Solar Access Protection Amendments


  • This bill would prohibit the enforcement of any real property covenant or homeowner association regulation that would unreasonably restrict or prohibit homeowners from installing solar panels on their private property.


  • Rep. Lowry Snow, R - Santa Clara


  • Of course, the devil is in the details. What does 'unreasonably' mean in this context
  • Bill held, at Rep Arent's motion preserving possibility that bill may salvaged. be fixed. Strong opposition from HOA reps & management companies. Spoke in support, UCE & Vivent Solar. 3/2 House Public Utilities & Technology
  • Failed, fn = $0

Additional Info

  • Position: Failed
  • Bills: HB 451