SB0509 (CH0395)

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Real Property - Actions to Quiet Title

Sponsored by:

Senator Waugh


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 395

Synopsis:Authorizing a specified action to be brought to establish title against adverse claims to property; providing for venue and the application of the Maryland Rules in an action under the Act; establishing requirements for a complaint, an answer to a complaint, naming of defendants, joinder of parties, and service of process in an action under the Act; requiring the complaint and statement be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested, and by first class mail to the holder in a specified manner; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0920
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0837 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Estates and Trusts
Land Records -see also- Deeds
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Personal Representatives
Postal Service
Process Serving
Real Property
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Security Interests -see also- Liens; Mechanics' Liens
Summonses -see also- Subpoenas
Statutes:Article - Real Property
(14-108, 14-601 through 14-621)

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