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2012 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations Prior Year Introduction As: SB 643/11 - JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 168
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin, Ramirez, Benson, Conway, Currie, Ferguson, Forehand, Gladden, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Montgomery, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Robey, and Young
Human Relations - Housing Discrimination - Source of Income


Expanding the housing policy of the State regarding the provision of fair housing to include providing for fair housing regardless of source of income; establishing specified qualifications and limitations on the general prohibition against discrimination in housing based on source of income; providing that specified provisions regarding housing discrimination due to a person's source of income do not apply to an assisted rental housing development; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/15 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Bill Ferguson, District 46
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agents and Brokers
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
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

Bill affects the following Statutes:

State Government
( 20-701 , 20-702 , 20-704 , 20-705 , 20-707 , 20-1103 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings
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