MD HB1223 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-10 - Hearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expanding the application of a certain requirement regarding the return of certain fees by a landlord; limiting the number of times that a certain landlord may require a prospective tenant to pay a fee arising out of an application within 60 days, subject to certain exceptions; prohibiting a landlord from denying a certain lease application based on certain information, or a lack of certain information, discovered as the result of a certain background check, credit history check, or rental history check; etc.

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Landlord and Tenant - Screening of Tenants and Renewal of Tenancy - Standards



2021-02-10HouseHearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-02-08HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Real Property8201(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8213(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8402.5(n/a)See Bill Text

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