Bill No.
10-14
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Concerning: Buildings - Solar Permits ­
Expedited Review
Revised:
3/4/2014
Draft No. 2
Introduced:
January
28, 2014
Enacted:
April
22, 2014
Executive: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Effective:
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COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Councilmembers Berliner, Floreen, and Riemer, Council Vice President Leventhal, Council
President Rice, and Councilmembers
Elric~
Andrews, and Navarro
AN
ACT
to:
(1)
require the Department of Pennitting Services to implement [[an expedited)] a fast
track review process for permits to install rooftop solar photovoltaic systems
fur
single family detached homes that meet stanchirdized requirements adopted by the
Department;
require the Department
to
[[charge reduced]] set fees for permits to install rooftop
solar photovoltaic systems for single family detached homes that meet
standardized requirements adopted by the Department; and
generally amend County law regarding building permits.
(2)
(3)
By adding
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 8, Buildings
Section 8-24C
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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BILL
No. 10-14
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Sec. 1. Section 8-24C is added as follows:
8-24C. Expedited review process for! solar photovoltaic system.
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The Department must adopt [[an expedited]] a fast track review process for
each permit to install
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rooftop solar photovoltaic system for a single family
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detached home that meets standardized requirements adooted by the Department.
The Department must set the application fee by Executive Regulation adopted
under Method 2 for each permit to install
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rooftop solar photovoltaic system for a
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single family detached home that meets standardized requirements adopted by the
Department [[must not exceed half the amount the Department charges for
similar permit]]!.
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Approved:
Leggett, County Executive
This is a correct copy ofCouncil action.
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M. Lauer, Clerk ofthe Council
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