TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCJB) -Governor Ron Desantis permitted his executive order banning evictions and foreclosures on those experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic to expire, Wednesday.
In a press release, the governor’s office said the expiration allows eviction protections to be handled by the Centers for Disease Control. At the federal level, there is currently a ban on evictions and foreclosures for those who fit particular criteria.
To be protected from losing their homes people must apply through the CDC. Under penalty of perjury, residents must assert the following points:
I certify under penalty of perjury, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1746, that the foregoing are true and correct:
• I have used best efforts to obtain all available government assistance for rent or housing;1
• I either expect to earn no more than $99,000 in annual income for Calendar Year 2020 (or
no more than $198,000 if filing a