MD HB1370 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the State, for certain construction projects and major renovation projects proposed after December 31, 2020, to require that the project be designed, engineered, and constructed in a manner that allows the roof to withstand the weight of solar panels; requiring certain construction projects and major renovation projects to include the placement of the maximum number of solar panels for which the project was designed; requiring the Maryland Green Building Council to provide certain recommendations; etc.

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State-Funded Construction and Major Renovation Projects - Solar Panels - Requirement



2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB592 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-05 - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Finance and Procurement3602.2(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement4809(n/a)See Bill Text

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