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H.B. 153

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IMPACT FEES AMENDMENTS

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2008 GENERAL SESSION

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STATE OF UTAH

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Chief Sponsor: Michael T. Morley

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Senate Sponsor: Gregory S. Bell

             6     
             7      LONG TITLE
             8      General Description:
             9          This bill modifies provisions relating to impact fees.
             10      Highlighted Provisions:
             11          This bill:
             12          .    expands a requirement for a capital facilities plan to include private water providers
             13      that impose impact fees;
             14          .    removes language limiting application of a capital facilities plan notice requirement
             15      to land within a county of the first or second class;
             16          .    requires certain notices to be given to certain private construction and real estate
             17      entities;
             18          .    modifies a provision requiring notice to be given of a local political subdivision's
             19      independent capital facilities plan;
             20          .    expands a provision requiring an impact fee analysis with respect to the imposition
             21      of impact fees to apply to private water providers;
             22          .    requires notice to be provided before a local political subdivision or private water
             23      provider may prepare or contract to prepare the required impact fee analysis;
             24          .    modifies a provision that requires a copy of an impact fee enactment to be available
             25      to the public and that requires notice of the impact fee enactment;
             26          .    requires impact fee enactments to allow a developer to receive a credit or
             27      proportionate reimbursement of an impact fee for land, improvements, or


             28      construction that the developer is required to provide in excess of requirements for the project;
             29          .    includes private water providers in other impact fee provisions;
             30          .    prohibits an impact fee enactment from taking effect until 90 days after it is enacted;
             31      and
             32          .    makes technical changes.
             33      Monies Appropriated in this Bill:
             34          None
             35      Other Special Clauses:
             36          None
             37      Utah Code Sections Affected:
             38      AMENDS:
             39          11-36-102, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2007, Chapter 329
             40          11-36-201, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2007, Chapter 329
             41          11-36-202, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2007, Chapter 329
             42     
             43      Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
             44          Section 1. Section 11-36-102 is amended to read:
             45           11-36-102. Definitions.
             46          As used in this chapter:
             47          (1) "Building permit fee" means the fees charged to enforce the uniform codes adopted
             48      pursuant to Title 58, Chapter 56, Utah Uniform Building Standards Act, that are not greater
             49      than the fees indicated in the appendix to the International Building Code.
             50          (2) "Capital facilities plan" means the plan required by Section 11-36-201 .
             51          (3) "Development activity" means any construction or expansion of a building,
             52      structure, or use, any change in use of a building or structure, or any changes in the use of land
             53      that creates additional demand and need for public facilities.
             54          (4) "Development approval" means any written authorization from a local political
             55      subdivision that authorizes the commencement of development activity.
             56          (5) "Enactment" means:
             57          (a) a municipal ordinance, for [municipalities] a municipality;
             58          (b) a county ordinance, for [counties] a county; and


             59          (c) a governing board resolution, for a local [districts or] district, special service
             60      [districts] district, or private entity.
             61          (6) "Hookup fees" means reasonable fees, not in excess of the approximate average
             62      costs to the political subdivision, for services provided for and directly attributable to the
             63      connection to utility services, including gas, water, sewer, power, or other municipal, county,
             64      local district, or special service district utility services.
             65          (7) (a) "Impact fee" means a payment of money imposed upon development activity as
             66      a condition of development approval.
             67          (b) "Impact fee" does not mean a tax, a special assessment, a building permit fee, a
             68      hookup fee, a fee for project improvements, or other reasonable permit or application fee.
             69          (8) (a) "Local political subdivision" means a county, a municipality, a local district
             70      under Title 17B, Limited Purpose Local Government Entities - Local Districts, or a special
             71      service district under Title 17A, Chapter 2, Part 13, Utah Special Service District Act.
             72          (b) "Local political subdivision" does not mean a school [districts] district, whose
             73      impact fee activity is governed by Section 53A-20-100.5 .
             74          (9) "Private entity" means an entity with private ownership that provides culinary water
             75      that is required to be used as a condition of development.
             76          (10) (a) "Project improvements" means site improvements and facilities that are:
             77          (i) planned and designed to provide service for development resulting from a
             78      development activity; and
             79          (ii) necessary for the use and convenience of the occupants or users of development
             80      resulting from a development activity.
             81          (b) "Project improvements" does not mean system improvements.
             82          (11) "Proportionate share" means the cost of public facility improvements that are
             83      roughly proportionate and reasonably related to the service demands and needs of any
             84      development activity.
             85          (12) "Public facilities" means only the following capital facilities that have a life
             86      expectancy of ten or more years and are owned or operated by or on behalf of a local political
             87      subdivision or private entity:
             88          (a) water rights and water supply, treatment, and distribution facilities;
             89          (b) wastewater collection and treatment facilities;


