2012 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property
Sponsored By:
Delegates McComas, Afzali, Bates, Cluster, Eckardt, Frank, George, Howard, McDermott, and Stocksdale
Maryland Homeowners Association Act - Bylaws Filed in Land Records


Defining the term "bylaws" to require the bylaws of a homeowners association to be recorded among the land records of the county in which the development is located; repealing the requirement that the bylaws of a homeowners association be deposited into a specified depository; requiring a homeowners association that exists on or before September 30, 2012 to record the bylaws of the homeowners association on or before December 31, 2012; and making conforming changes.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Homeowners Associations
Land Records -see also- Deeds

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Real Property
( 11B-101 , 11B-101 , 11B-105 , 11B-106 , 11B-107 , 11B-112 )


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