SB0145

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

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

Sponsored by:

Senator Brochin

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.


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:Senators Brochin, Klausmeier, Muse, and Pugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0549
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Budget and Taxation  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Local Government - Generally
Environment
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
Sewage
Tax Sales
Water
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 1:07 P.M.