Motion To: WHEREAS the proposed Rental Housing Property Management By-law requires landlords and property managers to maintain a registry in respect of any request for accommodation voluntarily made by a tenant, including those related to evacuation from a building, vital service disruptions, or other matters of concern, and this has been called the “special assistance registry” in the proposed by-law; AND WHEREAS the Chair of the City’s Accessibility Advisory Committee has provided input to remove or modify the use of the words “special” and “assistance” from the context of the proposed registry in order to reflect the rights of persons to request accommodation under the Ontario Human Rights Code and that these rights are part of the usual course of business rather than a special process; BE IT RESOLVED that the proposed Rental Property Management By-law be amended to: 1. Remove the expression “special assistance registry” wherever it appears in the by-law and replac
Absent/RecusedR. Chiarelli (a)
D. Deans (a)
Vote recorded from City Council on 2020-08-26 regarding agenda item RENTAL HOUSING PROPERTY MANAGEMENT BY-LAW AND RENTAL ACCOMMODATION STUDY UPDATE.