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File #: 21-0040    Version: 0 Name: Floodplain Management Code - Revision
Type: Ordinance Status: In Committee
File created: 2/22/2021 In control: Economic and Community Development
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Floodplain Management Code - Revision For the purpose of modifying the City laws governing floodplain management to meet or exceed requirements for eligibility in the National Flood Insurance Program and other requirements of Federal and State law; incorporating certain flood-resistant design and construction standards adopted by the American Society of Civil Engineers; defining and redefining certain terms; repealing redundant, obsolete, or otherwise superfluous provisions; correcting and conforming certain obsolete nomenclature; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the protection, maintenance, and enhancement of the public health, safety, and welfare through floodplain management.
Sponsors: City Council President (Administration)
Indexes: Code, Floodplain, Management, Revisions
Attachments: 1. 21-0040~1st Reader, 2. Planning 21-0040, 3. Law Word 21-0040, 4. Sustainability 21-0040, 5. Law 21-0040 PDF
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: The Council President
At the request of: The Administration (Department of Planning)

A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Floodplain Management Code - Revision
For the purpose of modifying the City laws governing floodplain management to meet or exceed requirements for eligibility in the National Flood Insurance Program and other requirements of Federal and State law; incorporating certain flood-resistant design and construction standards adopted by the American Society of Civil Engineers; defining and redefining certain terms; repealing redundant, obsolete, or otherwise superfluous provisions; correcting and conforming certain obsolete nomenclature; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the protection, maintenance, and enhancement of the public health, safety, and welfare through floodplain management.
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By repealing and re-ordaining, with amendments
Article 7 - Natural Resources
Division I - Floodplain Management
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

By repealing and re-ordaining, with amendments
Article 32 - Zoning
Sections 4-203, 7-301, 7-304(b)
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

By repealing and re-ordaining, with amendments
Article - Building, Fire, and Related Codes
Section(s) 2-103 (BC §§ 107.2.1, 110.3.3, 1603.1.7) and 10-102 (RC § 109.1.3 and Table 301.2(1))
Baltimore City Revised Code
(2020 Edition)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, Th...

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