1:10 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2011 Sacramento, California
Land Use & Environment Committee Mission Statement: This Committee is a Policy committee. Its mission is to develop C.A.R.'s land use and environmental policy. It has original jurisdiction to evaluate legislation and regulation in the following issue areas as they relate to real estate: Environmental, Land Use and Zoning, Property Rights, Resources, and Subdivision and Development.
Staff Coordinator: Elizabeth Gavric Federal Committee Staff: Matthew Roberts
I. Welcome and Opening Remarks - Greg Haas, Chair
II. Action Item* - Georgia Richardson a. AB 37 (Huffman) Smart Meters IBP
III. Environmental – Nick Zigic, Issue Chair a. AB 685 (Eng) – State Water Policy - Watch b. Naturally Occurring Asbestos Regulations c. State and Federal Wetland Issues d. Questions on Reported Items or Other Business?
IV. Land Use and Zoning - Patrick Lieuw, Issue Chair a. AB 49 (Gatto) – Development: Expedited Permit Review – Support b. SB 668 (Evans) – Local Government: Williamson Act – Watch c. Federal Flood Insurance d. Federal Natural Hazard Risk Reduction Legislation e. Questions on Reported Items or Other Business?
V. Property Rights – Kim Boda, Issue Chair a. SB 588 (Evans) Coastal resources: California Coastal Act of 1976: enforcement: penalties - Oppose b. Questions on Reported Items or Other Business?
VI. Resources - Georgia Richardson, Issue Chair a. AB 14x/AB1054 (Skinner) – Energy: Clean Energy Financing – Support b. AB 904 (Skinner) PUC Energy Efficiency Programs – Support c. SB 454 (Pavley) – Energy Efficiency Standards – Removal of Opposition d. GO SOLAR CALIFORNIA - Solar Advantage Value Estimator (SAVE) Program Update e. Questions on Reported Items or Other Business?
VII. Subdivision & Development - Theresa Wilson, Issue Chair a. AB 208 (Fuentes) Land use: subdivision maps: expiration dates - Support b. AB 741 (Huffman) – Onsite Wastewater Disposal – Support c. AB 955 (Huber) Onsite Sewage treatment Systems – Support if Amended d. AB 964 (Huffman) - State Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund: onsite sewer improvement projects - Support e. Questions on Reported Items or Other Business?
VIII. Septic Working Group Update – Shari Setser
IX. Other Items
X. REALTOR® Committee on Air Quality (RCAQ) Report (time permitting)
"*" indicates that issue briefing materials are included with the reporting committee's agenda materials.