Public Resources Code Section 21177

Compiled February, 2014

Our review of the annotated history reveals the following legislative history (every “c.” below represents a separate legislative bill):

Added: 1984, c. 1514
•  1993, c. 1131: in subdivision (a) following “No action” inserted “or proceeding”; at the end of subdivisions (a) and (b) added “during the public comment period provided by this division or prior to the close of the public hearing on the project before the issuance of the notice of determination”; and rewrote subdivision (e) which read: “This section does not apply when there was no public hearing or other opportunity for members of the public to raise objections prior to the approval of the project or when the public agency failed to give the notice required by law.”
•  2010, c. 496: in subdivision (a), substituted “An action or proceeding shall not” for “No action or proceeding may”; in subdivision (b), substituted “A person shall not maintain” for “No person shall maintain”, substituted “filing” for “issuance”, and added “pursuant to Sections 21108 and 21152”; in subdivision (c), substituted “subdivisions (a) and (b)” for “subdivision (b)”, and added the second sentence; and added subdivision (f).

Three bills affected this section.                          

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