2012 Regular Session


File Code: Environment Prior Year Introduction As: SB 13/11S1 - SRU Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 486
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Glassman, Jacobs, and Shank
Environment - Watershed Implementation Plan - Ranking Best Management Practices


Requiring, on or before October 1, 2012, the Department of the Environment to create a list that ranks best management practices relating to a Watershed Implementation Plan based on cost and expected pollution reduction value; requiring the Department to include specified information in the list; requiring the Department to update the list annually; and requiring the Department to publish the list on the Department's Web site and to mail a hard copy of the list to each county.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
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 Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Christopher B. Shank, District 2

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Chesapeake Bay
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Electronic Government
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Pollution -see also- Sediment Control
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Information

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 4-801 , 4-802 )


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
Committee Votes :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs