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§ 2-1208. Voluntary early action credits

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEnvironmentEffective: October 1, 2009

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 2. Ambient Air Quality Control (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 12. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2009
MD Code, Environment, § 2-1208
§ 2-1208. Voluntary early action credits
In general
(a) A greenhouse gas emissions source in the State's manufacturing sector that implements a voluntary greenhouse gas emissions reduction plan that is approved by the Department on or before January 1, 2012, may be eligible to receive voluntary early action credits under any future State law requiring greenhouse gas emissions reductions from the manufacturing sector.
(b) A voluntary greenhouse gas emissions reduction plan may include measures to:
(1) Reduce energy use and increase process efficiency; and
(2) Facilitate industry-wide research and development directed toward future measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.


Added by Acts 2009, c. 171, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2009; Acts 2009, c. 172, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2009.
MD Code, Environment, § 2-1208, MD ENVIR § 2-1208
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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