MD HB299 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB457
Note: Carry Over of previous HB131


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 59-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 10 2023 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-03-20 - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of the Environment to establish a system to track the chain of custody of synthetic turf installed on sports and playing fields in the State; requiring the custodian of a synthetic turf sports or playing field installed in the State to report chain of custody information to the Department by January 1, 2024, or within 30 days after the installation whichever is later; and requiring the Department to serve as the custodian for chain of custody information and develop and maintain a website with certain information.

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Environment - Synthetic Turf - Chain of Custody


Roll Calls

2023-03-10 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 103 N: 31 NV: 2 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2023-03-20SenateHearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-03-13SenateReferred Education, Energy, and the Environment
2023-03-10HouseThird Reading Passed (103-31)
2023-03-08HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2023-03-07HouseMotion Special Order until 3/8 (Delegate Adams) Adopted
2023-03-07HouseFavorable with Amendments {263723/1 Adopted
2023-03-06HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2023-01-26HouseHearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-01-25HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

HB299 (Carry Over) 2023-03-20 - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.
HB131 (Carry Over) 2022-02-28 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment92501(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92502(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92503(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment92504(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments