On Monday, August 31, 2020 California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 3088, the COVID-19 Tenant, Homeowner and Small Landlord Relief Act of 2020. Information on this and the protections it affords residential tenants can be found here. The information is in English, Spanish, and Korean.
- Tenants cannot be evicted for COVID-19 related evictions until February 1, 2021.
- Tenants cannot be evicted for COVID-19 related hardships that accrued between March 4, 2020 – August 31, 2020.
- Tenants cannot be evicted for COVID-19 related hardship that accrues between September 1, 2020 – January 31, 2021.
- For COVID-19 related hardships that accrue between September 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021, tenants must pay at least 25 percent of the rent due to avoid eviction.
Additional information on the Tenant, Homeowner, and Small Landlord Relief and Stabilization Act can be found here. For full text of the bill visit: http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov