BILL SUMMARY for HB09-1171
HOUSE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT
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|Moved to refer House Bill 09-1171 to the Committee||PASS|
02:21 PM -- House Bill 09-1171
Representative Court, prime sponsor, presented House Bill 09-1171, concerning requirements related to the installation of manufactured homes. Representative Court discussed the bill with the committee and introduced witnesses to speak to the bill.
Bruce Eisenhauer, Deputy Director, Department of Local Affairs, testified in support of House Bill 09-1171 and explained that the bill is a clean up bill following enactment of House Bill 08-1319, which set forth new requirements for the training, testing, and certification of installers of manufactured structures. He explained that House Bill 09-1171 gives the Division of Housing in the Department of Local Affairs the discretion to inspect the installation of a manufactured home if requested by the home's owner, installer, manufacturer, or retailer. Under current law, the division is required to conduct an inspection if requested. The bill also reinstates requirements that applicants provide a letter of credit, certificate of deposit, or surety bond at the time of applying for renewal, in addition to providing proof of insurance and continuing education.
Meghan Pfanstiel, representing the Rocky Mountain Association, testified in support of the bill and discussed some of the requirements for applicants at the time of applying for renewal of, including: liability insurance, a letter of credit, certificate of deposit, or surety bond.
|TIME: || 02:28:09 PM|
|MOTION:||Moved to refer House Bill 09-1171 to the Committee of the Whole. The motion passed on a 11-0 vote.|
Final YES: 11 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS