Bill Summary

Extends the required period for a notice of summary possession from five business days to fifteen calendar days. Requires landlords to provide notice with specified terms to a tenant and enter into mediation with the tenant. Delays when a landlord may seek possession of a dwelling unit if the tenant schedules or attempts to schedule mediation. Requires landlords to provide the notice to mediation centers that offer free mediation for residential landlord-tenant disputes. Restricts when a landlord may exercise these remedies depending on the number of days that have elapsed following the expiration date of the governor’s final eviction moratorium and the amount of rent due. Appropriates funds for the judiciary to contract for mediation services. Repeals 12/31/2022, or one year after expiration of the governor’s final eviction moratorium emergency supplementary proclamation related to the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, whichever is sooner. Effective 5/6/2137. (HD1)

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Status

Votes

Date Action Vote Document
2021-02-12Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection: Passed, With AmendmentsYea: 7 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2021-02-24Senate Judiciary: Passed, With AmendmentsYea: 7 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2021-03-18House Housing: Passed, With AmendmentsYea: 7 No: 0 Other: 1Document

Amendments

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Bill History

Date Action
2021-03-19Passed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Todd excused (1).
2021-03-19Reported from HSG (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1104) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
2021-03-18The committees on HSG recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Nakamura, Hashimoto, Aquino, DeCoite, Ilagan, Kitagawa, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Takumi.
2021-03-16Bill scheduled to be heard by HSG on Thursday, 03-18-21 9:15AM in House conference room 423 Via Videoconference.
2021-03-11Referred to HSG, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 22
2021-03-11Pass First Reading
2021-03-09Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 420) in amended form (SD 2).
2021-03-09Report adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
2021-03-0448 Hrs. Notice 03-09-21.
2021-03-04Reported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 720) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
2021-02-24The committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in JDC were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Rhoads, Keohokalole, Acasio, Gabbard, Kim, Lee, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2021-02-19The committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-24-21 9:45AM; Via Videoconference.
2021-02-18Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2021-02-18Reported from CPN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 384) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2021-02-12The committee(s) on CPN recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPN were as follows: 7 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Chang, Misalucha, Nishihara, Riviere, San Buenaventura, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 0 Excused: none.
2021-02-11The committee(s) on CPN deferred the measure until 02-12-21 9:30AM; CR 229 & Videconference.
2021-02-05The committee(s) on CPN has scheduled a public hearing on 02-11-21 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2021-02-01Referred to CPN, JDC.
2021-01-29Passed First Reading.
2021-01-27Introduced.

Sponsors

Name District
Sharon MoriwakiSD-012
Bennette MisaluchaSD-016
Michelle KidaniSD-018