2013 Legislative Highlights

The 2013 session of the Maryland General Assembly has ended – with some impressive victories for Maryland’s low-income residents. For PJC highlights from the legislative session, read this year's report and check out the videos below.

Report: 2013 Legislative Highlights

Introduction

HOME Act

Non-judicial (self-help) evictions

Allow tenants to restore utility service when the landlord fails to pay

Lien for unpaid wages

Earned sick and safe time

Just Kids

Civil right to counsel taskforce