98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Bills Indexed by Subject
LANDLORDS AND TENANTS

BillSponsor Bill StringDate/Last Action
 Bill Information
HB1439Mims, Bonnaye HB 14394/19/2016 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  4883H.01I - Requires an out-of-state person owning property in this state to have such property managed by a management company located in this state if the property is intended to be rented by another person
HB1442Mims, Bonnaye HB 14424/12/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  4875H.01I - Exempts rental security deposits from attachment and execution in a bankruptcy proceeding
HB1748Lynch, Steve HB 17484/12/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  5073H.01I - Allows a corporation to initiate and appear in an eviction proceeding without an attorney
HB1861Cross, Gary L. HB 18613/29/2016 Reported Do Pass (H)
  5056H.01I - Specifies that an individual who has been evicted from a rental property must have written permission from the owner of the property to be on the premises in the future
HB1862Cross, Gary L. SS SCS HCS HB 18627/14/2016 Delivered to Secretary of State (G)
  5060S.06T - Modifies provisions relating to landlord-tenant law
HB1912Hinson, Dave SCS HCS HB 19125/10/2016 Placed on Informal Calendar
  5160S.08C - Changes the law regarding erection of public buildings so that county commissions no longer need to appoint superintendents for that purpose
HB1970Anderson, Sonya HB 19704/4/2016 Public Hearing Completed (H)
  5048H.01I - Prohibits a municipality or utility company from holding an owner of a premises liable for the occupant's delinquent utility payments
HB1991Norr, Charlie HB 19914/12/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  5455H.01I - Requires landlords with 20 or more rental units to place security deposits in escrow bank accounts
HB2318Cross, Gary L. HB 23185/13/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  5457H.03I - Provides that no person or entity that rents or leases real property shall be required to obtain a business license by any political subdivision of the state
HB2520Lichtenegger, Donna HB 25204/12/2016 Referred: Civil and Criminal Proceedings
  6456H.01I - Requires landlords with 20 or more rental units to place security deposits in escrow bank accounts
HB2662Burlison, Eric HB 26624/20/2016 Referred: Select Committee on State and Local Governments
  6735H.01I - Establishes the “Short Term Rental Freedom Act” which prohibits political subdivisions from enacting or enforcing an ordinance prohibiting or unreasonably restricting residential dwelling rentals.
HB2706Kratky, Michele HB 27065/13/2016 Referred: Ways and Means
  6806H.01I - Authorizes an income tax credit for certain costs incurred in the renovation of a taxpayer's rented dwelling or residence