MD SB887 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-1)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-05 - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting the carbon dioxide emissions rate for certain affected electric generating units from exceeding a certain amount; establishing the Fossil Fuel Community Transition Account to provide grants to certain individuals and communities; requiring the Department of Commerce to establish certain policies and procedures for the administration of the Account; requiring the Maryland Energy Administration to use the Maryland Strategic Energy Investment Fund to provide funding for the Account; etc.

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Title

Electric Generation - Transition From Fossil Fuels - Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rate and Transition Account

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-05SenateHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Finance and Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

HB1545 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Economic Development51701(n/a)See Bill Text
Economic Development51702(n/a)See Bill Text
Economic Development51703(n/a)See Bill Text
Economic Development51704(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment2-10A01(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment2-10A2(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment2-10A3(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government920B-01(n/a)See Bill Text
State Government920B-05(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources


Bill Comments

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