HB 1242 Broker's liens.
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Broker's liens. Provides that a purchaser acquiring fee simple title to commercial real estate and having actual knowledge of terms of a lease agreement which provide for the payment of brokerage fees due and payable to a real estate broker shall be liable for payment thereof, regardless of whether the real estate broker has perfected the lien in accordance with this chapter. The bill excludes from the term "purchaser" a trustee under or a beneficiary of a deed of trust, a mortgagee under a mortgage, a secured party or any other assignee under an assignment as security, or successors, assigns, transferees or purchasers from such persons or entities.

Full text:
01/26/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 989026146  pdf
02/10/98  House: Printed as engrossed 989026146-E  pdf
03/09/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1242ER)  pdf
04/27/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0617)  pdf

House amendments

01/26/98  House: Presented & ordered printed 989026146
01/26/98  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/28/98  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 1
02/05/98  House: Reported from General Laws with amd. (21-Y 3-N)
02/06/98  House: Read first time
02/09/98  House: Read second time
02/09/98  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/09/98  House: Passed by for the day
02/10/98  House: Read second time
02/10/98  House: Amendment by Mr. Cantor agreed to
02/10/98  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/10/98  House: Printed as engrossed 989026146-E
02/11/98  House: Read third time and passed House (96-Y 2-N)
02/11/98  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 2-N)
02/11/98  House: Communicated to Senate
02/12/98  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/98  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/25/98  Senate: Reported from General Laws (15-Y 0-N)
02/26/98  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/98  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/98  Senate: Read third time
02/27/98  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/98  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
03/09/98  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1242ER)
03/16/98  House: Enrolled
03/16/98  House: Signed by Speaker
03/17/98  Senate: Signed by President
04/15/98  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 617 (effective 7/1/98)
04/27/98  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0617)