AB 995:

Department of Toxic Substances Control Reform


Assemblymember Cristina Garcia

Would have created more accountability and transparency within the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) by taking desperately needed steps for the department to fulfill its mandate to protect Californians health and lives from exposure to toxic pollution and to clean up hazardous sites.

Bill info from the legislature

CLCV Supported

Top Priority Bill

Top Priority Bill


Passed Assembly 61-11

Passed Senate 28-11

Passed by the Legislature but vetoed by Governor Newsom

VOTE EVENT: Vote in Senate Floor, Aug. 21, 2020Status: 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 negatively.EXCUSEDAbsent due to illness or family leave; not counted positively or negatively.

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