2013 Regular Session



Real Property - Landlord Defenses in Nuisance Actions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Weir


In the Senate - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing a defense to any nuisance action brought under State or local law against a landlord if the tenant's actions are the sole basis for the action and specified actions have been taken by the landlord or the District Court in a suit to repossess the premises based on a breach of the lease.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Weir
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0610 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
District Courts
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Nuisances -see also- Noise; Weeds
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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