Assembly Budget Committee will convene for an overview of the Governor’s budget, Thursday upon adjournment. Watch or listen here: http://www.calchannel.com/live-webcast/
New Bill Introduction Deadline: Friday, February 17. President’s Day Holiday: Monday, February 20 Legislative Spring Recess: Friday, April 7- Friday, April 14 Last day for fiscal bills to clear committees: May 12 Last Day for non-fiscal bills to clear committees: May 26
With last week’s deadline now behind them, the Capitol settles in this week to a light workload in advance of next month’s bill introduction deadline.
Comments are due January 31 on the Administration’s Draft Proposed Program Framework for the No Place Like Home Program. A webinar on the program design will be held Thursday January 26 @ 9 AM. Register Here.
Senate Rules will consider the nomination of Ben Metcalf for Director of HCD Wednesday at 1:30 pm. Watch or Listen here.
In case you missed it while This Week was on sabbatical, the McKinsey Global Institute release it’s toolkit “Closing California’s housing gap” in November, a product of work organized by California Forward and its Million Homes project.
A quiet week in Sacramento as members prepare final drafts of new bills and begin winnowing down the options in advance of next month’s introduction deadline. Little action expected this week.
HCD has posted emergency regulations to implement AB 587 (Chau), which provides a tax waiver program to assist mobilehome owners in updating delinquent registration and title documents. The proposed regs are here: https://oal.blogs.ca.gov/files/2017/01/EUR-2017-0113-03E.pdf. Comments due Wednesday.
Friday COB is the deadline for new bill drafts to be submitted to Legislative Counsel, the first key deadline of the new legislative session.
Senate Budget Committee will conduct an informational hearing “Overview of the Governor’s 2017–18 Proposed Budget.” Tuesday at 10 am, Room 4203, or on Cal Channel.