2013 Regular Session



Residential Leases - Rent Stabilization and Just Cause Evictions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hixson


In the House - Hearing 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a landlord from using a lease containing a provision that requires a tenant to carry renter's insurance naming the landlord as beneficiary; restricting rental fee increases on specified residential rental units to 5% of the base rent; providing that a landlord may exceed the maximum rental fee increase authorized by the Act under specified circumstances; prohibiting a landlord renting four or more residential units from evicting a tenant in the absence of just cause; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hixson, Cullison, Gutierrez, Hucker, Kaiser, Luedtke, and A. Miller
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Baltimore County
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Leases and Rent
Statutes:Article - Real Property
(8-201, 8-208, 8-216, 8-209)

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October 24, 2017 1:01 P.M.