             90          (c) storm water, drainage, and flood control facilities;
             91          (d) municipal power facilities;
             92          (e) roadway facilities;
             93          (f) parks, recreation facilities, open space, and trails; and
             94          (g) public safety facilities.
             95          (13) (a) "Public safety facility" means:
             96          (i) a building constructed or leased to house police, fire, or other public safety entities;
             97      or
             98          (ii) a fire suppression vehicle with a ladder reach of at least 75 feet, costing in excess of
             99      $1,250,000, that is necessary for fire suppression in commercial areas with one or more
             100      buildings at least five stories high.
             101          (b) "Public safety facility" does not mean a jail, prison, or other place of involuntary
             102      incarceration.
             103          (14) (a) "Roadway facilities" means streets or roads that have been designated on an
             104      officially adopted subdivision plat, roadway plan, or general plan of a political subdivision,
             105      together with all necessary appurtenances.
             106          (b) "Roadway facilities" includes associated improvements to federal or state roadways
             107      only when the associated improvements:
             108          (i) are necessitated by the new development; and
             109          (ii) are not funded by the state or federal government.
             110          (c) "Roadway facilities" does not mean federal or state roadways.
             111          (15) (a) "Service area" means a geographic area designated by a local political
             112      subdivision on the basis of sound planning or engineering principles in which a defined set of
             113      public facilities provide service within the area.
             114          (b) "Service area" may include the entire local political subdivision.
             115          (16) (a) "System improvements" means:
             116          (i) existing public facilities that are designed to provide services to service areas within
             117      the community at large; and
             118          (ii) future public facilities identified in a capital facilities plan that are intended to
             119      provide services to service areas within the community at large.
             120          (b) "System improvements" does not mean project improvements.


             121          Section 2. Section 11-36-201 is amended to read:
             122           11-36-201. Impact fees -- Analysis -- Capital facilities plan -- Notice of plan --
             123      Summary -- Exemptions.
             124          (1) (a) Each local political subdivision and private entity shall comply with the
             125      requirements of this chapter before establishing or modifying any impact fee.
             126          (b) A local political subdivision may not:
             127          (i) establish any new impact fees that are not authorized by this chapter; or
             128          (ii) impose or charge any other fees as a condition of development approval unless
             129      those fees are a reasonable charge for the service provided.
             130          (c) Notwithstanding any other requirements of this chapter, each local political
             131      subdivision shall ensure that each existing impact fee that is charged for any public facility not
             132      authorized by Subsection 11-36-102 (12) is repealed by July 1, 1995.
             133          (d) (i) Existing impact fees that a local political subdivision charges for public facilities
             134      authorized in Subsection 11-36-102 (12) [that are charged by local political subdivisions] need
             135      not comply with the requirements of this chapter until July 1, 1997.
             136          (ii) By July 1, 1997, each local political subdivision shall:
             137          (A) review any impact fees in existence as of the effective date of this act, and prepare
             138      and approve the analysis required by this section for each of those impact fees; and
             139          (B) ensure that the impact fees comply with the requirements of this chapter.
             140          (2) (a) Before imposing impact fees, each local political subdivision [shall] and private
             141      entity shall, except as provided in Subsection (2)(f), prepare a capital facilities plan.
             142          (b) (i) As used in this Subsection (2)(b):
             143          (A) (I) "Affected entity" means each county, municipality, local district under Title
             144      17B, Limited Purpose Local Government Entities - Local Districts, special service district
             145      under Title 17A, Chapter 2, Part 13, Utah Special Service District Act, school district,
             146      interlocal cooperation entity established under Chapter 13, Interlocal Cooperation Act, and
             147      specified public utility:
             148          (Aa) whose services or facilities are likely to require expansion or significant
             149      modification because of the facilities proposed in the proposed capital facilities plan; or
             150          (Bb) that has filed with the local political subdivision or private entity a copy of the
             151      general or long-range plan of the county, municipality, local district, special service district,


