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§ 18-402. Acquisition of land by Commission in Montgomery County

West's Annotated Code of MarylandLand UseEffective: October 1, 2012

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Land Use (Refs & Annos)
Division II. Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission [Titles 14-27] (Refs & Annos)
Title 18. Finances (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Land Acquisition Funding (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2012
MD Code, Land Use, § 18-402
§ 18-402. Acquisition of land by Commission in Montgomery County
Authorization to acquire land in Montgomery County--Generally
(a) The Commission may include in its annual budgets provisions for acquiring land needed for public uses in Montgomery County, including:
(1) State highways, streets and roads, and mass transit facilities, including busways and light rail facilities;
(2) schools;
(3) libraries;
(4) parks and recreation centers; and
(5) government buildings.
Acquisition in general plan
(b)(1) The Commission shall show each public use to be acquired under this subtitle on the Commission's general or adopted plan for the physical development of the regional district.
(2) An acquisition by the Commission under this section shall receive approval by formal resolution of the district council of Montgomery County.
Acquisition of land in public construction program
(c) A public use that is not a State highway, street, road, or mass transit facility may not be within a public construction program at the time that the Commission acquires the land.
Acquisition of school site--Approval
(d) The Commission may not acquire a school site under this section without the prior approval of the Montgomery County Board of Education.


Added by Acts 2012, c. 426, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2012.
MD Code, Land Use, § 18-402, MD LAND USE § 18-402
Current with legislation effective through June 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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