March 7, 2016 Arizona HOA Legislation Update #6

Below is the list of HOA specific bills and their most current status updates.

House Bill 2172

Planned communities; architectural designs; approval

Status:  2/25 Passed Government Senate Standing Committee.

House Bill 2106

Homeowners' associations; enforcement grace period

Status:  2/18 Senate Government amended, report awaited. 

House Bill 2382

Property; declaration amendment; procedure

Status:  3/2 Passed Senate Government, report awaited.

House Bill 2612

Rental properties; prohibited penalties

Status:  3/1 House Committee of the Whole (COW) approved with floor amendment.

House Bill 2613

Regulatory boards; licensing; revisions

Status:  3/1 Passed House Rules Committee and 3/2 retained on House COW calendar.

House Bill 2656

Homeowner's associations; cumulative voting; prohibition

Status:  3/1 House COW approved with floor amendment #4691 and amendment #4692

Senate Bill 1496

Homeowners associations; director removal

Status:  3/1 Passed Senate 29-0; ready for the House.

Senate Bill 1497

Homeowners associations; Board conflicts

Status:  2/29 Retained on Senate COW calendar.   

Senate Bill 1498

Homeowners associations; fees; hearings; elections

Status:  3/1 Passed Senate 29-0 with amendment; ready for the House.

Dead Bills:

House Bill 2513

Condominiums; exterior changes; approval

Status:  2/17 Bill currently being held.

Senate Bill 1499

Homeowners associations; managers; licensure; hearings

Status:  2/11 This bill will not be heard this session. AACM will work with Senator David Farnsworth next year on certification.

Senate Bill 1088

Secured residential communities; process servers

Status:  2/16 Failed to pass the Senate.