DC B24-0096 | 2021-2022 | 24th Council

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 23 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-12-01 - Notice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced, Bill 24-96 would provide the Superior court of the District of Columbia with the ability to seal eviction records in certain circumstances. Specifically, the legislation would require that the Court seal eviction records where the Court did not find for the landlord or the landlord withdrew their claim. Among other things, it would require that the Court seal all other eviction records after three years and authorizes the Court to seal certain eviction records upon motion by the defendant.

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Title

Eviction Record Sealing Authority Amendment Act of 2021

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-12-01CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2021-12-01CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2021-10-25CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2021-10-19CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2021-05-20CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2021-04-30CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2021-04-26CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2021-03-05CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B24-0096 Published in the DC Register
2021-03-02CouncilReferred to Committee on Housing and Executive Administration
2021-02-23CouncilIntroduced in Office of the Secretary

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