Knowledgebase-Burning Permit Sample Ordinance

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Title:Burning Permit Sample Ordinance
Summary:MTAS was asked for assistance in revising an open burning permit program.
Original Author:Wolf, Dennis
Product Create Date:02/04/2004
Last Reviewed on::05/23/2017
Subject:Fire--Prevention; Licenses and permits; Municipal ordinances
Original Document: Burning Permit Sample Ordinance.pdf

Reference Documents: TCA 39 14 306 Forestry Burn Permits.docTCA 39 14 306 Forestry Burn Permits.pdfDivision of Forestry Burning Permits.docDivision of Forestry Burning Permits.pdfBurn Permit Proposal.docBurn Permit Proposal.docBurn Permit Proposal.pdfBurn Permit Proposal.pdf

Text of Document: Burning Permit Sample Ordinance.doc

Please remember that this ordinance was drafted based upon the drafting requirements and authority granted to a particular city or town in its charter and in general law. These drafting requirements and the authority exercised in this ordinance might not apply to your city or town.

Please confer with your city attorney or an MTAS legal consultant, or both, before using this ordinance as a model.