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SB-342 Environmental justice.(2021-2022)

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Date Published: 02/09/2021 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2021–2022 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill
No. 342


Introduced by Senator Gonzalez

February 09, 2021


An act relating to environmental justice.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 342, as introduced, Gonzalez. Environmental justice.
Existing law requires the Secretary for Environmental Protection to convene a Working Group on Environmental Justice composed of various representatives, as specified, to assist the California Environmental Protection Agency in developing an agencywide environmental justice strategy.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact subsequent legislation to increase environmental justice representation at a local level.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is intent of the Legislature to enact subsequent legislation to increase environmental justice representation at a local level.