2007 Regular Session


File Code: Human Relations Prior Year Introduction As: HB 932/04 - ENV
Sponsored By:
Senators Lenett, Britt, Conway, Jones, Muse, Pugh, Robey, and Rosapepe
Housing - Discrimination Based on Source of Income - Prohibitions


Altering the housing policy of the State to provide for fair housing to all citizens regardless of source of income; establishing specified qualifications and limitations on the general prohibition against discrimination in housing based on source of income; making it unlawful to refuse to sell or rent a dwelling to any person because of source of income; making it unlawful to discriminate against any person in the terms, conditions, or privileges of sale or rental of a dwelling because of source of income; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Gwendolyn Britt, District 47
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agents and Brokers
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Real Estate -see also- Agents and Brokers

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - 49B Human Relations Commission
( 19 , 20 , 20 , 20 , 21 , 22 , 23 , 37 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered