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The 2022 legislative year has started. We are currently vetting new legislative proposals, below is a list of bills we are sponsoring. Navigate to our policy tracker to view positions on bills related to housing.
AB 2097 lowers housing costs and greenhouse gas emissions by eliminating minimum parking requirements within a half-mile of high-quality transit. It reduces housing costs by saving on construction costs that go toward building parking; it decreases greenhouse gas emissions by encouraging transit usage. Read more here
SCA 9 will declare that housing is a human right in the California Constitution. Specifically, SCA 9 states that all Californians have a right to adequate housing and that state and local governments have a joint responsibility to ensure that this right is realized, consistent with available resources, in an expeditious manner. By recognizing the human right to housing and creating a moral and legal framework, SCA 9 will help hold governments accountable for ensuring that everyone is affordably and fairly housed. Read more here