Charles County, MD
 
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
The following is a chronological listing of legislation of Charles County adopted since 3-17-2003 when the County began operating as a Home Rule County, indicating its inclusion in the Code or the reason for its exclusion. [Enabling legislation which is not general and permanent in nature is considered to be non-Code material (NCM).] Consult municipal records for the disposition of prior legislation.
Bill No.
Adoption Date
Subject
Disposition
2003-01
3-17-2003
County Commissioners legislative session days
Ch. 27
2003-02
6-2-2003
Massage establishments regulations
Ch. 79
2003-03
6-16-2003
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2003-04
6-17-2003
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2003-05
8-4-2003
Business improvement incentive tax
Ch. 27
2003-06
9-15-2003
Reservation of land for public use
Ch. 278
2003-07
8-4-2003
Sheriff's Office merit system
Ch. 210
2003-08
10-6-2003
Animal regulations
Ch. 230
2003-09
10-6-2003
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2003-10
11-3-2003
Road Ordinance amendment
See Ch. 276
Res. No. 2003-73
11-17-2003
911 fees amendment
Ch. 236 Art. II
2003-12
12-1-2003
Real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2003-13
12-16-2003
Bond authorization for financing of public facilities
NCM
2003-14
1-5-2004
Building Code
Ch. 224
2004-01
3-7-2005
Noise control
Ch. 260
2004-02
7-13-2004
Forest conservation
Ch. 298
2004-03
5-3-2004
Architectural/Engineering services
Repealed by Bill No. 2013-07
2004-04
10-4-2004
Development rights and responsibilities agreements
Ch. 297, Art. XXX
2004-05
8-24-2004
Homeowners' association amendment
Ch. 247
2004-06
8-30-2004
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-01
7-25-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-03
3-21-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-04
1-25-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-05
3-7-2005
Alarm systems amendment
Ch. 216
2005-07
3-14-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-08
5-2-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-09
5-2-2005
Compensation for Commissioners and Treasurer
Chs. 27; 136
2005-10
6-20-2005
Critical Areas Map amendment
NCM
2005-11
1-10-2006
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-12
6-20-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-13
8-29-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-14
8-30-2005
Grants to nonprofit entities
Ch. 175
2005-16
6-20-2005
Homeowners' property tax credit supplements
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2005-17
7-11-2005
Administrative approval for minor for minor subdivision plats
Ch. 278, Art. IV
2005-18
10-3-2005
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2005-19
Not adopted
2005-20
10-3-2005
Water and sewers amendment; cross-connection control
See Ch. 291
2006-01
3-7-2006
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2006-02
Not adopted
2006-03
5-15-2006
County Commissioners amendment; Treasurer amendment
Chs. 27; 136
2006-04
Not adopted
2006-05
5-1-2006
Smoking and tobacco products
Ch. 127
2006-06
6-19-2006
Dogs and other animals amendment
Ch. 230
2006-07
Failed
2006-08
Failed
2006-09
7-26-2006
Zoning regulations amendment
Ch. 297
2006-10
6-5-2006
Grading and sedimentation control amendment
Ch. 244
2006-11
12-4-2006
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2006-12
12-4-2006
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2006-13
12-4-2006
Zoning regulations amendment
Ch. 297
2006-14
12-4-2006
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2006-15
3-7-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2007-01
1-30-2007
Bond
NCM
2007-02
1-30-2007
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2007-03
2-7-2007
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2007-04
2-21-2007
Grants amendment
Ch. 175
2007-05
3-14-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2007-06
4-18-2007
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2007-07
Not adopted
2007-08
9-19-2007
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2007-09
10-16-2007
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2007-10
Not adopted
2007-11
9-26-2007
Building construction
Ch. 224
2008-01
5-7-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-02
5-7-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-03
5-7-2008
Real property transactions
Ch. 265
2008-04
4-16-2008
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2008-05
3-25-2008
Bond
NCM
2008-06
4-23-2008
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2008-07
Not adopted
2008-08
6-18-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-09
7-9-2008
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2008-10
6-17-2008
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2008-11
9-3-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-12
10-22-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-13
10-22-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-14
1-14-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-15
9-17-2008
Cable communications amendment
Ch. 226 (in Code)
2008-15
9-17-2008
Cable communications amendment
Ch. 226
2008-16
1-14-2009
Taxation: real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2008-17
11-5-2008
Scrap metal processors
Ch. 269
2008-18
11-5-2008
Firearms amendment
Ch. 51
2008-19
11-5-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-20
12-3-2008
Contractors: prevailing wage requirements
Ch. 228, Art. I
2008-21
10-22-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-22
11-5-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-23
6-17-2009
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2008-24
12-9-2008
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-25
5-19-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2008-26
1-13-2009
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2009-01
2-10-2009
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2009-02
Alternative work schedule pilot program
Not adopted
2009-03
4-15-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2009-04
7-22-2009
Department of Fiscal and Administrative Services; Treasurer repealer
Ch. 48; Ch. 136, reference only
2009-05
7-22-2009
Taxation: real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2009-06
Zoning amendment (WPRD)
No action taken
2009-07
Number not used
2009-08
9-15-2009
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2009-09
9-2-2009
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2009-10
Number not used
2009-11
11-4-2009
Building construction amendment
Repealed by Bill No. 2010-08
2009-12
11-3-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2009-13
11-3-2009
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
Res. No. 2009-86
11-18-2009
Housing Authority Board articles of organization
Ch. 178, Art. I
2009-14
12-9-2009
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2009-15
1-12-2010
Bond
NCM
2009-16
County Commissioners amendment
Not adopted
2010-01
3-23-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2010-02
4-13-2010
Zoning amendment (Waldorf Activity Center Zones)
Ch. 297
2010-03
Waldorf urban designs study
No bill
2010-04
4-13-2010
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2010-05
4-13-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2010-06
4-13-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2010-07
Number not used
2010-08
4-20-2010
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2010-09
5-18-2010
Ethics repealer; Code of Ethics amendment
Ch. 44, reference only; Repealed by Bill No. 2011-08
2010-10
6-15-2010
Vehicles and traffic: speed monitoring systems in school zones
Ch. 287, Art. III
6-15-2010
Stormwater management
Ch. 274
2010-11
9-7-2010
Noise control amendment
Ch. 260
2010-12
7-13-2010
Zoning amendment (signs)
Ch. 297
2010-13
10-5-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2010-14
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2010-15
2-1-2011
Taxation: real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2010-16
11-9-2010
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2010-17
11-9-2010
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2010-18
Subdivision and zoning amendment
Tabled
2010-19
Subdivision and zoning amendment
Tabled
2010-20
1-11-2011
Taxation: real property tax amendment (credit for Habitat for Humanity homes)
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2011-01
4-5-2011
Sheriff amendment
Ch. 125
2011-02
3-30-2011
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2011-03
Number not used
2011-04
6-15-2011
Homeowners' association amendment
Ch. 247
2011-05
Zoning amendment
Failed
2011-06
6-22-2011
Road Ordinance amendment
See Ch. 276
2011-07
1-10-2012
Animal regulations amendment
Ch. 230, Art. I
2011-08
11-15-2011
Code of Ethics amendment
Ch. 170
2011-09
11-1-2011
Sheriff's office: merit system amendment
Ch. 210, Art. I
2011-10
Number not used
2011-11
6-19-2012
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2011-12
6-19-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2011-13
11-15-2011
Grants amendment
Ch. 175
2012-01
2-28-2012
Vehicles and traffic: snow emergency routes amendment; parking regulations amendment
Ch. 287, Arts. I and II
2012-02
NCM
2012-03
3-20-2012
Nursing scholarship program amendment
Ch. 190
2012-04
5-1-2012
County Commissioners amendment
Ch. 27
2012-05
2-28-2012
Purchasing procedures amendment
Ch. 203
2012-06
4-17-2012
Vehicles and traffic: school bus monitoring cameras
Ch. 287, Art. IV
2012-07
5-1-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2012-08
6-19-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2012-09
10-16-2012
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2012-10
10-16-2012
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2012-11
10-2-2012
Drug Enforcement and Education Special Reserve Fund amendment
Ch. 164
2012-12
12-28-2012
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2013-01
Number not used
2013-02
See Bill No. 2013-04
2013-03
2-26-2013
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2013-04
3-5-2013
Nuisances; public health amendment; Nuisances Board repealer
Ch. 85; Ch. 189, reference only
2013-05
2-12-2013
Bond
NCM
2013-06
3-20-2013
Taxation: real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2013-07
5-22-2013
Architectural/Engineering services repealer; purchasing procedures: general provisions and procedures amendment; minority business policies and procedures
Chs. 153, reference only; 203, Arts. I and II
2013-08
4-13-2013
Hazardous materials
Ch. 245
2013-09
Watershed protection and restoration program
See Bill No. 2013-11
2013-10
5-22-2013
Volunteer fire companies, rescue squads, mobile intensive care units and dive rescue units: Length of Service Award Program amendment
Ch. 54, Art. II
2013-11
6-18-2013
Watershed protection and restoration program
Ch. 275
2013-12
Not enacted
2013-13
6-19-2013
Grading and sedimentation control
Ch. 244
2013-14
7-10-2013
Floodplain management
Ch. 238, Art. II
2013-15
7-30-2013
Dogs and other animals: animal regulations amendment
Ch. 230, Art. I
2013-16
12-3-2013
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2013-17
1-28-2014
Taxation: real property tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. VIII
2013-18
1-7-2014
Human Services Council repealer; Advocacy Council for Children, Youth and Families
Chs. 180, reference only; 147
2014-01
5-6-2014
Self-Insurance Fund repealer
Ch. 209, reference only
2014-02
5-6-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2014-03
6-10-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2014-04
7-8-2014
Car sales
Ch. 227
2014-05
7-22-2014
Taxation: recordation tax credits
Ch. 281, Art. IX
2014-06
7-8-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2014-07
County Commissioners compensation
Not introduced
2014-08
11-18-2014
Agricultural preservation districts amendment
Ch. 215
2014-09
11-18-2014
Zoning amendment
Ch. 297
2014-10
11-18-2014
Zoning Map amendment
NCM
2014-11
11-18-2014
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2014-12
11-18-2014
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2014-13
Loitering
Not adopted
2014-14
Disclosure of confidential information
Not adopted
2014-15
NCM
2014-16
NCM
2014-17
NCM
2014-18
NCM
2014-19
NCM
2014-20
11-18-2014
Deputy Sheriffs' salaries
Declared void by Circuit Court
2015-01
2-24-2015
Floodplain management amendment
Ch. 238, Art. II
2015-02
3-17-2015
Volunteer fire companies, rescue squads, mobile intensive care units and dive rescue units: Length of Service Award Program amendment
Ch. 54, Art. II
2015-03
5-12-2015
Streets, roads and sidewalks amendment
Ch. 276
2015-04
5-12-215
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278
2015-05
6-16-2015
Building construction amendment
Ch. 224
2015-06
6-24-2015
Real property transfer tax
Ch. 281, Art. X
2015-07
12-15-2015
Cable communications amendment
Ch. 226
2016-01
3-15-2016
Zoning regulations amendment
Ch. 297
2016-02
4-19-2016
Sheriff amendment; Sheriff's office: merit system amendment
Ch. 125; Ch. 210, Art. I
2016-03
5-10-2016
Real property transfer tax amendment
Ch. 281, Art. X
2016-04
6-7-2016
Construction, extension and acquisition of water or sewer systems or stormwater management areas amendment; roads and bridges amendment; sewers and drainage systems amendment
Ch. 97, Art. II; Ch. 104; Ch. 122
2016-05
9-13-2016
Clean Energy Loan Program
Ch. 158
2016-06
9-20-2016
Zoning regulations amendment
Ch. 297
2016-07
10-25-2016
Zoning regulations amendment
Ch. 297
2016-08
1-10-2017
Sheriff amendment; Sheriff's office: merit system amendment
Ch. 125; Ch. 210, Art. I
2016-09
1-10-2017
Code of Ethics amendment
Ch. 170
2016-10
1-31-2017
Streets, roads and sidewalks amendment
Ch. 276
2016-11
1-31-2017
Subdivision regulations amendment
Ch. 278