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HB6

Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices.

Status:
In Senate

Latest Action: Feb. 19, 2020
Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (8-Y 6-N)

Chief Patron:
Jeff Bourne (D)

Session:
2020 Regular Session

Summary

As introduced. Virginia Fair Housing Law; unlawful discriminatory housing practices.

Adds discrimination on the basis of a person's source of income to the list of unlawful discriminatory housing practices. The bill defines "source of income" as any source that lawfully provides funds to or on behalf of a renter or buyer of housing, including any assistance, benefit, or subsidy program, whether such program is administered by a governmental or nongovernmental entity. (Less)
  • Bill History

  • 11/18/2019 - House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100177D
  • 11/18/2019 - House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
  • 01/15/2020 - House: Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
  • 01/27/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB6)
  • 01/30/2020 - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 2-N)
  • 02/04/2020 - House: Committee substitute printed 20107395D-H1
  • 02/04/2020 - House: Reported from General Laws with substitute (14-Y 8-N)
  • 02/04/2020 - House: Incorporates HB357 (Lopez)
  • 02/05/2020 - House: Read first time
  • 02/06/2020 - House: Read second time
  • 02/06/2020 - House: Committee substitute agreed to 20107395D-H1
  • 02/06/2020 - House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB6H1
  • 02/07/2020 - House: Pending question ordered
  • 02/07/2020 - House: Read third time and passed House (61-Y 37-N)
  • 02/07/2020 - House: VOTE: Passage (61-Y 37-N)   Close Floor Vote
  • 02/10/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB6H1)
  • 02/10/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/10/2020 - Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 02/19/2020 - Senate: Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (8-Y 6-N)
  • 02/19/2020 - Senate: Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations