View from Annapolis - Veto Edition

Sometimes, a bill can pass yet still fail. Such is the fate of the unlucky legislative initiatives which make it all the way through the General Assembly only to receive a Gubernatorial veto.


Among the 18 policy vetoes issued on May 27 were two landlord-tenant bills tracked by Maryland REALTORS®.



IS ALL OF YOUR ADVERTISING COMPLIANT WITH THE LAW?

The Maryland Real Estate Commission is attempting to better enforce ALL advertising compliance with the law, this includes digital as well so that no advertising is misleading to the public.  Most recently, March 7th, in an effort to clarify this for ALL advertising the Commission finalized the regulation “Relations to the Public,” specifically as it pertains to digital advertising and detailed below with an explanation – also known as the one-click rule (Md. Code Regs. 09.11.02.01).  It also provides additional guidance on team advertising.