MONTGOMERY COUNTY
http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/
COUNTY SEAT: Rockville 20850
Listing updated by Janet Camillo, Montgomery County Circuit Court Library


CODE:
Online: http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=amlegal:montgomeryco_md_mc
Montgomery County Code 1994 (Official title - 1994 Montgomery County Code)
Published: Print; CD-ROM and online
4 volumes including zoning ordinance and supplements
Cost: Print: $500.00; CD-ROM: $250.00
Supplemented: Print: monthly (January-June); CD-ROM: Quarterly
CD-ROM $78.00
To order: Check payable to:
County Attorney’s Office
And mail to:
County Attorney
Executive Office Building
Attn: Sharon Gemperle
101 Monroe Street, 3rd Floor
Rockville, MD 20850
Telephone: Sharon Gemperle, County Attorney’s Office, 240-777-6753

Superseded edition(s)
:
1982
1980
1972-1977
1965
1960
1955
1950
1947
1939
1930
1912

CHARTER
Part of the Code: http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=amlegal:montgomeryco_md_mc

SUBDIVISION REGULATIONS:
Chapter 50 of the County Code and can be ordered separately.
Published: 1994
Cost: $50.00
Supplemented up to date of purchase only
Order: SEE CODE

CODE OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY REGULATIONS (COMCOR):
Online: http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=amlegal:montgomeryco_md_mc
2 volume set of Montgomery County Executive Regulations
Published: 2003
To Order: SEE Code
Cost: $200.00 print; $100.00 CD-ROM

ZONING REGULATIONS:
Online: http://www.amlegal.com/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&vid=amlegal:montgomeryco_md_mc
Chapter 59 of the County Code and can be ordered separately.
Published: 1994
To Order: SEE Code
Cost: $200.00 print; $100.00 CD-ROM
Supplement: Print - monthly; CD-ROM - quarterly

Superseded edition(s):
1988
1983
1972 with 1975 amendments
1958

BUILDING CODE:
ICC International Building Code (2003) (Code calls for latest edition and amendments)
County Code Reference §8-13
To Order: International Code Council - http://www.iccsafe.org
Cost: $96.00 Loose-leaf; $86.00 Softbound

Superseded code(s):
BOCA National Building Code (1996) and CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code(1998)


OTHER CONSTRUCTION-RELATED CODES:

National Electrical Code
County Code Reference: §17-2, §17-3

Fire Safety Code

NFPA Standards (selected from National Fire Codes) Not listed because of their large number
County Code reference: §22-14
To Order: National Fire Protection Association International
470 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02010
Telephone: 1-800-344-3555 or 1-617-770-3000
Internet: http://www.nfpa.org


OTHER PUBLICATIONS:

Montgomery County Register

Supplemented: Monthly
Cost: Free
To Order: Send a request to be placed on the mailing list to:
Executive Regulation Process Manager
Office of the County Executive
Executive Office Building, 2d floor
101 Monroe Street
Rockville, MD 20850

Charter
Single copies free by sending a self-addressed, stamped, business envelope to:
Office of Public Information
101 Monroe Street, 4th floor
Rockville, MD 20850

Montgomery County Council Legislation

Online: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/csltmpl.asp?url=/Content/Council/legislation.asp
To Order:
County Council Office
101 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

Other Information Available from the County:

-Special Taxing area Laws and Regulations
-Council Rules of Procedure
-Board of License Commissioners Rules and Regulations
-Zoning Amendment Procedures
-Personnel Regulations
-Board of Appeals Rules of Procedure
-Human Relations Commission Regulations
-Landlord-Tenant Affairs Commission Regulations
-Board of Health Resolutions
-Development Plans

1979 County Council Bills

Comprehensive Ten Year Water and Sewerage Plan FYs 1975-84, April 1974

Department of Police Field Operations Manual

Laws of Montgomery County, [(year)-(year)]

Laws of the Washington Suburban Sanitary District


Montgomery County Public Schools Policies and Regulations, 1998

Personnel Regulations
Superseded edition(s): 1994, 1988

Practice and Procedure Manual

Rules and Regulations of the Montgomery County Board of License Commissioners

Sanitary District Code, 1970

Zoning Ordinance of the Maryland - Washington Regional District in Montgomery County, 1973 with 1974 amendments


MUNICIPAL PUBLICATIONS

CITY OF GAITHERSBURG:
Code
Online: http://www.municode.com/services/mcsgateway.asp?sid=20&pid=10822
Gaithersburg City Code - One volume loose-leaf includes Zoning Ordinance
Published: 1998
Cost: $182.00 print or CD-ROM
Supplement: Approximately once a year at a cost of $104.00 in print or electronically.
To Order:
Municipal Code Corporation
P.O. Box 2235
Tallahassee, FL 32316-2235
Telephone: 850-576-3171


Building Code
Consists of 2000 International Building Code/2000 International Residential Code/2000 International Mechanical Code
Municipal Code Reference: Chapter 5

