2012 Regular Session


File Code: Transportation - Generally Prior Year Introduction As: SB 27/11S1 - SRU Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1250
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, and Getty
Transportation - Transit Authorities - Red Line and Purple Line


Establishing the Red Line Transit Authority and the Purple Line Transit Authority to finance, construct, and operate the Red Line and the Purple Line light rail transit lines; providing for the members, appointments, terms, chairs, and staff of the Authorities; prohibiting the Department of Transportation from exercising jurisdiction or authority over the Red Line and the Purple Line light rail transit lines; authorizing the Authorities to take specified actions in the performance of their duties; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation & Finance
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joseph M. Getty, District 5

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Baltimore City
Baltimore County
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds.
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Montgomery County
Prince George's County
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Transportation, Department of

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 9-101 through 9-413 )


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