Proposed H.B. No. 5733
Session Year 2019
AN ACT REQUIRING THE PAYMENT OF DISPUTED RENT PAYMENTS TO A COURT REGISTRY.
To require that disputed rent payments in a landlord-tenant action be deposited with a court registry and to permit the court to disburse such payments, in whole or in part, to the landlord when the landlord demonstrates to the court that a hardship has been created as a result of the loss of rental income.