MD SB359 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Enrolled on April 7 2021 - 75% progression
Action: 2021-04-07 - Passed Enrolled
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requiring the Department of Transportation to develop an urban tree program to replace trees removed during the construction of certain transportation projects; requiring the Department to consult with businesses, community representatives, local governments, and residents in developing the program; requiring the program to provide for the replacement of trees in areas affected by construction of a transportation facility project with priority given to those affected by environmental justice issues or the heat island effect; etc.

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Department of Transportation - Urban Tree Program - Establishment


Roll Calls

2021-04-07 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-06 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 116 N: 18 NV: 3 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-09 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 47 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-04-07SenatePassed Enrolled
2021-04-07SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-04-07SenateSenate Concurs House Amendments
2021-04-06HouseThird Reading Passed (116-18)
2021-04-05HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-04-05HouseFavorable with Amendments {420811/1 Adopted
2021-04-05HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2021-03-10HouseReferred Environment and Transportation
2021-03-09SenateThird Reading Passed (47-0)
2021-03-05SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2021-03-05SenateFavorable with Amendments {747770/1 Adopted
2021-03-05SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2021-01-15SenateHearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-15SenateFirst Reading Finance

Same As/Similar To

HB80 (Crossfiled) 2021-04-01 - Passed Enrolled


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Transportation2103.8(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments 750