DC B22-0229 | 2017-2018 | 22nd Council


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on April 4 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-12-13 - Public Hearing Held
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


As introduced, this bill clarifies that homeowners associations and cooperative housing associations may not disallow owners from installing or using a solar energy collection device unless the prohibition is expressed in the association's articles of incorporation. The bill permits exceptions for instances where the proposed installation would occur on common areas or elements and reasonable restrictions concerning size, location, and manner of installation of the solar energy collection device.

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Solar Cooperative Association Expansion Amendment Act Of 2017



2017-12-13CouncilPublic Hearing Held
2017-11-24CouncilNotice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register
2017-04-07CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B22-0229 Published in the DC Register
2017-04-04CouncilReferred to Committee on Transportation and the Environment
2017-04-04CouncilIntroduced in Legislative Meeting

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