AB 345:

Oil Well Set Backs

Requires a 2,500 foot health and safety buffer zone between sensitive land uses, such as such as schools, day cares, residential homes, and hospitals, and oil and gas wells in order to protect communities from life threatening environmental health impacts including increased risk of asthma, respiratory illnesses, pre-term births and high-risk pregnancies, and cancer.

Bill info from the legislature
Issues: Oil & Gas

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CLCV Supported

Status:

Passed Assembly Natural Resources Committee 7-3

VOTE EVENT: Assembly Natural Resources Committee, April 22, 2019Status: Passed

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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