Town of Forest Heights, MD
Prince George's County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Forest Heights 7-20-2011 by Ord. No. 09-11; amended in its entirety 8-1-2016 by Ord. No. 08-16. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
A. 
Definitions. In this section the following words have the meanings indicated.
FORECLOSED PROPERTY REGISTRY
The foreclosed property registry established by the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation under the Maryland Annotated Code, Real Property Article, § 14-126.1.
REGISTRY LAW
Maryland Annotated Code, Real Property Article, § 14-126.1.
B. 
Authority. The Town is authorized by the Registry Law to enact a local law that imposes a civil penalty for failure to register as required by the Registry Law.
C. 
Failure to register. Failure to register a property located in the Town under the Registry Law is a municipal infraction punishable by a fine of $750.