Ag, Environment and Natural Resources Policy Committee Meeting
The Committee agenda for the Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources (AENR) Policy Committee has been released for the Annual Conference. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, November 28 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am in the Sacramento Convention Center Room 313. Topics on the agenda will include a review of AENR related legislation from 2017, a discussion of the 2017 fire season with Cal Fire Chief Pimlot, an update on AB 617, California’s newest emissions law, and the adoption of the 2018 AENR priorities.
In addition to hosting the AENR Policy Committee, AENR staff is also hosting a cannabis workshop and a federal issues panel. The cannabis workshop will be moderated by Monterey County Supervisor Luis Alejo and feature Dr. Karen Smith, Director of the Department of Public Health, Glenn Backes, drug policy expert, and Cory Salzillo of the Sheriff’s Association to discuss the impact of legalization in local communities. The Federal Issues panel will be hosted by incoming CSAC President, Kern County Supervisor Leticia Perez and include several prominent California journalists who will share their thoughts about the impact of federal politics in California.
To view the AENR Agenda and meeting materials package click here.