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HB 0977 - Environment - Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing - Renovations and Repairs
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Tracking Level: No Position
Sponsor: Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Last Action: 3/14/2012 - H Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
House Committee: House Committee on Environmental Matters
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-HB 977
2012 Regular Session


File Code: Environment
Sponsored By:
Delegates Rosenberg and Oaks
Environment - Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing - Renovations and Repairs


Requiring, except for specified affected properties, that an activity that disturbs more than 3 square feet of painted surface in a specified building shall pass a test for lead-contaminated dust; authorizing the Department of the Environment to administer a renovation, repair, and painting program consistent with federal regulations; and requiring the Department to seek authorization to enforce the Environmental Protection Agency's Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule on or before March 31, 2013.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Environment, Department of
Federal Government
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn.
Home Improvement
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 6-848.3 , 6-848.4 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters