HB18-1127 - Residential Landlord Rental Application

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning the rental application process for prospective tenants.

The bill:


  • Limits the fee to cover a landlord's costs for a personal reference check or for obtaining a consumer credit report or tenant screening report;
  • Requires a landlord to provide each prospective tenant with written notice of the landlord's tenant selection criteria and the grounds upon which a rental application may be denied before accepting an application or collecting an application fee; and
  • Requires a landlord to provide a prospective tenant with an adverse action notice if the landlord takes adverse action on a prospective tenant after reviewing the prospective tenant's rental application.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


House Committees

Latest update: March 14, 2018
03/14/2018 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
03/05/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs + Business, Labor, & Technology + Finance
02/26/2018 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/23/2018 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 02/26/2018 - No Amendments
02/22/2018 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee, Floor
02/20/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 02/22/2018 - No Amendments
02/16/2018 - House Second Reading Laid Over to 02/20/2018 - No Amendments
02/12/2018 - House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
01/19/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Finance