MD SB563 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 14 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm House Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring a local governing body, on application by a property owner for a certain special exception to construct or operate a landfill, to require the preparation of an environmental justice analysis at the expense of the property owner; requiring an environmental justice analysis prepared under the Act to include certain descriptions and assessments; and providing for the application of the Act to charter counties and Baltimore City.

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Zoning - Special Exceptions - Construction or Operation of Landfills


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (36-11) (Y: 37 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-03-18HouseHearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-03-14HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation
2019-03-14SenateThird Reading Passed (36-11)
2019-03-12SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-12SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-11SenateFavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-02-06SenateHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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Bill Comments