2022 – Assembly Bill 2232 (McCarty, Kevin), School Facilities: Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Systems (Chaptered)
Air Quality and Emissions
Office of Legislative Affairs
Requires a covered school, and requests the University of California (UC), to ensure that facilities have heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems that meet minimum ventilation rate requirements and to install filtration that achieves levels of 13 or higher for minimum efficiency reporting values. The bill requires the California Building Standards Commission and the Division of the State Architect to propose for adoption mandatory standards for carbon dioxide monitors in classrooms of a covered school and UC.