Bill Summary

Requiring a landlord to disclose to a prospective tenant the method used to charge tenants for the cost of utilities under specified circumstances; requiring a landlord to provide a tenant with information to document a bill for specified utilities if the landlord uses a ratio utility billing system; authorizing a landlord to recover payment of an arrearage due for specified utilities as rent; and providing for the prospective application of the Act.

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Status

Bill Text

Date Bill Type Click here for Bill Details (PDF)
2016-03-15 https://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2016RS/bills/hb/hb0545t.pdf
2016-02-03 https://mgaleg.maryland.gov/2016RS/bills/hb/hb0545f.pdf

Votes

Date Action Vote Document
2016-03-13House Floor - Third Reading Passed (130-4)Yea: 130 No: 4 Other: 2Document

Amendments

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Bill History

Date Action
2016-04-01Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn
2016-03-25Hearing cancelled
2016-03-29Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-03-17First Reading Judicial Proceedings
2016-03-16Third Reading Passed (130-4)
2016-03-15Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2016-03-15Favorable with Amendments {950013/1 Report Adopted
2016-03-14Favorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2016-02-16Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-02-03First Reading Environment and Transportation

Sponsors

Name District
Stephen LaffertyHD-042A