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Landlord Registration Proposal Vote Delayed

Published Monday, July 14, 2014

Last Tuesday, MIBOR government affairs staff – along with several members – testified against a proposal put before the Rules and Public Policy Committee of the Indianapolis City-County Council to institute a new landlord registry program. Due to the many issues raised, councillors voted to postpone a possible vote by the committee until August or September.

During the hearing an amendment was offered and accepted by the committee. The current proposal requires all landlords to register their contact information along with a list of all properties, pay a $5 annual fee, verify they do not have unpaid taxes or un-remediated code violations, and provide tenants with a Renters FAQ which is simply an amended name for the previous Tenant Bill of Rights. The most recent version of the proposal can be seen here

MIBOR will continue to work on this issue and encourages members to continue to share their concerns with council committee members. 

Committee Members: 
Councillor Maggie Lewis, Chair maggie.lewis@indy.gov 
Councillor John Barth jbarth53@hotmail.com 
Councillor Venon Brown B5307@indy.gov 
Councillor Monroe Gray monroe.gray@indy.gov 
Councillor Robert Lutz robert.lutz@indy.gov 
Councillor Angela Mansfield angelamansfield@aol.com 
Councillor Michael McQuillen mike@mikemcquillen.com 
Councillor Steve Talley talleyjs@aol.com

Contact Chris Pryor at MIBOR for more information.

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