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2018 Regular Session



Local Jurisdictions - Housing - Sustainable Communities - Comprehensive Plans

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilkins


In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Expanding the criteria that the Smart Growth Subcabinet must consider when designating or redesignating an area as a sustainable community to include whether the sustainable community plan addresses certain housing issues; expanding the elements that a planning commission of a local jurisdiction must include in a comprehensive plan to include a certain housing element; and altering the elements that a planning commission of certain jurisdictions may include in a comprehensive plan.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate Wilkins
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation
Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Smart Growth -see also- Zoning and Planning
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Housing and Community Development
Article - Land Use
(1-406, 3-102, 1-411.1, 3-114)

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February 10, 2018 11:40 A.M.