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File #: 21-0114    Version: 0 Name: Building, Fire, and Related Codes - Vacant Building Receivers - Failure to Sell
Type: Ordinance Status: In Committee
File created: 8/16/2021 In control: Rules and Legislative Oversight
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Building, Fire, and Related Codes - Vacant Building Receivers - Failure to Sell For the purpose of permitting a vacant building receiver to offer the property for sale to the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City, if the property fails to sell at public auction; and providing certain limitations on the sale price.
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, John T. Bullock, Ryan Dorsey, Antonio Glover, James Torrence, Phylicia Porter, Zeke Cohen, Sharon Green Middleton, Odette Ramos
Indexes: Building, Fire and Related Codes, Selling
Attachments: 1. 21-0114~1st Reader, 2. Planning 21-0114, 3. DHCD 21-0114, 4. DGS 21-0114, 5. DOT 21-0114
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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Building, Fire, and Related Codes - Vacant Building Receivers - Failure to Sell
For the purpose of permitting a vacant building receiver to offer the property for sale to the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City, if the property fails to sell at public auction; and providing certain limitations on the sale price.
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By adding
Article - Building, Fire, and Related Codes
Section(s) 2-103 (BC § 121.10.5)
Baltimore City Revised Code
(2018 Edition)

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

Baltimore City Revised Code

Article - Building, Fire, and Related Codes

Part II. International Building Code

§ 2-103. City modifications.

The additions, deletions, amendments, and other modifications adopted by the City are as follows:

Chapter 1. Scope and Administration

Section 121 Vacant Building Receiver

121.10.5 Failure to sell. A receiver appointed to sell a vacant building may offer the property for sale to the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City, if the property fails to sell at public auction held in accordance with the provisions that apply to a receiver appointed under Rule 3-722 {“Receivers”} and Title 14, Chapter 300 {“Judicial Sales”} of the Maryland Rules. The sale price shall not exceed the receiver’s expenses in pr...

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