Bill Summary

Landlord and tenant; renter’s insurance obtained by landlord on behalf of tenants; notice of waiver of subrogation provisions. Requires a landlord that has obtained renter’s insurance coverage on behalf of his tenants to include, as part of the summary of the insurance policy or certificate evidencing the coverage as currently required by law, a statement regarding whether the insurance policy contains a waiver of subrogation provision. The bill provides that any failure of the landlord to provide such summary or certificate, or to make available a copy of the insurance policy, shall not affect the validity of the rental agreement.

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Date Action Vote Document
2019-01-31House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N)Yea: 21 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-02-05House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)Yea: 99 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-02-18Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)Yea: 15 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-02-19Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)Yea: 40 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2019-02-21Senate: Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)Yea: 37 No: 3 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2019-03-14Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0394)
2019-03-14Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 394 (effective 7/1/19)
2019-03-04Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
2019-03-04Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 4, 2019
2019-02-23Signed by President
2019-02-23Signed by Speaker
2019-02-23Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2304ER)
2019-02-21Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)
2019-02-21Read third time
2019-02-20Passed by for the day
2019-02-19Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2019-02-18Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
2019-02-06Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2019-02-06Constitutional reading dispensed
2019-02-05VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
2019-02-05Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2019-02-04Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2304H1
2019-02-04Committee substitute agreed to 19106151D-H1
2019-02-04Read second time
2019-02-03Read first time
2019-01-31Committee substitute printed 19106151D-H1
2019-01-31Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
2019-01-08Referred to Committee on General Laws
2019-01-08Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100281D


Name District
James LeftwichHD-078