Senate Bill 0158
DIGEST OF SB158 (Updated January 15, 2004 10:16 am - DI jhm)
Prohibits a local authority that asserts jurisdiction in floodways or flood plains from adopting an ordinance or taking any action that would prevent a person from extracting mineral resources or forests in any area that is located outside of an "urban area". Provides that an "urban area" includes lands located in a recorded plat of at least two lots for residential purposes contiguous to the municipality. Provides, subject to certain exceptions, that an "urban area" does not include: (1) the two mile area outside of a municipality's boundaries that the municipal plan commission exercises jurisdiction over under the advisory planning law; and (2) a township that joins with a municipality that has an advisory plan commission .
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