Sen. Pinsky and Del. Barve Talk Environmental Policy at #MACoCon

At the 2022 MACo Summer Conference, an expert panel discussed environmental policy in Maryland and gave a look to the future.

During the 2021 and 2022 legislative sessions, Maryland’s General Assembly showed a high level of interest in passing progressive environmental legislation. The Climate Solutions Now Act of 2022 was the latest and largest in a series of ambitious environmental bills. This session explored the recent legislation, policy implementation, and looked at what to expect going forward.

Title: On the Horizon – The Future of Maryland Environmental Policy


  • Senator Paul Pinsky, Chair of the Education, Health, Environmental Affairs Committee
  • Delegate Kumar Barve, Chair of the Environment and Transportation Committee

Moderator: Calvin Ball, Howard County Executive

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball moderated this standing-room-only panel on the future of Maryland’s environmental policy. Senator Paul Pinsky and Delegate Kumar Barve gave their thoughts and answered questions about both the Climate Solutions Now bill and what Marylanders can expect to come next.

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