MD HB457 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 24 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-28 - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "elevated level of lead" for purposes of certain provisions of law relating to testing for the presence of lead in certain drinking water outlets in certain school buildings to be a lead concentration in drinking water that exceeds 5 parts per billion rather than a certain standard recommended by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and requiring certain regulations adopted by the Department of the Environment to require that certain testing be conducted at least once every 18 months.

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Environment - Drinking Water Outlets in School Buildings - Testing for Elevated Level of Lead



2020-01-28HouseHearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-24HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

SB371 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-03 - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment61501(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61502(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61503(n/a)See Bill Text

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