2019 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Representative Brian Clem)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to mass gatherings.|
Expands definition of "outdoor mass gathering" to include certain rural gatherings.
Amends definitions of "outdoor mass gathering" for purposes of land use and public health laws. Requires counties to consider outdoor mass gathering as land use decision only if gathering involves more than 3,000 individuals or is agri-tourism on lands zoned for exclusive farm use.] Requires applying only clear and objective standards to permit review for agri-tourism gatherings of 500 individuals or less.] Requires counties to review public health impacts of outdoor mass gathering of more than 500 individuals. Allows county to consolidate mass gathering review with land use decision. Makes approval of consolidated permit subject to appeal only to Land Use Board of Appeals.] Allows counties to require outdoor mass gathering, except agri-tourism events, to obtain land use permit. Allows counties to charge larger fee for approval of larger outdoor mass gathering.
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee Awaiting transfer to Desk|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Environment and Natural Resources|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|