Adopted

Redraft 5

Affordable Housing Development

Messrs. Eldridge and Joyce moved that the bill be amended by striking out section 4;

and inserting, after section 16, the following section:-

"SECTION 16A. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the department of housing and community development shall consider housing to be low or moderate income housing under section 20 of chapter 40B of the General Laws if, on or before July 1, 2007, the department had agreed to consider that housing to be low or moderate income housing."