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House Bill 1796 Landlord Ordinance Protection

An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in preemptions, providing for protection for victims of abuse or crime.

This bill, if passed, will prevent municipalities from passing nuisance ordinances that penalize tenants and landlords when police are called to respond to an incident at the property. 

The prime sponsor of this bill is Representative Stevens. 

Read Representative Stephens' Memo.

Read House Bill 1796