             152      school district, interlocal cooperation entity, or specified public utility.
             153          (II) "Affected entity" does not include the local political subdivision or private entity
             154      that is required under this Subsection (2) to provide notice.
             155          (B) "Specified public utility" means an electrical corporation, gas corporation, or
             156      telephone corporation, as those terms are defined in Section 54-2-1 .
             157          (ii) Before preparing a capital facilities plan [for facilities proposed on land located
             158      within a county of the first or second class], each local political subdivision and each private
             159      entity shall provide written notice, as provided in this Subsection (2)(b), of its intent to prepare
             160      a capital facilities plan.
             161          (iii) Each notice under Subsection (2)(b)(ii) shall:
             162          (A) indicate that the local political subdivision or private entity intends to prepare a
             163      capital facilities plan;
             164          (B) describe or provide a map of the geographic area where the proposed capital
             165      facilities will be located;
             166          (C) be sent to:
             167          (I) each county in whose unincorporated area and each municipality in whose
             168      boundaries is located the land on which the proposed facilities will be located;
             169          (II) each affected entity;
             170          (III) the Automated Geographic Reference Center created in Section 63F-1-506 ;
             171          (IV) the association of governments, established pursuant to an interlocal agreement
             172      under Title 11, Chapter 13, Interlocal Cooperation Act, in which the facilities are proposed to
             173      be located; [and]
             174          (V) the state planning coordinator appointed under Section 63-38d-202 ; [and]
             175          (VI) the registered agent of the Utah Home Builders Association;
             176          (VII) the registered agent of the Utah Association of Realtors; and
             177          (VIII) the registered agent of the Utah Chapter of the Associated General Contractors
             178      of America; and
             179          (D) with respect to the notice to an affected [entities] entity, invite the affected
             180      [entities] entity to provide information for the local political subdivision or private entity to
             181      consider in the process of preparing, adopting, and implementing a capital facilities plan
             182      concerning:


             183          (I) impacts that the facilities proposed in the capital facilities plan may have on the
             184      affected entity; and
             185          (II) facilities or uses of land that the affected entity is planning or considering that may
             186      conflict with the facilities proposed in the capital facilities plan.
             187          (c) The plan shall identify:
             188          (i) demands placed upon existing public facilities by new development activity; and
             189          (ii) the proposed means by which the local political subdivision will meet those
             190      demands.
             191          (d) [Municipalities and counties] A municipality or county need not prepare a separate
             192      capital facilities plan if the general plan required by [Sections] Section 10-9a-401 [and] or
             193      17-27a-401 , respectively, contains the elements required by Subsection (2)(c).
             194          (e) (i) If a local political subdivision [prepares] chooses to prepare an independent
             195      capital facilities plan rather than [including] include a capital facilities element in the general
             196      plan, the local political subdivision shall[,]:
             197          (A) before preparing or contracting to prepare the independent capital facilities plan,
             198      send written notice:
             199          (I) to:
             200          (Aa) the registered agent of the Utah Home Builders Association;
             201          (Bb) the registered agent of the Utah Association of Realtors; and
             202          (Cc) the registered agent of the Utah Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of
             203      America;
             204          (II) stating the local political subdivision's intent to prepare a capital facilities plan; and
             205          (III) inviting each of the notice recipients to participate in the preparation of the capital
             206      facilities plan; and
             207          (B) before adopting the capital facilities plan:
             208          [(A)] (I) give public notice of the plan according to [this] Subsection (2)(e)[;
             209      (B)](ii)(A), (B), or (C), as the case may be, at least 14 days before the date of the public
             210      hearing[:];
             211          [(I)] (II) make a copy of the plan, together with a summary designed to be understood
             212      by a lay person, available to the public; [and]
             213          [(II)] (III) place a copy of the plan and summary in each public library within the local


