HB 1546 Liability of landlord; lead-based paint.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Liability of landlord. Provides that persons defined as "agents," (landlords, real estate brokers, salespersons and rental location agents) and property owners or agents responsible for maintenance are not liable for civil damages for lead poisoning in a residential dwelling if the agent has complied with the U.S. Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act, provided literature on lead hazards and disclosed any known lead-based paint or hazard on the property prior to the signing of a contract to lease or purchase.

Full text:
02/09/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 007357736  pdf
03/06/00  Senate: Committee substitute printed 005239736-S1  pdf
03/20/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1546ER)  pdf
05/23/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1071)  pdf

Governor's recommendation

02/09/00  House: Consent to introduce
02/09/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 007357736
02/10/00  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/10/00  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 1
02/11/00  House: Reported from General Laws (24-Y 1-N)
02/13/00  House: Read first time
02/14/00  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/15/00  House: Read third time and passed House (89-Y 5-N)
02/15/00  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (89-Y 5-N 1-A)
02/15/00  House: Communicated to Senate
02/16/00  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/00  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/05/00  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/sub (12-Y 1-N 1-A)
03/06/00  Senate: Committee substitute printed 005239736-S1
03/06/00  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/00  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
03/07/00  Senate: Read third time
03/07/00  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
03/07/00  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 005239736-S1
03/07/00  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 005239736-S1
03/07/00  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (26-Y 13-N)
03/07/00  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (26-Y 13-N)
03/08/00  House: Placed on Calendar
03/09/00  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House (88-Y 9-N)
03/09/00  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (88-Y 9-N 1-A)
03/20/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1546ER)
03/22/00  House: Enrolled
03/22/00  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/00  House: Signed by Speaker
04/10/00  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/19/00  House: Placed on Calendar
04/19/00  House: House rejected Gov's recommendation (7-Y 90-N)
04/19/00  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (7-Y 90-N)
04/19/00  House: Communicated to Governor
05/19/00  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 1071 (effective 7/1/00)
05/23/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1071)