MD HB816 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-06 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring a landlord to provide a residential tenant and each individual at least 16 years old who is authorized to reside at the residential rental property with a State voter registration application within 15 days after the date of occupancy; making a landlord liable for $25 in damages for each voter registration application that the landlord failed to provide; providing that the Act may not be construed to require a landlord to assist residents with completion of the State voter registration application; etc.

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Real Property - Residential Leases - Voter Registration



2020-03-06HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-02-05HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-03HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Real Property8218(n/a)See Bill Text

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