California Environmental Quality Act

Future of the kings

Governor Signs Bill Boosting Sacramento Kings Arena Plans

SB743 will accelerate the review process for lawsuits filed under the California Environmental Quality Act. Easing the way for a new arena was part of Sacramento’s pitch to the NBA earlier this year in its effort to keep the Kings from moving to Seattle.

09/27/2013

State Capitol

Deep Reforms To Environmental Law Prove Difficult

At the beginning of this year’s legislative session, Gov. Jerry Brown, the state Senate’s top Democrat and key business groups joined in a call to overhaul California’s landmark environmental-protection law.

09/18/2013