MD SB249 | 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 606
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Authorizing the Governor to include the State as a full participant in any regional governmental initiative, agreement, or compact that limits or reduces greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector; requiring, beginning November 1, 2019, and for each of the next 3 years, the Departments of the Environment and Transportation to submit a report on the status of any regional initiative, agreement, or compact that limits or reduces emissions from the transportation sector to the General Assembly; etc.

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Regional Initiative to Limit or Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Transportation Sector - Authorization (Regional Transportation and Climate Protection Act of 2019)


Roll Calls

2019-03-29 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (30-14) (Y: 30 N: 14 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-24 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (100-35) (Y: 100 N: 35 NV: 3 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Floor - Third Reading Passed (33-14) (Y: 34 N: 15 NV: 1 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2019-05-25SenateEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 606
2019-04-04SenatePassed Enrolled
2019-04-04SenateThird Reading Passed (30-14)
2019-04-04SenateSenate Concur - House Amendments
2019-04-03HouseThird Reading Passed with Amendments (100-35)
2019-04-02HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-04-02HouseFavorable with Amendments {580112/1 Report Adopted
2019-04-02HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2019-03-13HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic Matters
2019-03-13SenateThird Reading Passed (33-14)
2019-03-11SenateSpecial Order until 3/12 (Senator West) Adopted
2019-03-07SenateSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-07SenateFavorable with Amendments Report Adopted
2019-03-07SenateCommittee Amendment {604939/1 Adopted
2019-03-06SenateLaid Over (Senator Lam) Adopted
2019-03-06SenateFavorable with Amendments {604939/1
2019-03-05SenateFavorable with Amendments Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2019-01-29SenateHearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-25SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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