Tag: Public Lands


Fire in the Senate

A major hearing took place this week in the Senate as the Ways and Means Committee heard SB 5996 for the first time. This bill, known as the Wildfire Prevention and Suppression Act, was recently proposed and is intended to create a dedicated program for providing funding to improve the fire-fighting capabilities of our state’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

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Laura’s Bills – Moving & Dead

Land Use Bills Still Moving Forward HB 1987 – Allows affordable housing on property owned by a religious organization with higher density based on local circumstances and only applies to counties with a population greater than one hundred twenty-five thousand. HB 2931 – Increases energy efficiency requirements on residential buildings under the permit fee statute SB 6109 – Requires the International

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