Select Committee on Manufactured Home Communities

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.

 

Recent hearing:
On September 16, the committee held an information hearing (agenda and report) 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 stephanie.reid@sen.ca.gov, 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.
 
 

Members:

Senator Connie M. Leyva (Chair)
Senator Patricia C. Bates
Senator Anthony Cannella
Senator Ted Gaines
Senator Cathleen Galgiani
Senator Tony Mendoza

Committee Address