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Landlord and Tenant - Repossession for Failure to Pay Rent - Procedures

Sponsored by:

Delegate Rosenberg


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Requiring an action for repossession for failure to pay rent to contain a statement on whether the property is an affected property under specified lead-based paint abatement laws; requiring a court to dismiss an action for repossession for failure to pay rent that does not include specified information concerning the affected property; altering specified time frames for scheduling a trial date and serving a summons; authorizing a court to adjourn a specified trial to obtain documents or other proof of a claim or defense; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Rosenberg
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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November 28, 2017 1:07 P.M.