2009 Regular Session


File Code: Environment Prior Year Introduction As: HB 509/08 - ENV Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 530
Sponsored By:
Delegates Niemann, Ali, Carr, Frush, Glenn, Hammen, Hucker, Lafferty, Montgomery, Holmes, Levi, Stein, and V. Clagett
Task Force to Study Strategies to Reduce Solid Waste


Establishing the Task Force to Study Strategies to Reduce Solid Waste; providing for the membership of the Task Force; requiring the Task Force to study specified issues relevant to the management of solid waste processes in the State and strategies for reducing, reusing, and recycling waste material; requiring the Task Force to report its final findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before December 31, 2010; providing for the staff of the Task Force; terminating the Act at the end of May 31, 2011; 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 2/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 4/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Beverage Containers
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 690010/02     Offered on: March 31, 2009   at: 10:22 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 28, 2009: Third Reading Passed (135-0)