HB1588 (CH0286)

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2018 Regular Session



Zoning Amendments – Energy Generating Systems

Sponsored by:

Delegate Howard, S.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 286

Synopsis:Prohibiting a local legislative body from granting an amendment to change a certain zoning classification on a certain parcel of land based on a certain finding if the primary reason for the proposed amendment is the existence of a certain energy generating system; applying the Act to certain home rule counties and Baltimore City; and defining a certain term.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates S. Howard, Rose, and Saab
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore City
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Land Use
(10-103, 1-401, 4-211)

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April 27, 2018 1:12 P.M.