MD HB472 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-0)
Status: Introduced on February 1 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to establish that every person has the right to a certain clean and healthy environment; authorizing the State, a political subdivision, and any person to enforce certain rights; establishing that every person has the right to intervene in an action brought by the State or a political subdivision of the State to protect certain rights; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection, etc.

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Constitutional Amendment - Environmental Rights



2019-03-11HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation; Withdrawn
2019-02-05HouseHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-01HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


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