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Housing - Workforce Housing Grant Program - Mandatory Funding

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lafferty


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Requiring the Governor to appropriate at least $4,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023 to the Workforce Housing Fund to be restricted to projects in designated sustainable communities; and adding the Workforce Housing Grant Program to a specified list of programs that are required to give State funding priority to a sustainable community.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Lafferty
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Armed Forces -see also- Military Department; Veterans
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Smart Growth -see also- Zoning and Planning
Statutes:Article - Housing and Community Development
(4-1801, 4-1802, 4-506, 6-201, 6-212)

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November 28, 2017 12:58 P.M.