2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Gorsek, Piluso, Power, Hernandez, Senator Dembrow, Gelser, Monnes Anderson|
|Regular Sponsors:||Representative Alonso Leon, Doherty, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Kotek, Malstrom, McLain, Nosse, Rayfield, Sanchez, Smith Warner, Senator Manning Jr, Riley, Taylor (Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to residential tenancies; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Prohibits landlord from terminating month-to-month tenancy without cause after first six months of occupancy except under certain circumstances with 90 days' written notice and payment of amount equal to one month's periodic rent.
Prohibits landlord from terminating month-to-month tenancy without cause after first six months of occupancy except under certain circumstances with 90 days' written notice and payment of relocation expenses] amount equal to one month's periodic rent. Provides exception for certain tenancies for occupancy of dwelling unit in building or on property occupied by landlord as primary residence. Makes violation defense against action for possession by landlord. Requires fixed term tenancy to become month-to-month tenancy upon reaching specific ending date, unless tenant elects to renew or terminate tenancy. Requires landlord to make tenant offer to renew fixed term tenancy. Repeals statewide prohibition on city and county ordinances controlling rents.] Permits city or county to implement rent stabilization program for rental of dwelling units. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Human Services|