Summons for unlawful detainer; notice to tenant, adverse employment actions prohibited. (HB1897)

Introduced By

Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Summons for unlawful detainer; notice; adverse employment actions prohibited. Requires any summons for unlawful detainer to include a notice to the tenant that he shall not be discharged from employment, or have any adverse personnel action taken against him, for appearing at an initial or subsequent hearing on such summons, provided that he has given reasonable notice of such hearing to his employer. Read the Bill »


01/15/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee


01/08/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102187D
01/08/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2021Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/15/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/15/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)

Post a Public Comment About this Bill

if you have one

(Limited HTML is OK: <a>, <em>, <strong>, <s>)