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AB-1262 California Sustainable Freight Action Plan.(2019-2020)

As Amends the Law Today


 Section 43011.7 is added to the Health and Safety Code, to read:

 (a) By January 1, 2021, and at least every five years thereafter, the state board, the Department of Transportation, the State Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission, and the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, in collaboration with relevant stakeholders, shall update the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan developed pursuant to Executive Order B-32-15.
(b) As a part of the update, the targets established in the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan for freight efficiency, transition to zero-emission technologies, and increased competitiveness shall be revised and updated, as appropriate.
(c) The updates to the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan shall consider the following:
(1) Coordination of plans for the attainment of federal ambient air quality standards with relevant greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.
(2) Identification of opportunities for the collaboration with other state agencies, districts, utility providers, and technology providers to implement the measures.
(3) Identification of priority actions that significantly reduce air pollution in low-income communities, as defined in Section 39713, and disadvantaged communities, as identified pursuant to Section 39711.
(4) Identification of policies that provide advantages to fleets that reduce emissions of greenhouse gases earlier than required by law.
(5) Identification of actions to improve the efficiency of the freight system.
(6) Identification of actions to increase the economic competitiveness and growth of the freight and goods movement industry.