HB 1028 Accrual of actions in lead hazard or contamination cases.
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Summary as introduced:
Accrual of actions. Provides for a specific accrual of action in the case of any person licensed as a real estate broker, salesperson or rental location agent who documents, in relationship to the relevant property built on or before 1978, (i) disclosure, in compliance with federal law and regulations, of material facts to any prospective purchaser or tenant concerning any lead hazard or contamination, (ii) that he has provided the prospective purchaser or tenant with educational material on the risks of exposure to lead, particularly for children, and (iii) that he has complied with the Essential Practices and Standard Treatments established by the federal Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction and Financing Task Force, any cause of action for lead poisoning brought by such prospective buyer or tenant shall begin to accrue on the day that the prospective buyer or tenant occupies the relevant property.

Full text:
01/24/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 004606736  pdf
02/03/00  House: Committee substitute printed 006119608-H1  pdf

01/24/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 004606736
01/24/00  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/27/00  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 1
02/02/00  House: Reported from General Laws with sub (25-Y 0-N)
02/03/00  House: Committee substitute printed 006119608-H1
02/04/00  House: Read first time
02/07/00  House: Read second time
02/07/00  House: Committee substitute agreed to 006119608-H1
02/07/00  House: Passed by for the day
02/08/00  House: Passed by for the day
02/09/00  House: Read second time
02/09/00  House: Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/09/00  House: Rereferred to General Laws
02/11/00  House: Stricken from docket by General Laws (25-Y 0-N)