California - AB 378 - 2017

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Added On: 07-24-2017
Updated On: 08-02-2017
Status: Introduced
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Actions (13)

  • 02-09-2017 - Read first time. To print.
  • 02-10-2017 - From printer. May be heard in committee March 12.
  • 02-21-2017 - Referred to Com. on NAT. RES.
  • 04-18-2017 - From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on NAT. RES. Read second time and amended.
  • 04-19-2017 - Re-referred to Com. on NAT. RES.
  • 04-25-2017 - From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 7. Noes 3.) (April 24). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
  • 05-03-2017 - In committee: Set, first hearing. Referred to APPR. suspense file.
  • 05-26-2017 - From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended. (Ayes 11. Noes 6.) (May 26).
  • 05-30-2017 - Read second time and amended. Ordered returned to second reading.
  • 05-30-2017 - Assembly Rule 63 suspended. (Ayes 52. Noes 24. Page 1776.)
  • 05-30-2017 - Read second time. Ordered to third reading.
  • 06-01-2017 - Read third time. Refused passage. (Ayes 35. Noes 39. Page 2088.).
  • 06-01-2017 - Motion to reconsider on the next legislative day made by Assembly Member Cristina Garcia.

Votes (3)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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04-24-2017Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]730yes
05-26-2017Do pass as amended.1160yes
06-02-2017AB 378 GARCIA, C. Assembly Third ReadingAssembly35396no

Sponsors (15)

News (4)

Is California's Cap-and-Trade Program in Trouble? - L.A. Weekly
Published by laweekly.com
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:37:06 GMT

Early this month, on the same day that President Donald Trump announced he was pulling the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, the California State Assembly voted on a bill of its own, designed to fight climate change. AB 378, authored by ...

Lawmakers push for 'environmental justice' in California carbon reduction policy - Sacramento Bee
Published by sacbee.com
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 23:18:39 GMT

Assembly Bill 378 could technically extend cap-and-trade, which expires in 2020, and it authorizes the California Air Resources Board to adopt “a market-based compliance mechanism” to reduce emissions to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030. But the ...

California lawmakers hope new climate change proposal will help low-income communities harmed by pollution - Los Angeles Times
Published by latimes.com
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 20:29:38 GMT

As reported earlier , the legislation, AB 378, represents an opening bid in the conversation about how to handle the state's cap-and-trade program, which requires companies to buy permits to release greenhouse gas emissions. Although Gov. Jerry Brown ...

Climate change and bail-reform bills fall short in California Assembly - The Mercury News
Published by mercurynews.com
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 07:01:09 GMT

SACRAMENTO — Late Thursday night, the California Assembly voted down two closely watched proposals — one to extend the state's signature cap-and-trade program, while incorporating local air quality, and another to overhaul the bail-bonds system.