AN ACT TO AMEND THE LAWS RELATED TO LAND DEVELOPMENT.
Amends GS 160A-372 (municipal) and GS 153A-331 (county), which relate to subdivision control ordinances. Removes language in existing law related to performance guarantees and adds new language that:
Requires that performance agreements required by development agreements (GS 160A-400.25, GS 153A-349.6), erosion and sedimentation control plans (GS 113A-61), and stormwater control best practices for composting operations comply with these new provisions.
Prohibits cities (GS 160A-417) and counties (GS 153A-357) from withholding issuing a building permit for one property or parcel as a means of compelling (1) completion of work for a separate permit or (2) compliance with land use regulations.
Effective October 1, 2015, and applies to performance guarantees required on or after that date.
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