MD HB208 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 626
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Restricting a person that sells a neonicotinoid pesticide under certain provisions of law to selling a neonicotinoid pesticide only to a certain certified applicator or farmer; and requiring a person selling a neonicotinoid pesticide to store each neonicotinoid pesticide in a manner that is inaccessible to customers without the assistance from the person or an employee of the person.

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Agriculture – Neonicotinoid Pesticides – Sale and Storage


Roll Calls

2021-04-12 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-16 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 108 N: 22 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2021-05-30HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 626
2021-04-12HouseReturned Passed
2021-04-12SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-09SenateFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2021-04-09SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-02-17SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-02-16HouseThird Reading Passed (108-22)
2021-02-11HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-11HouseFavorable with Amendments {690413/1 Adopted
2021-02-10HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2021-01-04HouseHearing 1/29 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-04HouseHearing canceled
2020-12-22HouseHearing 1/29 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB375 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 627


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Agriculture5201(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture52A-01(n/a)See Bill Text
Agriculture52A-02(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments