MD SB148 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-03-12 - Withdrawn by Sponsor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting the carbon dioxide emissions rate for certain affected electric generating units from exceeding 180 pounds per million British thermal units; establishing the Fossil Fuel Community Transition Fund to provide grants to certain individuals and communities; requiring the Maryland Department of Labor to establish certain policies and procedures for the administration of the Fund; requiring the Maryland Energy Administration to use the Maryland Strategic Energy Investment Fund to provide certain funding; etc.

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Electric Generation – Transition From Fossil Fuels – Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rate and Transition Plan and Fund (Maryland Coal Community Transition Act of 2021)



2021-03-12SenateWithdrawn by Sponsor
2021-01-15SenateHearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Finance and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB66 (Crossfiled) 2021-03-25 - Withdrawn by Sponsor


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment2-10A01(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment2-10A2(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment2-10A3(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment111401(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment111402(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment111403(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment111404(n/a)See Bill Text
Labor and Employment111405(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government920B-01(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government920B-05(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments