Introduced by Senate President Bill Cole and Senate Minority Leader Jeff Kessler, this bill, SB 397, comes at the request of the Governor’s office.
Groups dedicated to housing policy and affordable housing activity have raised significant concerns about the impact of this bill on communities across the state.
To follow the course of this bill from your home or office, use the Legislature’s Bill Tracking website. On this website, enter 397 into the search box and you will be able to see the bill’s activity.
If you want to know what is happening next with this bill, or you have an opinion about the transfer of the Affordable Housing Trust Fund to the Housing Development Fund, you can contact the Government Organization Committee Chairman’s office to express your opinion or have your questions answered. Call Senator Craig Blair at 304-357-7867.