Critical Area Commission for the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays

Final Regulations

Recently Adopted Regulations in Title 27

On Monday, January 6, 2014 the Commission adopted the following changes to COMAR 27.01.09.01

  1. COMAR 27.01.09.01 - Lots in a mapped Buffer Modification Area are required to submit a Buffer Management Plan and Buffer Notification Form at the time of application to the Maryland Department of the Environment for a shore erosion control permit.
  2. COMAR 27.01.09.01 - Clarified the provisions pertaining to the 200-foot Buffer and the requirement for an expanded Buffer to that buffer.
  3. COMAR 27.01.09.01 - Edited certain sections to eliminate redundancy in the text.

Any questions can be sent to Lisa Hoerger by clicking here or at lhoerger@dnr.state.md.us