MD SB223 | 2022 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Over of previous SB530


Spectrum: Unknown
Status: Introduced on January 12 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-15 - Hearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Hearing: Feb 3 @ 1:00 pm Senate Judicial Proceedings Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Increasing, from not more than $8 to not more than $73, the surcharge that the District Court is required to assess per civil case for summary ejectment, tenant holding over, and breach of lease that seeks a judgment for possession of residential property against a residential tenant; requiring the District Court to assess the surcharge against a landlord and prohibiting the court from awarding or assigning the surcharge against a residential tenant; etc.

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Landlord and Tenant - Eviction Actions - Filing Surcharge and Prohibited Lease Provisions


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2022-01-15SenateHearing 2/03 at 1:00 p.m.
2022-01-12SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

SB530 (Carry Over) 2021-02-15 - Hearing 2/26 at 2:00 p.m.
HB298 (Crossfiled) 2022-01-19 - First Reading Judiciary


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings7301(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8208(n/a)See Bill Text
Real Property8401(n/a)See Bill Text

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