MD HB229 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 31-0)
Status: Introduced on January 16 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-21 - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting the use of chlorpyrifos in the State, including insecticides containing chlorpyrifos and seeds treated with chlorpyrifos; and requiring the Department of Agriculture, with existing budgeted resources, to provide to farmers, certified crop advisors, and pesticide applicators certain education and assistance relating to integrated pest management.

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Title

Pesticides - Use of Chlorpyrifos - Prohibition

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-21HouseHearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-16HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB300 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-27 - Hearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Agriculture5210.6(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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