S.606 - A bill to prohibit the owners and operators of federally assisted rental housing for the elderly or handicapped from restricting the ownership of pets by the tenants of such housing.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Proxmire, William [D-WI] (Introduced 02/28/1983)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/13/1983 Committee on Banking. Provisions of measure incorporated into measure S. 1338 ordered to be reported. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.606 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/28/1983)
Prohibits federally assisted rental housing projects for the elderly and handicapped from forbidding tenants to have pets or discriminating against persons having pets.
Permits a project authority to require the removal of a pet that constitutes a threat to the health or safety of project occupants or other persons in the community.