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Landlord and Tenant - Action for Repossession of Nonresidential Property - Service of Process

Sponsored by:

Senator Cassilly


In the Senate - Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Altering certain requirements for service of process by a landlord of nonresidential property in an action for repossession for nonpayment of rent by requiring service to be directed to the sheriff for the appropriate county or municipality and authorizing service, on plaintiff's request, to be directed to any person authorized under the Maryland Rules to serve process.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Cassilly and Norman
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1329
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Process Serving
Real Property
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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March 8, 2018 3:53 P.M.