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§ 8-1814. Approval of local jurisdictions, consistency determinations

West's Annotated Code of MarylandNatural Resources

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Natural Resources
Title 8. Waters (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 18. Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Area Protection Program (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 8-1814
§ 8-1814. Approval of local jurisdictions, consistency determinations
In general
(a) After 760 days have elapsed from the date upon which criteria adopted by the Commission become effective, any State or local agency that proposes development which has not been subject to project approval by the local jurisdiction under an approved program, including buildings, treatment plants, roads, railroads, and airports, in the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area shall, before the State or local agency begins the development, receive the approval of the Commission in accordance with procedures or exceptions set forth in regulations adopted by the Commission using the standards set forth in § 8-1808(b)(1) through (3) of this subtitle. These regulations shall be adopted on or before September 1, 1987, and only after consultation with affected State and local agencies.
Consistency determinations under Federal Coastal Zone Management Program
(b) The Secretary shall consult with the Commission in making consistency determinations under the Federal Coastal Zone Management Program.
Obligations relating to licenses, permits, or necessary approvals
(c) This subtitle is not intended to relieve any obligation otherwise imposed by law or regulation to obtain licenses, permits, or approvals from State and local regulatory agencies or to comply with applicable State and local regulatory prohibitions or restrictions.


Added by Acts 1984, c. 794. Amended by Acts 1990, c. 6, § 2.
MD Code, Natural Resources, § 8-1814, MD NAT RES § 8-1814
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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