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2018 Regular Session



Wireless Facilities - Permitting and Siting

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


In the Senate - Hearing canceled

Synopsis:Prohibiting a local government from entering into certain types of exclusive agreements under certain circumstances; authorizing a local government to impose certain rates and fees for certain purposes under certain circumstances; authorizing a wireless provider to collocate certain wireless facilities and poles in certain places under certain circumstances; providing that certain uses of land are permitted uses and not subject to local zoning review or approval; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1767
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Construction
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
County and Baltimore City Bonds
District Courts
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Local Government Mandates
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Local Government
(1-1501 through 1-1511)

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March 19, 2018 2:19 P.M.