AN ACT RELATIVE TO INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR TENANT RELOCATION EXPENSES.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
The first paragraph of clause Fifteenth A of section 99 of chapter 175 of
the General Laws, as
in the 2002 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting after
the first sentence the following sentence:- The actual costs of relocation
shall include, but not be limited to, hotel room rental, a security deposit and
first month's rent for a new rental unit if the security deposit or last
is not already due and owing from the landlord to the tenant, clothing
replacement and other reasonable costs and living expenses as a result of being
displaced or damaged by fire.