2011 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 718
Sponsored By:
Senators Frosh, Forehand, Gladden, Madaleno, Manno, Pugh, and Raskin
Real Property - Commercial Buildings - Disclosures


Requiring that, on or after January 1, 2013, an owner or operator of a privately owned commercial building with an interior space of more than 10,000 square feet disclose energy benchmarking information; providing that a purchaser or lessee that does not receive an energy benchmark disclosure statement has the right to rescind a contract for sale or lease within a specified period; 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 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Energy Matters -see also- Alt Energy Res; Fuel; Power Plants
Leases and Rent

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Real Property
( 10A-101 , 10A-102 , 10A-103 , 10A-104 )


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