2011 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property Prior Year Introduction As: HB 550/05 - ENV
Sponsored By:
Delegates McConkey and Eckardt
Real Property - Companion Apartments


Authorizing an owner of a residential dwelling to create and rent a companion apartment if the residential dwelling meets specified requirements; requiring a companion apartment to meet specified standards; requiring structural changes made to create a companion apartment to be removed if the residential dwelling ceases to be owner-occupied; prohibiting a homeowners association or cooperative housing corporation from revoking permission for the creation and rental of a companion apartment under specified circumstances; 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 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Cooperative Associations
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Homeowners Associations
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws.
Leases and Rent
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statute:

Real Property
( 14-133 )


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
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters