2021 - Assembly Bill 1531 (O’Donnell, Patrick), Public Resources (2-Year)
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Would designate the California Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission (CEC) as the lead agency and specified State agencies, including CARB, as responsible agencies, for carbon capture and storage projects under California Environmental Quality Act. The bill would require CEC to coordinate the development of performance standards for carbon capture and storage sites, as specified. Was not heard in the Senate Appropriations Committee.