[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.]
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.
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.
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.