Charles County, MD — Have an idea for a State law or a suggestion for a change to existing laws? 

Any citizen, group, or organization can submit legislative proposal or suggestion for revision or amendment to an existing State law. Just send a written request to Office of the County Attorney at the address below by August 19, 2019:

2020 Legislative Request
Office of the County Attorney
200 Baltimore Street
La Plata, MD 20646

Your ideas will be published to BoardDocs and then presented to the County Commissioners at a public hearing on September 10. Those submitting ideas are asked to attend to briefly explain their proposal and answer any questions the Commissioners may have.

All proposals will be  reviewed by the County Commissioners at a work session on Tuesday, Sept. 24.  They’ll decide which of the suggestions to include in the County Commissioners’ 2020 State Legislative Package and forwarded to the Charles County Delegation in October.

For more information, contact the Office of the County Attorney at 301-645-0555.