Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; fee disclosure statement. (HB967)

Introduced By

Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Elizabeth Bennett-Parker (D-Alexandria), Del. Nadarius Clark (D-Portsmouth), Del. Rozia Henson (D-Woodbridge), Del. Marty Martinez (D-Leesburg), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Irene Shin (D-Herndon), Del. Shelly Simonds (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; fee disclosure statement. Requires landlords subject to the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act to include on the first page of a written rental agreement, in bold, 14-point type, a description of any rent and fees to be charged to the tenant. The bill requires that such rental agreement also contain, in bold, 14-point type: No fee shall be collected unless it is listed below. This bill is identical to SB 405. Read the Bill »


According to the fiscal impact statement, this legislation will not have any fiscal implications or costs. The Department of Housing and Community Development has stated that they have no oversight or administrative obligations regarding the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, and that any updates required by legislative changes can be done using current resources.

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Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24105065D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB967)
01/26/2024Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
02/01/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/01/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
02/06/2024House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/06/2024Reported from General Laws with substitute (10-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Committee substitute printed 24107208D-H1
02/08/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB967H1)
02/08/2024Read first time
02/09/2024Read second time
02/09/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24107208D-H1
02/09/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB967H1
02/12/2024Read third time and passed House (52-Y 48-N)
02/12/2024VOTE: Passage (52-Y 48-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/21/2024Reported from General Laws and Technology (8-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Read third time
02/26/2024Passed Senate (24-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB967ER)
02/29/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB967ER)
02/29/2024Signed by Speaker
03/03/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/08/2024Governor's recommendation received by House
04/08/2024Governor's substitute printed 24109287D-H2
04/17/2024House concurred in Governor's recommendation (52-Y 47-N)
04/17/2024VOTE: Adoption (52-Y 47-N)
04/17/2024Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/17/2024G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/17/2024Reenrolled bill text (HB967ER2)
04/17/2024Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/17/2024Signed by President as reenrolled
04/17/2024Enacted, Chapter 826 (effective 7/1/24)

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