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Bill Status S.163

S.163

An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Sponsors:

Location: House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs

Last Recorded Action: 1/7/2020 - Rep <strong>Stevens of Waterbury</strong> moved to recommit the bill to the Committee on <strong>General, Housing, and Military Affairs</strong> which was agreed to

Committee Activity - Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2019-2020

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
5:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Discussion and Walk-through

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation

Friday, March 22, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
1:55 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Sen. Alison Clarkson
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Rebecca Wasserman, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:45 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Senate Appropriations Amendment

Sarah Carpenter, Chair, Rental Housing Advisory Board
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, March 29, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
10:45 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Sarah Carpenter, Chair, Rental Housing Advisory Board
Gabe Gilman, General Counsel, Secretary of State's Office
Sen. Jeanette K. White, Windham County
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:45 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee discussion

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
10:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee discussion

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
11:40 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
2:15 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Sen. Michael Sirotkin, Reporter
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
9:15 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Housing bond study

Beth Pearce, State Treasurer, Office of the State Treasurer

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
9:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Rental Housing Advisory Board

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Sarah Carpenter, Chair, Rental Housing Advisory Board
Wendy Morgan, Staff Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid
Josh Hanford, Acting Commissioner, Department of Housing and Community Development
Shayla Livingston, Public Health Policy Advisor, Department of Health

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
9:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Vermont Housing Incentive Program

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Josh Hanford, Acting Commissioner, Department of Housing and Community Development
-

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Contractor Registration

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
Gabe Gilman, General Counsel, Secretary of State's Office
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Matt Musgrave, Government Affairs Director, Associated General Contractors of Vermont
Rep. Mark Higley, Lowell

Thursday, May 2, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
9:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Contractor Registry

Dennis Wygmans, State's Attorney, Addison County State’s Attorney’s Office
Brad Cook, Principal Agent, Building Performance Services LLC
Jim Bradley, President, Home Builders and Remodelers Association
Ward Smyth, President, Turtle Creek Builders
Dan Clar, Owner, Clar Construction
Robyn Steward, Director, Building Trade Association of Vermont
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Sandra Vitzthum, Architect, Montpelier
15 min after Floor

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Housing Bond

Jennifer Hollar, Director of Policy and Special Projects, Vermont Housing and Conservation Board
Maura Collins, Executive Director, Vermont Housing Finance Agency
-

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Housing Safety - suggested language

Wendy Morgan, Staff Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid

Friday, May 3, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
15 min after Floor

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee discussion

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
1:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Housing Bond

Chris Donnelly, Director of Community Relations, Champlain Housing Trust
Erhard Mahnke, Coordinator, Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition
Ashlynn Doyon, Executive Assistant and Policy Analyst, Office of the State Treasurer
-

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Contractor Registry

Terry Francis, Chief Engineer/Fire Marshal, Fire Station #1, South Burlington
Barbara Morrow, Executive Director, Orleans County Restorative Justice Center
Brian Warner, Staff Master Sergeant, USAF Retired

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
-

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Discussion and mark-up

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Rebecca Wasserman, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Jennifer Hollar, Director of Policy and Special Projects, Vermont Housing and Conservation Board
2:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee discussion

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Chris Winters, Deputy Secretary, Secretary of State's Office

Thursday, May 9, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on General, Housing, and Military Affairs
10:45 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Discussion and mark-up

Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
-

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee will come off Floor to vote on amendments to bills

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, May 10, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
3:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Rep. Jean O'Sullivan, Reporter, House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development

Monday, May 13, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Government Operations
2:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Chris Winters, Deputy Secretary, Secretary of State's Office

Monday, May 13, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
2:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Sections 8 to 11

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
Rep. Mark Higley, Lowell

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Government Operations
2:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Ways and Means
After caucus

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Chris Winters, Deputy Secretary, Secretary of State's Office

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Matt Musgrave, Government Affairs Director, Associated General Contractors of Vermont
Ward Smyth, President, Turtle Creek Builders
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Ways and Means
9:25 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, May 17, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Ways and Means
11:30 AM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

Committee Discussion

Lauren Hibbert, Director, Office of Professional Regulation
Dan Dickerson, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
2:00 PM

S.163 - An act relating to housing safety and rehabilitation

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel