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File #: 20-0495    Version: 0 Name: Pesticide Control and Regulation
Type: Ordinance Status: Before the Mayor
File created: 2/10/2020 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Pesticide Control and Regulation For the purpose of regulating the use and application of pesticides in Baltimore City; defining certain terms; requiring certain notices at the time of pesticide purchase; requiring certain notices prior to and after pesticide application; requiring marker placement after certain pesticide applications; prohibiting the use of certain pesticides in specified areas; prohibiting the use and application of glyphosate and chlorpyrifos; prohibiting neonicotinoid pesticide use on City-owned property; establishing certain penalties; and providing for a special effective date.
Sponsors: Mary Pat Clarke, Ryan Dorsey, Zeke Cohen, Sharon Green Middleton, Kristerfer Burnett, Shannon Sneed, Bill Henry, John T. Bullock, Edward Reisinger, President Brandon M. Scott
Indexes: Control, Pesticides, Regulation
Attachments: 1. ECB 20-0495, 2. DGS 20-0495, 3. Office of Sustainability 20-0495, 4. 20-0495~1st Reader, 5. Law 20-0495, 6. DOT 20-0495, 7. DPW 20-0495, 8. Health 20-0495, 9. FINAL COPY 20-0495, 10. Multiple Written Testimony 1, 11. BCPS report, 12. Planning report, 13. Rec and Parks report, 14. Rec and Parks handout, 15. Finance Report, 16. DHCD report, 17. Multiple Written Testimony 2, 18. Hearing Notes 20-0495 5 7 20 for LEGISTAR.docx, 19. Synopsis 20-0495 WORK SESSION 9 15 20, 20. Finance 20-0495 - Late report - Not part of official file record, 21. Hearing Notes for 20-0495 WORKSESSION, 22. 2nd Reader Amendments 20-0495, 23. 20-0495~3rd Reader
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
10/5/20200 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/20200 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/20200 Health Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/15/20200 Health Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/17/20200 Health Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/7/20200 Health    Action details Meeting details Not available
4/27/20200 Health Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/24/20200 Health Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Office of Sustainability  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Environmental Control Board  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Public Works  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Recreation and Parks  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Transportation  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Health  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Baltimore City Public School System  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/13/20200 City Council President Refer to Dept. of General Services  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/10/20200 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/10/20200 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Clarke


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Pesticide Control and Regulation
For the purpose of regulating the use and application of pesticides in Baltimore City; defining certain terms; requiring certain notices at the time of pesticide purchase; requiring certain notices prior to and after pesticide application; requiring marker placement after certain pesticide applications; prohibiting the use of certain pesticides in specified areas; prohibiting the use and application of glyphosate and chlorpyrifos; prohibiting neonicotinoid pesticide use on City-owned property; establishing certain penalties; and providing for a special effective date.
body

By repealing and re-ordaining, without amendments
Article - Health
Sections 1-101, 1-104, and 1-105
Baltimore City Revised Code
(Edition 2000)

By adding
Article - Health
Sections 19-101 through 19-402, to be under the new title,
“Title 19. Pesticides”
Baltimore City Revised Code
(Edition 2000)

By adding
Article 1 - Mayor, City Council, and Municipal Agencies
Section(s) 40-14(e)(7) (“Title 19: Pesticides”) and 41-14(6) (“Title 19: Pesticides”)
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)







Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Revised Code

Article - Health

Title 1. Definitions; General Provisions

Subtitle 1. Definit...

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