- Housing Opportunities Made Equal Act
- Sponsored by
- Senators Smith, Augustine, Beidle, Benson, Carter, Elfreth, Ellis, Feldman, Griffith, Guzzone, Hayes, Hester, Kagan, Kelley, King, Kramer, Lam, Lee, Patterson, Peters, Pinsky, Sydnor, Waldstreicher, Washington, Young, and Zucker
- Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 117
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Expanding the housing policy of the State to include providing for fair housing to all citizens regardless of source of income; stating the Act seeks to deconcentrate poverty by providing additional opportunities for tenants utilizing public subsidies to live in certain neighborhoods; prohibiting a person from refusing to sell or rent a dwelling to any person because of source of income; establishing qualifications and limitations on the prohibition against discrimination in housing based on source of income; etc.
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