MD HB165 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-02 - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing a solar photovoltaic recycling fee; requiring a person installing a solar electric generating facility in the State to pay the fee beginning October 1, 2020; establishing the Solar Photovoltaic Recycling Fund; requiring 20% of the first sale price of each renewable energy credit sold to be deposited into the Fund; providing that the purpose of the Fund is to provide funding for technologies and processes that assist with the recycling of solar photovoltaic systems; etc.

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Solar Photovoltaic Recycling



2020-03-02HouseUnfavorable Report by Economic Matters
2020-01-24HouseHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-15HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment91715(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91716(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7709(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement6226(n/a)See Bill Text

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