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2014 House Bill 5513: Expand mobile home court environmental regulation
  1. Introduced by Rep. Andy Schor (D) on May 1, 2014, to expand the jurisdiction of the Department of Environmental Quality to impose and enforce regulations on mobile home parks; impose new licensure conditions on parks; require the state "Manufactured Housing Commission" to notify local governments of their duties under relevant health and safety laws, and also notify them of any complaints it receives from a park's residents; and more. The bill would impose a performance bond mandate on mobile home park owners.
    • Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on May 1, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on September 30, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.