The money will help renters get access to private legal help, rather than just through the county’s Eviction Prevention Clinics.
Protection from the CDC and various local organizations can help keep renters in their homes at least through the end of the year.
Arizona’s eviction and foreclosure rates were already double the national average before the COVID-19 pandemic.
The moratorium protects tenants who can’t pay rent due to coronavirus-related financial hardship from eviction.
Biden's proposal would expand relief options for renters, extend unemployment insurance, and help families cover the cost of health insurance.
Arizona lawmakers passed a bill that provides $100 million in health and community relief for those hurt financially by the coronavirus outbreak.
The decision comes as a growing number of Americans find themselves struggling financially as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.