MD HB284 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SB292


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 4 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-04-07 - Rereferred to Education, Energy, and the Environment
Pending: Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "organics recycling" to include the processing of certain compostable packaging materials; establishing a producer responsibility advisory council to provide advice and make recommendations regarding establishing a producer responsibility program for packaging materials and to report to the Governor and certain committees of the General Assembly by December 1, 2025; requiring the Office of Recycling in the Department of the Environment to procure a statewide recycling needs assessment; etc.

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Environment - Statewide Recycling Needs Assessment and Producer Responsibility for Packaging Materials


Roll Calls

2023-04-04 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 99 N: 33 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2023-04-07SenateRereferred to Education, Energy, and the Environment
2023-04-05SenateReferred Rules
2023-04-04HouseThird Reading Passed (99-33)
2023-04-04HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-04-04HouseFavorable with Amendments {713629/1 Adopted
2023-04-04HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2023-02-01HouseHearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2023-01-25HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB222 (Crossfiled) 2023-05-08 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 465
SB292 (Carry Over) 2022-01-28 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment91701(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92501(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92502(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments