2012 Regular Session


File Code: Real Property
Sponsored By:
Delegates Stocksdale, Aumann, Afzali, Bates, Cluster, Elliott, Frank, Guzzone, Hough, Krebs, McComas, McDermott, W. Miller, Otto, Schulz, Vitale, and Wood
Real Property - Residential and Mobile Home Park Leases - Interest on Security Deposits


Altering from 3 percent to 1 percent the annual interest rate paid on a security deposit under a residential lease after the end of a tenancy, the annual interest rate paid on a security deposit under a residential lease prior to the termination of a tenancy under specified circumstances, and the annual interest rate paid by a mobile home park owner on a security deposit at the end of a tenancy; and terminating the Act in 3 years.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Michael J. Hough, District 3B
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Charles J. Otto, District 38A
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Leases and Rent
Mobile and Manufactured Homes
Security Deposits

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Real Property
( 8-203 , 8-203 , 8A-1001 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Environmental Matters