             214      political subdivision; and
             215          [(C)] (IV) hold a public hearing to hear public comment on the plan.
             216          (ii) With respect to the public notice required under Subsection (2)(e)(i)(B)(I):
             217          [(ii) Municipalities] (A) each municipality shall comply with the notice and hearing
             218      requirements of, and, except as provided in Subsection 11-36-401 (4)(f), receive the protections
             219      of Sections 10-9a-205 and 10-9a-801 and Subsection 10-9a-502 (2)[.];
             220          [(iii) Counties] (B) each county shall comply with the notice and hearing requirements
             221      of, and, except as provided in Subsection 11-36-401 (4)(f), receive the protections of Sections
             222      17-27a-205 and 17-27a-801 and Subsection 17-27a-502 (2)[.]; and
             223          [(iv) Local districts] (C) each local district, special service [districts] district, and
             224      private [entities] entity shall comply with the notice and hearing requirements of, and receive
             225      the protections of, Section 17B-1-111 .
             226          [(v)] (iii) Nothing contained in this Subsection (2)(e) or in the subsections referenced
             227      in Subsections (2)(e)(ii)(A) and [(iii)] (B) may be construed to require involvement by a
             228      planning commission in the capital facilities planning process.
             229          (f) (i) [Local] A local political [subdivisions] subdivision with a population or serving
             230      a population of less than 5,000 as of the last federal census need not comply with the capital
             231      facilities plan requirements of this part, but shall ensure that:
             232          (A) the impact fees [imposed by them] that the local political subdivision imposes are
             233      based upon a reasonable plan[.]; and
             234          (B) each applicable notice required by this chapter is given.
             235          (ii) Subsection (2)(f)(i) does not apply to private entities.
             236          (3) In preparing the plan, each local political subdivision shall generally consider all
             237      revenue sources, including impact fees, to finance the impacts on system improvements.
             238          (4) A local political subdivision or private entity may only impose impact fees on
             239      development activities when its plan for financing system improvements establishes that
             240      impact fees are necessary to achieve an equitable allocation to the costs borne in the past and to
             241      be borne in the future, in comparison to the benefits already received and yet to be received.
             242          (5) (a) [Each] Subject to the notice requirement of Subsection (5)(b), each local
             243      political subdivision [imposing impact fees] and private entity intending to impose an impact
             244      fee shall prepare a written analysis of each impact fee that:


             245          (i) identifies the impact on system improvements required by the development activity;
             246          (ii) demonstrates how those impacts on system improvements are reasonably related to
             247      the development activity;
             248          (iii) estimates the proportionate share of the costs of impacts on system improvements
             249      that are reasonably related to the new development activity; and
             250          (iv) based upon those factors and the requirements of this chapter, identifies how the
             251      impact fee was calculated.
             252          (b) Before preparing or contracting to prepare the written analysis required under
             253      Subsection (5)(a), each local political subdivision or private entity shall provide:
             254          (i) public notice; and
             255          (ii) written notice:
             256          (A) to:
             257          (I) the registered agent of the Utah Home Builders Association;
             258          (II) the registered agent of the Utah Association of Realtors; and
             259          (III) the registered agent of the Utah Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of
             260      America;
             261          (B) indicating the local political subdivision or private entity's intent to prepare or
             262      contract to prepare a written analysis of an impact fee; and
             263          (C) inviting each notice recipient to participate in the preparation of the written
             264      analysis.
             265          [(b)] (c) In analyzing whether or not the proportionate share of the costs of public
             266      facilities are reasonably related to the new development activity, the local political subdivision
             267      or private entity, as the case may be, shall identify, if applicable:
             268          (i) the cost of existing public facilities;
             269          (ii) the manner of financing existing public facilities, such as user charges, special
             270      assessments, bonded indebtedness, general taxes, or federal grants;
             271          (iii) the relative extent to which the newly developed properties and [the] other
             272      properties [in the municipality] have already contributed to the cost of existing public facilities,
             273      by such means as user charges, special assessments, or payment from the proceeds of general
             274      taxes;
             275          (iv) the relative extent to which the newly developed properties and [the] other


