MD HB98 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-24 - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Economic Matters Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "qualifying biomass" for purposes of excluding energy derived from certain material from being eligible for meeting certain Tier 1 obligations under the renewable energy portfolio standard; providing that existing obligations or contract rights may not be impaired by the Act; and applying the Act to all renewable energy portfolio standard compliance years beginning January 1, 2021, or later.

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Electricity - Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Qualifying Biomass



2020-01-24HouseHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-13HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters

Same As/Similar To

SB168 (Crossfiled) 2020-03-13 - Unfavorable Report by Finance


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Public Utilities7701(n/a)See Bill Text
Public Utilities7704(n/a)See Bill Text

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