Bill Summary

Allows victims of certain crimes to be released from certain lease agreements if documentation is provided to the landlord.

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Became Law


Date Action Vote Document
2019-02-18House: HB 243 HBs FOR THIRD READINGYea: 151 No: 3 Other: 7Document
2019-05-17House: HB 243 HBs WITH SENATE AMENDMENTSYea: 141 No: 3 Other: 16Document
2019-05-17House: HB 243 HBs WITH SENATE AMENDMENTSYea: 139 No: 3 Other: 18Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2019-07-09Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
2019-07-09Approved by Governor (G)
2019-05-29Delivered to Governor
2019-05-29Signed by President Pro Tem (S)
2019-05-29Signed by House Speaker(H)
2019-05-17Truly Agreed To and Finally Passed - AYES: 141 NOES: 3 PRESENT: 0
2019-05-17House Adopts (H) - SCS AYES: 139 NOES: 3 PRESENT: 0
2019-05-17Taken Up
2019-05-17Reported Do Pass (H) - AYES: 9 NOES: 0 PRESENT: 0
2019-05-17Voted Do Pass (H)
2019-05-17Executive Session Completed (H)
2019-05-16Referred: Fiscal Review(H)
2019-05-16Reported to the House with... (H) - SCS
2019-05-16Third Read and Passed (S) - AYES: 32 NOES: 0 PRESENT: 0
2019-05-16SCS Adopted (S)
2019-05-16Taken Up
2019-05-07Placed on Informal Calendar
2019-04-18SCS Reported Do Pass (S)
2019-04-11SCS Voted Do Pass (S)
2019-04-11Executive Session Held (S)
2019-03-28Public Hearing Held (S)
2019-03-26Public Hearing Scheduled (S) - Thursday, March 28, 2019, 9:00am, SCR 1
2019-03-07Second read and referred: Small Business and Industry(S)
2019-02-18Reported to the Senate and First Read (S)
2019-02-18Third Read and Passed (H) - AYES: 151 NOES: 3 PRESENT: 0
2019-02-18Taken Up
2019-02-13Perfected with Amendments (H) - HA 1 adopted
2019-02-13HCS Adopted (H)
2019-02-13Title of Bill - Agreed To
2019-02-13Taken Up
2019-02-11Reported Do Pass (H) - AYES: 9 NOES: 0 PRESENT: 0
2019-02-11Voted Do Pass (H)
2019-02-11Executive Session Completed (H)
2019-02-05Referred: Rules - Administrative Oversight(H)
2019-02-05HCS Reported Do Pass (H) - AYES: 12 NOES: 1 PRESENT: 0
2019-02-05HCS Voted Do Pass (H)
2019-02-05Executive Session Completed (H)
2019-01-29Public Hearing Completed (H)
2019-01-16Referred: Children and Families(H)
2019-01-10Read Second Time (H)
2019-01-09Read First Time (H)
2018-12-14Prefiled (H)


Name District
James NeelyHD-008