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Ordinance 125873

Introduced as Council Bill 119537


AN ORDINANCE relating to the sale of low-income housing; requiring owners of certain multi-family rental housing to notify the Seattle Office of Housing, the Seattle Housing Authority, and tenants of the owner’s proposed sale of that housing; and amending Sections 22.907.030 and 22.907.100 of the Seattle Municipal Code.

Description and Background

Current Status:Passed
Fiscal Note:Fiscal Note to Council Bill No. 119537

Legislative History

Sponsor:Teresa Mosqueda
Date Introduced:June 3, 2019
Committee Referral:Housing, Health, Energy, and Workers’ Rights
Committee Action Date:July 18, 2019
Committee Recommendation:Pass as amended
Committee Vote:3 (Mosqueda, Bagshaw, Harrell) - 0
City Council Action Date:July 22, 2019
City Council Action:Passed
City Council Vote:8-0 (Excused: Juarez)
Date Delivered to Mayor:July 25, 2019
Date Signed by Mayor:
(About the signature date)
August 2, 2019
Date Filed with Clerk:August 2, 2019
Signed Copy:PDF scan of Ordinance No. 125873