AN ACT TO CODIFY DAVENPORT V. D.M. RENTAL PROPERTIES, INC., REGARDING CRIMINAL RECORDS OF TENANTS, OCCUPANTS, AND GUESTS AND TO ALLOW FOR AUTHORIZED INDIVIDUALS TO DIRECT THE REMOVAL OR DISPOSAL OF CERTAIN PERSONAL PROPERTY OF A DECEDENT LOCATED IN LEASED PREMISES.
House amendment #1 makes the following change to the 2nd edition:
Amends new GS 42-14.5 to provide that the statute does not prohibit a residential lessor from using a criminal background check as a ground for refusing to rent to a prospective or current residential lessee.
Amends GS 28A-25-2 to make the added language also applicable to a lessor's agent.