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AB-2474 Hazardous waste: identification: testing.(2017-2018)

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Bill Status
AB-2474
Quirk (A)
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Hazardous waste: identification: testing.
03/17/18
An act to amend Section 25141 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to hazardous waste.
Assembly
08/31/18
06/11/18

Type of Measure
Inactive Bill - Vetoed
Majority Vote Required
Non-Appropriation
Fiscal Committee
Non-State-Mandated Local Program
Non-Urgency
Non-Tax levy
Last 5 History Actions
Date Action
09/27/18 Vetoed by Governor.
09/07/18 Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 2:30 p.m.
08/29/18 Senate amendments concurred in. To Engrossing and Enrolling. (Ayes 78. Noes 0. Page 6880.).
08/27/18 In Assembly. Concurrence in Senate amendments pending. May be considered on or after August 29 pursuant to Assembly Rule 77.
08/27/18 Read third time. Passed. Ordered to the Assembly. (Ayes 39. Noes 0. Page 5824.).
Governor's Veto Message
To the Members of the California State Assembly:

I am returning Assembly Bill 2474 without my signature.

This bill authorizes the Department of Toxic Substance Control to evaluate alternative methods from its standard bioassay procedure when determining if a product is hazardous waste.

The Department currently has the authority to establish alternative methods of testing a product's toxicity to aquatic life. Despite this, it has not exercised this option because such tests are too expensive. The Department has a structural deficit and I am not inclined to sign legislation that creates additional cost pressures.

Sincerely,



Edmund G. Brown Jr.