Within the limitations provided by law, the commission shall have the following powers and duties:
   A.   To receive evidence and testimony, investigate, conduct meetings and public hearings and pass upon the issues relating to mobilehome park rent stabilization as set forth in this chapter;
   B.   To make or conduct such independent hearings or investigations as may be appropriate to obtain such information as is necessary to carry out its duties;
   C.   To render, at least annually, a written report to the city council concerning its activities, holdings, actions, results of hearings and all other matters pertinent to this chapter which may be of interest to the city council;
   D.   To recommend administrative rules to the city council to effectuate the purposes and policies of this chapter;
   E.   To assist the arbitrator in arbitrating an application for a discretionary rent adjustment, as set forth in this chapter;
   F.   To assist the park owner and the mobilehome owners-occupants of a mobilehome park in negotiating a lease agreement as provided for in this chapter;
   G.   Except as otherwise provided for in this chapter, to review and approve any application for a rent adjustment, whether it be from a mobilehome park owner or a mobilehome owner-occupant. (Ord. 2532 § 4, 2003: Ord. 2458 § 5, 2000: Ord. 2207 § 1, 1993)