SB 185: Coal divestment

 
CLCV Supported
Passed Senate 24-14 (6/3/2015)
Passed Assembly 43-27 (9/2/2015)
Signed into law by Governor Brown (10/8/2015)

SB 185 will require California’s public pension funds, the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), to divest from holdings in thermal coal. Divestment from coal—America's dirtiest energy source–is part of the state’s broader efforts to decarbonize the California economy and transition to clean, renewable energy resources. California is the first state in the nation to pass a measure of this kind.

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Joel Anderson R
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Patricia Bates R
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Tom Berryhill R
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Anthony Cannella R
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Jean Fuller R
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Ted Gaines R
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Bob Huff R
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John Moorlach R
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Mike Morrell R
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Janet Nguyen R
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Richard Roth D
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Sharon Runner R
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Jeff Stone R
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Andy Vidak R
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Ben Allen D
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Jim Beall D
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Marty Block D
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Kevin de León D
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Cathleen Galgiani D
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Steve Glazer D
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Isadore Hall D
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Loni Hancock D
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Edward P. Hernandez D
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Jerry Hill D
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Ben Hueso D
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Hannah-Beth Jackson D
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Ricardo Lara D
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Mark Leno D
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Connie Leyva D
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Carol Liu D
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Mike McGuire D
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Tony Mendoza D
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Holly Mitchell D
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Bill Monning D
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Richard Pan D
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Fran Pavley D
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Bob Wieckowski D
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Lois Wolk D
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Bob Hertzberg D
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Jim Nielsen R
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Katcho Achadjian R
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Travis Allen R
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Catharine Baker R
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Frank Bigelow R
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William Brough R
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Ling-Ling Chang R
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Rocky Chavez R
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Jim Cooper D
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Brian Dahle R
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Beth Gaines R
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James Gallagher R
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Adam Gray D
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Shannon Grove R
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David Hadley R
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Matthew Harper R
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Brian Jones R
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Young Kim R
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Tom Lackey R
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Eric Linder R
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Brian Maienschein R
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Devon Mathis R
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Chad Mayes R
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Melissa Melendez R
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Jay Obernolte R
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Kristin Olsen R
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Jim Patterson R
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Marc Steinorth R
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Donald Wagner R
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Marie Waldron R
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Scott Wilk R
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Luis Alejo D
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Toni Atkins D
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Richard Bloom D
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Susan Bonilla D
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Rob Bonta D
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Autumn Burke D
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Ian Calderon D
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Nora Campos D
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Ed Chau D
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David Chiu D
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Kansen Chu D
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Ken Cooley D
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Matt Dababneh D
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Bill Dodd D
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Susan Eggman D
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Jim Frazier D
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Cristina Garcia D
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Eduardo Garcia D
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Mike Gatto D
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Mike Gipson D
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Jimmy Gomez D
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Lorena Gonzalez D
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Rich Gordon D
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Roger Hernandez D
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Chris Holden D
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Jacqui Irwin D
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Reggie Jones-Sawyer D
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Marc Levine D
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Patty López D
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Evan Low D
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Kevin McCarty D
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Jose Medina D
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Kevin Mullin D
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Adrin Nazarian D
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Patrick O`Donnell D
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Henry Perea D
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Bill Quirk D
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Anthony Rendon D
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Freddie Rodriguez D
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Rudy Salas D
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Miguel Santiago D
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Mark Stone D
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Tony Thurmond D
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Phil Ting D
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Shirley Weber D
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Das Williams D
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Jim Wood D
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Cheryl Brown D
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Tom Daly D
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Sebastian Ridley-Thomas D
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