HB1560

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Baltimore City Department of Public Works - Water and Sewer Bill Dispute Process, Billing Program Review, and Report

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.

Status:

In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules


Synopsis:Requiring the Baltimore City Department of Public Works to establish a formal administrative review process by which a customer may file a claim for review of the customer's bill; requiring the Department to designate a third party to review and render a final decision on each claim; requiring the Department to review the Department's water and sewer billing program periodically; requiring the establishment of a quality assurance and control committee to make recommendations on improvements to certain processes, policies and services; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates M. Washington, Ali, Conaway, Gibson, Glenn, Hayes, Lierman, McCray, and Mosby
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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
Committee(s):
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingRules
Broad Subject(s):Counties - Local Laws
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore City
Claims
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Demographics -see also- Census; Data
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Hearings
Interest
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Local Government Mandates
Petitions
Public Works
Reports
Sewage
Social Services -see also- Welfare
Sunset
Time
Water
Statutes:Article - The Charter of Baltimore City
(II (70), II (71))

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April 9, 2018 10:07 P.M.