ST. MARY'S COUNTY
http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/
COUNTY SEAT: Leonardtown 20650
Listing updated by Barb Speyser, Department of Legislative Services Library


CODE:
Code of St. Mary's County - State of Maryland
Online: http://www.municode.com/Resources/gateway.asp?pid=13613&sid=20
Published: 2002
Cost: $90.00 (Code with binder)
Supplemented: Annually (1st supplement not yet published as of 12/5/2003)
Cost: $78.00 per year
To order:
Check payable to:
Municipal Code Corporation
And mail to:
Municipal Code Corporation
P.O. Box 2235
Tallahassee, FL 32316
Telephone: 800-262-2633

Superseded edition(s):
1978
1965


BUILDING CODE:
Online: http://lhi5.umbc.edu/dhcd/amendments/bcode/StMarys02.htm
Published as:
St. Mary's County Ordinance No. 2002-10 (effective 4/1/2002)
International Building Code(2000)
International Residential Code for One-and-Two-Family Dwellings (2000)
County Code Reference: §§203-11 through 203-15
For information:
Dave Chapman
Department of Land Use and Growth Management
P.O. Box 653
Leonardtown, MD 20650
Telephone: 301-475-4200, ext 1500

Superseded edition(s):
BOCA National Building Code (1993) and CABO One- and Two- Family Dwelling Code (1992)
County Code Reference: §203-11]


SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE:
Online: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/planzone/docs/subdivisionordinanceammended5-25-04.pdf
Published: 2002
Cost: $6.00 but does not include future supplements. No postage
Supplemented: Irregularly (most recent amendment 5/13/2004)
To order: Check payable to:
St. Mary's County Commissioners
Mail to: St. Mary's County
Department of Land Use and Growth Management
P.O. Box 653
Leonardtown, MD 20650
Telephone: 301-475-4200, ext 1500 (Dave Chapman)
NOTE: A single CD containing the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Maps is for sale for $100.00. Contact: Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management, 301-475-4200, ext 1500.

Superseded edition(s):
1984
1978
1974
1969


COMPREHENSIVE ZONING ORDINANCE (5/13/2002, AMENDED THROUGH 8/12/2005):
Online: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/planzone/docs/czo-amended-8-12-05complete.pdf
Published: 2002
Cost: $20.00 for Zoning Ordinance as is; $25.00 for Zoning Ordinance plus all future updates. No postage
Supplemented: Irregularly (most recently amended 11/14/2003)
To order: SEE Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: (301) 475-4200, ext 1500 (Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management)
NOTE: A single CD containing the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan, and Zoning Maps is for sale for $100.00.
Contact Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management 301-475-4200, ext 1500

Superseded edition(s):
1990
1987
1980
1978
1974


COMPREHENSIVE PLAN (Quality of Life in St. Mary's County - A Strategy for the 21st Century)
Online: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/planzone/docs/CompPlanamendedMarch03.pdf
Published: 2002
Cost: $15.00
Supplemented: Most recently amended 3/24/2003
To order: See Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 301-475-4200, ext 1500 (Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management)
NOTE: A single CD containing the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance, Comprehensive Plan, and Zoning Maps if for sale for $100.00.
Contact: Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management 301-475-4200, ext 1500

Superseded edition(s):
1990
1974


OTHER CONSTRUCTION-RELATED CODES:

BOCA National Energy Conservation Code, 1984 and any subsequent revisions
County Code References: §219-1

Maryland State Plumbing Code
County Code Reference: §250-3

National Electrical Code (NFPA 70), 1999
County Code References: §§217-1 through 217-9

Minimum Livability Code
County Code Reference: §§236-1 through 236-18


OTHER PUBLICATIONS:

Links to various St. Mary's County documents and forms:
http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/Formsanddocuments.asp

Alcohol Beverage Board Rules and Regulations
Online: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/docs/alcoholbdcompleterules&regs.pdf

Comprehensive Water and Sewerage Plan (March, 2003)
Online:
With maps: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/planzone/docs/CWSP03.pdf (large file)
Without maps: http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/planzone/docs/CWSP03sansmaps.pdf

Cost: $25.00
To order: SEE Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 301-475-4200, ext 1500 (Dave Chapman)

Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Program included in Zoning Ordinance and not sold separately

Zoning Maps
Cost: $100.00 (set); $1.25 (single map)
To Order: SEE Subdivision Regulations
Telephone: 301-475-4200, ext. 1500 (Dave Chapman)
NOTE: A single CD containing the Subdivision Ordinance, Zoning Ordinance,Comprehensive Plan, and Zoning Maps is for sale for $100.00. Contact: Dave Chapman, Department of Land Use and Growth Management, 301-475-4200, ext. 1500.

Comprehensive Land Use Plan, (1982 reprint)

Comprehensive Land Use Plan,
1978

Critical Area Ordinance

Ethics Ordinance (Ord. 2001-23)
http://www.co.saint-marys.md.us/ethics/Ethics_Ordinance_Final.PDF

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