Maryland - SB1158 - 2017

Department of Natural Resources - Solar Generation Facilities - Pollinator-Friendly Designation

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Infrastructure

Added On: 03-28-2017
Updated On: 05-03-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Thomas Middleton (Democratic)





Actions (23)

  • 02-28-2017 - First Reading Senate Rules
  • 02-28-2017 - Rereferred to Finance
  • 03-21-2017 - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
  • 03-24-2017 - Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • 03-24-2017 - Favorable with Amendments {957570/1 Report Adopted
  • 03-24-2017 - Favorable with Amendments Report by Finance
  • 03-27-2017 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • 03-27-2017 - Third Reading Passed (46-0)
  • 04-04-2017 - Rereferred to Economic Matters
  • 04-06-2017 - Hearing 4/06 at 1:00 p.m.
  • 04-07-2017 - Second Reading Passed
  • 04-07-2017 - Favorable Report Adopted
  • 04-07-2017 - Favorable Report by Economic Matters
  • 04-10-2017 - Passed Enrolled
  • 04-10-2017 - Third Reading Passed (36-0)
  • 04-10-2017 - Senate Concur - House Amendments
  • 04-10-2017 - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (141-0)
  • 04-10-2017 - Floor Amendment {953626/1 (Delegate Healey) Withdrawn
  • 04-10-2017 - Special Order until next session (Delegate Davis) Adopted
  • 04-10-2017 - Floor Amendment {953626/1 (Delegate Healey)
  • 04-10-2017 - Special Order until later today (Delegate Healey) Adopted
  • 04-10-2017 - Floor Committee Amendment {153696/1 Adopted
  • 05-04-2017 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 372

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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03-23-2017Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0)Senate4601yes
04-03-2017Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (36-0)Senate36011yes
04-04-2017House Floor - Third Reading Passed with Amendments (141-0)House14100yes

Sponsors (11)

News (1)

Green Voices: Maryland is paving the way for commercial solar power plants to become pollinator friendly - Frederick News Post (subscription)
Published by fredericknewspost.com
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:45:44 GMT

Maryland is not the first state to establish pollinator-friendly site assessments and designations. The state of Minnesota, through leadership by Fresh Energy, a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, has enabled the fourth-largest agricultural exporting ...