JURISDICTION: The Select Committee is authorized and directed to ascertain, study and analyze problems relating to manufactured homes, mobilehomes and prefabricated structures as a form of housing, including, but not limited to
• the manufacture, sales and financing of such units, taxes and fees imposed upon them;
• the effect of such housing on related land use matters, including, but not limited to, zoning, change of use and affordable housing; and
• the issues unique to both rental and resident-owned mobilehome parks and manufactured housing communities, including, but not limited to, landlord-tenant matters and health and safety code enforcement
with an emphasis on providing legislative recommendations for resolving problems in these areas.
THIS COMMITTEE HAS NO LAW ENFORCEMENT POWERS.
On September 16, the committee held an information hearing (agenda
) on "Improving Mobilehome Parks through Education and Licensure of Property Managers". This hearing can be viewed at http://senate.ca.gov/media-archive.
The committee is accepting written testimony (one-page, please), until Nov. 1, which will be considered for inclusion in the final, printed report. Send testimonials to email@example.com
, or Select Committee on Manufactured Home Communities, 1020 N Street, Rm 520, Sacramento CA 95814.
Upcoming free, public event for 2016:
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 10 am - Noon - Senator Connie M. Leyva's Mobilehome Townhall Conference. Location: San Bernardino. More details TBA.
Senator Connie M. Leyva (Chair)
Senator Patricia C. Bates
Senator Anthony Cannella
Senator Ted Gaines
Senator Cathleen Galgiani
Senator Tony Mendoza