This bill seeks to provide the ability for an individual to break a lease in cases of domestic violence, stalking, and harassment. With the signature of a qualified third party as defined, an individual would be able to immediate terminate an existing lease. The defined qualified third party are: law enforcement, health care providers, employees of a court of the state, licensed mental health professionals, employees of any victim assistance program, and members of the clergy.
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- Sponsor: Rep. Scott Holcomb (Atlanta)
- GAR Position: Oppose
- Status: House Judiciary Committee