Lease agreements; late charge. (SB993)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Lease agreements; late charge. Caps the amount of the late charge that a lessor may impose for the failure of the lessee to make timely payment of any periodic rent due under a lease of real property in the Commonwealth at five percent of the amount of the periodic rent due under the lease. The measure requires the late charge to be specified in the lease or rental agreement. A payment is timely if it is made within seven calendar days of the due date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103460D
01/03/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/12/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB993)
01/30/2017Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor with letter (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)