2011 Regular Session


File Code: Environment Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 759
Sponsored By:
Senators Benson, Frosh, Gladden, Madaleno, Manno, Montgomery, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Young
Healthy Kids, Healthy Maryland - Toxic Chemical Identification and Reduction


Requiring the Department of the Environment, by specified dates, in consultation with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to publish on its Web site lists of chemicals of concern and priority chemicals designated in accordance with specified criteria; requiring specified manufacturers and distributors, within a specified time frame, to provide a notice related to the presence of priority chemicals in children's products to the Department of the Environment; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance & Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Beverage Containers
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Electronic Government
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Federal Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn.
Health -see also- Mental Health
Interstate Affairs
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Information
Rules and Regulations
Trade Secrets

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 6-1401 , 6-1402 , 6-1403 , 6-1404 , 6-1405 , 6-1406 , 6-1407 , 6-1408 , 6-1409 , 6-1410 , 6-1411 , 6-1412 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered