Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices. (SB909)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (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 »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104940D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/25/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB909)
02/05/2018Continued to 2019 in General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2018Left in General Laws and Technology

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1645.

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