§ 5.55.040  MEDIATION ELIGIBILITY.
   (A)   Tenant-initiated mediation. A tenant residing in a dwelling unit may file a request and receive mediation services within either 30 calendar days from the enactment of this chapter or ten calendar days of the tenant’s receipt of one or more notices in accordance with Cal. Civil Code § 827 that individually or cumulatively increase rent more than five percent within any 12-month period.
   (B)   Landlord-requested mediation. Any landlord may file a request and receive mediation services in order to pursue a rent increase greater than five percent within any 12-month period.
(Ord. 830, passed 5-1-2019)