MD HB1591 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-03-17 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Providing that a solar facility may be allowed only by special exception in certain zones of a local jurisdiction; establishing certain requirements for the application, siting, and operation of a solar facility in certain zones; establishing certain limitations on the siting of a solar facility in certain zones; requiring certain approval to be obtained from certain persons before approval of a certain solar facility in certain zones; prohibiting a solar facility from being located in certain districts or areas; etc.

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Solar Facilities - Siting Standards



2018-03-17HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2018-03-07HouseHearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m. (Environment and Transportation)
2018-02-09HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation and Economic Matters


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