Prior Legislative Initiatives

Proposed Legislation from 2018 Session

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Senate Bill 314  – Budget and Taxation – Bay Restoration Fund – Fee Exemption, Disbursements, and Financial Assistance (Septic Stewardship Act of 2018

Senate Bill 496 – Environment – Grey Water – Residential Use

House Bill 361 – Bay Restoration Fund – Fee Exemption, Disbursements, and Financial Assistance (Septic Stewardship Act of 2018)

House Bill 458 – Environment – Sale or Transfer of Home with On Site Sewage Disposal System – Nitrogen Removal Technology Requirement

House Bill 576 – Bay Restoration Fund – On Site Sewage Disposal System Grants and Loans – Proof of Income

House Bill 719 – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems – Best Available Technology for Nitrogen Removal – Requirement

House Bill 1155 – Environment – Soil Percolation Tests – Validity

House Bill 1345 – Sewerage Systems – Residential Major Subdivisions in Tier III and Tier IV Areas

House Bill 1765 – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems – Watershed Implementation Plan and Bay Restoration Fund Disbursements and Financial Assistance

Senate Bill 314 In the Senate – Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Bill 496 In the Senate – Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
House Bill 361 In the House – Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
House Bill  458In the House – Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m
House Bill 576 In the House – Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
House Bill 719 In the House – Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
House Bill 1155 In the House – Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
House Bill 1345In the House – Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
 House Bill 1765In the House – First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Maryland Legislative 2017 Update

House Bill 1045 – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems – Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) technology – PASSED

Previous Proposed Legislation from the 2017 session

*This information is being displayed  for informative purposes only. MOWPA as an organization does not have an official position on any of these proposed pieces of legislation.*

House Bill 281 – Environment – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems – Best Available Technology for Nitrogen Removal – Prohibition

House Bill 537 – Environment – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems and Funding for Waste Water Treatment Facilities and Sewerage Systems

House Bill 1355 – Sewerage Systems – Residential Major Subdivisions in Tier III and Tier IV Areas

House Bill 1045 – On Site Sewage Disposal Systems – Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) Technology – Regulations

House Bill 1352 – On-Site Sewage Disposal – Historical and Culturally Significant Properties Regulations

Senate Bill 776 – Environment – On site Sewage Disposal Systems – Nonprofit Campgrounds

Update as of 4/10/2017Senate Status ReportHouse Status Report