MD SB314 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 4 2019 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-04-08 - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (97-40)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of General Services to establish certain standards for State buildings to conserve energy and minimize the risk of bird collisions; requiring each building constructed, acquired, or substantially altered by the Department to meet certain standards related to the types of glass used and the transparency of passageways and corners to the extent practicable; requiring the Department to reduce the lighting of existing public buildings using automatic control technologies to the extent practicable; etc.

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Department of General Services - Energy-Conserving and Bird-Safe Building Standards (Maryland Sustainable Buildings Act of 2019)


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (97-40) (Y: 97 N: 40 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-04 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (25-21) (Y: 26 N: 22 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-02-28 - Senate - Senate Floor - Favorable with Amendments Adopted (29-18) (Y: 30 N: 19 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-04-08HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (97-40)
2019-04-08HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments {496682/1 Report Adopted
2019-04-08HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2019-03-12HouseHearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations)
2019-03-05HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations and Appropriations
2019-03-04SenateThird Reading Passed (25-21)
2019-02-28SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-28SenateFavorable with Amendments Report Adopted (29-18)
2019-02-28SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2019-02-28SenateFavorable with Amendments {604031/1
2019-02-26SenateLaid Over (Senator Hershey) Adopted
2019-02-26SenateFavorable with Amendments {604031/1
2019-02-25SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-31SenateHearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-30SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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