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h_lg_2016a_2016-04-07t11:12:17z1 Hearing Summary

Date: 04/07/2016



Final

BILL SUMMARY for HB16-1334



HOUSE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT


Votes: View--> Action Taken:
Adopt conceptual amendment page 3, line 4, strike

Refer House Bill 16-1334, as amended, to the Commi
Pass Without Objection

PASS







11:37 AM -- HB16-1334



Representative Winter presented and summarized House Bill 16-1334 concerning inclusionary zoning in unincorporated areas of a county. This bill authorizes the Board of County Commissioners of any county to enact ordinances, resolutions, or other forms of binding law to create inclusionary zoning programs in unincorporated areas of the county.



Representative Winter answered questions from the committee regarding affordable housing issues.



11:48 AM --
Steve O'Doriso, Adams County Commissioner, spoke in favor of the bill. He discussed inclusionary zoning in Adams County.



Mr. O'Doriso answered questions from the committee regarding the general makeup of Adams County and construction defects.





11:58 AM



The committee continued to discuss inclusionary zoning in unincorporated areas of a county.



12:10 PM --
Don May, Adams County Housing Authority, spoke in favor of the bill. He discussed inclusionary zoning in unincorporated areas of the county to provide affordable housing.



Mr. May answered questions from the committee regarding municipal and county participation in the inclusionary zoning.



Representative Winter answered a question from the committee regarding inclusionary zoning uses by municipalities.





12:20 PM



The committee continued to discussed development agreements regarding affordable housing.



12:22 PM --
Heather Lafferty, Habitate for Humanity of Metro Denver, spoke in favor of the bill. She discussed the importance of providing affordable housing in communities and the need to provide inclusionary zoning ordinances in counties.



Ms. Lafferty answered a question from the committee regarding affordable housing.

BILL: HB16-1334
TIME: 12:27:12 PM
MOVED: Thurlow
MOTION: Adopt conceptual amendment page 3, line 4, strike "16-___" and add "16-1334" and page 3, line 15, strike "16-___" and add "16-1334". The motion passed without objection.
SECONDED: Lebsock
VOTE
Arndt
Danielson
Klingenschmitt
Navarro
Ransom
Rosenthal
Saine
Singer
Thurlow
Lebsock
Fields
YES: 0 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: Pass Without Objection





The committee members provided closing comments on the bill.


BILL: HB16-1334
TIME: 12:32:34 PM
MOVED: Lebsock
MOTION: Refer House Bill 16-1334, as amended, to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a vote of 6-5.
SECONDED: Singer
VOTE
Arndt
Yes
Danielson
Yes
Klingenschmitt
No
Navarro
No
Ransom
No
Rosenthal
Yes
Saine
No
Singer
Yes
Thurlow
No
Lebsock
Yes
Fields
Yes
YES: 6 NO: 5 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS







12:36 PM



The committee adjourned.




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