MD HB147 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 16-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 21 2022 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2022-04-11 - Third Reading Passed (130-3)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the purpose and use of the Maryland Farms and Families Fund; establishing the Maryland Food and Agricultural Resiliency Mechanism Grant Program and Fund to provide grants to food banks and charitable emergency food providers to alleviate food insecurity; and establishing the Maryland Farm-to-School Meal Grant Pilot Program and Fund to award grants to eligible school districts that include a local food component in school meals and to incentivize the production, procurement, and provision of local foods in school meals.

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Maryland Farms and Families Fund, Maryland Food and Agricultural Resiliency Mechanism Grant Program, and Maryland Farm–to–School Meal Grant Pilot Program – Alterations and Establishment


Roll Calls

2022-04-11 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 130 N: 3 NV: 4 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2022-03-31 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2022-03-21 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 127 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2022-04-11HouseThird Reading Passed (130-3)
2022-04-11HouseConference Committee Report {163226/1 Adopted
2022-04-07HouseSenate Conference Committee Appointed (Senators Pinsky, Gallion and Hester)
2022-04-07HouseSenate Refuses Recede
2022-04-07SenateSenate Conference Committee Appointed (Senators Pinsky, Gallion and Hester)
2022-04-07SenateSenate Refuses Recede
2022-04-07SenateHouse Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates Gilchrist, Otto and Washington)
2022-04-07SenateHouse Requests Senate Recede
2022-04-07SenateHouse Refuses Concur Senate Amendments
2022-04-06HouseHouse Conference Committee Appointed (Delegates Gilchrist, Otto and Washington)
2022-04-06HouseHouse Requests Senate Recede
2022-04-06HouseHouse Refuses Concur Senate Amendments
2022-03-31SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2022-03-31SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2022-03-31SenateFavorable with Amendments {843322/1 Adopted
2022-03-31SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2022-03-21SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2022-03-21HouseThird Reading Passed (127-4)
2022-03-19HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2022-03-19HouseFavorable with Amendments {143925/1 Adopted
2022-03-19HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2022-01-10HouseHearing 1/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2022-01-12HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

SB121 (Crossfiled) 2022-05-16 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 480


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Agriculture102001(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102002(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102003(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102004(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102101(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102102(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture102103(n/a)See Bill Text
Education9.11101(n/a)See Bill Text
Education9.11102(n/a)See Bill Text
Education9.11103(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments