SB0167

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Residential Condominiums - Governing Documents - Claims Provisions

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters


Synopsis:Making unenforceable a provision of a declaration, bylaw, contract for sale of a unit, or other instrument made by a developer relating to residential condominiums that purports to shorten the statute of limitations for any warranty claim or other specified claims, purports to waive the application of an accrual date for claims, operates to prevent the filing of a lawsuit or other proceeding within a statute of limitations, or requires the assertion of a claim within a shorter time period than the applicable statute of limitations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Kelley
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0725 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee HearingEnvironmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Arbitration -see also- Mediation
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Condominiums
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Statutes of Limitation
Warranties
Statutes:Article - Real Property
(11-134.1)

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October 24, 2017 1:07 P.M.