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PUBLIC NOTICE - June 9, 2015

CHR 3-2015 Pawnbrokers & Secondhand Dealers Notice

June 16, 2015 Legislative Session Day
Legislative Session Day June 16, 2015


There will be a Public Hearing on Code Home Rule Bill No. 3-2015 Pawnbrokers and Secondhand Dealers which is AN ACT to add Chapter 120 Pawnbrokers and Secondhand Dealers to the Code of Public Local Laws of Kent County, Maryland. The purpose of this Chapter is to regulate the purchase, sale, record-keeping, and reporting of certain transactions involving used items of value within Kent County Maryland; to prevent the transfer of lost, stolen, or other illegally obtained items not regulated under Article 12, Business Regulation Article, Annotated Code of Maryland; and to enhance the traceability and recovery of lost, stolen, or illegally obtained items.

This hearing will be held on June 30, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Hearing Room, R. Clayton Mitchell, Kent County Government Center, 400 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland.

If you require communication assistance, please contact the County Commissioners’ Office at (410) 778-4600 or visit Maryland Relay at no later than June 26, 2015.

A complete copy of the proposed legislative bill is available in the Commissioners' Office, 400 High Street, Chestertown, MD, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on the County's website at


Sondra Blackiston, Clerk