HB 514, Housing Regulation Transparency Act

Municipal Impact
Position
Neutral
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Bill Sponsor

Rep. Dale Washburn
District 144

The Housing Regulation Transparency Act sets out to restrict locally enacted development moratoriums on residential properties. HB 514 would place a six-month limitation on zoning moratoria and restrict zoning and planning fees to be used solely to fund the operation of zoning administration. In addition, moratoriums could not be extended unless the local government is responding to the following:

  • A natural disaster
  • A state of emergency
  • Health or safety concerns
  • Judicial order
  • A third-party - or internal engineering study
Last Updated: 3/23/2023
Subject Area: Land Use and Annexation | Municipal Powers |
Resources: bill text
BILL STATUS
3/29/2023 -

Votes

3/29/2023 Senate Vote #342 Yea - 42 Nay - 12 Not Voting - 0 Excused - 2
3/6/2023 House Vote #176 Yea - 127 Nay - 43 Not Voting - 6 Excused - 4

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