MA H1659 | 2015-2016 | 189th General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by H4624


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2016-09-22 - Accompanied a study order, see H4624
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Relative to the representation of a landlord in eviction actions. The Judiciary.

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Affecting landlord’s rights



2016-09-22HouseAccompanied a study order, see H4624
2016-03-16SenateSenate concurred
2016-03-14HouseReporting date extended to Monday May 2, 2016, pending concurrence
2015-05-06JointHearing scheduled for 05/12/2015 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-2
2015-01-20SenateSenate concurred
2015-01-20HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on The Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

H4624 (Replaced by) 2016-09-22 - Discharged to the committee on House Rules
H2197 (Similar To) 2016-09-15 - Accompanied a study order, see H4611
H1658 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706
H1876 (Similar To) 2016-04-21 - Read second and ordered to a third reading
H1660 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706
H1661 (Similar To) 2016-10-24 - Accompanied a study order, see H4706

Massachusetts State Sources

Bill Comments 750