MD HB407 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 18 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-02-19 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting an individual from engaging in the business of inspecting an on-site sewage disposal system unless the person holds a valid on-site wastewater property transfer inspection license issued by the Department of the Environment on or after July 1, 2022; requiring the Department to adopt certain regulations by January 1, 2022; providing an administrative penalty of up to $10,000 for a violation of the Act; providing that each inspection conducted without a valid license constitutes a separate violation of the Act; etc.

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On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems - Inspection - Licensing


Roll Calls

2021-02-18 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 103 N: 29 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2021-02-19SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2021-02-18HouseThird Reading Passed (103-29)
2021-02-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-02-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {610718/1 Adopted
2021-02-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-12-22HouseHearing 1/27 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB22 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-25 - Referred Environment and Transportation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment9217.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment9217.2(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments