Enrolled House Bill (H)
Authored by: Rep. Jud McMillin
Co-Authors: Rep. Terri Jo Austin, Rep. Heath VanNatter, Rep. P Eric Turner
Sponsors: Sen. Travis Holdman, Sen. Randall Head
  • Rep. Jud McMillin
    Rep. Jud McMillin

    Author

  • Rep. Terri Jo Austin
    Rep. Terri Jo Austin

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Heath VanNatter
    Rep. Heath VanNatter

    Co-Author

  • Rep. P Eric Turner
    Rep. P Eric Turner

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Travis Holdman
    Sen. Travis Holdman

    Sponsor

  • Sen. Randall Head
    Sen. Randall Head

    Sponsor

  • Rep. Jud McMillin
    Rep. Jud McMillin

    Conferee

  • Rep. Linda Lawson
    Rep. Linda Lawson

    Conferee

  • Sen. Travis Holdman
    Sen. Travis Holdman

    Conferee

  • Sen. Richard Young
    Sen. Richard Young

    Conferee

  • Rep. Harold Slager
    Rep. Harold Slager

    Advisor

  • Rep. Heath VanNatter
    Rep. Heath VanNatter

    Advisor

  • Rep. Mara Candelaria Reardon
    Rep. Mara Candelaria Reardon

    Advisor

  • Sen. Randall Head
    Sen. Randall Head

    Advisor

  • Sen. Lonnie Randolph
    Sen. Lonnie Randolph

    Advisor

  • Sen. Rodric Bray
    Sen. Rodric Bray

    Advisor

DIGEST

Regulation of residential rental property. Provides that the owner of a rental unit assessed any fee by a political subdivision pertaining to the rental unit may: (1) notify the tenants of the rental unit of the assessment of the fee; and (2) require the tenants of the rental unit to reimburse the owner for the payment of the fee. (Current law refers to "inspection, registration, or other fee".) Requires fees regarding rental units and rental communities to be deposited in a dedicated fund to for reimbursement of costs actually incurred by the political subdivision relating to the imposition and amount of the fee. Restricts the ... circumstances and conditions in which a political subdivision may require a rental unit's owner or landlord to obtain a permit. Allows an owner of a rental unit to obtain an exemption from a political subdivision's inspection and inspection fee requirements if the rental unit satisfies certain requirements. Allows a political subdivision to impose a penalty for an act constituting a nuisance or ordinance violation. Allows a successful county, city, or town or a successful defendant to recover attorney's fees incurred in a nuisance action. Provides that a political subdivision may assess an annual registration fee. Repeals superseded statutes relating to local regulation of residential landlord and tenant relations.