MD SB512 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-02-07 - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education, Energy, and the Environment Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring an owner or operator of a public water system to maintain a detectable residual disinfectant level of at least 0.5 milligrams per liter of chlorine, not to exceed the maximum residual disinfectant level set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the water distribution system and to conduct certain sampling and analysis at frequent and regular intervals; requiring an owner or operator of a public water system to provide certain notice of certain water distribution system disruptions; etc.

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Drinking Water - Legionella Pneumophila Bacterium - Minimizing Growth and Transmission



2023-02-07SenateHearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-03SenateFirst Reading Education, Energy, and the Environment


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment9401(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment9407.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment9413(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments