MD SB116 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-25 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 573
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Expanding the definition of "complete streets design features" under the Complete 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 street policy and as a design feature and 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 Program until money is appropriated in the State budget.

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Transportation – Complete Streets – Access to Healthy Food and Necessities


Roll Calls

2019-03-22 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (122-11) (Y: 122 N: 11 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2019-03-16 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (46-0) (Y: 47 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-05-25SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 573
2019-04-02SenateReturned Passed
2019-04-01HouseThird Reading Passed (122-11)
2019-03-27HouseSecond Reading Passed
2019-03-27HouseFavorable Report Adopted
2019-03-27HouseFavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-03-19HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation
2019-03-18SenateThird Reading Passed (46-0)
2019-03-18SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments {197378/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-18SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Finance
2019-01-28SenateHearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m. (Finance)
2019-01-16SenateFirst Reading Finance and Budget and Taxation


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments