Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development Act. Provides that local governments defined as "distressed" by the Department shall be eligible for up to 90% State funding assistance provided that no more than 10% of the amount so appropriated in any fiscal year under this Act is made available for "distressed" local governments.
Fiscal Note (Department of Natural Resources)
The Department of Natural Resources does not anticipate any fiscal impacts from HB 1779. The bill as proposed does not require additional appropriation to implement. The bill will also not jeopardize grants or expenditures with the existing program.