SB0116 (CH0406)

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2017 Regular Session



Program Open Space - Attainment of Acquisition Goals - Local Government Apportionment and Use of Funds

Sponsored by:

Senator Edwards


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 406

Synopsis:Providing that a local government may spend 100 percent of its future annual apportionment on development projects and capital renewal after it has exceeded its acquisition goals under Program Open Space; requiring the Joint Subcommittee on Program Open Space and Agricultural Land Preservation to review the State's specified standard for land acquisition to determine if adjustments to the standard would encourage additional land acquisition; requiring a specified report by the Joint Committee; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Edwards and Middleton
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingAppropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Natural Resources - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Construction
Forests and Parks -see also- Program Open Space; Trees
Planning, Department of
Program Open Space
Real Property
Sports and Recreation
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Natural Resources

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.