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SB 234, 86th R.S.
Relating to the right to vacate and avoid residential lease liability following the occurrence of family violence.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/19

Author: Jane Nelson
Sponsor: Geanie W. Morrison
Joint Sponsor: Eddie Rodriguez | Abel Herrero | Joe Deshotel | Thresa "Terry" Meza

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2019, 86th R.S.,ch. 15, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation


HB 919 (Similar)
HB 1209 (Similar)
HB 1629 (Identical)
HB 1663 (Identical)
HB 1912 (Similar)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Introduced (Senate Research Center)

Crimes--Against Persons--General
Family--Family Violence
Property Interests--Landlord & Tenant

House Committee: Business & Industry (Trey Martinez Fischer, Michelle Beckley, Nicole Collier, Drew Darby, Brooks Landgraf, Joe Moody, Tan Parker, Jared Patterson, Hugh Shine)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Joan Huffman, Bryan Hughes, Brian Birdwell, Brandon Creighton, Pat Fallon, Bob Hall, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Jane Nelson, Judith Zaffirini)

Index to Sections Affected

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