             276      properties [in the municipality] will contribute to the cost of existing public facilities in the
             277      future;
             278          (v) the extent to which the newly developed properties are entitled to a credit because
             279      the [municipality is requiring their] local political subdivision or private entity, as the case may
             280      be, requires its developers or owners, by contractual arrangement or otherwise, to provide
             281      common facilities, inside or outside the proposed development, that have been provided by the
             282      [municipality] local political subdivision or private entity, respectively, and financed through
             283      general taxation or other means, apart from user charges, in other parts of the [municipality]
             284      service area;
             285          (vi) extraordinary costs, if any, in servicing the newly developed properties; and
             286          (vii) the time-price differential inherent in fair comparisons of amounts paid at
             287      different times.
             288          [(c)] (d) Each local political subdivision and private entity that prepares a written
             289      analysis under this Subsection (5) on or after July 1, 2000 shall also prepare a summary of the
             290      written analysis, designed to be understood by a lay person.
             291          (6) Each local political subdivision that adopts an impact fee enactment under Section
             292      11-36-202 on or after July 1, 2000 shall, at least 14 days before adopting the enactment, submit
             293      [to each public library within the local political subdivision: (a)] a copy of the written analysis
             294      required by Subsection (5)(a)[;] and [(b)] a copy of the summary required by Subsection
             295      (5)[(c).](d) to:
             296          (a) each public library within the local political subdivision;
             297          (b) the registered agent of the Utah Home Builders Association;
             298          (c) the registered agent of the Utah Association of Realtors; and
             299          (d) the registered agent of the Utah Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of
             300      America.
             301          (7) Nothing in this chapter may be construed to repeal or otherwise eliminate any
             302      impact fee in effect on the effective date of this chapter that is pledged as a source of revenues
             303      to pay bonded indebtedness that was incurred before the effective date of this chapter.
             304          Section 3. Section 11-36-202 is amended to read:
             305           11-36-202. Impact fees -- Enactment -- Required provisions.
             306          (1) (a) Each local political subdivision and private entity wishing to impose impact fees


             307      shall pass an impact fee enactment.
             308          (b) The impact fee imposed by that enactment may not exceed the highest fee justified
             309      by the impact fee analysis performed pursuant to Section 11-36-201 .
             310          (c) In calculating the impact fee, [each] a local political subdivision or private entity
             311      may include:
             312          (i) the construction contract price;
             313          (ii) the cost of acquiring land, improvements, materials, and fixtures;
             314          (iii) the cost for planning, surveying, and engineering fees for services provided for and
             315      directly related to the construction of the system improvements; and
             316          (iv) debt service charges, if the political subdivision might use impact fees as a revenue
             317      stream to pay the principal and interest on bonds, notes, or other obligations issued to finance
             318      the costs of the system improvements.
             319          (d) In calculating an impact fee, a local political subdivision may not include an
             320      expense for overhead unless the expense is calculated pursuant to a methodology that is
             321      consistent with:
             322          (i) generally accepted cost accounting practices; and
             323          (ii) the methodological standards set forth by the federal Office of Management and
             324      Budget for federal grant reimbursement.
             325          (e) In calculating an impact fee, each local political subdivision shall base amounts
             326      calculated under Subsection (1)(c) on realistic estimates, and the assumptions underlying those
             327      estimates shall be disclosed in the impact fee analysis.
             328          (f) [In enacting] Each local political subdivision and private entity that intends to enact
             329      an impact fee enactment shall:
             330          [(i) municipalities shall:]
             331          (i) at least 14 days before the date of the public hearing:
             332          (A) make a copy of the impact fee enactment available to the public [at least 14 days
             333      before the date of the public hearing]; and
             334          (B) mail a written copy of the impact fee enactment to:
             335          (I) the registered agent of the Utah Home Builders Association;
             336          (II) the registered agent of the Utah Association of Realtors; and
             337          (III) the registered agent of the Utah Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of


             338      America; and
             339          [(B)] (ii) (A) for a municipality, comply with the notice and hearing requirements of,
             340      and, except as provided in Subsection 11-36-401 (4)(f), receive the protections of Sections
             341      10-9a-205 and 10-9a-801 ;
             342          [(ii) counties shall:]
             343          [(A) make a copy of the impact fee enactment available to the public at least 14 days
             344      before the date of the public hearing; and]
             345          (B) for a county, comply with the notice and hearing requirements of, and, except as
             346      provided in Subsection 11-36-401 (4)(f), receive the protections of Sections 17-27a-205 and
             347      17-27a-801 ; and
             348          [(iii) local districts and special service districts shall:]
             349          [(A) make a copy of the impact fee enactment available to the public at least 14 days
             350      before the date of the public hearing; and]
             351          [(B)] (C) for a local district or special service district, comply with the notice and
             352      hearing requirements of, and receive the protections of, Section 17B-1-111 .
             353          (g) Nothing contained in Subsection (1)(f) [or in the subsections referenced in
             354      Subsections (1)(f)(i)(B) and (ii)(B)] may be construed to require involvement by a planning
             355      commission in the impact fee enactment process.
             356          (2) The local political subdivision or private entity shall ensure that the impact fee
             357      enactment:
             358          (a) contains:
             359          [(a)] (i) a provision establishing one or more service areas within which [it shall
             360      calculate and impose] the local political subdivision or private entity calculates and imposes
             361      impact fees for various land use categories;
             362          [(b) either:]
             363          [(i)] (ii) (A) a schedule of impact fees for each type of development activity that
             364      specifies the amount of the impact fee to be imposed for each type of system improvement; or
             365          [(ii)] (B) the formula that the local political subdivision or private entity, as the case
             366      may be, will use to calculate each impact fee;
             367          [(c)] (iii) a provision authorizing the local political subdivision or private entity, as the
             368      case may be, to adjust the standard impact fee at the time the fee is charged to:


