Proposed S.B. No. 551
Session Year 2021


To require that fifty per cent of the land within one-half mile of transit stations and commercial corridors be zoned for multifamily housing and that accessory dwelling units be permitted on such land as of right, provided such units conform to applicable health and building codes.

Introduced by:
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Gary A. Winfield, 10th Dist.
Rep. Alphonse Paolillo, 97th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Rep. Michael A. DiMassa, 116th Dist.

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/18/2021Change of Reference, House to Committee on Transportation
 2/18/2021Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Transportation
 2/17/2021(PD)Change of Reference to Transportation
 1/27/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Planning and Development

Co-sponsors of SB-551

Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Rep. Edwin Vargas, 6th Dist.
Rep. Christine Palm, 36th Dist.

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