Climate Change Legislation Signed into Law

Monday, September 12, 2016

(Sacramento) – Senate Bill 32, written to extend and expand the state’s emissions reduction goals, and Assembly Bill 197, which provides the mechanisms to make sure the goals we set in SB 32 are reached, were signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown during a special ceremony in Los Angeles. “Our climate change efforts are proof California can be progressive and prosperous at the same time,” said Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount). “Harmful emissions are going down, and the economy is going up. That’s a success story – plain and simple. Here’s more in this Assembly Access video.