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CDC Eviction Moratorium: HUD Guidance, Translations of Declaration Form and Lawsuit

HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing is encouraging owners to inform residents of the eviction protections under the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order and the required declaration form. The National Housing Law Project (NHLP) is working with partners to translate the declaration form. The form is currently available in Spanish, Vietnamese and Arabic. A Virginia landlord filed a lawsuit on September 8 and requested a temporary restraining order against the CDC recent order.

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Senate Republican’s Release COVID-19 Aid Package

On Monday, Senate Republican’s released text of their Health, Economic Assistance, Liability Protection and Schools (HEALS) Act. The bills include an additional round of $1,200 stimulus payments, additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), liability protections for businesses that reopen and unemployment compensation. The bill notably does not extend the eviction moratorium that expired on July 24 or any LIHTC provisions.

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