Good News -- Exemptions and NTMPs

CAL FIRE has reversed its policy change regarding the acceptance of exemptions for NTMPs. Please refer to the link below to view the letter from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Ken Pimlott) to the California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection (Keith Gilless).
 
Should you have any questions, please send an email to the FLC Legislative Committee at legchair@forestlandowners.org.
 
Letter and Supporting Content from CAL FIRE to Board of Forestry


Legislative Update

July 2019

By Brian White, KP Public Affairs, FLC Legislative Advocate and Larry Camp, FLC Legislative Committee

The tables below summarize the current legislation that the FLC is monitoring. Brian White and the Legislative Committee have been successful in amending AB 454 and SB 69 to minimize the adverse impacts from language in the original bills.

Use the following link to find out additional information about any bill of interest http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/. Please contact Larry Camp or Deidre Bryant if you have any questions.

The next newsletter will have an update on activities at the Board of Forestry and the Forest Management Task Force.

Should you have questions, direct them to legchair@forestlandowners.org.

 

2019 Legislation – Active Legislative Monitoring by Forest Landowners of California

Support

Oppose

Neutral

Now 2 Year Bills

SB 462 - Stern SB 1 - Atkins AB 454 - Kalra - After Amendments AB -144 - Aguiar-Curry
SB 515 - Caballero AB 5 - Gonzalez SB 69 - Wiener - After Amendments AB 257 - Mathis
SB 535 - Moorlach     AB 343 - Patterson - Support
SB 632 - Galgiani     AB 431 - Gallagher
      AB 490 - Salas
      AB 616 - Patterson - Support
      AB 833 - Dahle
      AB 1067 - Bigelow
      AB 1151 - Daly
      AB 1284 - Carrillo
      AB 1298 - Mullin
      AB 1375 - Bigelow
      AB 1690 - Flora
      AB 1778 Boerner-Horvath
      SB 378 - Wiener - Oppose

2019 Legislation – Watch with No Current Position by Forest Landowners of California

Assembly Bills

AB 38 - Wood; AB 247, AB 248, AB 1160 - Dahle; AB 235, 483, 915 - Mayes;
AB 293 - E. Garcia; AB 296, AB 312 - Cooley; AB 394 - Obernolte; AB 409 - Limon
AB 417 - Arambula; AB 572 - Kalra; AB740 - Burke; A793 - Ting; AB 839 - Mullin
AB 933 - Petrie-Norris; AB 1167 - Mathis; AB 1276 - Bonta; AB 1299, AB 1388 - Flora
AB 1516 - Friedman; AB 1612 - Quirk; AB 1823 - Assembly Natural Resources Committee
 

Senate Bills

SB 44, SB 692 - Skinner; SB 45, SB 757 - Allen; SB 68, SB 133 Galgiani; SB 168 - Wieckowski
SB 162 - Jackson; SB 190, SB 209, SB 247- Dodd; SB 195, SB 226 - Nielsen; SB 198 Bates
SB 395 - Archuleta; SB 502, SB 566 - Borgeas; SB 739 - Stern; SB 761 - Jones

Track Bills by visiting http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov and use the Quick Bill Search function.