GA HB404 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Engrossed on March 2 2023 - 50% progression
Action: 2024-02-13 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 44 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to landlord and tenant, so as to provide for a duty of habitability for certain rental agreements; to provide for an exception to such duty; to provide for an exception to landlord tort liability; to provide for definitions; to provide for notice; to provide for a maximum security deposit amount; to provide for expedited evictions for certain criminal activity; to provide for a short title; to provide for applicability; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Roll Calls

2023-03-02 - House - Passage: House Vote #150 (Y: 168 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2024-02-13SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2024-01-08SenateSenate Recommitted
2024-01-08SenateSenate Taken from Table
2023-03-27SenateSenate Tabled
2023-03-21SenateSenate Read Second Time
2023-03-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2023-03-06SenateSenate Read and Referred
2023-03-02HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2023-03-02HouseHouse Third Readers
2023-03-01HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2023-02-16HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-02-15HouseHouse First Readers
2023-02-14HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments