SB-1091 (Menjivar): School facilities: school ground greening projects

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Legislation Details
Bill Name: School facilities: school ground greening projects
Bill Number: SB-1091
Bill Author(s): Senator Caroline Menjivar
Legislative Session / Year: 2024
State: California
AVFCA Position: Support
Bill Synopsis: This bill would limit the cost of complying with requirement(s) to provide an accessible path of travel to a school ground greening project that is on a school district, county office of education, charter school, or community college campus to 20% of the adjusted construction cost of the school ground greening project.
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Effective Date if Passed: 01/01/2025

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  1. Take Action Before 12 pm on Friday,  March 29!
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Set FOR Hearing ON 15-APR-24 10 a.m. (04/05/24).
From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 6. Noes 0.) (April 3). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
Set for hearing April 3 (03/14/24).
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on ED (03/14/24).
Referred to Com. on ED (02/21/24).
From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 14 (02/13/24).
Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print (02/12/24).

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