Landmark Climate Change Legislation Passed by Legislature

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood), Assemblymembers Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) and Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), Governor Jerry Brown and a bipartisan group of legislators gathered in the State Capitol to mark the passage of Assembly Bills 398 and 617 and Assembly Constitutional Amendment 1. Together this landmark package of legislation will balance our economic, health and environmental concerns as California works to reach its climate targets and improve the lives of all residents. Watch the entire news conference in this Assembly Access video.