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PG/MC 106-12 WITHDRAWN - Washington Suburban Sanitary District – Unpaid Water and Sewer Charges – Collection and Liens
Sponsor Delegation Chairs on behalf of Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
Synopsis For the purpose of altering a provision to authorize, rather than require, the collection of a certain unpaid bill for water and sewer services within the Washington Suburban Sanitary District to be collected against the owner of the property served in a certain manner; providing that if a certain bill for water and sewer services within the District is not paid within a certain time period the charges, interest, and penalties constitute a lien in favor of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission that extends to certain property and rights to property belonging to a certain person or fiduciary estate; requiring the Commission to file a notice of a certain lien with the clerk of the circuit court for the county in which the property is located; providing that, from the date that a certain lien is filed, the lien has the full force and effect of a judgment lien; providing that the provision of this Act that creates a lien in favor of the Commission may not be construed to invalidate an existing contract between the Commission and a municipality located within the Washington Suburban Sanitary District without the consent of the municipality; and generally relating to the collection of and liens for unpaid water and sewer charges in the Washington Suburban Sanitary District.
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House Bill Number HB 894
Bill History
This bill will be acted on in the Montgomery County Delegation first.
Local Action House - Montgomery County Delegation:

12/7/11 - Montgomery County House Delegation Bi-County Bill Hearing - 3rd Floor Hearing Room, Stella Werner Council Office Building, Rockville

7:00 p.m.

  1/5/12 - Assigned to the Bi-County Agencies Committee
  1/30/12 - Bi-County Agencies Committee Meeting - AGENDA - Hold
  3/5/12 - Bi-County Agencies Committee Meeting - AGENDA - Hold
  3/13/12 - WITHDRAWN - No further action will be taken on this bill.
Local Action House - Prince George's County Delegation: 12/3/11 - Prince George's County House Delegation Public Hearing - Queen Anne’s Theater, Prince George’s County Community College, Largo
Local Action Senate - Montgomery County Delegation:  
Local Action Senate - Prince George's County Delegation:  
House Action: 2/9/12 - First Reading Environmental Matters Committee
  3/22/12 - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters Committee - Withdrawn
Senate Action:  
Action After Passage: