2007 Regular Session


File Code: State Debt (Bond Bills) Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1272
NOTE: Bond bills that received funding in fiscal 2008 were amended into the State's Capital budget (HB 51). Individual bond bills were not acted upon by the legislature, instead the General Assembly amended HB 51 to specifically list the projects it selected for funding. Click here for special information pertaining to 2007 Bond Bills.
Sponsored By:
Senators Astle, Brinkley, Conway, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Haines, Hooper, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Miller, Munson, Pipkin, Simonaire, and Stoltzfus
Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Artificial Reef Initiative


Authorizing the creation of a State Debt in the amount of $1,000,000, the proceeds to be used as a grant to the Board of Directors of the Coastal Conservation Association, Inc. for the acquisition of the old Woodrow Wilson Bridge, located on the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay; providing for disbursement of the loan proceeds, subject to a requirement that the grantee provide and expend a matching fund; establishing a deadline for the encumbrance or expenditure of the loan proceeds; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/10 at 5:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator J. Robert Hooper, District 35
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2
Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31
Senator J. Lowell Stoltzfus, District 38

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Bridges and Tunnels
Chesapeake Bay
Natural Resources -see also- Conserv; Forest & Park; Wildlds
State Bonds


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available    Bond Bill Fact Sheet: Available
The information in the Fact Sheet was provided by the potential grantee of the bond proceeds.
Amendments: None offered