Council Bills 2020

Council Bill # Bill Status
20-01 - Add Binding Arbitration to Collective Bargaining with Fire Service Employees
Sponsor: Council Member Jessica Fitzwater
Introduced: 01/21/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 02/11/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
20-01
(Adopted)
02/18/2020
20-02 Revised Electric Lighting District Tax Rates
Sponsor:  Council Member Jerry Donald (on behalf of the County Executive)
Fiscal and Policy Note
Introduced:  02/04/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing:  02/25/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
20-02
(Adopted)
03/03/2020
20-03 - Providing Additional Support for Agriculture Preservation by Increasing the Recordation Tax and Reallocating Recordation Tax Revenues
Sponsors:  Council Vice President Michael Blue, Council Members Jerry Donald, Kai Hagen and Steve McKay (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced:  02/18/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing:  03/10/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
20-03

20-04 - Amendments to Chapter 1-21 of the Frederick County Code (Forest Resource Ordinance) 
Sponsor: Council Member Kai Hagen (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 03/03/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 05/05/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Expired
(06/01/2020)
 20-05- Amendments to Chapter 1-19 of the Frederick County Code (Zoning Ordinance)
Sponsor: Council Member Kai Hagen (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 03/03/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Public Hearing: 05/05/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., First Floor Hearing Room
Expired
(06/01/2020)
 20-06- General Obligation Debt Authorization
Sponsor: Council President M. C. Keegan-Ayer (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 05/26/2020 @ 4:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 06/09/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
(Adopted) 
06/09/2020
20-07 - Amendments to Chapter 1-19 of the Frederick County Code (Zoning Ordinance)
Sponsors: Council Members Kai Hagen and Steve McKay (on behalf of County Executive Jan Gardner)
Introduced: 06/16/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 07/07/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting                                                                           
 
20-08 - Amendments to Chapter 1-21 of the Frederick County Code (Forest Resource Ordinance)
Sponsor: Council Member Kai Hagen (on behalf of County Executive Jan Gardner) 
Introduced: 06/16/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 07/07/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
20-08
(Adopted)
07/21/2020
Vote: 7-0
20-09 - Establishing a Domestic Violence Coordinating Council 
Sponsor: Council Member Jessica Fitzwater
Introduced: 06/16/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 07/07/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
20-09
(Adopted)
07/21/2020
Vote: 7-0
20-10 - Revisions to Requirements for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs)
Sponsor: Council President MC Keegan Ayer (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 06/16/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 07/07/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
20-10
(Adopted)
07/21/2020
Vote: 7-0
20-11Revisions to the Frederick County Employees Retirement Plan
Sponsor: Council President MC Keegan Ayer (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 06/16/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 07/07/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
20-11
(Adopted)
07/21/2020
Vote: 7-0
20-12Amend and Update Chapter 1-22 Article I, Development Impact Fee Procedures and Requirements, and Article II, Public School Development Impact Fee, of the Frederick County Code
Sponsor: Council Member Jerry Donald (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 07/21/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 08/11/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
 
20-13 - Revisions to Clarify and Update the Impact Fee Exemption for Farm Lots
Sponsor: Council President MC Keegan-Ayer (on behalf of the County Executive)
Introduced: 07/21/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 08/11/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
 
20-14- Modifying Waterbody Buffers
Sponsor: Council Member Jerry Donald
Co-Sponsor: Council Member Kai Hagen
Fiscal and Policy Note
Introduced: 08/04/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 08/25/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
 
20-15- Farmers Market in the Zoning Ordinance
Sponsor: Council Member Steve McKay
Co-Sponsors: Council Members Jerry Donald and Kai Hagen
Fiscal and Policy Note
Introduced: 08/04/2020 @ 5:30 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting
Public Hearing: 08/25/2020 @ 7:00 p.m., Virtual PublicInput Meeting