MD HB850 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-4)
Status: Introduced on February 2 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-03-17 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring a certain county plan to designate, on or before July 1, 2019, an appropriate agency of the county to be responsible for creating a workable plan to address the disposal of mattresses and box springs and the expansion and development of certain businesses for certain purposes; requiring the Office of Recycling within the Department of the Environment to encourage certain programs that divert mattresses and box springs from disposal in landfills and incinerators; etc.

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Solid Waste Management and Recycling – Mattresses and Box Springs



2018-03-17HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2018-02-21HouseHearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2018-02-02HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic Matters


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