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File #: 18-0179    Version: 0 Name: Residential Lease Requirements - Required Disclosures
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 1/22/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 5/18/2018
Enactment #: 18-137
Title: Residential Lease Requirements - Required Disclosures For the purpose of requiring that certain disclosures be made to tenants signing residential leases; clarifying and conforming related provisions; setting a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation of residential landlords.
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, President Young, Ryan Dorsey, Brandon M. Scott, John T. Bullock, Bill Henry, Leon F. Pinkett, III, Sharon Green Middleton, Zeke Cohen, Robert Stokes, Sr., Shannon Sneed, Edward Reisinger
Indexes: Disclosures, Lease, Requirement, Residential
Attachments: 1. 18-0179~1st Reader, 2. BDC 18-0179, 3. HDC 18-0179, 4. Law 18-0179, 5. 2nd Reader Amendments 18-0179, 6. cb18-0179~3rd, 7. Completed File_18-0179
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
6/4/20180 Mayor Signed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/7/20180 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/30/20180 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/30/20180 Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/24/20180 Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/12/20180 Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/26/20180 Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/5/20180 Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/25/20180 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/25/20180 The City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/25/20180 The City Council Refer to Baltimore Development Corporation  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20180 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20180 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Burnett


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
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Residential Lease Requirements - Required Disclosures
For the purpose of requiring that certain disclosures be made to tenants signing residential leases; clarifying and conforming related provisions; setting a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation of residential landlords.
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By repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 13 - Housing and Urban Renewal
Section(s) 7-3
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)


Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 13. Housing and Urban Renewal

Division II. Dwellings and Vacant Structures

Subtitle 7. Residential Lease Requirements

ยง 7-3. Information required.

(a) In general.

(1) Each residential lease [shall] must contain the following information:

(i) the name, residence address, and residence telephone number or the name, business address, and business telephone number of the owner of the property, or

(ii) the name, residence address, and residence telephone number or the name,

business address, and business telephone number of an agent of the owner who is authorized to receive court process on behalf of the owner in connection with the property.

(2) Any owner wh...

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