MD SB1026 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 1 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the definitions of "junkyard" and "scrap metal processing facility" as those definitions apply to the regulation of those facilities near certain highways in the State; authorizing only scrap metal processing facilities and junkyards, as defined in the Act, to purchase scrap metal by weight across an on-site scale; providing that certain provisions of law governing scrap metal processing facilities and junkyards preempt and supersede any conflicting local law; increasing certain penalties; etc.

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Business Regulation - Junkyards and Scrap Metal Processing Facilities



2019-03-18SenateUnfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn
2019-03-14SenateHearing canceled
2019-03-12SenateHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-08SenateRereferred to Finance
2019-03-01SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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