Over 200 bills have been introduced by state legislators this year to tackle California’s housing crisis. Here are some of the bigger ones.
Note: Unless otherwise noted, details are as of April 4, 2019. Bills change as they go through hearings, click link on bill title to view the current text on the official state legislature website.
AB 1484 (Grayson) Mitigation Fee Act: housing developments.
Development fees published and constant throughout project approval process. Makes it easier to build housing by reducing uncertainty.
AB 1485 (Wicks) & AB 1706 (Quirk) Housing development: incentives.
Incentives and faster approvals for moderate-income housing built with prevailing (union) wage labor. Applies in the 9-county Bay Area.