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CB39-2018NoAN ACT requiring specified shelter and conditions for certain dogs at certain times; specifying how dogs may be tethered, authorizing the Animal Control Officer to issue certain animal safety alerts in a specified manner; requiring certain publicity of certain provisions of Title 17 Subtitle 3; providing for civil penalties for specified violations; and generally relating to animal control in Howard County. Jon Weinstein View
CB40-2018NoAn Act amending the Howard County Code to require presubmission community meetings for projects on publicly owned land and for projects that abut open space; and generally relating to presubmission community meetings. Jen Terrasa View
CB41-2018NoAN ACT amending a tax credit against the County tax imposed on real property that is owned by individuals who are a retired member of the Armed Forces of the United States to provide that certain surviving spouses of retired members of the Armed Forces are eligible to receive the property tax credit; and generally relating to real property tax credits. The Chairperson at the request of the County Executive View
CB42-2018NoAN ACT establishing a tax credit against the County property tax imposed on certain real property that is owned by certain 9-1-1 Public Safety Telecommunicators under certain circumstances; establishing the amount, terms, and conditions of the credit; and generally relating to real property tax credits. The Chairperson at the request of the County Executive View
CB43-2018NoAN ACT specifying the manner of submitting reports, studies, publications, and other documents to the County Council; specifying the format of the documents; and generally relating to submissions to the County Council. The Chairperson View
CB44-2018NoAN ACT modifying the Howard County Public Ethics Law by clarifying that “interest” does not include owning or holding an exchange-traded fund; specifying who must file financial disclosure statements; prohibiting certain lobbying by specified former officials related to legislation before the County Council for a specified period; altering certain disclosure requirements; requiring the Howard County Ethics Commission to redact certain home addresses from specified documents disclosed to the public; repealing the prohibition related to participating in County procurement if a certain contingency is met; and generally relating to the Howard County Public Ethics Law. The Chairperson View
CB45-2018NoAN ACT prohibiting participation in specified County bidding by persons who have participated in specified activities related to assisting the County in developing the purchasing specifications, invitations, or requests for proposals; and generally relating to the Howard County Purchasing Law. The Chairperson View
CB46-2018NoAN ACT amending the Howard County Code to modify the process for establishing Single Site Historic Districts; and generally relating to Single Site Historic Districts. Jon Weinstein View
CB47-2018YesAN ACT making emergency appropriations pursuant to Section 610(b) of the Howard County Charter and amending the Annual Budget and Appropriation for Fiscal Year 2018 in order to fund unanticipated expenses related to flood response and recovery efforts in Howard County in 2018; and declaring that this Act is an Emergency Bill necessary to meet a public emergency affecting life, health or property. The Chairperson at the request of the County Executive View
CB48-2018YesAN ACT amending certain fees, as previously set by Resolution 62-2017, as amended by Resolution 57-2018; Resolution 111-2012; and Resolution 60-2017, as amended by Resolution 55-2018, for a limited time and related to property damaged by severe flooding in Howard County in 2018; and making this Act an Emergency Bill. The Chairperson at the request of the County Executive View
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