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2015 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Gomberg, Helm, Lininger, Senator Dembrow
Regular Sponsors: Representative Boone, Greenlick, McLain, Taylor, Vega Pederson, Williamson (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to development in natural hazard areas; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Directs Department of Land Conservation and Development to develop program to provide guidance to local governments and special districts regarding planning for natural disasters.
Requires Land Conservation and Development Commission to adopt administrative rules to implement statewide land use planning goal related to natural hazards. Requires Department of Land Conservation and Development to establish program, or modify existing program, to provide guidance to local governments regarding adaptive planning to reduce risk to people and property due to development in hazard areas.] Directs Land Conservation and Development Commission to adopt rules to address risks associated with development in areas susceptible to natural disasters. Appropriates money from General Fund to department for establishment of program. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
Current Subcommittee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means SubCommittee On Natural Resources
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