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2014 Regular Session



Talbot County - Chesapeake Bay Critical Area - Prosecution or Civil Suit for Certain Violations

Sponsored by:

Senator Colburn


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Requiring a criminal prosecution or a suit for a civil penalty for a violation of specified local laws relating to environmental protection or natural resource conservation occurring in the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area in Talbot County to be brought within 3 years after the local authorities in fact knew or reasonably should have known of the violation; and applying the Act prospectively.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Colburn
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0058
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs   View Committee HearingEnvironmental Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Natural Resources - Generally
Civil Actions and Procedures
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Chesapeake Bay
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Coastal Bays
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Erosion -see also- Sediment Control; Shore Erosion
Flood Control
Health -see also- Mental Health
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Sediment Control
Statutes of Limitation
Talbot County
Zoning and Planning

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October 24, 2017 1:54 P.M.