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Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Some Builders Scramble To Be Grandfathered Under New Septics Law

In some counties, homebuilders and developers are scrambling to get percolation tests down by July 1 so they can be grandfathered in under the new law that restricts use of septic systems for major subdivisions in Maryland. That’s a “natural” outcome of the bill that stirred intense controversy and opposition in the General Assembly, Planning Secretary Richard Hall told

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Anonymous said...

They've over built this area so much causing water well failures.

Anonymous said...

I've said it before. O'Malley is using this Septic smokescreen to shut out local builders in favor of "fully licensed" builders that meet the requirements of the septic law.