Bill Status of SB1300 95th General Assembly
Short Description: ZONING-WIND FARMS
Sen. Dale A. Righter
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Counties Code. Provides that a county may establish standards for wind farms and electric-generating wind devices in unincorporated areas of the county outside of the zoning jurisdiction of a municipality. Provides that a county may regulate the siting of wind farms and electric-generating wind devices. Provides that a municipality may not regulate zoning with respect to wind farms and electric-generating wind devices except within its zoning jurisdiction. Authorizes test wind towers for up to 3 years. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/9/2007||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale A. Righter|| 2/9/2007||Senate||First Reading|| 2/9/2007||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|