LA to consider new rules on homeless people’s property

Los Angeles leaders are poised to pass new rules Friday restricting how much property homeless people can keep on the streets.

Current law limits homeless people to as much property as they can carry. Under the proposed changes, each person would be allowed up to 60 gallons’ worth of items — about the size of a large recycling bin.

Senior assistant city attorney Valerie Flores said that’s enough room for a deconstructed tent, bedding, clothes, food, medicine and documents.

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