CS/HB 631: Possession of Real Property
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee ; Edwards-Walpole
Possession of Real Property; Authorizes person with superior right to possession of real property to recover possession by ejectment; provides that person entitled to possession of real property has cause of action to regain possession from another person who obtained possession of real property by forcible entry, unlawful entry, or unlawful detainer; prohibits local government from enacting or enforcing ordinance or rule based on customary use; provides an exception; creates, revises, & repeals related procedural provisions.
Last Action: 2/14/2018 House - CS passed as amended; YEAS 92 NAYS 14 -HJ 586
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 56
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 01/10/18, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall
• Introduced -HJ 56
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 1 -HJ 313
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 307, 308
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 345
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 01/25/18, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 3 -HJ 441
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 441
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/14/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 571
• Read 3rd time -HJ 571
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 571
• Amendment(s) adopted (645239) -HJ 586
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 92 NAYS 14 -HJ 586
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