MD HB1255 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Passed on May 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-13 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 492
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of the Environment and the Department of Transportation to jointly provide technical assistance to certain entities on certain matters; establishing the Zero-Emission Vehicle School Bus Transition Grant Program to provide grants to county boards of education and entities that contract with county board to provide transportation services to purchase zero-emission school buses, install charging infrastructure, and develop plans for transitioning to the use of zero-emission vehicles; etc.

Tracking Information

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School Bus Transition – Zero–Emission Vehicles – Grant Program and Fund


Roll Calls

2019-03-31 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (35-11) (Y: 35 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-03-14 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (102-37) (Y: 103 N: 38 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-05-13HouseApproved by the Governor - Chapter 492
2019-04-08HouseReturned Passed
2019-04-08SenateThird Reading Passed (35-11)
2019-04-05SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-04-05SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-04-05SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-03-19SenateHearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-18SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-03-18HouseThird Reading Passed (102-37)
2019-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {855061/2 Report Adopted
2019-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Ways and Means
2019-02-15HouseHearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means) and Hearing canceled (Environment and Transportation)
2019-02-15HouseHearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means) and Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2019-02-11HouseHearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means and Environment and Transportation


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments 750