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Human Relations - Discrimination in Housing - Reentry-Into-Society Status

Sponsored by:

Delegate Fennell


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Expanding the housing policy of the State to include providing for fair housing to all citizens regardless of reentry-into-society status; prohibiting a person from refusing to sell or rent a dwelling to any person because of reentry-into-society status; prohibiting a person from discriminating against any person in the terms, conditions, or privileges of the sale or rental of a dwelling because of reentry-into-society status; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Fennell, D. Barnes, Barron, C. Howard, Knotts, Patterson, Platt, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Smith, Tarlau, Valderrama, and Vaughn
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Human Relations
Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Agents and Brokers
Civil Rights Commission
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Elderly Persons
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Real Estate -see also- Agents and Brokers
Statutes:Article - State Government
(20-1103, 20-701, 20-702, 20-703, 20-704, 20-705, 20-707)

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October 24, 2017 4:57 P.M.