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SB 1000:

Including environmental justice in general plans

Author: Senator Connie Leyva

SB 1000 (Leyva) will require the development of an Environmental Justice element for future local General Plans, helping cities and counties to reduce pollution exposure as well as promote better food access, healthier homes, improved air quality, and physical activity in local communities.

Bill info from the legislature

CLCV Supported

Status:

Passed Senate 24-15
Passed Assembly 47-28
Passed Senate Concurrence 25-13

vote key

PRO-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION:ANTI-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION:DID NOT VOTEDid not vote on good bill. Counted negatively.DID NOT VOTEDid not vote on a bad bill. Counted negatively.EXCUSEDAbsent due to illness or family leave; not counted positively or negatively.

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