Bill Summary

Manufactured Home Lot Rental Act; manufactured home park; termination due to sale of park; notice. Provides that where the sale of a manufactured home park is due to a change in the use of all or any part of a manufactured home park by the landlord, including conversion to hotel, motel, or other commercial use, planned unit development, rehabilitation, or demolition, a 180-day written notice is required to terminate the rental agreement. The bill also requires a manufactured home park owner who offers or lists the park for sale to a third party to provide written notice to (i) the Department of Housing and Community Development, which shall make the information available on its website within five days of receipt, and (ii) each tenant of the manufactured home park at least 90 days prior to accepting an offer. The bill provides that tenants who have been evicted from a manufactured home park have 90 days after a judgment has been entered in which to rent the manufactured home to a subtenant, contingent on the subtenant’s making a rental application to the manufactured home park owner within such 90-day period and approval by the home park owner of such rental application from the subtenant.

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Date Action Vote Document
2020-01-30House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)Yea: 7 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2020-01-30House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)Yea: 7 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2020-02-04House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 3-N)Yea: 19 No: 3 Other: 0Document
2020-02-07House: VOTE: Passage (79-Y 21-N)Yea: 79 No: 21 Other: 0Document
2020-02-27Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology (10-Y 0-N 1-A)Yea: 10 No: 0 Other: 1Document
2020-03-02Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)Yea: 39 No: 0 Other: 0Document
2020-03-03Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)Yea: 39 No: 1 Other: 0Document


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Bill History

Date Action
2020-04-06Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0751)
2020-04-06Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 751 (effective 7/1/20)
2020-03-12Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
2020-03-12Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
2020-03-06Signed by President
2020-03-06Signed by Speaker
2020-03-06Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1249ER)
2020-03-03Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
2020-03-03Read third time
2020-03-02Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2020-02-27Reported from General Laws and Technology (10-Y 0-N 1-A)
2020-02-10Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
2020-02-10Constitutional reading dispensed
2020-02-07VOTE: Passage (79-Y 21-N)
2020-02-07Read third time and passed House (79-Y 21-N)
2020-02-06Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1249H1
2020-02-06Committee substitute agreed to 20107393D-H1
2020-02-06Read second time
2020-02-05Read first time
2020-02-04Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 3-N)
2020-02-04Incorporates HB1163 (Lopez)
2020-02-04Incorporates HB1229 (Jenkins)
2020-02-04Committee substitute printed 20107393D-H1
2020-01-30Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
2020-01-15Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
2020-01-08Referred to Committee on General Laws
2020-01-08Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102086D


Name District
Luke TorianHD-052