Fair Housing Law; exemptions, tenant's source of funds. (HB1097)

Introduced By

Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fair Housing Law; exemptions; tenant's source of funds. Exempts an owner that, individually or through a business entity, owns more than a 10 percent interest in more than 10 rental dwelling units in the Commonwealth from the provisions of the Fair Housing Law that prohibit discrimination against a person based on such person's source of funds. Current law exempts owners that own more than 10 percent interest in more than four rental dwelling units in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101363D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/21/2022Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
01/27/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1097)
01/27/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/03/2022Failed to report (defeated) in General Laws (10-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)