SB 691: Holding polluters accountable for air quality violations

 
CLCV Supported
Passed Senate floor
Held by author

Inspired by an explosion at the Chevron refinery in Richmond that caused 15,000 people to seek medical attention for asthma and other respiratory symptoms and tens of thousands more to shelter in place, this bill would have held major single-day pollution violators accountable for causing a severe disruption to the community by increasing the penalty for an offense from $10,000 per day to $100,000 per day.

Issue: 
Air Quality
Senator Party Vote
Joel Anderson R
Bad
Bad
Jim Beall D
Good
Good
Tom Berryhill R
Bad
Bad
Marty Block D
Good
Good
Ron Calderon D
Good
Good
Anthony Cannella R
Bad
Bad
Ellen Corbett D
Good
Good
Lou Correa D
Bad
Bad
Kevin de León D
Good
Good
Mark DeSaulnier D
Good
Good
Bill Emmerson R
Bad
Bad
Noreen Evans D
Good
Good
Jean Fuller R
Bad
Bad
Ted Gaines R
Bad
Bad
Cathleen Galgiani D
Bad
Bad
Loni Hancock D
Good
Good
Edward P. Hernandez D
Not Voting
Not Voting
Jerry Hill D
Good
Good
Ben Hueso D
Good
Good
Bob Huff R
Bad
Bad
Hannah-Beth Jackson D
Good
Good
Steve Knight R
Bad
Bad
Ricardo Lara D
Good
Good
Mark Leno D
Good
Good
Ted Lieu D
Good
Good
Carol Liu D
Good
Good
Bill Monning D
Good
Good
Jim Nielsen R
Bad
Bad
Alex Padilla D
Good
Good
Fran Pavley D
Good
Good
Curren Price D
Not Voting
Not Voting
Richard Roth D
Good
Good
Darrell Steinberg D
Good
Good
Norma Torres D
Good
Good
Mimi Walters R
Bad
Bad
Lois Wolk D
Good
Good
Rod Wright D
Bad
Bad
Mark Wyland R
Bad
Bad
Leland Yee D
Bad
Bad

No Assembly action was taken on this item.

This item did not end up on the Governor's desk; therefore, he could not sign or veto it.

 
 
 

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