2007 Regular Session


File Code: Environment Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 328
Sponsored By:
Senators Garagiola, Brochin, Dyson, Forehand, Kramer, Lenett, Madaleno, Mooney, Munson, Pinsky, Pugh, Rosapepe, and Stone
Solar Energy Grant Fund


Establishing a Solar Energy Grant Fund to be administered by the Maryland Energy Administration, subject to oversight by the Public Service Commission; specifying the sources of the Fund; authorizing the Fund to be used for grants to eligible projects; providing that money expended from the Fund is supplemental to funding that otherwise would be appropriated for the Solar Energy Grant Program; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/6 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Jim Brochin, District 42
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Rona E. Kramer, District 14
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Alexander X. Mooney, District 3
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Heating and Cooling
Public Service Commission
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Solar Energy
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Utility Companies
( 7-705 )
State Government
( 9-2007 , 9-2007.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered