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§ 21-101. Purpose of plan

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 21. Regional District Plan (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. In General (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2012
MD Code, Land Use, § 21-101
§ 21-101. Purpose of plan
Scope of section
(a) This section applies to:
(1) the making of the appropriate general plan;
(2) any part, amendment, extension, or addition to the plan;
(3) the protection of and the carrying out of the plan; and
(4) the exercise of any:
(i) planning, zoning, or subdivision control powers in the regional district; and
(ii) other powers granted in this title to the Commission or to the Montgomery County Council or the Prince George's County Council.
In general
(b) The purpose of the plan is to:
(1) guide and accomplish a coordinated, comprehensive, adjusted, and systematic development of the regional district;
(2) coordinate and adjust the development of the regional district with public and private development of other parts of the State and of the District of Columbia; and
(3) protect and promote the public health, safety, and welfare.


Added by Acts 2012, c. 426, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2012.
MD Code, Land Use, § 21-101, MD LAND USE § 21-101
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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