HB0615 (CH0285)

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2018 Regular Session



Municipalities - Charter Amendments - Procedures

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lisanti


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 285

Synopsis:Requiring the legislative body of a municipality to hold a public hearing and give at least 21 days' advance notice of the public hearing before adopting a resolution initiated by the legislative body that proposes an amendment to the municipal charter; and requiring the legislative body of a municipality to hold a certain public hearing and give 21 days' notice before voting on a proposed charter amendment initiated by a certain petition.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Lisanti
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Municipalities
Narrow Subject(s):Charters
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Statutes:Article - Local Government
(4-304, 4-305)

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April 27, 2018 1:12 P.M.