Council Bills 2016

Council Bill #
 Bill Status
16-01 Amendment to the Frederick County Code, Chapter 1-7.1: Ethics                            
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis
Introduced: 01/12/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 02/02/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
16-01 (Adopted) 
Date: 03/01/2016
 Vote: 4-2
16-02 Special Exception Uses in Connection with Historic Structures and Sites            
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Member Jessica Fitzwater 
Co-Sponsor: Council Member Jerry Donald
Introduced: 01/12/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 02/02/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 Void - 04/12/2016;
90-day passed
introduction
 16-03 Allowing Medical Cannabis Grower as a permitted use, with Special Exception approval in the Agricultural District                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Vice-President M.C. Keegan-Ayer
Introduced: 01/12/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Workshop: 02/23/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 03/08/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Void -
04/12/2016;
90-day passed
introduction
16-04 Revisions to Public School and Library Development Impact Fees and Annual Adjustments
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive                                
Introduced: 01/19/2016 @ 6:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Workshop: 12/08/2015 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 02/16/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
Amended Bill - 03/01/2016
Public Hearing: 03/22/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-04 (Adopted)
Date:04/05/2016
 Vote: 5-2
  
16-05 Revisions to APFO School Construction Fees and Annual Adjustments                  
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 01/19/2016 @ 6:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Workshop: 02/09/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 02/16/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
Amended Bill - 03/01/2016
Public Hearing: 03/22/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-05 (Adopted)
Date: 04/05/2016
 Vote: 5-2
16-06 Amendment to Frederick County Code, Chapter 1-2-126, Negotiation of Wages and Benefits
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive                               
Introduced: 02/02/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 03/01/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-06 (Adopted)
Date: 03/08/2016
 Vote: 5-2
16-07 Repeal the Agricultural Rights Transfer Option
(Section 1-19-7.300(D))                                                                                                                    
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 05/17/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 06/21/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Frederick County Planning Commission Public Hearing: 07/27/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-07
(Adopted)
Date:
08/15/2016
 Vote: 4-3
16-08 Extension of the Expiration of Section 1-6A-5-1 to Allow Payment of a Fee in Lieu of Building MPDUs until June 30, 2017                                                                                                                           
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Member Jessica Fitzwater
Introduced:06/21/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 07/19/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-08
(Adopted)
Date:
08/15/2016
 Vote: 7-0
16-09  Chapter 1-20 (Adequate Public Facilities) of the Frederick County Code
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Workshop: 06/14/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Introduced: 07/05/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Frederick County Planning Commission Public Hearing: 07/27/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 08/15/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-09
 (Adopted)
Date:
08/30/2016 Vote: 7-0
 16-10 Amendments to Chapter 1-19 (Zoning) 1-20 (Adequate Public Facilities) and 1-25 (Development Rights and Responsibilities Agreements)                                                                                                                                
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Workshop: 04/12/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Introduced: 07/05/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Frederick County Planning Commission Public Hearing: 07/27/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room 
Public Hearing: 08/30/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-10
 (Adopted)
Date:
09/06/2016
 Vote: 7-0
16-11 Amendment to Section 1-19-3.110.7, Chapter 1-19, Frederick County Code - Zoning
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Member Jerry Donald                                                                                    
Introduced: 07/19/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 08/15/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-11
 (Adopted)
Date: 08/30/2016
 Vote: 7-0
16-12 Allowing "Medical Cannabis Grower" Pilot Program in the Agricultural Zoning District; and creation of certain conditions and restrictions for each activity                                                                                                                                      
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Member M.C. Keegan-Ayer
Introduced: 07/19/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 08/15/2016 @7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
Amended Bill: 08/30/2016
Public Hearing: 09/20/2016
 Void -
10/18/2016
90-day passed
introduction
16-13 Frederick County's Hotel Rental Tax Rate                                                                 
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 07/19/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 08/15/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-13
(Adopted)
Date:
08/30/2016
 Vote: 4-3
16-14 Frederick County Code, Chapter 1-2, Administration, Article IV: Fire and Rescue Services                                                                                                                                  
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Workshop: 05/10/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Introduced: 08/15/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 09/06/2016 @7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-14
(Adopted)
Date:
09/20/2016
 Vote: 7-0
16-15 Nuisance - Noise Levels and Enforcement
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 08/15/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 09/20/2016 @7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
Amended Bill: 10/04/2016
Public Hearing: 10/25/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-15
(Adopted)
Date:
11/01/2016
 Vote: 6-1
16-16 Enforcement of County Laws and Regulations
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 08/15/2016 @4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 09/20/2016 @7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
 16-16
(Adopted)
Date:
10/04/2016
 Vote: 6-1
16-17 Establishing a Clean Energy Loan Program for Commercial Properties
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council President Bud Otis at the Request of the County Executive
Introduced: 08/30/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 09/20/2016 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
Amended Bill: 10/04/2016
Public Hearing: 11/01/2016 @7:00 p.m. First Floor Hearing Room
 16-17
(Adopted)
Date:
11/15/2016
Vote:7-0
16-18 Establish a Small Business Real Property Tax Credit within Frederick County
Fiscal Note
Sponsor: Council Member M.C. Keegan-Ayer at the request of the County Executive
Introduced: 12/06/2016 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 01/03/2017 @ 4:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Amendment
 Amended Bill: 01/17/2017
Public Hearing: 02/07/2017 @7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room