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File #: O-134-22    Version: Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 4/11/2022 In control: Metro Council
On agenda: 12/1/2022 Final action: 12/1/2022
Title: AN ORDINANCE CREATING CHAPTER 167 OF THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT CODE OF ORDINANCES REQUIRING PROPERTY OWNERS TO REMEDY LEAD HAZARDS LEAD ABATEMENT OF IN ALL RENTAL HOUSING UNITS IN LOUISVILLE METRO. (AMENDMENT BY SUBSTITUTION)(AS AMENDED)
Sponsors: Cassie Chambers Armstrong (D-8)
Attachments: 1. O-134-22 V.3 FAM 120122 Amend Chapter 119 and creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf, 2. O-134-22 PROPOSED FAM 120122 Amend Chapter 119 and creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf, 3. O-134-22 V.2 CABS 110322 Amend Chapter 119 and creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf, 4. O-134-22 V.1 041422 Amend Chapter 119 and creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf, 5. LMPHW Lead Inspection Presentation 11-2-22.pdf, 6. Lead Ordinance Endorsement Letter - Metro United Way 11-2-22.pdf, 7. Letter of Support - Louisville NCHH 11-2-22.pdf, 8. Letter of Support Lead Safe Rental Registry - Metropolitan Housing Coalition 11-2-22.pdf, 9. Letter to Louisville Metro Council Members-Lead Exposure - Josie Raymond 11-2-22.pdf, 10. Letter of Support 11.02.2022.pdf, 11. O-134-22 PROPOSED CAM 110222 Creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf, 12. O-134-22 PROPOSED CAM 101922 Creating Chapter 167 of the LMCO.pdf
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11/10/20222   approved as amended and sent to the Metro Council  Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/10/20222 Metro Council Limit Debate  Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/10/20222 Metro Council tabled  Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/2/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee amended  Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/2/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee recommended for approvalPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/19/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee held  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/13/20221 Metro Council assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/5/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee held  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/14/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee held  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/31/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee held  Action details Meeting details Not available
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6/15/20221 Community Affairs, Housing, Health and Education Committee held  Action details Meeting details Not available
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4/14/20221 Metro Council assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
ORDINANCE NO.______, SERIES 2022
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AN ORDINANCE CREATING CHAPTER 167 OF THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT CODE OF ORDINANCES REQUIRING PROPERTY OWNERS TO REMEDY LEAD HAZARDS LEAD ABATEMENT OF IN ALL RENTAL HOUSING UNITS IN LOUISVILLE METRO. (AMENDMENT BY SUBSTITUTION)(AS AMENDED)
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SPONSORED BY: COUNCIL MEMBER CASSIE CHAMBERS ARMSTRONG

WHEREAS, Louisville Metro Government and Louisville Public Health and Wellness ("LMPHW") are committed to achieving health equity and improving the health and well-being of all Louisville Metro residents and visitors;
WHEREAS, lead is a neurotoxin that causes lasting damage to many biological systems including nervous, circulatory, endocrine, immune, renal, skeletal and muscular systems, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ("CDC");
WHEREAS, the World Health Organization and other experts advise that no blood-lead level is considered safe, especially among children under the age of 6;
WHEREAS, the CDC and other public health bodies warn that even low-level chronic lead exposure is known to profoundly impede a child's development of cognitive abilities, language and reading skills, impulse control, concentration, and physical growth;
WHEREAS, the CDC, National Institutes of Health, and other organizations report that early lead exposure has been shown to have life-long negative impacts, with links to lower educational attainment and income, increased rates of exposure to the carceral system, and a variety of adverse health conditions in adulthood;
WHEREAS, CDC research has shown that lead poisoning results from contact with lead contained in soil, dust, and paint;
WHEREAS, the national ban on lead-based paint in 1978 means housing built before that time poses a significantly higher risk of lead hazard exposure;
WHEREAS, of the nearly 120,000 occupied rental units in Louisville Metro, approximately 65% were built before 1980, and 24% w...

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