OR HB2004 | 2017 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-03-02 - Public Hearing scheduled.
Pending: House Human Services and Housing Committee
Hearing: Mar 2 @ 8:00 am in HR F
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibits landlord from terminating month-to-month tenancy without cause except under certain circumstances with 90 days' written notice and payment of relocation expenses. Provides exception for certain tenancies for occupancy of dwelling unit in building or on property occupied by landlord as primary residence. Makes violation defense against action for possession by landlord. Requires fixed term tenancy to become month-to-month tenancy upon reaching specific ending date, unless tenant elects to renew or terminate tenancy. Requires landlord to make tenant offer to renew fixed term tenancy. Repeals statewide prohibition on city and county ordinances controlling rents. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Title

Relating to residential tenancies; declaring an emergency.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-03-02HousePublic Hearing scheduled.
2017-03-02HousePublic Hearing scheduled.
2017-01-17HouseReferred to Human Services and Housing.
2017-01-09HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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