Next attempt at Costa Hawkins reform is now live: http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=201920200AB36
AB36 would allow cities to extend rent control to new housing after 10 years. Costa Hawkins currently prevents any new rent controlled units after 1995
Last session, tenant organizations protested the previous version, which was a full repeal. Because the American Left is a failed project. This new version already got the blessing of the CA Apartment Association back then, so maybe we'll pass something this time around.