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Save the Rental Housing Commission!

37 Signatures Goal: 100

Please save the Rental Housing Commission!!! Cutting the DC budget appropriation for the DC Rental Housing Commission means the abolishment of the Rental Housing Commission!!! This would be especially harmful to tenants because tenants will not have the benefit of interim decisions issued by the Rental Housing Commission and it would be more costly for tenants who will pay filing fees or hire attorneys because the rules and procedures at the DC Court of Appeals are much stricter. The major advantage of the Rental Housing Commission is that it only hears DC Rent Control cases, unlike other settings such as the DC Superior Court or the DC Court of Appeals where many different types of legal cases are brought before judges. Tenants are entitled to decent rental housing that is in compliance with the DC Municipal Regulations Code. If tenants' rights are violated tenants need the Rental Housing Commission to be there to hear their rental cases. Please don't cut the DC budget on the backs of tenants!!! Decent Rental Housing is a Human Right!!!

Sponsor

DC Tenants' Coalition (a city wide coalition of DC tenants advocating for tenants rights).

Comment

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Signatures

  • 6 years ago
    Theresa Sule United States
    6 years ago
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    Wallace Gordon Dickson United States
    6 years ago
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    DEIDRE VERONICA HILL United States
    6 years ago
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    United States
    6 years ago
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    Geraldine Braun United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Flan Fry United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Urban Housing Alliance United States
    6 years ago
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    United States
    6 years ago
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    Mary C Young United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    deborah akel United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Doug Rowe United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Karen Williamson United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Wallace Gordon Dickson United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Karen Williamson United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Stafford Irwin United States
    6 years ago
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