The Stay on Residential Evictions and Foreclosures is lifted in Maryland effective July 25, 2020
Rent Court in Baltimore City is expected to open on the following schedule:
July 20 to August 30, 2020 District Court will hear:
- Rent Escrow Actions only if the City is able to provide inspection.
- Tenant Holding Over Actions
- Warrants of Restitution.
August 31, 2020 to October 4, 2020, the court will hear Failure to Pay Rent Cases.
All Cases for Rent from March 27, 2020 to July 25 must be accompanied by a Declaration of Compliance with the CARES Act (FORM DC-CV113). If such declaration is not filed by July 27, the filing will be dismissed.
The Court’s Order Suspending Evictions and Foreclosures is rescinded as of May 22, 2020.