SB0671 (CH0520)

2013 Regular Session



Land Use - Local Comprehensive Planning and Zoning Cycle

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 520

Synopsis:Increasing the time period of the comprehensive planning and zoning cycles of specified local jurisdictions to better coincide with the release of United States decennial census data; requiring a specified annual planning report to contain a specified narrative on the implementation of a specified comprehensive plan; requiring the Department of Planning along with the Maryland Association of Counties and the Maryland Municipal League to create a specified transition schedule to lengthen specified comprehensive planning cycles; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Conway and Dyson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Associations -see also- Cooperative Associations
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Maps and Charts
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Planning, Department of
Smart Growth -see also- Zoning and Planning
Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Land Use
(1-207, 1-416, 1-417, 1-509, 3-301, 3-303)

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