AB 197:

Climate Equity and Transparency Act

Author: Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia

AB 197 (E Garcia), the “Climate Equity and Transparency Act,” includes reforms that ensure the benefits of climate pollution reduction reach the communities most directly affected and give the Legislature greater oversight responsibility when implementing these climate policies. (Companion bill to SB 32: Scored jointly.)

Bill info from the legislature

CLCV Supported


Passed Senate 23-13; Passed Assembly 45-30

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 positively.EXCUSEDAbsent due to illness or family leave; not counted positively or negatively.

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