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Joint MTC ABAG Legislation Committee

Friday, June 14, 2024 - 9:45 a.m.
Board Room - 1st Floor

Bay Area Metro Center
375 Beale Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Agenda Items


David Canepa (Chair), Jesse Arreguin, (Vice Chair), Eddie Ahn, Ken Carlson,
Carol Dutra-Vernaci, Pat Eklund, Dorene M. Giacopini*, Matt Mahan,
Stephanie Moulton-Peters, Sue Noack, David Rabbitt, Belia Ramos,
James P. Spering, Aaron Tiedemann, Vacant, and Vacant
*Non-Voting Member

Agenda item1.

Call to Order / Roll Call / Confirm Quorum

Agenda item2.

Consent Calendar

Agenda item2a.

Approval of Joint MTC ABAG Legislation Committee Minutes of the May 10, 2024 Meeting

Agenda item2b.

Legislative History

Detailed list of bills the ABAG and MTC are tracking in Sacramento, including those ABAG or MTC supports or opposes.

Agenda item2c.

Washington, D.C. Legislative Update

Report on key legislative, funding and political developments over the past month from Washington, D.C. prepared by the Summit Strategies team.

Agenda item3.

State Legislation

Agenda item3a.

Constitutional Amendment to Lower Vote Threshold to Fifty-Five Percent for Infrastructure Bonds

Revises Assembly Constitutional Amendment (ACA) 1 (Aguiar-Curry, 2023) to place on the November 2024 ballot a constitutional amendment to institute a 55 percent vote threshold for housing and infrastructure bonds.

Agenda item3b.

Assembly Bill 2813 (Aguiar-Curry): Government Investment Act

Implementing legislation for the 55 percent vote threshold constitutional amendment; adds local accountability requirements and makes other changes.

Agenda item3c.

Fiscal Year 2024-25 State Budget Update

Status update on the Regional Early Action Program (REAP 2.0) and state transit funding in the fiscal year (FY) 2024-25 State Budget.

Agenda item3d.

Assembly Bill 598 (Wicks): Bay Area Housing Finance Authority (BAHFA) Funding

Clarification of the limitations on BAHFA’s authority to condition funding disbursements on local jurisdictions’ land use and housing policies.

Agenda item4.

Public Comment / Other Business

Agenda item5.

Adjournment / Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Joint MTC ABAG Legislation Committee will be held on Friday, July 12, 2024 at 9:45 a.m. at the Bay Area Metro Center, 375 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA, and other remote locations. Any changes to the schedule will be duly noticed to the public.