MD HB82 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)
Status: Passed on May 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-25 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 572
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Expanding the definition of "complete streets design features" under the Compete Streets Program by adding access to retail stores that provide health food and other necessities, especially in food deserts, as a design feature of the complete streets policy and as a goal of the Program; and providing the Act may not be construed to require the Maryland Department of Transportation to provide staff or operating expenses for the administration of the Complete Streets Program until money is appropriated in the State budget for the Program.

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Transportation – Complete Streets – Access to Healthy Food and Necessities


Roll Calls

2019-03-27 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (45-0) (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-07 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (121-19) (Y: 122 N: 20 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2019-05-25HouseEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 572
2019-04-03HouseReturned Passed
2019-04-02SenateThird Reading Passed (45-0)
2019-03-29SenateSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-29SenateFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-29SenateFavorable Report by Finance
2019-03-08SenateFirst Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation
2019-03-07HouseThird Reading Passed (121-19)
2019-03-05HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-05HouseFavorable with Amendments {330818/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-04HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-01-23HouseHearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-17HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments