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§ 3-3A-01. Definitions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandNatural ResourcesEffective: October 1, 2015

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Natural Resources
Title 3. Environmental Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3a. Acid Deposition (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2015
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-3A-01
§ 3-3A-01. Definitions
In general
(a) In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.
Acid deposition
(b) “Acid deposition” means the process whereby acid-forming chemical compounds are transported from the atmosphere to the surface of the earth.
Acid deposition precursor
(c) “Acid deposition precursor” means an air contaminant that may be transformed to an acid gas or particle in the atmosphere.
Commission
(d) “Commission” means the Maryland Public Service Commission.
Departments
(e) “Departments” means the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of the Environment.
Participating agencies
(f) “Participating agencies” means the Commission, the People's Counsel of the Public Service Commission, and the Departments of Commerce, Agriculture, and Transportation, and the Department of Planning.

Credits

Added by Acts 1986, c. 607, § 1, eff. July 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 1987, c. 306, § 3; Acts 1987 c. 311; Acts 1988, c. 6, § 1; Acts 1989, c. 540, § 1; Acts 1995, c. 120, § 19, eff. July 1, 1995; Acts 2000, c. 209, § 2, eff. July 1, 2000; Acts 2015, c. 22, § 5; Acts 2016, c. 8, § 5.
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 3-3A-01, MD NAT RES § 3-3A-01
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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