Maryland - HB1325 - 2017

Oil and Natural Gas - Hydraulic Fracturing - Prohibition

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Added On: 03-30-2017
Updated On: 04-03-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: David Fraser-hidalgo (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (20)

  • 02-10-2017 - First Reading Environment and Transportation
  • 02-22-2017 - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
  • 03-06-2017 - Favorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
  • 03-07-2017 - Special Order until 3/08 (Delegate McKay) Adopted
  • 03-07-2017 - Favorable with Amendments {200614/1 Report Adopted
  • 03-08-2017 - Second Reading Passed with Amendments
  • 03-08-2017 - Floor Amendment {583222/1 (Delegate Hornberger) Rejected (44-86)
  • 03-08-2017 - Floor Amendment {433428/1 (Delegate Buckel) Rejected (41-90)
  • 03-10-2017 - Third Reading Passed (97-40)
  • 03-10-2017 - Motion vote previous question (Delegate Gilchrist) Adopted
  • 03-13-2017 - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
  • 03-23-2017 - Favorable
  • 03-23-2017 - Special Order until 3/24 (Senator Jennings) Adopted
  • 03-23-2017 - Favorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
  • 03-24-2017 - Second Reading Passed
  • 03-24-2017 - Favorable Report Adopted (35-12)
  • 03-27-2017 - Returned Passed
  • 03-27-2017 - Third Reading Passed (36-10)
  • 03-27-2017 - Floor Amendment {123923/1 (Senator Edwards) Rejected
  • 04-04-2017 - Approved by the Governor - Chapter 13

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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Passed
03-08-2017House Floor - Floor Amendment {433428/1 (Delegate Buckel) Rejected (41-90)House419010no
03-08-2017House Floor - Floor Amendment {583222/1 (Delegate Hornberger) Rejected (44-86)House448611no
03-10-2017House Floor - Third Reading Passed (97-40)House97404yes
03-22-2017Senate Floor - Favorable Adopted (35-12)Senate35120yes
03-23-2017Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (36-10)Senate36101yes

Sponsors (68)

News (1)

MD Governor Signs Fracking Ban Bill Into Law - Natural Gas Intelligence
Published by naturalgasintel.com
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:40:56 GMT

As part of a bill signing ceremony Tuesday, Hogan put pen to paper on HB 1325, a bill that passed by a 97-40 margin in Maryland's House of Delegates last month. The ban indefinitely extends a previously passed statewide moratorium on fracking. While ...