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COMMITTEE SCHEDULES & DEADLINES

Below are direct links to upcoming meetings, schedules and deadlines of committees:

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BILL TRACKING: HOUSING AND HOMELESS

This section will cover housing legislation of the 2015 session. Click on the bill number for description, text, status and authors of the bill.

Governor's Proposals (Governor's Legislative Tracker)

  • Governor's Budget: 

Homes for All 

  • H.F. 1054 (Hamilton)/SF 551(Wiklund) A bill for an act relating to human services; appropriating a $19.5 million increase in for housing needs relating to: Long term Homeless Supportive Service Fund, Homeless Youth Act, Housing With Supports for Adults With Serious Mental Illness, Transitional Housing Program, and Emergency Services Program.
  • H.F. 886 (Baker)/S.F. 456 (Dibble) A bill for an act relating to housing finance; appropriating a $19.5 million infrease for: the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency for Family Homeless Prevention Assistance Program, Housing Trust Fund, Challenge Fund, Single Family Home Rehab, Bridges Program for people with serious mental illness, and capacity Building.
  • H.F. 1660 (Kiel)/S.F. 1538 (Koenen) A bill for an act relating to housing finance; appropriating $4.75 million for the Housing and Jobs Growth Initiative in the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency. This ask is included in HF 1054.
  • H.F. 581(Wills)/S.F. 548 (Dibble) Homeless Youth Act: A bill for an act relating to human services; providing housing and services for youth who are homeless or at-risk; appropriating $4 Million increase in funding.

Housing Development

  • H.F. 1 (Kresha)/S.F. 584 (Westrom) Article 4  Workforce housing grants; pilot program; Directs the commissioner of DEED to establish a workforce housing grant program to make grants to cities to develop market-rate apartments, appropriates $5 million. Credit for contributions to land trusts; Allows a refundable credit for businesses that make contributions to land trusts for the purpose of acquiring land and building market-rate owner-occupied housing.
  • H.F. 422 (Fabian)/S.F. 816 (Dahms) A bill for an act relating to taxation; economic development; appropriating $5 million for a workforce housing  grant program.
  • H.F. 749 (Hamilton)/S.F. 764 Sparks) A bill for an act relating to economic development; creating an Office of Workforce Housing; creating a workforce housing grant program; creating tax credits for workforce 
    housing; appropriating $40 million for grants for workforce housing.
  • H.F. 2043 (Hamilton)/S.F. 1909 (Weber) A bill for an act relating to housing finance; appropriating $1 milliom to the Housing Finance Agency for housing projects near training centers for high-growth job areas.

Homeless Housing & Services

  • H.F. 1271 (Quam)/S.F. 928 (Hayden) A bill for an act relating to human services; modifying provisions governing group residential housing; establishing background study requirements for providers of group residential housing or supplementary services.

Tenant Rights

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Foreclosure

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Homeownership

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Tax Credits, TIF, Deductions & Exemptions

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