RENT STABILIZATION BOARD

IRA/AGA/HABITABILITY COMMITTEE MEETING

Monday, February 23, 2009 – 4 p.m.

2001 Center Street, Second Floor, Law Library

AGENDA

1. Roll Call

2. Approval of Agenda

3. Public Comment

4. Approval of Minutes of June 30, 2008 meeting

5. Election of Committee Chair and Vice-Chair

6. Presentation by Amy Davidson, Senior Management Analyst, City of Berkeley Housing Department regarding proposed modifications to the City of Berkeley's Rental Housing Safety Program, followed by discussion and possible action thereon. 

7.  Review and discussion on planned survey of Berkeley tenants.

8. Discussion and possible action on implementation procedures for refund of security deposit interest under Regulation 702. 

9. Discussion regarding enactment of an ordinance to protect tenants from harassment by landlords. 

10. Discussion of Committee's work plan for 2009.

11. Items for future agendas.

12. Adjournment.

Committee:
Dave Blake
Howard Chong
Jack Harrison
Lisa Stephens

Staff Contact:
Donald Tine, Staff Attorney
510-981-4930