HB 174: Landlord/Tenant-Foreclosure and Eviction Changes

The Votes

Voting For:

SENATE:  Terry Van Duyn (D), Tom Apodaca (R), Warren Daniel (R), Jim Davis (R), Ralph Hise (R), Dan Soucek (R)

HOUSE: Susan Fisher (D), John Ager (D), Joe Sam Queen (D), Brian Turner (D), Hugh Blackwell (R), Mike Hagar (R), Jonathan Jordan (R), Chuck McGrady (R), Michele Presnell (R), Roger West (R), Chris Whitmire (R)

Voting Against:

none

Not Voting:

House: Josh Dobson (R) excused absence

Summary: HB 174 amends and enhances certain notice requirements and protections for tenants of real properties in foreclosure and allows for purchasers of real property under option contracts to pursue monetary damages separately from summary ejectment proceedings and other amendments to the Homebuyer Protection Act.   Click here for official bill history, bill text, and vote records.

Status: Filed in House, Ref To House Com On Judiciary IV, Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate, Re-ref Senate Com On Judiciary II, Ratified, Signed by Gov. McCrory on 8/5/2015

WNC Legislators sponsoring the bill: 

  • none