2009 Regular Session


File Code: Transportation - Highways Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 483
Sponsored By:
Delegates Sossi, Smigiel, and Walkup
Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Inspection by Independent Entity Required


Requiring the Maryland Transportation Authority to cause an inspection to be conducted of all elements of the superstructure and substructure of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge on or before December 31, 2009; requiring the Authority to retain the services of an entity independent of and not affiliated with the Authority to conduct the inspection; requiring the Authority to mandate that the entity conducting the inspection use the most exacting and state-of-the-art technology available for that purpose in the industry; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Bridges and Tunnels
Chesapeake Bay
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc


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