40.610.010    Statutory Authority – Purpose

A.    This chapter is enacted pursuant to Chapter 17, Laws of 1990, 1st Ex. Sess. or any successor state statute.

B.    It is the purpose of this chapter to:

1.    Ensure that adequate facilities are available to serve new growth and development;

2.    Promote orderly growth and development by requiring that new development pay a proportionate share of the cost of new facilities needed to serve growth; and

3.    Ensure that impact fees are imposed through established procedures and criteria so that specific developments do not pay arbitrary fees or duplicate fees for the same impact.