Landlord and tenant; charge for late payment of rent, restrictions. (HB1420)

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

Landlord and tenant; charge for late payment of rent; restrictions. Provides that a landlord shall not charge a tenant for late payment of rent unless such charge is provided for in the written rental agreement, and that no such late charge shall exceed the lesser of 10 percent of the periodic rent or 10 percent of the remaining balance due and owed by the tenant. This bill incorporates HB 1669. Read the Bill »

Status

02/10/2020: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2020Committee
01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102897D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2020Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
01/30/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/30/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 1-N)
02/04/2020Committee substitute printed 20107394D-H1
02/04/2020Incorporates HB1669 (Collins)
02/04/2020Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107394D-H1
02/06/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1420H1
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House (80-Y 20-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Passage (80-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1420H1)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.

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