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2016 Regular Session



Local Governments - Legal Notice Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson, S.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Authorizing a county or municipality to satisfy a requirement to publish legal notices in a newspaper of general circulation by posting the notices on its Web site; requiring notices posted on a county or municipality Web site to be displayed conspicuously and be easily accessible; requiring a county or municipality that chooses to post notices on the Internet to publish specified advance notice in a newspaper of general circulation in the county or municipality; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate S. Robinson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0581
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Electronic Government
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
News Media
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Local Government
Article - XI-A - Local Legislation

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