2009 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 559
Sponsored By:
Delegates Montgomery, Barkley, Beidle, Boteler, Cane, Carr, Feldman, Glenn, Gutierrez, Hucker, Lee, Manno, Riley, F. Turner, V. Turner, and Waldstreicher
Real Property - Restrictions - Clotheslines or Other Laundry Drying Devices


Authorizing a homeowner or tenant to use a clothesline or other laundry drying device on specified property notwithstanding the terms of any contract or other document concerning use of clotheslines; authorizing the governing body of a condominium, homeowners association, or housing cooperative or a landlord to restrict use of clotheslines and other laundry drying devices following an open meeting of affected homeowners or tenants of which advance notice must be provided; specifying an exception; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Cooperative Associations
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Homeowners Associations
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condominiums; Mobile Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Mobile Homes
Nuisances -see also- Noise; Weeds

Bill affects the following Statute:

Real Property
( 14-128.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered