MD SB270 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Introduced on January 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-06 - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2020, the use of chlorpyrifos in the State, including insecticides containing chlorpyrifos and seeds treated with chlorpyrifos; and requiring the State Department of Agriculture, with existing budgeted resources, to provide to farmers, certified crop advisors, and pesticide applicators certain education and assistance relating to integrated pest management.

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Title

Pesticides - Use of Chlorpyrifos - Prohibition

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-28SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

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