             369          [(i)] (A) respond to unusual circumstances in specific cases; and
             370          [(ii)] (B) ensure that the impact fees are imposed fairly; and
             371          [(d)] (iv) a provision governing calculation of the amount of the impact fee to be
             372      imposed on a particular development that permits adjustment of the amount of the fee based
             373      upon studies and data submitted by the developer[.]; and
             374          (b) allows a developer to receive a credit against or proportionate reimbursement of an
             375      impact fee if:
             376          (i) the developer is required by the local political subdivision, as a condition of
             377      development activity approval, to:
             378          (A) dedicate land for a system improvement;
             379          (B) improve a system improvement; or
             380          (C) provide new construction for a system improvement;
             381          (ii) the system improvement is included in the impact fee analysis; and
             382          (iii) the land, improvement, or new construction provides a system improvement that
             383      exceeds the requirements for the project.
             384          (3) [The] A local political subdivision or private entity may include a provision in [the]
             385      an impact fee enactment that:
             386          (a) exempts low income housing and other development activities with broad public
             387      purposes from impact fees and establishes one or more sources of funds other than impact fees
             388      to pay for that development activity;
             389          (b) imposes an impact fee for public facility costs previously incurred by a local
             390      political subdivision or private entity, as the case may be, to the extent that new growth and
             391      development will be served by the previously constructed improvement; and
             392          (c) allows a credit against impact fees for any dedication of land for, improvement to,
             393      or new construction of, any system improvements provided by the developer if the facilities:
             394          (i) are identified in the capital facilities plan; and
             395          (ii) are required by the local political subdivision as a condition of approving the
             396      development activity.
             397          (4) Except as provided in Subsection (3)(b), the local political subdivision may not
             398      impose an impact fee to cure deficiencies in public facilities serving existing development.
             399          (5) Notwithstanding the requirements and prohibitions of this chapter, a local political


             400      subdivision may impose and assess an impact fee for environmental mitigation when:
             401          (a) the local political subdivision has formally agreed to fund a Habitat Conservation
             402      Plan to resolve conflicts with the Endangered Species Act of 1973, 16 U.S.C. Sec 1531, et seq.
             403      or other state or federal environmental law or regulation;
             404          (b) the impact fee bears a reasonable relationship to the environmental mitigation
             405      required by the Habitat Conservation Plan; and
             406          (c) the legislative body of the local political subdivision adopts an ordinance or
             407      resolution:
             408          (i) declaring that an impact fee is required to finance the Habitat Conservation Plan;
             409          (ii) establishing periodic sunset dates for the impact fee; and
             410          (iii) requiring the legislative body to:
             411          (A) review the impact fee on those sunset dates;
             412          (B) determine whether or not the impact fee is still required to finance the Habitat
             413      Conservation Plan; and
             414          (C) affirmatively reauthorize the impact fee if the legislative body finds that the impact
             415      fee must remain in effect.
             416          (6) Each political subdivision shall ensure that any existing impact fee for
             417      environmental mitigation meets the requirements of Subsection (5) by July 1, 1995.
             418          (7) Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter:
             419          (a) a municipality imposing impact fees to fund fire trucks as of the effective date of
             420      this act may impose impact fees for fire trucks until July 1, 1997; and
             421          (b) an impact fee to pay for a public safety facility that is a fire suppression vehicle
             422      may not be imposed with respect to land that has a zoning designation other than commercial.
             423          (8) Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, a local political subdivision
             424      may impose and collect impact fees on behalf of a school district if authorized by Section
             425      53A-20-100.5 .
             426          (9) An impact fee enactment may not take effect until 90 days after it is enacted.





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