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2014 Regular Session



Local Government - Permit Review and Explanation of Denial

Sponsored by:

Delegate McDermott


In the House - Hearing 1/30 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring that, if a municipality or county requires a specified permit, within a reasonable time after a permit application is filed an official of the municipality or county shall examine the application for compliance with specified requirements, approve or deny the application, and, if the application is denied, provide a written explanation that includes a citation to a specific section of law or regulation with which the application is not in compliance.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McDermott, Afzali, Arentz, Aumann, Boteler, Cluster, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Haddaway-Riccio, Hough, Jacobs, K. Kelly, Krebs, McComas, Otto, Parrott, Smigiel, and Stocksdale
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
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
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Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Counties - Generally
Municipal Corporations
Narrow Subject(s):Building Permits
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Local Government Mandates
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

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October 24, 2017 1:48 P.M.