MD HB263 | 2022 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous HB1282


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-19 - Hearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Environment and Transportation Committee
Hearing: Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm House Environment and Transportation Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing an individual to bring a nuisance action for damages caused by rodent harborage on real property against an owner of the property; defining "rodent harborage" as a condition that provides sustenance or shelter for rodents, promotes their reproduction and continued existence on a property, creates or contributes to property damage, is injurious to public health and safety or obstructs the reasonable use of the property; authorizing the court to award certain damages to a prevailing plaintiff; etc.

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Real Property – Nuisance Actions – Rodent Harborage



2022-01-19HouseHearing 2/02 at 1:00 p.m.
2022-01-13HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation

Same As/Similar To

HB1282 (Carry Over) 2021-02-10 - Hearing 3/02 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Real Property14133(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments