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SB 834:

Prohibits oil drilling in state waters

Author: Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson

This bill protects California's coast from offshore oil drilling by prohibiting new leases for new construction of oil drilling upon tidelands and submerged lands within state waters.

Bill info from the legislature

CLCV Supported

Status:

Passed Senate 28-7, Passed Assembly 45-25, Signed by Governor Brown

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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