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SB 0483 - Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area - Prohibition - Junk and Scrap Metal Facilities
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Sponsor: Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Last Action: 4/4/2012 - H Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
House Committee: House Committee on Environmental Matters
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 483
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 483

File Code: Natural Resources - Generally Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 983
Sponsored By:
Senators Benson, Miller, Frosh, Montgomery, and Pinsky
Entitled:
Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area - Prohibition - Junk and Scrap Metal Facilities

Synopsis:

Requiring specified local critical area programs to, with specified exceptions, prohibit the location of junkyards, scrap storage yards, other scrap metal facilities, and specified machinery in the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area; requiring local critical area programs to require that machinery used for converting scrap metal into processed metal be removed from the Critical Area on or before January 1, 2013; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/2
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/8
Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
2/28

Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/29
Favorable with Amendments {304730/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/2
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
4/1
Senate Refuses to Concur - House Amendments
Senate Requests House Recede
House Action
3/5
First Reading Environmental Matters
3/12
Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.
4/4
Favorable with Amendments Report by Environmental Matters
3/30
Favorable with Amendments {790112/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
4/1
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (134-3)
4/4
House Refuses to Recede
Conference Committee Appointed
Delegates Frush, Niemann, and Norman

Sponsored by:

Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Chesapeake Bay
Coastal Bays
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Storage
Wreckers and Scrap Processors

Bill affects the following Statute:

Natural Resources
( 8-1808 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
Senate
Number: 304730/01     Offered on: February 29, 2012   at: 10:41 a.m.     Status: Adopted
House
Number: 790112/01     Offered on: April 4, 2012   at: 12:25 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Senate
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
House
Environmental Matters
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
March 2, 2012: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
House
April 1, 2012: Third Reading Passed (134-3)