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House Bill 1424


House Bill 1424

ARCHIVE (2011)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Solid waste landfill permits and zoning approval. Provides that a person who holds an operation permit for a solid waste landfill: (1) for which the zoning approval required for the construction and operation of the landfill was approved more than five years before the date the department of environmental management (department) issued a valid operation permit authorizing operation of the landfill; (2) for which the department issued a valid operation permit more than three years before the completion of initial construction of the landfill necessary for the landfill to accept waste for disposal; and (3) that did not lawfully accept waste for more than eight years after the date the landfill first obtained zoning approval; may begin or complete construction of the landfill only if, after at least eight years have passed since local zoning approval for the landfill was obtained, the zoning authority that has jurisdiction reviews and approves the appropriateness and legality of the zoning under the requirements of all applicable zoning laws existing at the time of the review.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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