2009 Regular Session


File Code: Local Government - Generally
Sponsored By:
Delegate Dwyer
Planning and Zoning - Wireless Telecommunications Towers - Structural Requirements


Making a specified provision of law applicable to charter counties and Baltimore City; prohibiting a local governing body from issuing a permit, variance, special exception, or other certification or approval required for the location, erection, or operation of a wireless telecommunications tower within 25 miles of the Chesapeake Bay unless the tower is constructed to provide a safe nesting place for birds or to prevent birds from nesting without causing the birds harm; defining a term; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Chesapeake Bay
Conservation -see also- Soil Conservation
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Telecommunications -see also- Telephones
Zoning and Planning

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - 66B Land Use
( 1.00 , 1.00 , 1.02 , 2.13 , 7.06 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered