HB0279 (CH0104)

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2018 Regular Session



Housing and Community Development - Homebuyer Education Requirements

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 104

Synopsis:Altering certain homebuyer education requirements for a loan recipient in the Down Payment and Settlement Expense Loan Program in the Department of Housing and Community Development; allowing a loan recipient to use the online homebuyer education for a HUD-approved product and contact a HUD-approved agency for a certificate; providing that certain provisions do not alter or preempt the authority of a political subdivision to establish homebuyer education or counseling requirements for down payment assistance; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Housing and Community Development)
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0106 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Housing and Community Development, Department of
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Loans -see also- Mortgages
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Housing and Community Development
(4-302, 4-308, 4-507)

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April 12, 2018 4:43 P.M.