california senate - housing & land use
Emergencies: COVID-19: commercial tenancies: evictions.
- 11/30/20: From committee without further action.
- Existing law permits the Governor to proclaim a state of emergency during conditions of disaster or of extreme peril to the safety of persons and property, including epidemics. Existing law provides that the proclamation takes effect immediately, affords specified powers to the Governor, and terminates upon further proclamation by the Governor. Existing law prohibits the eviction of residential tenants during the pendency of a state of emergency, except as specified.
- Will require property owners to defer rent for over a year after COVID-19 emergency period for tenants unable to pay.
- Recommended Position: Oppose
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