The Vermont Statutes Online

Title 24: Municipal and County Government

Chapter 117: MUNICIPAL AND REGIONAL PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT


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 Sub-Chapter 1: General Provisions; Definitions
 
§ 4301   Short title
§ 4302   Purpose; goals
§ 4303   Definitions
§ 4303a   Computation of time
§ 4304   Planning and land use manual
§ 4305   Repealed. 2009, No. 146 (Adj. Sess), { G4, eff. June 1, 2010.
§ 4306   Municipal and Regional Planning Fund
 
 Sub-Chapter 2: Municipal Planning Commissions
 
§ 4321   Creation of planning commissions
§ 4322   Planning commission; membership
§ 4323   Appointment, term and vacancy; rules
§ 4324   Existing commissions
§ 4325   Powers and duties of planning commissions
§ 4326   Appropriations, reports and records
§ 4327   Joint planning commissions
§ 4328   Terms of office inconsistent with charter provisions
 
 Sub-Chapter 3: Regional Planning Commissions
 
§ 4341   Creation of regional planning commissions
§ 4341a   Performance contracts for regional planning services
§ 4342   Regional planning commissions; membership
§ 4343   Appointment, term and vacancy; rules
§ 4344   Repealed. 2009, No. 146 (Adj. Sess.), { G5.
§ 4345   Optional powers and duties of regional planning commissions
§ 4345a   Duties of regional planning commissions
§ 4346   Appropriations
§ 4347   Purposes of regional plan
§ 4348   Adoption and amendment of regional plan
§ 4348a   Elements of a regional plan
§ 4348b   Readoption of regional plans
§ 4349   Regional plan; adoption by municipality
§ 4350   Review and consultation regarding municipal planning effort
§ 4351   Review by Commissioner of Housing and Community Development
 
 Sub-Chapter 4: Regional Development
 
§ 4361   Repealed. 1981, No. 132 (Adj. Sess.), { 18.
§ 4362   Appropriations
 
 Sub-Chapter 5: Municipal Development Plan
 
§ 4381   Authorization
§ 4382   The plan for a municipality
§ 4383   Repealed. 1987, No. 200 (Adj. Sess.), { 10, eff. July 1, 1989.
§ 4384   Preparation of plan; hearings by planning commission
§ 4385   Adoption and amendment of plans; hearing by legislative body
§ 4386   Repealed. 1971, No. 257 (Adj. Sess.), { 24, eff. April 11, 1972.
§ 4387   Readoption of plans
 
 Sub-Chapter 6: Implementation Of Plan
 
§ 4401   Purpose and authority
§ 4402   Bylaws and regulatory implementation tools authorized
§ 4403   Nonregulatory implementation tools
§ 4404   State designation; implementation of municipal plan
§ 4404a   4404a- 4409. Repealed . 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), Section 119.
 
 Sub-Chapter 7: Bylaws
 
§ 4410   Regulatory implementation of the municipal plan
§ 4411   Zoning bylaws
§ 4412   Required provisions and prohibited effects
§ 4413   Limitations on municipal bylaws
§ 4414   Zoning; permissible types of regulations
§ 4415   Interim bylaws
§ 4416   Site plan review
§ 4417   Planned unit development
§ 4418   Subdivision bylaws
§ 4419   Unified development bylaws
§ 4420   Local act 250 review of municipal impacts
§ 4421   Official map
§ 4422   Adequate public facilities; phasing
§ 4423   Transfer of development rights
§ 4424   Shorelands; river corridor protection areas; flood or hazard area; special or freestanding bylaws.
§ 4425   4425, 4426. Repealed . 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), Section 119(c).
§ 4427   Persons eligible to apply for permits
 
 Sub-Chapter 8: Nonregulatory Implementation Of The Municipal Plan
 
§ 4430   Capital budget and program
§ 4431   Purchase or acceptance of development rights
§ 4432   Supporting plans
§ 4433   Advisory commissions and committees
 
 Sub-Chapter 9: Adoption, Administration, And Enforcement
 
§ 4440   Administration; finance
§ 4441   Preparation of bylaws and regulatory tools; amendment or repeal
§ 4442   Adoption of bylaws and related regulatory tools; amendment or repeal
§ 4443   Adoption, amendment, or repeal of capital budget and program
§ 4444   Public hearing notice for adoption, amendment, or repeal of bylaw and other regulatory tools
§ 4445   Availability and distribution of documents
§ 4445a   Repealed. 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), { 119(c).
§ 4446   Bylaws; effect of adoption
§ 4447   Clerk's certificate
§ 4448   Appointment and powers of administrative officer
§ 4449   Zoning permit, certificate of occupancy, and municipal land use permit
§ 4450   Eligibility to apply for permits
§ 4451   Enforcement; penalties
§ 4452   Enforcement; remedies
§ 4453   Challenges to housing provisions in bylaws
§ 4454   Enforcement; limitations
§ 4455   Revocation
 
 Sub-Chapter 10: Appropriate Municipal Panels
 
§ 4460   Appropriate municipal panels
§ 4461   Development review procedures
§ 4462   Combined review
§ 4463   Subdivision review
§ 4464   Hearing and notice requirements; decisions and conditions; administrative review; role of advisory commissions in development review
 
 Sub-Chapter 11: Appeals
 
§ 4465   Appeals of decisions of the administrative officer
§ 4466   Notice of appeal
§ 4467   [Reserved for future use.]
§ 4468   Hearing on appeal
§ 4469   Appeal; variances
§ 4470   Successive appeals; requests for reconsideration to an appropriate municipal panel
§ 4470a   Misrepresentation; material fact
§ 4471   Appeal to Environmental Division
§ 4472   Exclusivity of remedy; finality
§ 4473   Purpose; limitation
§ 4474   Clerk's certificate
§ 4475   Repealed. 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), { 119(c).
§ 4476   Formal review of regional planning commission decisions
 
 Sub-Chapter 12: Construction Of Act, Saving Clause, Severability
 
§ 4480   Construction of chapter
§ 4481   Saving clause
§ 4482   Severability
§ 4483   Construction; limitation
§ 4490   4490- 4496. Repealed . 2003, No. 115 (Adj. Sess.), Section 119(c).
 
 Sub-Chapter 13: Annual Housing Reports
 
§ 4498   Housing budget and investment reports

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