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2017 Regular Session



Tax Sales - Water Liens - Moratorium

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, M.


In the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a tax sale of real property solely to enforce liens for unpaid water, sewer, and sanitary system services during a specified period; and providing that the Act applies prospectively to liens attaching to real property on or after July 1, 2017.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates M. Washington, Anderson, Angel, D. Barnes, Barron, Brooks, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, Glass, Glenn, Hayes, Hettleman, Kelly, R. Lewis, Lierman, Luedtke, McIntosh, A. Miller, Morales, Patterson, Platt, Rosenberg, Mosby, Tarlau, A. Washington, C. Howard, Walker, Ebersole, Hornberger, Wilkins, Ali, and Turner
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
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
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingBudget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Property
Narrow Subject(s):Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Real Property
Tax Sales
Statutes:Article - Tax - Property
(14-801, 14-808, 14-849.1)

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November 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.