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§ 8-905. Informational pamphlet

West's Annotated Code of MarylandReal PropertyEffective: October 1, 2021

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Real Property (Refs & Annos)
Title 8. Landlord and Tenant (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 9. Access to Legal Representation in Eviction Cases (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2021
MD Code, Real Property, § 8-905
§ 8-905. Informational pamphlet
Development of pamphlet
(a) MLSC shall develop an informational pamphlet in both English and other languages MLSC determines appropriate:
(1) Describing the legal rights of tenants and the access to counsel established under this subtitle; and
(2) Providing information on resources available to tenants.
Distribution of pamphlet
(b) A sheriff or constable shall provide a copy of the pamphlet described under subsection (a) of this section in addition to the process served on a tenant, an assignee, or a subtenant in accordance with the following provisions of this article:
(1) An eviction proceeding for a failure to pay rent under § 8-401 of this title;
(2) An eviction proceeding for a tenant holding over under § 8-402 of this title; and
(3) An eviction proceeding for a breach of lease under § 8-402.1 of this title.


Added by Acts 2021, c. 746, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2021.
MD Code, Real Property, § 8-905, MD REAL PROP § 8-905
Current with all legislation from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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