Manufactured (Mobile) homes are governed by the U.S. Housing and Community
Development Act of 1974, which provides that preemptive national standards for
the design and construction of manufactured homes shall be developed and administered
by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Approval of mobile
home inspection agencies and mobile home plans is also now a responsibility
of HUD or its agent. Maryland Regulation 05.02.04.15 does, however, cover the
functions of the Department as a State Administrative Agency under HUD programs.
The following are Maryland regulations related to Manufactured/Mobile Homes: