2012 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property
Sponsored By:
Senators Montgomery, Garagiola, Frosh, Madaleno, and Raskin
Montgomery County - Real Property - Enforceability of Recorded Covenants and Restrictions - Agricultural Activities and Structures


Authorizing a specified person to bring an action in a court of competent jurisdiction to challenge provisions of recorded covenants and restrictions as unenforceable under specified circumstances; providing for a specified rebuttable presumption; providing that Montgomery County shall have standing to intervene in a specified case; making the Act an emergency measure; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Senator Montgomery) Adopted
Referred Senate Rules
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 4/3 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Emergency Bills
Land Records -see also- Deeds
Montgomery County
Zoning and Planning

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