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House Bill 1022


House Bill 1022

ARCHIVE (2005)

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DIGEST OF HB1022 (Updated February 8, 2005 5:32 pm - DI 84)


Military base protection act. Establishes the military base planning council. Requires the council to study and report on issues related to military bases. Requires the department of environmental management to give priority to permit applications concerning operations that involve ordnance and other explosive materials at military bases. Provides immunity from civil liability for military bases for damages relating to: (1) noise that results from the operation of the military base that may be heard within two miles of the military base; and (2) interference with telecommunications that results from the operation of the military base and occurs within five miles of the military base. Requires a unit of local government to notify the commander of a military base located in the unit before the unit takes action concerning planning or zoning within three miles of the perimeter of the military base. Requires the commander to respond within 15 days of receiving notice. Prohibits a unit from taking action that: (1) concerns planning or zoning; and (2) is adverse to a military base; within three miles of the perimeter of the military base.
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