Bill Summary

Allows a landlord or landlord’s agent to charge an application screening fee as part of the applicant screening process for renting residential property. Limits the amount that may be charged for an application screening fee. Requires the landlord or landlord’s agent to return any unauthorized fee amounts to the applicant.

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Status

Bill Text

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2019-01-18 https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2019/bills/SB249_.HTM

Votes

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Amendments

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Bill History

Date Action
2019-01-22Referred to CPH.
2019-01-18Passed First Reading.
2019-01-18Introduced.

Sponsors

Name District
Mike GabbardSD-020
Breene HarimotoSD-016
Karl RhoadsSD-013
Stanley ChangSD-009
Les IharaSD-010
Donna KimSD-014