2013 Regular Session



Baltimore City and Baltimore County - Unpaid Water and Sanitary Charges - Collection

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anderson


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the tax collectors in Baltimore City and Baltimore County to withhold a residential property from a tax sale when the lien on the property arises solely from specified unpaid water, sewer, and sanitary system charges, fees, or assessments and the total amount of the lien is less than $750; and repealing the prohibition against the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City from selling a property solely to enforce a specified lien for unpaid charges for water and sewer service under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Anderson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0145
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters
Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Taxes - Property - Local
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Baltimore City
Baltimore County
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Real Property
Tax Sales
Statutes:Article - Environment
(9-658, 9-662, 9-724, 9-726)
Article - Tax - Property
(14-811, 14-849.1)

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.