HB0252 (CH0672)

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2018 Regular Session



Land Use - Agritourism

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 672

Synopsis:Authorizing a local jurisdiction to adopt the definition of agritourism by local ordinance, resolution, law, or rule; providing for the application of the Act to charter counties; and defining "agritourism" as an activity conducted on a farm that is offered to a member of the general public or to invited guests for the purpose of education, recreation, or active involvement in the farm operation.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Agriculture) and Delegate Rey
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Agriculture
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Sports and Recreation
Statutes:Article - Land Use
(1-401, 4-211)

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May 18, 2018 4:07 P.M.