MD SB82 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 20 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-12 - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Health and Government Operations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Prohibiting, on or after January 1, 2021, the sale or distribution, through a retail establishment, of any paint or coating removal product that contains N-Methylpyrrolidone or methylene chloride, also known as dichloromethane, for noncommercial use; and establishing that a person that violates the provision or certain regulations adopted to carry out the provision will incur a warning for a first offense, a civil penalty of $500 for the second offense, and a civil penalty of $1,000 for subsequent offenses.

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Public Health - Sale and Distribution of Products Containing NMP and DCM - Prohibition


Roll Calls

2019-02-20 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (40-7) (Y: 41 N: 8 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-03-12HouseHearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-21HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations
2019-02-20SenateThird Reading Passed (40-7)
2019-02-15SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-02-15SenateFavorable with Amendments {987172/1 Report Adopted
2019-02-15SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-01-09SenateHearing 1/31 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-09SenateFirst Reading Finance


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Bill Comments