Act 47

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Act 47 Legislation

Commission on Act 250: The Next 50 Years

For the most up-to-date information available regarding Act 47, please visit the Commission's page on the Vermont Legislature's website and follow the Commission on Facebook and Twitter.

  • Public Forum Schedule - The Commission on Act 250 will be holding public forums across the state of Vermont to discuss the evolution of Vermont’s landmark legislation. The six events will be held in Springfield, Manchester, South Royalton, Island Pond, Rutland, and Burlington.
  • The next public forum is on Wednesday July 25, 2018 in South Royalton, VT (PRESS RELEASE):

The next public forum in on Wednesday July 25, 2018 in South Royalton, VT at the Chase Community Center at Vermont Law School, 164 Chelsea Street. Unlike typical town hall style forums, this one is designed to invite conversation and engage citizens in small group discussions with facilitators. If you have any questions, call 1-802-951-4200


For biographies of the Commissioners, see Biographical Sketches of Members of the General Assembly for 2017-2018, which is published by the Vermont General Assembly.​

  • Sen. Brian Campion
  • Sen. Richard (Dick) McCormack
  • Sen. Christopher Pearson
  • Rep. David Deen
  • Rep. Paul Lefebvre
  • Rep. Amy Sheldon

Useful NRB links

Do I Need an Act 250 Permit?

How Do I Apply for an Act 250 Permit?

Act 250 Criteria

Act 250 Database

Natural Resources Atlas


Act 250 Permit Process Survey Form - (non-front page)

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