvestmentsSenator AstleIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
SB0558
    (HB0684 / CH0029)
Baltimore Regional Neighborhood Initiative Program - CodifiedSenator FergusonIn the House - Unfavorable Report by AppropriationsBudget and Taxation
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
AppropriationsEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0908
    (HB1013 / CH0036)
Maryland Open Transportation Investment Decision Act of 2016Senator DeGrangeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Transportation - Generally (R2)
SB0912 / CH0592
    (HB0387 / CH0593)
Clean Energy Loan Program - Residential Property - StudySenator FeldmanApproved by the Governor - Chapter 592Finance
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersLocal Government - Generally (L6)
SB0937 / CH0703
    (HB1603)
Sustainable Oyster Population and Fishery Act of 2016Senator MannoEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 703Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
SB1014Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act of 2016Senator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Senate Rules; WithdrawnRulesUtility Regulation (C5)
SB1054 / CH0708
    (HB1387 / CH0709)
Commercial Northern Snakehead Bowfishing License - EstablishmentSenator MathiasEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 708Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
SB1130
    (HB1404 / CH0034)
Construction Education and Innovation - Establishment of FundSenator RosapepeVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Budget and Taxation
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SJ0001 / JR0001Patuxent River Watershed - Amendment of Patuxent River Policy PlanChair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs CommitteeSigned by the President and the Speaker - Joint Resolution 1Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/19/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
4/1/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)

Denotes enacted legislation

September 23, 2016 2:04 P.M.