Regulatory Barriers Clearinghouse
HUD established the Regulatory Barriers Clearinghouse (RBC) to collect, process, assemble, and disseminate information on state and local regulations and policies affecting the creation and maintenance of affordable housing.
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California passed Assembly Bill 686 in 2018 to add requirements for affirmatively furthering fair housing to the state’s existing fair housing and civil rights legislation. The bill also amends the state’s land use and planning legislation to require jurisdictions to address these requirements in the housing element of their general plans.
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In July 2022, the Oregon Land Conservation and Land Development Commission adopted permanent regulations directing local governments to reform their parking requirements.