MD HB22 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-22 - Hearing 2/02 at 3:45 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2022, a person from using, manufacturing, or knowingly selling or distributing Class B fire-fighting foam that contains intentionally added PFAS chemicals in the State; prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2022, a person from manufacturing, selling, or distributing a certain rug or carpet in the State; prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2022, a manufacturer or distributor from manufacturing, selling, or distributing certain food packaging in the State; etc.

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Environment - PFAS Chemicals - Prohibitions and Requirements



2021-01-22HouseHearing 2/02 at 3:45 p.m.
2021-01-22HouseHearing canceled
2021-01-21HouseHearing 2/02 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB195 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-06 - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment61601(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61602(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61603(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61604(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61604.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61605(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91901(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91902(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91903(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91904(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment91905(n/a)See Bill Text

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