Maryland Senators Support Lease Tax to Fund Fracking Study October 25, 2012 Hydraulic Fracturing, Industrywide Issues, Maryland, Regulation, Statewide MD, Taxation Two “prominent” Maryland State Senators, both from Montgomery County in the Washington, D.C. suburbs (and both Democrats), are supporting legislation that would create a long-term moratorium on shale gas drilling in the state: Please Login to view this content. (Not a member? Join Today!) Related Post navigation NW PA Sees Signs of Increased Shale Gas DrillingPlatts Reports REX Pipeline Volume Down 33% This Month You do not have permission to view the comments. Click here to cancel reply. Please Login to post a comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email.