SB 1596: Residential Tenancies [EPCC]
GENERAL BILL by Constantine
Residential Tenancies [EPCC]; (THIS BILL COMBINED IN CS/S2730 & S1596) revises definition of "rental agreement"; authorizes landlord to terminate rental agreement & recover liquidated damages for breach of agreement or charge tenant early termination fee, or both, under certain circumstances; provides limit on combined total damages & fee; requires tenant to indicate acceptance of early termination fee or liquidated damages provision in rental agreement, etc. Amends Ch. 83.
Last Action: 4/9/2007 Senate - CS combines this bill with SB 2730 -SJ 00330; CS by Regulated Industries; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00330; Original bill laid on Table, refer to combined CS/SB 2730 (Laid on Table in Senate) -SJ 00330
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 2/12/2007 Senate • Filed
2/28/2007 Senate • Referred to Regulated Industries; Judiciary
3/6/2007 Senate • Introduced, referred to Regulated Industries; Judiciary -SJ 00086
4/4/2007 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 04/09/07, 1:15 pm, 110-S
4/9/2007 Senate • CS combines this bill with SB 2730 -SJ 00330; CS by Regulated Industries; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00330; Original bill laid on Table, refer to combined CS/SB 2730 (Laid on Table in Senate) -SJ 00330
SB 1596, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/12/2007 at 9:00 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Regulated Industries (Post-Meeting) 4/2/2007 (pdf)
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location H 1277 (e1) Patterson Compare Last Action: 5/2/2008 H Veto Message transmitted to Secretary of State
S 2730 (c1) Residential Tenancies [EPCC] Constantine Compare Last Action: 5/1/2007 S Substituted CS/HB 1277 (Vetoed by Governor) -SJ 00739; Laid on Table -SJ 00739
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 4/9/2007 1:15 PM Regulated Industries View Vote Record
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 83.43 Definitions. 83.595 Choice of remedies upon breach by tenant.
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