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File #: 21-0529    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 4/28/2021 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 5/24/2021 Final action: 6/7/2021
Title: A bill for an ordinance creating a new article IX pertaining to access to free legal services to covered individuals in Denver facing covered eviction proceedings. A bill for an ordinance creating a new article VIII establishing access to legal representation to qualified residents facing eviction. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 5-12-21.
Attachments: 1. Eviction Legal Defense Bill Draft 5.5.21, 2. Final Cmte Deck- Eviction Defense Powerpoint, 3. RTC FAQ , 4. Summary Cmte Deck- Eviction Defense Powerpoint, 5. Eviction Legal Defense Bill 5.12.21 - Combined Final Committee Draft v1, 6. Eviction Legal Defense Bill 5.12.21 - Combined Final Committee Draft v1, 7. 21-0529 Filed Bill_Eviction Legal Defense Bill 5.18.21 Final, 8. 21-0529 - signed, 9. 21-0529 For an ordinance creating a new article IX pertaining to access to free legal

Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

 

Date Submitted: April 28, 2021

 

Requesting Agency: City Council

                               Division:

 

Subject Matter Expert Name: CW CdeBaca & CW Sawyer
Email Address: candi.cdebaca@denvergov.org amanda.sawyer@denvergov.org
Phone Number:

 

Item Title & Description:

(Do not delete the following instructions)

These appear on the Council meeting agenda. Initially, the requesting agency will enter a 2-3 sentence description. Upon bill filling, the City Attorney’s Office should enter the title above the description (the title should be in bold font).

 

Both the title and description must be entered between the red “title” and “body” below.  Do not at any time delete the red “title” or “body” markers from this template.

title

A bill for an ordinance creating a new article IX pertaining to access to free legal services to covered individuals in Denver facing covered eviction proceedings.

A bill for an ordinance creating a new article VIII establishing access to legal representation to qualified residents facing eviction. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 5-12-21.

body

 

Affected Council District(s) or citywide?

 

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:

Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.

 

Address/Location (if applicable):

 

Legal Description (if applicable):

 

Denver Revised Municipal Code (D.R.M.C.) Citation (if applicable):

 

Draft Bill Attached?