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File #: 18-0189    Version: 0 Name: Short-Term Residential Rentals - Regulation and Taxation
Type: Ordinance Status: Before the Mayor
File created: 2/5/2018 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Short-Term Residential Rentals - Regulation and Taxation For the purpose of extending the hotel tax to certain transactions facilitated by hosting platforms; requiring the licensing of short-term residential rental units; defining certain terms; providing for the denial, suspension, or revocation of short-term residential rental licenses under certain circumstances; providing for judicial and appellate review of administrative decisions relating to the licensing of short-term residential rental units; imposing certain penalties; clarifying and conforming related provisions; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation and taxation of short-term residential rentals.
Sponsors: Eric T. Costello, President Young, Brandon M. Scott, Leon F. Pinkett, III, Ryan Dorsey, John T. Bullock, Robert Stokes, Sr., Edward Reisinger, Sharon Green Middleton, Shannon Sneed
Indexes: Regulation, Rental, Residential, Taxation
Attachments: 1. 18-0189~1st Reader, 2. Visit Baltimore 18-0189, 3. BDC 18-0189, 4. Finance 18-0189, 5. HCD 18-0189, 6. Law 17-0189, 7. 18-0189 - Interlineated Version, 8. 2nd Reader Amendments 18-0189, 9. 18-0189~3rd Reader - Pending Adoption, 10. 18-0189~Enr 3rd Reader - Adopted
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
12/6/20180 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/3/20180 City Council 3rd Reader, Enrolled for Final Passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/19/20180 City Council Held for 1 meeting  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/20180 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/25/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/15/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/13/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/6/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/9/20180 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/20180 City Council President Refer to Visit Baltimore  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/20180 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Housing and Community Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/20180 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/20180 City Council President Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/20180 City Council President Refer to Baltimore Development Corporation  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/5/20180 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/5/20180 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 Costello, President Young

A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
Title
Short-Term Residential Rentals - Regulation and Taxation
For the purpose of extending the hotel tax to certain transactions facilitated by hosting platforms; requiring the licensing of short-term residential rental units; defining certain terms; providing for the denial, suspension, or revocation of short-term residential rental licenses under certain circumstances; providing for judicial and appellate review of administrative decisions relating to the licensing of short-term residential rental units; imposing certain penalties; clarifying and conforming related provisions; providing for a special effective date; and generally relating to the regulation and taxation of short-term residential rentals.
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By adding
Article 15 - Licensing and Regulation
Sections 48-1 through 48-26, to be under the new subtitle,
“Subtitle 48. Short-Term Residential Rentals”
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

By repealing and reordaining with amendments
Article 28 - Taxes
Sections 21-1, 21-2, and 21-4(a)
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

By adding
Article 1 - Mayor, City Council, and Municipal Agencies
Section(s) 40-14(e)(2)(Subtitle 48)
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 15 . Licensing and Re...

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