2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Gorsek, Piluso, Power, Hernandez|
|Regular Sponsors:||Representative Alonso Leon, Doherty, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Malstrom, McLain, Nosse, Rayfield, Sanchez, Smith Warner, Senator Monnes Anderson (Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to residential tenancies; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Prohibits landlord from terminating month-to-month tenancy without cause except under certain circumstances with 90 days' written notice and payment of relocation expenses.
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. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Human Services and Housing|