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States With Growth Policy Legislation

Like Tennessee, a number of states across the country have enacted growth policy legislation. These states are listed below, together with the links to the corresponding official sites.

  • Oregon: Land Conservation and Development Act, 1973
  • Florida: State Compreshensive Planning Act, 1985/86
  • New Jersey: Office of Smart Growth, 2002
  • Maine: Comprehensive Planning and Land Use Regulation Act, 1988
  • Rhode Island: Comprehensive Planning and Land Use Act, 1988
  • Vermont: Growth Management Act (Act 200), 1988
  • Georgia: Georgia Planning Act, 1989
  • Tennessee: Growth Policy Act (PC 1101), 1998