MD SB1056 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 24 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-04 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Providing that certain fees and surcharges on the recordation of instruments among the land records do not apply to the recordation of a certain restrictive covenant modification or an amendment to the common area deeds or other declarations of a homeowners association that deletes a covenant or restriction that restricts ownership based on race, religious belief, or national origin in accordance with certain provisions of law; repealing a deadline of September 30, 2019, for the governing body to delete certain restrictions; etc.

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Real Property - Deletion of Unlawful Ownership Restrictions - Exemption From Fees and Surcharges



2020-03-04SenateHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-03-02SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2020-02-24SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules

Same As/Similar To

HB1077 (Crossfiled) 2020-05-08 - Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 421


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings13604(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property11B113.3(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property3601(n/a)See Bill Text

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