House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Adds an examination of any costs that may be associated with government rules, regulations, and ordinances, to the items that the Legislative Research Commission must do when studying affordable housing in the State.
Bill H 708 (2019-2020)Summary date: May 3 2019 - View Summary
Bill H 708 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 10 2019 - View Summary
Requires the Legislative Research Commission (Commission) to conduct study as title indicates. Requires the Commission to do nine things as part of the study, including identifying subsidies, grants, and other incentives to increase the availability of affordable housing and assessing the ability of local governments to leverage existing laws and resources to increase the availability of affordable housing. Requires the Commission to report its findings and recommendations to the 2020 Session of the General Assembly.