AB 832 will extend the existing eviction moratorium and rental assistance program to September 30, 2021, which will be the largest and most comprehensive rental assistance program in America. Under AB 832, landlords and tenants can receive 100% of back rent that is owed.
Additional steps will offer significantly stronger incentives for landlords to utilize these funds, as well as protections for tenants. Either a tenant or a landlord may initiate the process for rental assistance.
What the extension means for tenants and landlords: