HB0155 (CH0114)

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Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation - Easement Termination

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 114

Synopsis:Altering the procedures for terminating an easement purchased by the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation; establishing specified criteria to be considered by a county governing body and the Foundation for approving or denying a termination of an easement; requiring a county governing body to provide public notice of and to conduct a public hearing on the termination request; providing for the effect of a county governing body's denial of a request to terminate an easement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Agriculture)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
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
Land Preservation Trusts
Public Works, Board of
Statutes:Article - Agriculture

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.