SB 989 Duties of real estate brokers and salespersons.
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Summary:
Duties of real estate brokers and salespersons. Creates a new article in Title 54.1 that establishes the duties of real estate brokers and salespersons to sellers, buyers, landlords, and tenants and defines the types of brokerage relationships that may be undertaken and their duration. The bill also requires written disclosure of certain information pertaining to property that is the subject of the real estate transaction and expressly abrogates the common law of agency relative to the duties of real estate brokers and salespersons in real estate transactions.

Full text:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD3641733  pdf
01/31/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD3641733-E  pdf
02/20/95  House: Committee substitute printed LD2896200-H1  pdf
03/02/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB989ER)  pdf
04/13/95  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB989ER)  pdf
04/19/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD3641733
01/23/95  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/27/95  Senate: Reported from General Laws with amds. (14-Y 0-N)
01/30/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/30/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Read second time
01/31/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
01/31/95  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
01/31/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD3641733-E
01/31/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (39-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/95  Senate: Communicated to House
02/02/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/95  House: Read first time
02/03/95  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/07/95  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 4
02/20/95  House: Reported from General Laws with sub. (20-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  House: Committee substitute printed LD2896200-H1
02/21/95  House: Read second time
02/22/95  House: Read third time
02/22/95  House: Committee substitute agreed to LD2896200-H1
02/22/95  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. LD2896200-H1
02/22/95  House: Passed House with substitute (Block Vote) (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/23/95  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: Rec. of House sub. agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (40-Y 0-N)
03/02/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB989ER)
03/07/95  Senate: Enrolled
03/08/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/27/95  Senate: Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/05/95  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/05/95  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT GOV. RECOMMEND. (40-Y 0-N)
04/06/95  House: House concurred in Gov's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/06/95  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
04/06/95  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/06/95  Senate: Reenrolled
04/06/95  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/06/95  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/06/95  House: Enacted, Chapter 813 (effective 10/1/95)
04/13/95  Senate: Reenrolled bill text (SB989ER)
04/19/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)