2008 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures
Sponsored By:
Delegates Rosenberg, Carter, Anderson, Barnes, Benson, Bobo, Bronrott, Burns, Conaway, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Hucker, Kullen, Manno, McHale, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Robinson, Schuler, Stukes, and V. Turner
Maryland State and Children's Lead Poisoning Recovery Act


Requiring specified manufacturers of lead pigment to reimburse specified persons for damages caused by lead-based paint; establishing the types of damages caused by the presence of lead-based paint in residential buildings for which manufacturers of lead pigment are liable to specified persons; creating the Lead Paint Restitution Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Traders; etc
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn.
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Medical Assistance
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 3-1801 , 3-1802 , 3-1803 , 3-1804 , 3-1805 , 3-1806 , 3-1807 , 3-1808 , 3-1809 )


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