Pre-Filed Legislation

 

Pre-filed Legislation is legislation that will be introduced at the next legislative session.

 

Legislation that will be introduced at the next legislative session is pre-filed 11 calendar days before that legislative session. During these 11 days, you will be able to view pre-filed legislation on this page. Once the legislation is introduced, it is considered "current legislation".

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CB54-2017NoAN ACT pursuant to Section 612 of the Howard County Charter, approving a multi-year Wholesale Water Agreement between Howard County, Maryland and the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, a municipal corporation, for the purchase of potable water; authorizing the County Executive to enter into the Agreement and to make changes to the Agreement before executing it, under certain conditions; and generally relating to a multi-year agreement for the purchase of potable water. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB55-2017NoAN ACT pursuant to Section 612 of the Howard County Charter, approving a Lease Agreement between Howard County, Maryland and LSOP 3 MD 3, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, for 8.84 acres of real property improved with two one-story office buildings known as 9820 and 9830 Patuxent Woods Drive, Columbia, to be used by several County agencies, quasi-governmental agencies, and non-profit agencies from time to time; authorizing the County Executive to enter into the Agreement and to make changes to the Agreement before executing it, under certain conditions; and generally relating to a multi-year lease of certain premises by Howard County. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB56-2017NoAN ACT amending the Howard County Police and Fire Employees’ Retirement Plan, to provide that line-of-duty death benefits to a surviving spouse do not terminate on the remarriage of the surviving spouse; and generally relating to the Howard County Police and Fire Employees’ Retirement Plan. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB57-2017NoAN ACT approving and providing for a multi-year Installment Purchase Agreement by Howard County, Maryland to acquire development rights in approximately 50.09 acres of agricultural land located on the east side of Manor Lane, Ellicott City, Howard County, Maryland, from the Ziegler Family Irrevocable Trust FBO Alexandra Nina Zirschky and John Christian Zirschky, the Jessica Ziegler Trust- 2000, the Simon Ray Ziegler Schwartz Trust- 2008, and the Reed E. Ziegler Schwartz Trust- 2008 or any other owner thereof for a maximum purchase price of $1,303,400.00 or, if less, not more than $26,020.00 per acre or portion thereof, rounded to the next highest $100, plus interest on the deferred portion of such purchase price; providing that the County's obligation to pay such purchase price and interest on the deferred portion of such purchase price shall be a full faith and credit general obligation of the County; providing for the levying of taxes for such payments; authorizing the County Executive to modify such Agreement; and providing for and determining various matters in connection therewith. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB58-2017NoAN ACT approving and providing for a multi-year Installment Purchase Agreement by Howard County, Maryland to acquire development rights in approximately 61.52 acres of agricultural land located on Manor Lane, Ellicott City, Howard County, Maryland, from The Trust FBO Thomas Lee Carroll, et al, or any other owner thereof for a maximum purchase price of $1,955,200.00 or, if less, not more than $31,780.80 per acre or portion thereof, rounded to the next highest $100, plus interest on the deferred portion of such purchase price; providing that the County's obligation to pay such purchase price and interest on the deferred portion of such purchase price shall be a full faith and credit general obligation of the County; providing for the levying of taxes for such payments; authorizing the County Executive to modify such Agreement; and providing for and determining various matters in connection therewith. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB59-2017NoAN ACT amending the Howard County Zoning Regulations Conditional Use section to allow Country Inns in the Residential Village Housing (R-VH) Zoning District, under certain conditions; and generally relating to Country Inns. Jon WeinsteinView
CB60-2017NoAN ACT allowing certain composting facilities and emergency natural wood waste recycling facilities as accessory uses under certain conditions in certain Zoning Districts; allowing certain natural wood waste recycling facilities and composting facilities as a use permitted as a matter of right under certain conditions in certain Zoning Districts; providing supplementary regulations for composting facilities and emergency natural wood waste recycling facilities; providing conditional use standards for composting facilities and natural wood waste recycling facilities; defining certain terms; making certain technical corrections; and generally relating to the Howard County Zoning Regulations. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB61-2017NoAN ACT amending the Adequate Public Facilities Act requiring certain periodic review; specifying completion timelines for certain types of road remediation projects; requiring that certain agreements contain certain provisions with regard to the timing of road mitigation projects; amend the title of certain charts and other terminology; requiring certain waiting periods; clarifying certain exemptions; defining certain terms; amending certain definitions; making certain technical corrections; and generally relating to the Adequate Public Facilities Act of Howard County. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CB62-2017NoAN ACT amending PlanHoward 2030, the general plan for Howard County, to reduce the number of allocations in the Growth and Revitalization category and to increase the number of allocations in the Established Communities category, beginning in 2020; and generally relating to planning, zoning and land use in Howard County. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
CR100-2017NoA RESOLUTION confirming the appointment of Kathleen Hetherington to the Board of Directors of the Economic Development Authority. The Chairperson at the request of the County ExecutiveView
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