Status Summary

First reading, referred to Housing Stability & Affordability on 1.15.2020. (updated 2.21.2020)

Legislative Session

2020

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Sen. Kuderer

Tenant laws are clarified and revised to provide protections. Clarification is added to reasons for landlords to evict a tenant, and rights of remaining occupants if a tenant has vacated.

Landlords shall not unreasonably withhold approval from any potential occupant. Penalties for violations on behalf of the landlord are outlined. Other sections are amended to include more protections for tenants.