KENT COUNTY
http://www.kentcounty.com/
COUNTY SEAT: Chestertown 2l620
Listing updated by the library of Whiteford, Taylor & Preston


CODE:
Code of Public Local Laws of Kent County
Published: 1994
Cost: $145.00 ($100.00 + $45.00 shipping)
Supplemented: #11, May 20, 2003 (for laws in effect in June, 2002)
Cost: $45.00
To order: Check payable to:
County Commissioners of Kent County
County Commissioners Office Court House
400 High Street
Chestertown, MD 2l620
Telephone: 410- 778-7435 (Ms. Janice F. Fletcher, Executive Assistant to County Commissioners)

Superseded edition(s):
1984
1981
1968, with 1975 supplement
1959


BUILDING CODE:
BOCA National Building Code (1996) and CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code (1992)
Code Reference: §73-1

Maryland Building Performance Standards (MBPS)
http://lhi5.umbc.edu/dhcd/amendments/bcode/93/93kentco.htm


SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS:
Replaced by the Land Use Ordinance [see below]

Superseded edition(s):
1989
1969

LAND USE ORDINANCE 2003
Online: http://www.kentcounty.com/gov/planzone/contents02.htm

ZONING REGULATIONS:
Replaced by the Land Use Ordinance [see above]

Superseded edition(s):
1989
1979
1975
1969


OTHER CONSTRUCTION-RELATED CODES:

BOCA National Energy Conservation Code, 1993
[Code Reference: §73-1]

BOCA National Mechanical Code, 1993
[Code Reference: §73-2]

Maryland State Plumbing Regulations
[County Code Reference: §192-50]

National Electrical Code (NFPA 70), 1993
County Code Reference: §192-41
For information:
Planning and Zoning Office
Kent County, Maryland
400 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620
Telephone: 410- 778-7475 (Gale Owings)

National Plumbing Code 2002
Note: For information call Judy Hickman at 410-778-0455


OTHER PUBLICATIONS:

Alcoholic Beverages: Manual of Rules and Regulations , 1994

Comprehensive Plan 1996
Online: http://www.kentcounty.com/gov/planzone/compplan.htm
2003-2004 Comprehensive Plan Draft Brief
http://kentcounty.com/gov/planzone/CP-briefing.htm
Superseded edition(s): 1974

Grading and Sediment Control Ordinance, 1977

Housing Code

Land Subdivision Ordinance, 1970

Session Laws, 1976-


MUNICIPAL PUBLICATIONS

CHESTERTOWN
Town Ordinances
Online:
http://www.chestertown.com/gov/ordinance.htm


ROCK HALL
Flood Plain Ordinance
Online: http://www.rockhallmd.com/gov/zfpord.htm
Zoning Ordinance
Online:
http://www.rockhallmd.com/gov/ztblcont.htm