2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Senators Edwards, Glassman, and Shank
Manufactured Homes - Sprinkler System Requirement - Opt-Out Provisions for Local Jurisdictions


Authorizing local jurisdictions to adopt a local amendment to allow manufactured homes to opt-out of sprinkler requirements if the local jurisdiction has adopted a local amendment to the Maryland Building Performance Standards that allows buildings and structures to opt-out of sprinkler requirements; providing that a local amendment adopted by a local jurisdiction under the Act prevails if there is a conflict with the International Building Code; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Christopher B. Shank, District 2

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Building Codes
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fire Protection
Mobile and Manufactured Homes
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 12-301 , 12-301 , 12-303 , 12-305 )


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 :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs