2009 Regular Session

Sewage

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 41

  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 82

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 368

    Sponsored By
    Frederick County Delegation
    Entitled
    Frederick County - Overdue Water and Sewer Charge - Restoration of Service Penalty
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 90

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 127

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Environment)
    Entitled
    Department of the Environment - Bay Restoration Fund and Bay Restoration Fee
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 101

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 487

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration)
    Entitled
    Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Appropriations
    Senate: Budget and Taxation
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 135

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Cecil County Delegation
    Entitled
    Environment - Sewage Sludge Utilization - Zoning and Land Use Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 176

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lafferty, Ali, Beidle, Bobo, Bromwell, Carr, Glenn, Healey, Holmes, Hucker, Malone, Niemann, Olszewski, Schuler, and Stein
    Entitled
    Bay Restoration Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 218

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 135

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Beitzel
    Entitled
    Garrett County - Sanitary Commission - Collection of Unpaid Benefit Assessments
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 221

    Status as of February 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Elliott and Stull
    Entitled
    Bay Restoration Fund - Disbursement of Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 295

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 179

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Lafferty, Ali, Barve, Beidle, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Gaines, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, and Niemann
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - Annual Report - Smart Growth Goals, Measures, and Indicators and Implementation of Planning Visions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 297

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 181

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Ali, Barve, Beidle, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Lafferty, Lee, Mizeur, Montgomery, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Manno, Bobo, Glenn, and Stein
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - Smart and Sustainable Growth Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 346

    Status as of March 21, 2009: Bill is in the House - Recommit to Committee Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Love, Beidle, V. Clagett, Costa, Dwyer, George, King, Kipke, Schuh, and Sophocleus
    Entitled
    Bay Restoration Fund - Nitrogen-Removing Septic Systems
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 529

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates G. Clagett, Barkley, Holmes, Robinson, and Wood
    Entitled
    Environment - Sewage Sludge Utilization Permit - Septage
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1054

    Status as of February 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Niemann
    Entitled
    Environment - Permitting Process - Environmental Justice Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1058

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 437

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Walkup, Eckardt, Haddaway, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Environment - Sewage Sludge Utilization Permits - Local Notice
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1078

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 193

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Niemann
    Entitled
    Environment - Permit Applications - Notice Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1083

    Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Schuh and V. Clagett
    Entitled
    Environment - On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1105

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 708

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frush, Beidle, Bobo, Costa, Manno, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Private Wastewater Treatment Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1106

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Frush, Beidle, V. Clagett, Costa, Dwyer, George, Healey, Hubbard, King, Kipke, Love, McConkey, and Schuh
    Entitled
    Bay Restoration Fund - Septic Systems - Nitrogen Removal Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1116

    Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lafferty, Ali, Barkley, Beidle, Bobo, Bronrott, Cane, Carr, V. Clagett, Conway, Costa, Frush, Gaines, Guzzone, Heller, Holmes, Hubbard, Hucker, Kullen, Manno, McHale, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Rosenberg, and Weir
    Entitled
    Smart Growth - Visions and Performance Standards
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1139

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 441

    Sponsored By
    Montgomery County Delegation and Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission - System Development Surcharge - Exemptions MC/PG 104-09
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1362

    Status as of March 4, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Costa
    Entitled
    Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Authorized Uses
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1417

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 168

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Environmental Matters Committee (By Request - Departmental - Environment)
    Entitled
    Water Quality and Drinking Water Quality Revolving Loan Funds - Use of Funds
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1510

    Status as of March 31, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    St. Mary's County Delegation
    Entitled
    St. Mary's County Metropolitan Commission - Revisions and Corrections
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1547

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Frush
    Entitled
    Environment - Water Pollution Control - Incentives and Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1559

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 481

    Sponsored By
    St. Mary's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study the Governance and Structure of the St. Mary's County Metropolitan Commission
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1569

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 651

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McIntosh, Barkley, Beidle, Carr, V. Clagett, Dumais, Frush, Glenn, Haynes, Healey, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Kaiser, Lafferty, Lee, McHale, Morhaim, Niemann, Olszewski, Riley, Robinson, Stein, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Standing - Miscellaneous Environmental Protection Proceedings and Judicial Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 4

    Status as of January 14, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harrington
    Entitled
    Environment - Permitting Process - Environmental Justice Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 47

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 192

    Sponsored By
    Senator Harrington
    Entitled
    Environment - Permit Applications - Notice Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 280

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 180

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Della, King, Lenett, Madaleno, and Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Smart, Green, and Growing - Smart and Sustainable Growth Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 329

    Status as of March 25, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Dorchester County - Bay Restoration Fee - Lien Against Property
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs and Judicial Proceedings
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 408

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 258

    Sponsored By
    Senators Simonaire, Brochin, Colburn, Forehand, Gladden, Harrington, Lenett, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Stone
    Entitled
    Environment - Water Pollution Control - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 432

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Pipkin, Colburn, Glassman, Harris, and Stone
    Entitled
    Environment - Sewage Sludge Utilization - Zoning and Lane Use Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 554

    Status as of May 7, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 280

    Sponsored By
    Senators Lenett, Conway, Currie, Della, Forehand, Frosh, Garagiola, Gladden, Harrington, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, Klausmeier, Madaleno, McFadden, Miller, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, and Robey
    Entitled
    Chesapeake Bay Nitrogen Reduction Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 606

    Status as of April 1, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Carroll County Senators
    Entitled
    Carroll County - Privately Employed Sanitarians Licensed by the State - Soil Percolation Tests
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Sponsored By
    Senators Brinkley and Mooney
    Entitled
    Frederick County - Overdue Water and Sewer Charge - Restoration of Service Penalty
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Vetoed - Policy or Technical

    SB 721

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Vetoed by the Governor - Policy

    Sponsored By
    Senators Pinsky and Harris
    Entitled
    Private Wastewater Treatment Act of 2009
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 878

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Harrington and Frosh
    Entitled
    Smart Growth - Visions and Performance Standards
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 922

    Status as of March 27, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senators Simonaire, Astle, DeGrange, and Greenip
    Entitled
    Bay Restoration Fund - Septic Systems - Nitrogen Removal Projects
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 967

    Status as of April 7, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Environment - Bay Restoration Fund - Authorized Uses
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 972

    Status as of April 6, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Rosapepe
    Entitled
    Environment - On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems - Requirements
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1058

    Status as of March 30, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Reorganization of State Government - Consolidating the Department of the Environment into the Department of Natural Resources
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 1065

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 650

    Sponsored By
    Senators Frosh, Harrington, and Lenett
    Entitled
    Standing - Miscellaneous Environmental Protection Proceedings and Judicial Review
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Environmental Matters