Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. (HB1645)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. Adds discrimination on the basis of a person's source of income to the list of unlawful discriminatory housing practices. The bill defines "source of income" as any source that lawfully provides funds to or on behalf of a renter or buyer of housing, including any assistance, benefit, or subsidy program, whether such program is administered by a governmental or nongovernmental entity. Amends § 36-96.1, § 36-96.1:1, § 36-96.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

11/27/2018: Awaiting a Vote in the Rules Committee

History

DateAction
11/27/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100302D
11/27/2018Committee
11/27/2018Referred to Committee on Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB909.

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