Bill Status of HB0847  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  EVICTION MORATORIUM-LIMIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Charles Meier and Michael T. Marron

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Eviction Moratorium Clarification Act. Provides that in any eviction moratorium issued by the Governor through Executive Order or legislation passed by the General Assembly, the moratorium shall not prohibit the eviction of specified individuals. Provides that evictions may be filed, commenced, and enforced against the specified individuals, along with any individuals who otherwise fail to meet the stated requirements of an eviction moratorium. Provides that in a rental or lease agreement in which utility payments are included in the rent payment, the landlord or property manager shall not be responsible for a tenant's portion of a monthly utility payment for a tenant not paying rent who is protected by an eviction moratorium if the utility charges for that tenant are for more than 20% higher usage than any month in the previous year. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/10/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Charles Meier
  2/10/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/2/2021HouseAssigned to Housing Committee
  3/17/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael T. Marron
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee