MD HB542 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-22 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Director of the Maryland Emergency Management Agency to appoint a Chief Resilience Officer to be responsible for coordinating State and local efforts to build resilience to risks identified in the Maryland Hazard Mitigation Plan; providing that the Chief Resilience Officer serves at the pleasure of the Director; establishing the duties of the Chief Resilience Officer, including identifying funding streams and technical assistance and working with leaders of vulnerable industries; requiring a certain annual report; etc.

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Emergency Management - Chief Resilience Officer - Appointment and Duties



2021-01-22HouseHearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-15HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations

Same As/Similar To

SB62 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-06 - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Public Safety14101(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Safety14104.1(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments