- Housing Opportunities Made Equal Act
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Lierman, McIntosh, Feldmark, Acevero, Bagnall, Boyce, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, D.M. Davis, Fennell, Healey, Hettleman, Korman, Krimm, Lehman, R. Lewis, Love, Luedtke, McKay, Moon, Mosby, Palakovich Carr, Patterson, Reznik, Rosenberg, Shetty, Smith, Stewart, Terrasa, Valderrama, Wells, Brooks, Fraser-Hidalgo, Harrison, Holmes, J. Lewis, Ruth
- Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 116
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Expanding the housing policy of the State to include providing for fair housing to all citizens regardless of source of income; stating the Act seeks to deconcentrate poverty by providing additional opportunities for tenants utilizing public subsidies to live in certain neighborhoods; prohibiting a person from refusing to sell or rent a dwelling to any person because of source of income; establishing qualifications and limitations on the prohibition against discrimination in housing based on source of income; etc.
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