2010 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Delegates Niemann, Ali, Gilchrist, Glenn, Hecht, Hucker, Lafferty, and V. Turner
Public Safety - Maryland Building Performance Standards - Accessibility Standards for Dwelling Units


Requiring the Department of Housing and Community Development to adopt as a modification of the Maryland Building Performance Standards a requirement that each dwelling unit have at least one entrance that meets specified accessibility standards; providing for the application of the Act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Building Codes
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 12-503 , 12-503.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered