Introduced House Bill (H)

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Location of wind turbine facilities. Establishes minimum setback requirements for wind power devices. Provides that an ordinance or amended ordinance regarding construction or location of wind power devices may not take effect unless the construction or location of wind power devices within the county, municipality, or township has been approved by voters in a public question. Establishes disclosure requirements applicable to wind farm developers regarding potential conflicts of interest of elected and unelected officials in proposed wind farm developments. Provides that certain ethical violations related to supervision of wind farm development constitute conflict of interests for purposes of public servant Location of wind turbine facilities. Establishes minimum setback requirements for wind power devices. Provides that an ordinance or amended ordinance regarding construction or location of wind power devices may not take effect unless the construction or location of wind power devices within the county, municipality, or township has been approved by voters in a public question. Establishes disclosure requirements applicable to wind farm developers regarding potential conflicts of interest of elected and unelected officials in proposed wind farm developments. Provides that certain ethical violations related to supervision of wind farm development constitute conflict of interests for purposes of public servant pecuniary interest. Prescribes the form and manner in which disclosures of potential conflicts of interest must be published. Confers authority upon the attorney general to investigate and adjudicate complaints alleging violation of the disclosure requirements. ... View more