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SB 1084: Emotional Support Animals

GENERAL BILL by Diaz ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Montford

Emotional Support Animals; Prohibiting discrimination in the rental of a dwelling to a person with a disability or a disability-related need who has an emotional support animal; prohibiting a landlord from requiring such person to pay extra compensation for such animal; prohibiting the falsification of written documentation or other misrepresentation regarding the use of an emotional support animal; specifying that a person with a disability or a disability-related need is liable for certain damage done by her or his emotional support animal, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 2/19/2020 Senate - Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Agriculture (AG)
  2. Innovation, Industry, and Technology (IT)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/2/2019 Senate • Filed
12/13/2019 Senate • Referred to Agriculture; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Rules -SJ 80
1/9/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 01/14/20, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 80
• Favorable by Agriculture; YEAS 4 NAYS 1 -SJ 154
1/15/2020 Senate • Now in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
1/29/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Innovation, Industry, and Technology, 02/03/20, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building --Not Considered
2/5/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Innovation, Industry, and Technology, 02/10/20, 1:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
2/10/2020 Senate • Favorable by Innovation, Industry, and Technology; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 268
• Now in Rules
2/14/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/19/20, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
2/19/2020 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 16 NAYS 0
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading