2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Delegates Barve, Bronrott, Hubbard, and Morhaim
Maryland Building Performance Standards - Energy Conservation and Efficiency


Requiring the Department of Housing and Community Development to adopt the International Energy Conservation Code as part of the Maryland Building Performance Standards; requiring the Department of Housing and Community Development to consider specified changes to the International Building Code before adopting each new version into the Standards; authorizing the Department to adopt modifications of the building code as part of the Standards; prohibiting the Department from adopting specified modifications of the building code; 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 3/4 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Building Codes
Codes -see also- Annotated Code of Md; Building Codes
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Energy Matters -see also- Fuel; Power Plants; Solar Energy
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Local Government Mandates
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 12-501 , 12-503 , 12-504 , 12-505 )


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: 480717/01     Offered on: April 13, 2009   at: 9:50 p.m.     Status: Adopted