Tag Archives: Cook County Human Rights Ordinance

Enforcement of Just Housing Ordinance Delayed

Cook County Delays JHO Rules As the January 1, 2020 deadline for implementation of the new law looms, the Cook County Human Rights Commission remains unprepared to handle the questions or to provide the resources necessary regarding the new rules … Continue reading

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NEW LAW: Cook County landlords cannot discriminate based on Section 8 participation

Cook County Illinois landlords cannot refuse to participate in Section 8 or face fair housing violation for source of income discrimination

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UPDATE: Cook County Section 8 amendment

On May 8, 2013, the Cook County Board will once again take up the topic of amending the Human Right’s Ordinance to make it a fair housing violation (for source of income discrimination) for a Cook County landlord to refuse … Continue reading

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Cook County Section 8 update

Illinois Association of Realtors is reporting that efforts to add Section 8 protection to the Cook County fair housing law seem to have stalled.

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Cook County proposes adding “Section 8” participants to Fair Housing protected classes

Cook County wants to do away with source of income discrimination against HUD section 8 tenants

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