SB 1528: Landlords and Tenants
GENERAL BILL by Torres
Landlords and Tenants; Deleting a provision providing that the failure to pay rent into a registry of the court under certain circumstances constitutes an absolute waiver of certain defenses and entitles the landlord to a certain default judgment, etc.
SB 1084/HB 209 : Emotional Support Animals
Emotional Support Animals; Prohibiting discrimination in the rental of a dwelling to a person with a disability or a disability-related need who has an emotional support animal; prohibiting a landlord from requiring such person to pay extra compensation for such animal; prohibiting the falsification of written documentation or other misrepresentation regarding the use of an emotional support animal; specifying that a person with a disability or a disability-related need is liable for certain damage done by her or his emotional support animal, etc.
SB 274: Residential Tenancies
GENERAL BILL by Rodriguez
Residential Tenancies; Prohibiting a landlord from evicting a tenant or terminating a residential rental agreement because the tenant is a victim of actual or threatened domestic violence, dating violence, sexual violence, or stalking; authorizing a victim of such actual or threatened violence or stalking to terminate a residential rental agreement without penalty by providing written notice of intent to terminate the agreement and to vacate the premises; specifying that a tenant does not forfeit any deposit money or advance rent paid to the landlord for terminating a rental agreement under certain circumstances, etc.
SB 1852: Landlords and Tenants
GENERAL BILL by Rodriguez
Landlords and Tenants; Revising the definition of the term “tenant”; providing requirements for rental agreements; requiring landlords to provide certain information with rental agreements; prohibiting a landlord from evicting a tenant or terminating a rental agreement because the tenant or the tenant’s minor child is a victim of actual or threatened domestic violence, dating violence, sexual violence, or stalking, etc.
HB 1449: Residential Tenancies
GENERAL BILL by Smith, C.
Residential Tenancies; Requires translation of lease into any language demanded by Tenant; gives tenant right of first refusal on any sale; Requires an explanation for refusal to renew tenancy; Prohibits termination of tenancy after without just cause; Tolls eviction proceedings for duration of a national emergency; Requires 30 days notice of rental increases up to 5%, and 3 months notice of rent increases above 5% with mandatory mediation; Deletes requirement for tenant to post rent into the court registry in eviction for non-payment; Prohibits landlord from inquiring into tenant’s crimminal history until tenant has been otherwise approved; Limits application fee to a total of $100 for all applicants to a unit, which must be refunded if unit is not available.
HB 6069: Landlords and Tenants
GENERAL BILL by Eskamani
Landlords and Tenants; Removes requirement that certain money be paid into registry of court.