MD HB214 | 2011 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Unknown
Status: Passed on May 19 2011 - 100% progression
Action: 2011-05-19 - Approved by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation to acquire specified interests in property for specified purposes and to dispose of property under specified circumstances in accordance with the Critical Farms Program; requiring the development of a specified method and procedure for a specified purpose; establishing a Critical Farms Fund; requiring the Foundation to submit a specified report; and exempting specified dispositions of real property from approval by the Board of Public Works.

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Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Critical Farms Fund and


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Roll Calls

2011-03-31 - Senate - Third Reading Passed (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2011-03-04 - House - Third Reading Passed (Y: 138 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2011-05-19 Approved by the Governor
2011-03-31 Third Reading Passed (46-0)
2011-03-30 Second Reading Passed
2011-03-30 Favorable Report Adopted
2011-04-01 Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2011-03-16 Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2011-03-07 First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2011-03-31 Returned Passed
2011-03-04 Third Reading Passed (138-0)
2011-03-01 Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2011-03-01 Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
2011-02-28 Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
2011-02-02 Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
2011-01-28 First Reading Environmental Matters


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