|SB 0085||Accelerate Landlord-Tenant Action Procedure|
|Last Action:||02/15/95 - Voted Do Pass S Insurance & Housing Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 1995|
SB 85 - Upon a landlord's filing of a verified affidavit alleging nonpayment, a summons shall be immediately issued to a tenant or lessee. The summons shall be served as in other civil cases except that the return date shall be set for no later than ten days after service. Upon return of an executed summons, the judge shall move the case to the top of the docket and proceed to hear the case.
This act is substantially similar to S.B. 523 (1994).