Bill Summaries: H 513 ABERDEEN/TREE REMOVAL.

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  • Summary date: Mar 29 2011 - View Summary

    As title indicates, authorizes the Town of Aberdeen to adopt ordinances to regulate the removal of trees from public and private property within its corporate limits and extraterritorial jurisdiction. Provides a non-exclusive list of purposes for which the ordinances may be adopted. Specifies that any ordinance adopted must comply with the requirements of GS 160A-458.5 (prohibiting restrictions of certain forestry activities), and prohibits any ordinance from applying to agricultural, horticultural, or forest land currently in present-use value taxation pursuant to GS 105-277.4 or to land that is currently being used for bona fide farm purposes, as specified in GS 153A-340(b)(2).