MD HB33 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-03-17 - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing a Climate Crisis Initiative in the Department of the Environment for certain purposes; establishing a greenhouse gas reduction target of 60% from 2006 levels by 2030 and net-zero by 2045; establishing a Climate Crisis Council to develop a plan to reach the reduction targets and submit it to the General Assembly by December 31, 2022; requiring the Council to have the plan verified in a certain manner; requiring a greenhouse gas pollution fee on all fossil fuels brought into the State for combustion in the State; etc.

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Climate Crisis and Education Act



2021-03-17HouseUnfavorable Report by Economic Matters
2021-02-04HouseHearing 2/18 at 1:30 p.m. (Economic Matters)
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters and Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB76 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-18 - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment21201(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21202(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21214(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21215(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21216(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21217(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21218(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21219(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21220(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21221(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21222(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21223(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21224(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21225(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21226(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21227(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment21228(n/a)See Bill Text
State Finance and Procurement6226(n/a)See Bill Text

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