MD SB324 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 443
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of the Environment to receive and process complaints involving alleged violations of certain air and water quality requirements in a certain manner; requiring the Department of the Environment to keep an electronic record of certain complaints for 10 years; requiring the Department of Natural Resources to report, on or before September 30 each year, to the Governor and the General Assembly certain information relating to the enforcement of natural resources and conservation laws; etc.

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Environment and Natural Resources – Complaints, Inspections, and Enforcement – Information Maintenance and Reporting


Roll Calls

2021-04-08 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 38 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-08 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 97 N: 40 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-11 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 37 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-05-30SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 443
2021-04-08SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-08SenateThird Reading Passed (38-9)
2021-04-08SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-04-08HouseThird Reading Passed (97-40)
2021-04-06HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-06HouseFavorable with Amendments {880911/1 Adopted
2021-04-06HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2021-03-11HouseReferred Environment and Transportation
2021-03-11SenateThird Reading Passed (37-9)
2021-03-09SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-09SenateFavorable with Amendments {984435/1 Adopted
2021-03-05SenateMotion Laid Over (Senator West) Adopted
2021-03-05SenateFavorable with Amendments {984435/1
2021-03-05SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-12-29SenateHearing 1/21 at 11:00 a.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB204 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-30 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 442


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment1305(n/a)See Bill Text
Natural Resources1211(n/a)See Bill Text

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