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2016 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position House of Origin

COMM

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Second House

COMM

Second House

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Governor
AB 1066

(Gonzalez)

Agricultural Workers: Overtime Oppose transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1577
(Eggman)
Food bank donations Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1613
(Weber)
Budget Act Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1755
(Dodd)
Water Data Act transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1810
(Levine)
Seed Swaps Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1826
(Stone)
CA Organic Program Support if Amended transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2304
(Levine)
Water marketing Support  2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2324
(Eggman)
Farmers Markets Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2630
(Salas)
Siting solar projects on ag land transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2715
(Garcia, Dodd, Alejo)
Ag Energy Efficient Housing Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2755
(Gallagher)
Beehive theft Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 313

(Monning)

Schools on farmland Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 859

(Jolley)

Greenhouse gas emissions and biomass Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 1247
(Jackson)
Ag Innovation Zones 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 1282
(Leno)
Neonics Support transparent-green-checkmark-md  2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 1317
(Wolk)
Well permits Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 1350
(Wolk)
Healthy soils Support  2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 1386
(Wolk)
Working lands Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

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Last Update: March 31, 2016

2015 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position

House of Origin

COMM

House of Origin

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Second House

COMM

Second House

FLOOR

Governor
AB 234
(Gordon)
Sale to Food Facilities Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 647
(Eggman)
Division of Groundwater Watch transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 761
(Levine)
Carbon farm planning Watch transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2 YR
AB 1045
(Irwin)
Organic waste: composting Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1135
(Committee on Agriculture)
Certified farmers markets Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1242 (Gray) Protecting central valley water resources Watch transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1244
(Gray)
Water rights: small irrigation use Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg

AB 1247

(Irwin)

Organic input material Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1259
(Levine)
Apiculture on State-owned land Watch transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1321
(Ting)
Nutrition incentive matching grant program Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

AB 1357

(Bloom)

Sugar sweetened beverage health Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg

SB 27
(Hill)

Livestock: use of antibiotics transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 32
(Pavley)
Greenhouse gas emissions limit transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 148
(McGuire)
Career and job skills education act Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 228
(Cannella)
Groundwater storage: beneficial use 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 367
(Wolk)
Environmental farming program Sponsor transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2 YR

 

2014 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position

House of Origin

COMM

House of Origin

FLOOR

Second House

COMM

Second House

FLOOR

Governor
AB 1961
(Eggman)
Farmland Preservation Sponsor 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1871
Dickinson
Farmers Markets Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1990
(Gordon)
Urban Gardens Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

AB 2561
(Bradford)

Neighborhood Food transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2505
(Yamada)
Raw Milk
Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg

AB 2402 (Buchanan)

Noxious Weed Management Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

AB 2185
(Eggman)

Pollinator Habitat Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

AB 1789
(Williams)

Neonicotinoids Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1437
(Mullin)
Antibiotics in Animals 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 835
(Hill)
Antibiotics in Animals
Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md VETOED

SB 1381
(Evans)

GE Labeling Support transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg

AB 1729
(Logue)

Williamson Act Subventions 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2602
(Eggman)
Farm to School Grants Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2488
(Levine)
Wine and Cider Tasting at Farmers Markets transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 1411
(Jackson)
Pesticide Application Notification 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1826
(Chesbro)
Commercial Food Waste Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1594
(Williams)
Landfill Cover Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2385
(Ting)
Market Match Nutrition Incentive Program Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2413
(Pérez)
Farm to Fork transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2449
(Bocanegra)
Adequate Time to Eat transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2539
(Ting)
Certified Farmers’ Markets transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1739
(Dickinson)
Groundwater Basin Management transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1471
(Rendon)
Water Quality, Supply, & Infrastructure Improvement Act Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 1168
(Pavley)
Groundwater Management Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 1281
(Pavley)
Water and Oil Production Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

 

2013 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position House of Origin

COMM

House of Origin

FLOOR

Second House

COMM

Second House

FLOOR

Governor
AB 224
(Gordon)
CSAs Sponsor transparent-green-checkmark-md
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AB 323
(Chesbro)
Solid Waste Recycling of green materials CalCAN support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 416
(Gordon)
Cap and Trade revenue to local GHG projects CalCAN support 2000px-Xmark01.svg


AB 551
(Ting)
Urban agriculture incentive zones Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
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AB 823
(Eggman)
California Farmland Protection Act Sponsor 2 YR
AB 982
(Williams)
Hydraulic fracturing Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 996
(Dickinson)
Farmers Markets Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1051
(Bocanegra)
Sustainable Communities for All:Cap and Trade revenue to SB 375 targets CalCAN support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 511
(Lieu)
Cap and Trade revenue to natural resources programs CalCAN support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 566
(Leno)
Industrial hemp Sponsor transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
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SB 599
(Evans)Now AB 654
Direct marketing: certified farmers’ markets Sponsor transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
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SB 749
(Wolk)
Habitat protection: endangered species Support transparent-green-checkmark-md

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2012 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position

House of Origin

COMM

House of Origin

FLOOR

Second House

COMM

Second House

FLOOR

Governor
AB 591
(Wiecowski)
Hydraulic
Fracturing
Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1516
(Alejo)
Farm
Vehicles
2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1532
(Perez)
Greenhouse
Gas Reduction
Account
Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1544
(M. Perez)
Legalize Undoc. Ag Workers Neutral 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1616
(Gatto)

Cottage Foods
Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 1632
(Gordon)
CSAs 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1798
(Perea)
Ag Water Mgmt Plans 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1813
(Buchanan)
Delta Flows 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1829
(Bradford)
School Lunch Nutritional Info. Neutral 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 1966
(Ma)

Oil, Gas, Farmland
Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2174
(Alejo)
Fertilizer Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2246
(J. Perez)
Food Access Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 2346
(Butler)
Farm Worker Heat Rules Oppose transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md VETOED
AB 2421
(Berryhill)
Peripheral Canal Study 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AJR 29
(Allen)
Pollinators Support

2000px-Xmark01.svg

SB 594
(Wolk)
Net Metering Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 1374
(Harman)
Liability and Gov’t Regs Oppose 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 1572
(Pavley)
Greenhouse Gases Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 2676
(Calderon)
Farm Worker Heat Rules Oppose transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md VETOED

 

2011 California Legislative Bills of Concern to CAFF

Bill Subject CAFF Position House of Origin

COMM

House of Origin

FLOOR

Second House

COMM

Second House

FLOOR

Governor
AB 88 (Huffman) GMO labeling salmon Support CFS 2 YR
AB 292 (Galgiani) High Speed rail impact on ag Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
AB 395 (Huffman) Groundwater recharge Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 581 (John A. Perez) HFFI Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 634 (Huber) Vertebrate pest control Support Farm Bur transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
AB 964 (Huffman) Streamline water permits transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 237 (Wolk) Cap Trade to ag Support 2 YR
SB 370 (Blakeslee) Net energy metering Support 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 471 (Rubio) No sodas with food stamps Neutral 2 YR
SB 489 (Wolk) Net metering to all renewables Support CALCAN transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md
SB 535 (De Leon) Cap Trade to impacted commu Support transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md 2000px-Xmark01.svg
SB 618 (Wolk) Solar on Williamson land Unhappy transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md transparent-green-checkmark-md

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