SB0259 (CH0287)

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2014 Regular Session



Agriculture - Easements - Renewable Energy Generation Facilities

Sponsored by:

Senator Middleton


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 287

Synopsis:Requiring an easement approved for purchase by the Board of Public Works after June 30, 2014, to authorize the landowner to request approval, under specified circumstances, to use the land subject to the easement for the generation of electricity by a facility utilizing an authorized renewable energy source under specified circumstances; authorizing a written request of a landowner to be approved by the Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation to amend a specified easement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Middleton
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0861
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0796 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs   View Committee Hearing
Environmental Matters
Broad Subject(s):Agriculture
Utility Regulation
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Alternative Energy Sources
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Leases and Rent
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Power Plants
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
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October 24, 2017 1:55 P.M.