96th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB35Sater, David HB 352/9/2011 HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
  0074L.01I - Increases the rent deposit or security deposit that a landlord may demand from two months' rent to three months' rent
HB86McGhee, Mike HB 863/2/2011 Voted Do Pass (H)
  0289L.01I - Authorizes corporations or unincorporated associations to be represented in small claims court by their president or vice-president for any claim of $500 or less for certain actions to remove a tenant
HB403Brandom, Ellen HCS HB 4034/22/2011 Rules - Voted Do Pass (H)
  0303L.02C - Authorizes a landlord to bring an action to remove a tenant without being represented by an attorney and to file a claim in small claims court for the ejectment of a tenant to obtain possession of a premises
HB404Weter, Ray HB 4042/23/2011 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  0901L.01I - Changes the laws regarding security deposits of renters
HB485McCann Beatty, Gail HB 4854/12/2011 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  1432L.01I - Changes the notice requirement to a tenant in a foreclosure action from 10 business days to 90 days
HB486Curls, Shalonn HB 4864/12/2011 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  1430L.01I - Allows a prevailing tenant in a forcible entry action to recover all damages caused by the landlord's exclusion of the tenant from the premises
HB704McCann Beatty, Gail HB 7044/12/2011 Referred: Judiciary (H)
  1773L.01I - Changes the laws regarding inadequate and deficient housing as it relates to landlord-tenant actions
HB748Cross, Gary L. HB 7483/29/2011 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1617L.01I - Specifies that a tenant of residential property who intentionally leaves without paying all current and past rent will be guilty of a class A misdemeanor
HB761Denison, Charlie HB 7613/10/2011 Referred: Utilities (H)
  1760L.01I - Allows landlords to charge lessees separately for water and sewer usage
HB962Kratky, Michele HB 9624/19/2011 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  1519L.01I - Authorizes an income tax credit for certain costs incurred in the renovation of a taxpayer's rented dwelling or residence
SB361Justus, Jolie SB 3613/3/2011 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  1815S.01I - Modifies requirements for notifying tenants of foreclosures, authorizes certain damages for forcible entry, and requires certain damages for withholding security deposits
SB426Lamping, John SB 4263/10/2011 Second Read and Referred: General Laws (S)
  1783S.02I - Requires certain landlords to hold security deposits in federally insured accounts, separate from the landlord's own funds