Michael Shaw

Important 'cap-and-trade' workshop on March 2nd

By Michael Shaw, VP, Government Relations

Capitol Update, Feb. 23, 2018 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

Last year, CMTA and other business groups fought for amendments to California’s cap-and-trade program in the midst of negotiations to extend the program beyond 2020. On Friday, March 2nd, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) will hold a workshop in Sacramento to discuss the initial working draft of the cap-and-trade amendments that were part of the deal CMTA reached wi ... » More
Shaina Brown

State toxics department’s agenda full of manufacturer issues

By Shaina Brown, Policy Director

Capitol Update, Feb. 23, 2018 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

 UPCOMING DTSC Workshops and Webinars Important to Manufacturers In the midst of last week’s important legislative deadline and the emergence of over 2500 pieces of legislation, we are still tracking important regulatory issues to California’s manufacturers. Please see below for a list of upcoming workshops and webinars hosted by the Department of Toxic Substances Contr ... » More
Michael Shaw

The sky is the limit . . . Or is it?

By Michael Shaw, VP, Government Relations

Capitol Update, Feb. 16, 2018 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

On February 6th, the most powerful rocket in service today took off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, but this Sunshine State launch has its roots in the Golden State with California-based SpaceX. California has long held the leadership reins on the aerospace industry following World War II with CMTA members, including Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman amongst many other ... » More
Jarrell Cook

Assembly Member Levine introduces sweeping bill to create a state agency to regulate data

By Jarrell Cook, Associate Policy Director

Capitol Update, Feb. 16, 2018 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

On February 12th, Assembly Member Marc Levine (D-Marin County) introduced AB 2182, which would create a massive new state agency – the California Data Protection Authority (CDPA) – to regulate all companies that own, license, maintain or otherwise use the personal information of California residents. The proposed legislation does not specify the scope of the CDPA&rsquo ... » More

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» State toxics department’s agenda full of manufacturer issues Feb. 23, 2018
» The sky is the limit . . . Or is it? Feb. 16, 2018
» Assembly Member Levine introduces sweeping bill to create a state agency to regulate data Feb. 16, 2018
» Assemblymember Blanca Rubio attends environmental issues coalition, Thursday Group Feb. 16, 2018

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