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Legislative and Regulatory Committee

The Legislative/Regulatory Committee reviews, analyzes and recommends positions on state legislation that affects the goals and objectives of the Section and its membership. The Committee, as well as the Managing Director, directs the Section’s legislative advocate and leads all California Section activity in the state regulatory arena. The Committee is governed by its guidelines.

WRCA Responds to 2022 Legislation on Water Recycling

It has been a busy legislative session thus far and WateReuse California (WRCA) is active in the state capitol advancing and protecting the interest of water reuse. See below for the bills WRCA is following. Contact Charles LaSalle, clasalle@watereuse.org  if you are a member would like to participate in the WRCA Legislative-Regulatory Committee meetings

Bill NumberTitleWRCA Position Letters (see below)
AB 1845 (Calderon)Design BuildSupport
AB 2387 (E. Garcia)Climate BondWatch
AB 2787 (Quirk)Microbeads/microplasticsSupport
AB 2811 (Bennett)Onsite reuse/dual plumbingOppose Unless Amended
SB 12 (McGuire & Stern)Local Government: Planning and ZoningWatch
SB 230 (Portantino)CEC ProgramSupport
SB 991 (Newman)Design BuildSupport
 SB 1144 (Wiener)GraywaterSeek Amendments
SB 1157 (Hertzberg)Indoor Residential Water Use StandardOppose Unless Amended
SB 1197 (Caballero)Water InnovationSupport
AB 2247 (Bloom)PFAS Source DatabaseSupport

Legislative and Regulatory Letters

2021-222019-202017-18

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