MD HB398 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 11 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-15 - Hearing canceled
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of Housing and Community Development to give preference to applications for certain loans that will use the services of certain small, minority, women-owned, and veteran-owned businesses, particularly those businesses that provide employment for individuals trained through workforce development programs, for loans for certain net-zero homes under the Energy-Efficient Homes Construction Loan Program.

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Energy Efficiency - Net-Zero Homes - Contract Preferences


Roll Calls

2020-03-11 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 120 N: 16 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2020-03-15SenateHearing canceled
2020-03-12SenateHearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-03-12SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-03-11HouseThird Reading Passed (120-16)
2020-03-09HouseFavorable Adopted Second Reading Passed
2020-03-06HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-01-28HouseHearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-22HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Housing and Community Development42001(n/a)See Bill Text
Housing and Community Development42002(n/a)See Bill Text
Housing and Community Development42003(n/a)See Bill Text
Housing and Community Development42004(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment11708.1(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government920B-05(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments