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2016 Regular Session



Ex-Offenders Recidivism Reduction Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate McCray


In the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an authority, to the maximum extent practicable, to provide access to public housing for ex-offenders; requiring an authority to avoid denying the eligibility of an individual based on a misdemeanor conviction or other specified offenses under specified circumstances; and requiring an authority to develop specified guidance regarding eligibility for tenants with a criminal history.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McCray, Carr, Carter, Fraser-Hidalgo, Hayes, Lam, Moon, Platt, and S. Robinson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0547
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
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Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Housing and Community Development

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October 24, 2017 5:04 P.M.