AGENDA ITEM 9A
Faden, Senior Legislative Attorney
Zyontz, Legislative Attorney
Action: Expedited Bill 21-13, Forest Conservation Law - Enforcement
recommendation: enact as introduced (2-0, Councilmember Riemer absent).
Expedited Bill 21-13, Forest Conservation Law - Enforcement, sponsored by the Council
President at the request of the Montgomery County Planning Board, was introduced on July 9,
2013. A public hearing was held on July 23, at which no speakers appeared.
Bill 21-13 would
the Planning Board's authority to enforce the forest conservation
law, and more specifically to enforce easements previously granted.
A Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment Committee worksession was
held on July 22. The Committee (2-0, Councilmember Riemer absent), recommended enactment
of the Bill as introduced, pending any issues raised at the later hearing.
This packet contains:
Expedited Bill 21-13
Legislative Request Report
Memo from Planning Board Chair
Fiscal and economic impact statements
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