2010 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 472
Sponsored By:
The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Astle, Brochin, Della, Exum, Forehand, Frosh, Harrington, Kasemeyer, King, Lenett, Madaleno, Miller, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Robey, Rosapepe, and Stone
Real Property - Residential Property Foreclosure Procedures - Foreclosure Mediation


Requiring an order to docket or complaint to foreclose on residential property to be accompanied by a loss mitigation affidavit and specified forms; requiring the clerk of the court to schedule a case for foreclosure mediation if the defendant files a completed request for foreclosure mediation and affidavit within a specified time; authorizing the defendant to file a motion to stay the sale if the parties fail to reach an agreement in the mediation; altering the time after which a foreclosure sale may occur; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

President, The
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Nathaniel Exum, District 24
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Clerks of Court
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys` Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Financial Regulation, Division of
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Real Property

Bill affects the following Statute:

Real Property
( 7-105.1 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered