MD SB610 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on January 31 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-02-20 - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Education Health and Environmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Altering the reforestation ratio required for the certain clearing of trees in a priority retention area; requiring for a development project that priority retention areas be retained, protected, and left in an undisturbed condition unless the permit applicant has provided certain written justification that is affirmatively approved with written findings by the State or local approval authority; requiring a written justification for failing to retain or protect a priority retention area to include certain statements; etc.

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Title

Natural Resources - Forest Conservation Act - Standards and Requirements

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-02-20SenateHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-01-31SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

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Bill Comments

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