APA California Legislative Briefing Webinar

Date(s) - Aug 3, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Chapter will host a webinar on current legislative bills on August 3rd from 10 am to 12 noon. Chapter Vice President of Policy and Legislation, John Terell, and APA California lobbyists Sande George and Lauren De Valencia from Stefan/George Associates, will lead the session. They will update you on planning-related legislation that APA California has been lobbying in 2017, including detailed information on the following: 

  • AB 72 (Santiago; Chiu) – Enforcement of housing law and finding of noncompliance by HCD. http://bit.ly/2ufZ9C8
  • AB 686 (Santiago) – Affirmatively further fair housing law. http://bit.ly/2ugDhq3
  • AB 678 (Bocanegra) and SB 167 (Skinner) – New fines and standard of review for violations of Housing Accountability Act. http://bit.ly/2ugA8Xr and http://bit.ly/2ugziKt
  • AB 1397 (Low) – Housing Element: Restrictions on designation of adequate sites in inventory of land for residential development. http://bit.ly/2ug2zon
  • AB 1505 (Bloom, Chiu, and Gloria) – Restoration of inclusionary authority for rental units. http://bit.ly/2ugs7lg
  • AB 1515 (Daly) – Change in Housing Accountability Act to deem projects consistent with general plan and zoning. http://bit.ly/2uglSOw
  • SB 35 (Wiener) – Streamlined approval process to receive ministerial (by right) approval for multifamily housing if certain percentages of units are affordable. http://bit.ly/2ugw8WX
  • SB 166 (Skinner) – Expansion of No-Net Loss to loss of affordability and continuous rezonings to match RHNA by income level. http://bit.ly/2ugyIfD
  • SB 649 (Hueso) – New small cell wireless infrastructure permitting and mandatory leasing of public infrastructure for small cells. http://bit.ly/2uge7rO 

The event is free for APA Members, $20 for non-members. For more information and to register, click here.
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