California Environmental Justice Alliance

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2017 Environmental Justice Legislative Agenda

The California Environmental Justice Alliance’s 2017 Environmental Justice Legislative Agenda features a diverse set of bills that will address climate change, promote equitable transportation planning and funding, ensure safe and affordable drinking water for all communities, require oil refineries to install air monitoring systems, fight for affordable housing, and defund the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

 

2017 Environmental Justice Legislative Agenda

BillDescriptionPositionStatus
AB 523 (Reyes)Equity in Clean Energy InvestmentsSupport (Priority)Heading to the Governor’s Desk
SB 623 (Monning)Safe and Affordable Drinking WaterSupport (Priority)2-Year Bill- Held in Assembly Rules
SB 774 (Leyva)Hazardous Waste Management CouncilSupport (Priority)2-Year Bill- Held in Assembly Floor
AB 17 (Holden)Transit Pass ProgramSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 179 (Cervantes)Transportation Equity ActSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 805 (Gonzalez-Fletcher)SANDAG Accountability and San Diego Region Transportation ReformSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 890 (Medina)Land Use: Planning and Zoning InitiativesSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 1179 (Kalra)Hazardous Waste Facilities: InspectionsSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 1328 (Limon)Well Chemical TransparencySupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 1397 (Low)Local Planning: Housing ElementSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
AB 1647 (Muratsuchi)Petroleum Refineries Air MonitoringSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
SB 2 (Atkins)Building Homes and Jobs ActSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
SB 49 (De León & Stern)California Environmental, Public Health, and Workers Defense Act of 2017Support2-Year Bill- Held in Assembly Floor
SB 54 (De León)The California Values ActSupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
SB 100 (De León)100% Clean EnergySupport2-Year Bill- Held in Assembly Floor
SB 258 (Lara)Clean Product Right to Know Act of 2017SupportHeading to the Governor’s Desk
SB 520 (Mitchell)Electricity: Intervenor FundingSupportHeld in Assembly Appropriations- Suspense File