SB0018

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Public Safety - Building Codes - Balcony Inspections (Jonathan's Law)

Sponsored by:

Senator Young

Status:

In the Senate - Third Reading Failed (21-25)


Synopsis:Requiring a political subdivision to require inspections of multifamily dwellings with balconies at least every 10 years, beginning no later than 10 years after the balcony is constructed, to ensure that each balcony meets specified requirements; authorizing a political subdivision to conduct inspections, to authorize a third party to conduct inspections, or to require a specified professional inspector to conduct and certify the inspections in a specified manner; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0469
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0196 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Apartments
Building Codes
Codes -see also- Annotated Code of Md; Building Codes
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Grants
Hotels and Motels
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Local Government Mandates
Notices
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(12-203)

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October 24, 2017 1:07 P.M.