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Landlord and Tenant - Prohibited Lease Provisions - Late Fees for Tenants Receiving Government Benefits

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a landlord from including a certain provision in a residential lease that provides for a penalty for the late payment of rent if the tenant receives a government benefit under certain circumstances; and defining the term "government benefit".
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, Benson, Eckardt, Ferguson, Kagan, Lee, Manno, Muse, Pinsky, Smith, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0580
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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February 1, 2018 9:21 A.M.