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SB 453, Municipal Service Requirements and Incorporation Restrictions

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Evaluating Tom Gehl, (678) 686-6247

Last Updated: 2/23/2018
Subject Area: Land Use and Annexation |
Resources: bill text
This legislation would require any city created after January 1, 2019 to provide a minimum of five services in order to remain an active municipality. 

The bill would also establish a three mile distance requirement for the incorporation of new cities in the vicinity of existing cities.  An exception would be provided if residents of an area have been denied a petition to annex into the existing city. 


2/28/2018 Senate Vote #565 Yea - 46 Nay - 7 Not Voting - 1 Excused - 2

3/5/2018 - Assigned To House Committee


Sen. Blake Tillery
District 19
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