SB0002 (CH0466)

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2014 Regular Session



Garrett County - Industrial Wind Energy Conversion Systems - Setback Requirement

Sponsored by:

Senator Edwards


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 466

Synopsis:Repealing the authorization for an applicant, on written approval by all owners of property adjacent to a proposed wind turbine in an industrial wind energy conversion system, to seek a variance with the Garrett County Department of Planning and Land Development from a specified setback requirement for an industrial wind energy conversion system; and altering the definition of "setback distance".
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Edwards
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Finance   View Committee HearingEconomic Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Counties - Local Laws
Narrow Subject(s):Alternative Energy Sources
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Sou; Fuel; Power Plants
Garrett County
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water
Zoning and Planning

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