MD HB432 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 15 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-16 - Referred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Budget and Taxation
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting, beginning in fiscal year 2022, the Maryland Transit Administration from purchasing buses for the Administration's State transit bus fleet that are not zero-emission buses; requiring the Administration, on or before January 1, 2021, and each January 1 thereafter, to submit a report to certain committees of the General Assembly on the implementation of the Act; requiring the report to include a schedule for converting to zero-emission buses and a plan for transitioning any adversely affected State employees; etc.

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Maryland Transit Administration – Conversion to Zero–Emission Buses (Zero–Emission Bus Transition Act)


Roll Calls

2020-03-15 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 112 N: 22 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-03-16SenateReferred Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Budget and Taxation
2020-03-15HouseThird Reading Passed (112-22)
2020-03-14HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments {220919/1 Adopted
2020-03-14HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-01-28HouseHearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2020-01-23HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Appropriations

Same As/Similar To

SB423 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-05 - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Transportation7406(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments