Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5234
Session Year 2022


To (1) allow landlords to accept damage insurance in lieu of security deposits, (2) permit tenants to conduct a walk-through inspection of the dwelling unit prior to moving in, (3) limit fees a landlord may charge in connection with tenant screenings, (4) require landlords to provide written notice to certain protected tenants of their legal rights regarding evictions, (5) require landlords to provide notice of pending foreclosure actions to current and prospective tenants and allow current tenants to seek a court order appointing a receiver of rents, and (6) require that landlords provide tenants with voter registration forms upon the execution of any lease.

Introduced by:
Housing Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/22/2022(LCO)File Number 591
 4/22/2022Senate Calendar Number 425
 4/22/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/20/2022House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/20/2022House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 4849
 4/4/2022(LCO)File Number 273
 4/4/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/4/2022House Calendar Number 205
 4/4/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/4/2022(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2022(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/04/22 12:00 PM
 3/17/2022(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/15/2022(HSG)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/25/2022Public Hearing 03/01
 2/24/2022Referred to Joint Committee on Housing

Co-sponsors of HB-5234

Rep. Michael A. Winkler, 56th Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Ritter, 1st Dist.
Rep. Hubert D. Delany, 144th Dist.

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