California - AB18 - 2017

California Clean Water, Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor Access For All Act of 2018.

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 03-20-2017
Status: Passed One Chamber
Primary Sponsors: David Chiu (Democratic), Kansen Chu (Democratic), Susan Eggman (Democratic), Eduardo Garcia (Democratic), Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (Democratic), Ash Kalra (Democratic), Marc Levine (Democratic), Monique Limon (Democratic), Kevin McCarty (Democratic), Tony Thurmond (Democratic)

Actions (16)

  • 12-05-2016 - Read first time. To print.
  • 12-06-2016 - From printer. May be heard in committee January 5.
  • 01-19-2017 - Referred to Com. on W.,P., & W.
  • 02-08-2017 - From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 10. Noes 5.) (February 7). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
  • 02-22-2017 - From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended. (Ayes 12. Noes 5.) (February 22).
  • 02-23-2017 - Read second time and amended. Ordered returned to second reading.
  • 02-27-2017 - Read second time. Ordered to third reading.
  • 03-08-2017 - Coauthors revised.
  • 03-20-2017 - In Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
  • 03-20-2017 - Read third time. Urgency clause adopted. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 54. Noes 19. Page 645.).
  • 06-28-2017 - Referred to Coms. on N.R. & W. and GOV. & F.
  • 08-30-2017 - From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on N.R. & W.
  • 08-31-2017 - Joint Rule 62(a), file notice suspended. (Page 2290.)
  • 08-31-2017 - From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on GOV. & F. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (August 31). Re-referred to Com. on GOV. & F.
  • 08-31-2017 - (Coms. on N.R.&W. and GOV. & F.)
  • 09-01-2017 - From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 4. Noes 1.) (August 31). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
02-07-2017Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]House1050yes
02-22-2017Do pass as amendedHouse1250yes
03-20-2017AB 18 GARCIA, E. Third Reading UrgencyHouse54197yes
08-31-2017Do pass, but first be re-referred to the Committee on [Governance and Finance]Senate621yes
08-31-2017Do pass, but first be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]Senate412yes

News (3)

$280 million for Salton Sea proposed in California bond measure - The Desert Sun
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Sat, 02 Sep 2017 01:57:45 GMT

Two bills, AB18 and SB5, both include the funding for projects at the Salton Sea, where state officials are working on the initial stages of a 10-year plan that remains largely unfunded. ... Another bill, Sen. Ben Hueso's SB 701, would have established ...

Lawmaker Proposes $3-Billion Bond For Parks -
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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 18:00:12 GMT

Sacramento, CA — A proposal to ask voters in 2018 to approve a $3-billion bond to help California's parks and shorelines cleared an early test in an Assembly committee. AB 18 was ... The bill author, Democrat Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia of Coachella ...

How California Legislators Can Create a Path to Water Sustainability - News Deeply
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:04:24 GMT

Two bills under consideration right now – one in the California State Assembly, the other in the California Senate – could make real strides in conserving local water. The first ... The second bill is SB 740 – introduced by state Sen. ... Several ...