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CS/CS/HB 987: Affordable Housing

GENERAL BILL by Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee ; Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee ; Cortes, B.

Affordable Housing; Revises criteria used by counties & municipalities in evaluating disposal of real property; provides local permit approval process; revises criteria used by review committee when selecting applications for state apartment incentive loans; provides process for certain entities to dispose of certain surplus lands; revises procedures under which BOT, DOT, & WMDs must dispose of nonconservation surplus lands; creates Hurricane Housing Recovery Program for certain affordable housing recovery purposes; requires corporation to administer program; specifies requirements for receiving & using funds; requires participating local governments to submit report; creates Rental Recovery Loan Program to provide funds for additional rental housing due to specified impacts; authorizes corporation to adopt emergency rules.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 2/19/2018 House - Now in Government Accountability Committee
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/13/2017 House • Filed
12/20/2017 House • Referred to Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 86
1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 85
1/11/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee, 01/16/18, 11:30 am, 12 HOB
1/16/2018 House • CS by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 351
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
1/17/2018 House • Now in Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 350
• CS by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 349
2/9/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/13/18, 12:30 pm, Sumner Hall
2/13/2018 House • CS/CS by Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 1 -HJ 595
2/14/2018 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 591
2/19/2018 House • Now in Government Accountability Committee