Superseded code(s):
BOCA National Building Code, 1993, plus local amendments (City Ordinance 021-95); and CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code,
1989, plus local amendments (City Ordinance 015-92), Chapter 5 of the City Code


Zoning Ordinance
Gaithersburg Zoning Ordinance (Chapter 24 of the Code)
Cost: $78.00
Supplement Service: $52.00
To Order: SEE Code


OTHER BUILDING-RELATED CODES


City Building, Electrical & Fire Code
Online: http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/poi/default.asp?POI_ID=466&TOC=107;83;383;466;

2002 National Electrical Code (National Fire Protection Association http://www.nfpa.org) with local amendments
Online: http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/poi/default.asp?POI_ID=466&TOC=107;83;383;466;

Fire Code
Online: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/mc/services/dfrs/firecode/docs.html

City Smoke Detector Ordinance
Online: http://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/poi/default.asp?POI_ID=735&TOC=107;83;383;466;735;


CITY OF ROCKVILLE
CODE:
Online:http://www.rockvillemd.gov/government/citycode.htm
Code of the City of Rockville
Published: 1990
Cost: $275.00
Supplement: Approximately one supplement a year
Cost: $93.60
To order:
Municipal Code Corporation
P.O.Box 2235
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Telephone: 850-576-3171
Code Information: Contact Brenda Bean 301-309-3310


BUILDING CODE
Available from the International Code Council http://iccsafe.org

BOCA National Building Code, 1996
- Code Reference: Chapter 5-86
CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code, 1995
- Code Reference Chapter 5-101
National Electrical Code, 1996
-Code Reference: Chapter 5-111
BOCA National Energy Conservation Code, 1996
- Code Reference: Chapter 5-161
ICC International Mechanical Code, 1996
- Code Reference: Chapter 5-216
ICC International Plumbing Code, 1997
- Code Reference: Chapter 5-231
BOCA National Property Maintenance Code, 1996
- Code Reference: Chapter 5-286


ZONING REGULATIONS

Published: SEE Code. Also available in the Code as Chapter 25.
Cost: $30.00
Supplement: Yes
Cost: $15.00 per year
To Order: SEE Code


OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Charter, 1960 (Included in Code)

Master Plan, Rockville, Maryland, 1970
Online: http://www.rockvillemd.gov/masterplan

OTHER MUNICIPALITIES

Brookeville
http://www.townofbrookevillemd.org/
5 High Street
Brookville, Maryland
301-570-4465

Zoning Ordinance : http://www.townofbrookevillemd.org/ordinance_zone.html
Subdivision Ordinance : http://www.townofbrookevillemd.org/ordinance_sub.html


Chevy Chase
4301 Willow Lane
Chevy Chase, Maryland
301-654-7144
Code, 1990
Online: http://www.municode.com/resources/gateway.asp?pid=12209&sid=20
Published: Municipal Code Corporation
Supplemented: Online through supplement #3 (1999)

Chevy Chase Village
5906 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, Maryland
301-654-7300

Code 2002
Chevy Chase Village Code: 1984-1991, Municipal Code Corporation

Friendship Heights
Village of Friendship Heights
4433 South Park Avenue
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815
301-656-2797
Regulations http://users.erols.com/friendshiphtsvillage/PDFs/Revised Regulations.pdf

Garrett Park
4600 Waverly Avenue
Garrett Park, Maryland
301-933-7488
Code, 1985, Institute for Government Service, University of Maryland

Glen Echo
6106 Harvard Avenue
Glen Echo, Maryland 20812
Code: In the revision process by the Institute for Government Service, University of Maryland. The proposed and final versions can be found online at:
http://www.glenecho.org/ordinances

Kensington
3710 Mitchell Street
Kensington, Maryland
301-949-2424
Charter: online http://www.tok.org/government/charter.php
Code of Ordinances : http://www.tok.org/government/code.php

Poolsville
19710 Fisher Avenue
Poolsville, Maryland
301-428-8927
Code, 1982, Municipal Code Corporation

Takoma Park
http://207.176.67.2/index.html
7500 Maple Avenue
Takoma Park, Maryland
301-891-7100
Charter: http://207.176.67.2/clerk/charter/charter.pdf
Council Ordinances: http://207.176.67.2/clerk/ordinances/index.html

Washington Grove
http://www.washingtongrovemd.org/
300 Grove Avenue
Washington Grove, Maryland
301-926-2256
Town Charter: http://www.washingtongrovemd.org/official/charter.html
Ordinances : http://www.washingtongrovemd.org/official/ordinances/index.html
Zoning Standards: http://www.washingtongrovemd.org/official/stds.html
Master Plan Index: http://www.washingtongrovemd.org/official/mp-int.html

Other cities and towns in Montgomery County have or are planning to put some of their local ordinances on-line. Search the name of the town or go to "government" and "community links" at the Montgomery County web site http://www.Montgomerycountymd.gov/ to see local code information as it becomes available.