MD SB148 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-15 - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

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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Title

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

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-15SenateHearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
2020-10-31SenatePre-filed
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Finance and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB66 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-03 - Hearing 2/18 at 1:30 p.m.

Subjects


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

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