MD HB18 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-26 - Hearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing that certain individuals have a right to legal representation in eviction proceedings; establishing the Right to Counsel in Evictions Coordinator to organize and direct services and resources to provide covered individuals with legal representation for a judicial or administrative proceeding; providing for the legal representation of certain individuals in certain proceedings and civil matters by certain organizations; providing for outreach and education regarding tenants' rights by certain community groups; etc.

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Landlord and Tenant – Eviction Action – Right to Counsel



2021-01-26HouseHearing 2/17 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB154 (Crossfiled) 2020-12-28 - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Judicial Proceedings)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Real Property8101(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8102(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8103(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8104(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8105(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8106(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8107(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8108(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8109(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8110(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8111(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8112(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

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