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File #: RPT 20-034   
Section: Informational Report Status: Agenda Ready
Meeting Body: Homelessness-Housing Task Force
Agenda Date: 3/5/2020 Final action:
Subject: Progress Report on and Recommendations for Revisions to the Residential Rent Stabilization and Tenant Protection Ordinance
Attachments: 1. Attachment I Staff Report, 2. Attachment II Marketing, Resources, and Tools, 3. Attachment III Tenant Protection Act and RRSO Comparison

DATE:      March 5, 2020

 

TO:           Homelessness-Housing Task Force

 

FROM:     Deputy City Manager

 

SUBJECT                     

Title                      

Progress Report on and Recommendations for Revisions to the Residential Rent Stabilization and Tenant Protection Ordinance                                                             

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RECOMMENDATION

Recommendation

That the Homelessness-Housing Task Force (HHTF) reviews and discusses this report on the implementation progress of the Residential Rent Stabilization and Tenant Protection Ordinance (RRSO) and considers a recommendation to Council regarding the need to clarify language, align the RRSO with State law, and address specific policy issues previously raised by the HHTF and Council.End

 

SUMMARY

 

The purpose of this report is to:

1.                     Summarize implementation progress of the RRSO, including inquiries to the Rent Review Office, marketing and outreach efforts, and the petition and noticing processes;

2.                     Discuss the applicability of State Assembly Bill 1482 to the City of Hayward, and

3.                     Outline specific potential revisions to the RRSO that will clarify existing language, align with State law, and address key policy issues identified by the HHTF and Council.

 

ATTACHMENTS

Attachment I                                           Staff Report

Attachment II                                           Marketing, Resources, and Tools

Attachment III                      Tenant Protection Act and RRSO Comparison