MD SB992 | 2020 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB636


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2020 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-02-28 - Referred Environment and Transportation Ways and Means
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "elevated level of lead" for purposes of certain provisions of law requiring the periodic testing for the presence of lead in drinking water outlets in occupied public and nonpublic school buildings; and requiring by August 1, 2021, a school to take certain remedial measures on a drinking water outlet tested on or before June 1, 2020, if the test indicated a concentration of lead that was more than 5 parts per billion but less than 20 parts per billion.

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School Buildings - Drinking Water Outlets - Elevated Level of Lead (Safe School Drinking Water Act)


Roll Calls

2020-02-27 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2020-02-28HouseReferred Environment and Transportation Ways and Means
2020-02-27SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2020-02-25SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2020-02-25SenateFloor Amendment {833022/1 (Senator Carter) Adopted
2020-02-25SenateFavorable with Amendments {404338/1 Adopted
2020-02-24SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2020-02-04SenateHearing 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Same As/Similar To

SB992 (Carry Over) 2020-02-28 - Referred Environment and Transportation Ways and Means
HB1475 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-10 - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Environment61501(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61502(n/a)See Bill Text
Environment61503(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments