Bill Summary

Landlord and tenant law; transient lodging as primary residence for fewer than 90 consecutive days; self-help eviction. Clarifies that the availability of the use of self-help eviction in certain circumstances to the owner of transient lodging shall not preclude such owner from pursuing any civil or criminal remedies under the laws of the Commonwealth. This bill is identical to HB 1227.

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Date Action Vote Document
2018-01-22Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (13-Y 0-N)Yea: 13 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2018-01-24Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)Yea: 40 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2018-01-26Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)Yea: 39 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2018-02-15House: Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)Yea: 22 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2018-02-20House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)Yea: 100 No: 0 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2018-03-02Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0078)
2018-03-02Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 78 (effective 7/1/18)
2018-02-26Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
2018-02-26Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
2018-02-23Signed by President
2018-02-22Signed by Speaker
2018-02-22Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB286ER)
2018-02-20VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
2018-02-20Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
2018-02-20Read third time
2018-02-19Read second time
2018-02-15Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N)
2018-01-31Referred to Committee on General Laws
2018-01-31Read first time
2018-01-31Placed on Calendar
2018-01-26Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
2018-01-25Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB286S1
2018-01-25Committee substitute agreed to 18105619D-S1
2018-01-25Reading of substitute waived
2018-01-25Read second time
2018-01-24Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2018-01-22Committee substitute printed 18105619D-S1
2018-01-22Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (13-Y 0-N)
2018-01-08Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2018-01-08Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103920D


Name District
Lionell SpruillSD-005