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§ 8-220. Planned development of land, necessity

West's Annotated Code of MarylandTax-Property

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 8. Valuation and Assessment
Subtitle 2. Assessment Procedures
Part II. Use Assessments
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 8-220
§ 8-220. Planned development of land, necessity
Public interest
(a) The General Assembly states that it is in the public interest to provide for the development of lands in a planned manner.
(b) The development of lands in a planned manner is necessary to:
(1) obtain economic and environmental benefits;
(2) relieve economic pressures that result from the assessment of planned development land at levels inconsistent with planned development;
(3) aid the assembly of land for planned development land;
(4) facilitate cooperation among landowners; and
(5) permit holding of planned development land in an undeveloped status for orderly and staged improvement, particularly for the development of new communities.


Added by Acts 1985, c. 8, § 2, eff. Feb. 1, 1986. Amended by Acts 2004, c. 416, § 1, eff. June 1, 2009.
Formerly Art. 81, § 19.
MD Code, Tax - Property, § 8-220, MD TAX PROPERTY § 8-220
Current with all legislation from the 2021 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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