Bill Summary

Authorizing a tenant who is a victim of domestic violence or a victim of sexual assault to terminate a residential lease under specified circumstances; requiring a specified tenant to provide specified written notice to terminate a lease to the landlord; requiring a tenant who provides specified written notice to vacate the leased premises within 30 days of providing the notice; establishing the tenant’s responsibilities for rent if the tenant terminates a lease under the Act; etc.

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Became Law


Date Action Vote Document
2010-04-05Third Reading Passed Yea: 46 No: 0 Other: 1Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2010-05-04Approved by the Governor
2010-04-08Third Reading Passed (140-0)
2010-04-08Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate McIntosh) Adopted (139-1)
2010-04-08Second Reading Passed
2010-04-08Favorable Report Adopted
2010-04-12Favorable Report by Environmental Matters
2010-04-12Re-referred Environmental Matters
2010-04-02First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2010-04-10Returned Passed
2010-04-05Third Reading Passed (46-0)
2010-04-04Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2010-04-04Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
2010-04-08Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
2010-02-10Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
2010-02-04First Reading Judicial Proceedings


Name District
Lisa GladdenSD-041