MD HB817 | 2011 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 10 2011 - 100% progression
Action: 2011-05-10 - Approved by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of the Environment to maintain information on its Web site to educate the public about composting and to promote composting in the State; requiring the Department, in consultation with the Department of Agriculture and the Maryland Environmental Service, to study composting in the State, and to make a report to the General Assembly on or before January 1, 2013, including a summary of the laws and regulations governing composting; etc.

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Environment - Composting


Roll Calls

2011-04-06 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2011-03-21 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 134 N: 2 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2011-05-10 Approved by the Governor
2011-04-06 Third Reading Passed (47-0)
2011-04-05 Second Reading Passed
2011-04-05 Favorable Report Adopted
2011-04-08 Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2011-03-28 Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.
2011-03-24 First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2011-04-07 Returned Passed
2011-03-21 Third Reading Passed (134-2)
2011-03-20 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2011-03-20 Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
2011-03-21 Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
2011-02-11 Hearing 3/9 at 1:00 p.m.
2011-02-11 First Reading Environmental Matters


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Bill Comments