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File #: 2014-1020    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed Finally
File created: 11/10/2014 In control: Committee on Public Safety Services
On agenda: 12/9/2015 Final action: 12/15/2015
Enactment date: 12/15/2015 Enactment #: 60
Effective date: 12/18/2015    
Title: Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh City Code, Title VII Business Licensing, Article X Rental of Residential Housing, Chapter 781 Residential Housing Rental Permit Program by repealing the current Chapter and replacing with a new Chapter 781 Residential Housing Rental Permit Program.
Indexes: PGH. CODE ORDINANCES TITLE 07 - BUSINESS LICENSING
Attachments: 1. 2014-1020.doc, 2. 2014-1020 Powerpoint for Post Agenda, 3. 2014-1020 PLI_Cost Allocation - mk edits
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Ordinance amending the Pittsburgh City Code, Title VII Business Licensing, Article X Rental of Residential Housing, Chapter 781 Residential Housing Rental Permit Program by repealing the current Chapter and replacing with a new Chapter 781 Residential Housing Rental Permit Program.

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The Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby enacts as follows:

Section 1. The Pittsburgh Code, Title VII Business Licensing, is hereby amended and supplemented by adding Article X Rental of Residential Housing, Chapter 781 Residential Housing Rental Permit Program to provide for the registration and regulation of rental housing located within the City and to provide penalties for violation as follows:

Article X Rental of Residential Housing
Chapter 781: Residential Housing Rental Permit Program

Section 781.00 Purpose and Intent.

The City of Pittsburgh recognizes the need for a registration program for residential rental units located within the City in order to ensure rental units meet all applicable building, existing structures, fire, health, safety, and zoning codes, and to provide an efficient system for compelling both absentee and local landlords to correct violations and maintain, in proper condition, rental property within the City. The City recognizes that the most efficient system is the creation of a program requiring the registration of residential rental units within the City as defined in this Chapter, so that an inventory of rental properties and a verification of compliance can be made by City officials. The City intends to use a portion of the funds generated by the registration fee for property inspection purposes.

Section 781.01 Definitions.

As used in this Chapter, the following terms and words shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates that a different meaning is intended.

(a) "Affordable Housing Property" means a rental unit located in a building that is:
i. Subject to a Regulatory Agre...

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