Bill Summary

Requires landlords to allow tenants to pay rent up to three business days after eviction order or lockout is executed and accept rent payments by any means.

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Bill Text

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Date Action Vote Document
2019-06-03Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee: Reported with AmendmentsYea: 4 No: 1 Other: 0Document
2019-06-10Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final PassageYea: 34 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-06-17Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee: Reported FavorablyYea: 6 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-12-16Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final PassageYea: 69 No: 6 Other: 0Document
2019-12-16Assembly Floor: Substitute for A5493 (Voice Vote)Yea: 0 No: 0 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2020-01-13Approved P.L.2019, c.316.
2019-12-16Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (69-6-2)
2019-12-16Substituted for A5493 (1R)
2019-06-17Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading
2019-06-13Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee
2019-06-10Passed by the Senate (34-0)
2019-06-03Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
2018-10-18Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee


Name District
Brian StackSD-033
Raj MukherjiHD-033
Verlina Reynolds-JacksonHD-015