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Circuit Court Real Property Records Improvement Fund - Funding

Sponsored by:

Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee


In the Senate - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the State Court Administrator to assess a surcharge on specified fees, charges, and costs in specified cases in the Court of Appeals, Court of Special Appeals, and circuit courts; requiring the Chief Judge of the District Court to assess a surcharge in specified civil cases that may not be more than $3 per summary ejectment case and $8 per case for specified civil cases; and requiring the surcharges to be deposited in the Circuit Court Real Property Records Improvement Fund.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0054
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0032 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Office of the Courts
Circuit Courts
Court of Appeals
Court Costs
Court of Special Appeals
District Courts
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Land Records -see also- Deeds
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(13-603, 7-102, 7-202, 7-301)

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October 24, 2017 4:47 P.M.