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Senate Bill 1370 (Galgiani) Reliable Water Supply Bond Act of 2014

 

Bill Text: http://leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_1351-1400/sb_1370_bill_20140324_amended_sen_v98.pdf

Summary: Existing law mandates that the voters be submitted an $11.1 billion water bond bill at the November 4, 2014 general election.  SB 1370 replaces that bill with a $6.2 billion water bond proposal.  If approved by the voters, SB 1370 would spend continuously appropriated money for the following purposes:

  • Construction of the the proposed Sites Reservoir
  • Construction of the proposed Temperance Flats Reservoir
  • Expansion of the San Luis Reservoir
  • Expansion of the storage capacity of Shasta Dam

 

Our Position: Oppose

 

Contact: info@friendsoftheriver.org

 

Status/History: SB 1370 was held in committee on April 8, 2014

 SB 1370 was amended, read for a second time and re-referred to the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water on March 24, 2014

SB 1370 will be heard before the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water on April 8, 2014.

SB 1370 was referred to the Senate Committees on Natural Resources and Water, Environmental Quality and Governance and Finance on March 17, 2014

SB 1370 was read for the first time on February 24, 2014

 

 

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