HB0851 (CH0704)

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Landlord and Tenant - Military Personnel - Limitation on Liability for Rent

Sponsored by:

Delegate Folden


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 704

Synopsis:Altering the circumstances under which the liability for rent under a lease is limited for a person on active duty with the United States military; limiting the liability for rent of the spouse of a person on active duty with the United States military under specified circumstances; clarifying that the liability of a person on active duty or the spouse of a person on active duty for rent under a lease under specified circumstances may not exceed specified rent, charges, and costs; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Folden, Anderton, Angel, Arentz, Atterbeary, Beidle, Bromwell, Buckel, Carey, Carozza, Cassilly, Davis, Flanagan, Ghrist, Glass, Holmes, Hornberger, S. Howard, Jacobs, Kipke, Krimm, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Metzgar, Miele, W. Miller, Otto, Pena-Melnyk, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Simonaire, Szeliga, Tarlau, Vogt, B. Wilson, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1365 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.