On Wednesday, a bill that would provide $2 billion to fight homelessness and create affordable housing passed out of committee.
Back in March, AB 3300 was introduced which would set aside $2 billion every year from the state budget to help get people off the streets and into housing. The bill would provide $1.1 billion to counties and service organizations, $800 million to cities with a population over 300,000 and $100 million to nonprofit housing developers.
The bill passed in a 6-1 vote.
According to the Bill:
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