Maine Revised Statutes

§53-A. Eligibility

Any owner who intends to register land as farmland pursuant to section 53-B shall: [1989, c. 478, §1 (NEW).]

1. Application.  Submit an application for review by the soil and water conservation district in which the land is located in accordance with the provisions of Title 12, section 6-A. The owner shall use an application provided by the department; and
[ 2011, c. 608, §5 (AMD) .]
2. Notice of intent.  Give notice of intent to register to all abutting landowners, as indicated on municipal or state tax records, a minimum of 15 days prior to submitting registration materials under section 53-B or 53-I. Abutters must be notified on a form provided by the department.
[ 2011, c. 608, §5 (AMD) .]
3. Farm and Open Space Tax Law.
[ 2011, c. 608, §5 (RP) .]
1989, c. 478, §1 (NEW). 2011, c. 608, §5 (AMD).