Pending Legislation

The County Commissioners serve both the legislative and executive functions of local government. Below is information on legislation (legislative bills and ordinances) that are currently under consideration by the Commissioners. Questions regarding pending legislation can be referred to the Chief of Staff, Sara Visintainer or 410-479-0660. You can also submit testimony regarding pending legislation by using this form.

Legislative Bill #2017-1, Chapter 137 - Nuisances - Noise - Plainly Audible Standard

The County Commissioners have authorized a public hearing for Legislative Bill #2017-1.  An Act concerning noise nuisances; For the purpose of incorporating standards to address plainly audible noise; By adding to §137-1 and §137-4 of the Code of Public Local Laws of Caroline County, Maryland.

The County Commissioners of Caroline County, Maryland will hold a public hearing on Legislative Bill #2017-1 on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, beginning at 9:30 AM in the County Commissioners Hearing Room #106, Courthouse, 109 Market Street, Denton, Maryland.  All interested persons are encouraged to attend the hearings.  Questions regarding Legislative Bill #2017-1 can be referred to Sara Visintainer, Chief of Staff, via email or by calling 410.479.0660You can also submit testimony regarding pending legislation by using this form.

Persons with a disability needing reasonable accommodation to attend should notify the County Commissioners Office three days prior to the hearing.  



Legislative Bill #2017-2, Chapter 137 - Nuisances - General Public Nuisances

The County Commissioners have authorized a public hearing for Legislative Bill #2017-2.  An Act concerning general public nuisances; For the purpose of providing a process to address the issue of blighted and neglected properties; By adding a new Article VI, §137-116 - §137-26, to the Code of Public Local Laws of Caroline County, Maryland. 

The County Commissioners of Caroline County, Maryland will hold a public hearing on Legislative Bill #2017-2 on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, beginning at 6:15 PM in the County Commissioners Hearing Room #106, Courthouse, 109 Market Street, Denton, Maryland.  All interested persons are encouraged to attend the hearings.  Questions regarding Legislative Bill #2017-2 can be referred to Sara Visintainer, Chief of Staff, via email or by calling 410.479.0660You can also submit testimony regarding pending legislation by using this form.

Persons with a disability needing reasonable accommodation to attend should notify the County Commissioners Office three days prior to the hearing.