Fair Chance in Housing Act

Fair Chance in Housing Act gets first hearing in Senate Committee

BY: - June 2, 2023

PROVIDENCE — Legislation limiting the use of credit and criminal background checks on prospective tenants would be a step towards equity and resolution of Rhode Island’s housing crisis, supporters said during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing at the State House Thursday.  Sponsored by Pawtucket Democrat Sen. Meghan Kallman, S135, also known as the Fair Chance […]