MD HB192 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 11 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-12 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of General Services to establish and periodically update certain standards for State buildings to conserve energy and minimize adverse impacts on birds; requiring the Department to reduce the lighting of existing State buildings in a certain manner; requiring the Maryland Green Building Council to include certain standards in any requirements that the Council establishes for participation in a higher performance building program; etc.

Tracking Information

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Department of General Services - Energy-Conserving Standards (Maryland Sustainable Buildings Act of 2020)


Roll Calls

2020-03-11 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 99 N: 38 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2020-03-12SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-11HouseThird Reading Passed (99-38)
2020-03-10HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-10HouseFavorable with Amendments {356480/1 Adopted
2020-03-09HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2020-01-22HouseHearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2020-01-22HouseHearing canceled (Health and Government Operations)
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2020-01-16HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB299 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-06 - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
State Finance and Procurement4101(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement4410.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments