Md. Lawmakers Unveil Recommendations to Avert Housing Evictions

News Story (Maryland)

Leckrone Bennett
Maryland Matters
July 27, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Housing: Eviction

Organizations mentioned/involved: Public Justice Center (PJC)


With an “onslaught” of eviction filings expected in the coming months, a group of Maryland lawmakers released recommendations Monday on how to avert a housing crisis. Members of a Maryland Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee workgroup urged other lawmakers and state officials to take steps to keep an estimated 292,000 Marylanders from losing their homes.