MD SB154 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-28 - Hearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Hearing: Jan 28 @ 11:00 am Senate Judicial Proceedings Hearing
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.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.


Landlord and Tenant - Eviction Action - Right to Counsel



2020-12-28SenateHearing 1/28 at 11:00 a.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings and Budget and Taxation

Same As/Similar To

HB18 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-13 - First Reading Judiciary


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

Bill Comments