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Bay Restoration Fund - Fee Exemption, Disbursements, and Financial Assistance (Septic Stewardship Act of 2018)

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In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Exempting a user of an on-site sewage disposal system from paying the Bay Restoration Fee under certain circumstances; authorizing certain fee revenue collected for the Bay Restoration Fund to be used for financial assistance to certain homeowners for the reasonable cost of pumping out on-site sewage disposal systems; specifying that financial assistance under the Act may be provided only if the homeowner resides in a local jurisdiction that has developed a certain plan that meets certain conditions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Mathias, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Salling, Serafini, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0361
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Environment
Narrow Subject(s):Chesapeake Bay
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Refuse Disposal -see also- Recycling
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Environment

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February 14, 2018 9:09 A.M.