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Delegate Lafferty


In the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Stating that the Act seeks to deconcentrate poverty by providing opportunities for tenants utilizing public subsidies to live in neighborhoods other than the neighborhoods in which they are currently and disproportionately residing; expanding the housing policy of the state to include fair housing regardless of source of income; requiring the owner of an apartment complex to rent or make available 15% of the units to persons receiving housing assistance vouchers; prohibiting specified discrimination based on source of income; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Lafferty and McIntosh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0728
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0759 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Human Relations
Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Census -see also- Data; Demographics
Civil Rights Commission
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Indigent Persons
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Leases and Rent
Real Estate -see also- Agents and Brokers
Real Property
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Residency -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Welfare -see also- Social Services
Statutes:Article - State Government
(20-1103, 20-701, 20-702, 20-704, 20-705, 20-707, 20-704.1, 20-705.1)

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.