Legislative Information

Legislative Picture

On March 16, 2017, APA Orange Section and the Planning Directors Association of Orange County (PDAOC) hosted the annual legislative update. David Snow, AICP of Richards, Watson & Gershon provided an update of significant legislation from 2016 that impact the planning profession. Topics included:

  1. General Plan
  2. CEQA/ GHG
  3. Water Supply / Water Conservation
  4. Permit Streamlining
  5. Housing (ADU / Density Bonus)
  6. Marjuana
  7. Wireless
  8. Massage
  9. Community / Economic Development
  10. Coastal Commission
  11. Outdoor Advertising
  12. Code Enforcement
  13. LAFCO


A copy of the PowerPoint Presentation is available for download HERE. This presentation is a valuable resource as it contains a summary of many important legislative bills and their implications to the planning profession.