Spotlight on Legislation

AB-1487 Highlights 

Legal Services Trust Fund Commission: Homelessness Prevention Fund:

Grants: Eviction or Displacement

  • would require the commission to distribute grants awarded on a competitive basis to fund prescribed legal services, education, and outreach for tenants relating to eviction or displacement

  • would establish eligibility requirements for grant applicants, including that the applicant agrees to provide all of the services funded by the grant without charge to recipients

SB-591 Highlights 

Senior Citizens: Intergenerational Housing Developments

  • would authorize the establishment of an intergenerational housing development that includes senior citizens along with caregivers and transition age youth, if specified conditions are satisfied

  • would require at least 80% of the occupied dwelling units in an intergenerational housing development to be occupied by at least one senior citizen, as specified, and up to 20% of the occupied dwelling units in the development to be occupied by at least one caregiver or transition age youth

  • would require the development to be affordable to lower income households

  • would create a state policy supporting intergenerational housing for senior citizens, caregivers, and transition age youth and would permit developers that have certain funds or tax credits designated for affordable rental housing to restrict occupancy to senior citizens, caregivers, and transition age youth

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Set for Hearing

June 17

  • AB-571 - Planning and Zoning: Density Bonuses: Affordable Housing

  • AB-1304 - Affirmatively Further Fair Housing: Housing Element: Inventory of Land

June 22

  • AB-592 - Foster Youth: Transitional Housing

  • AB-977 - Homelessness prevention programs: Homeless Management Information                             System

  • AB-1487 - Legal Services Trust Fund Commission: Homelessness Prevention Fund

  • SB-8 - Housing Crisis Act of 2019

  • SB-591 - Senior Citizens: Intergenerational Housing Developments

  • SB-678 - Unaccompanied Women Experiencing Homelessness Act of 2021

 

July 1

  • AB-215 - Housing Element: Regional Housing Need: Relative Progress Determination

  • AB-816 - State and Local Agencies: Homelessness Plan