The backdrop: The CARES Act granted a 120-day rent moratorium for renters in federally assisted housing, which is set to expire on July 25. Warren's bill, the Protecting Renters from Evictions and Fees Act, extends those protections for an additional eight months and would extend benefits to almost all renters. Oct 21, 2020 · The statewide eviction moratorium was put forth as a recommendation by the governor’s 10-person task force to mirror the CDC order, in the event that it gets struck down in court. A rental unit in Denver’s Capitol Hill neighborhood on Aug. 7, 2020. Dec 29, 2020 · The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a nationwide eviction moratorium through Janaury 31, 2021. A moratorium is a temporary halt on evictions. The CDC moratorium prevents landlords from evicting tenants for not paying rent, not paying other charges such as late fees, or because their lease ended.