SB-0086: Public health: pesticide: chlorpyrifos ban

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Durazo
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
To view the status of this bill on the State Website, click here.
AAPCA is cosponsoring this important  bill with Earth Justice and The United Farmworkers.
Existing law regulates the use of pesticides and authorizes the Director of Pesticide Regulation to adopt regulations to govern the possession, sale, or use of specified pesticides, as prescribed. SB 86, among its provisions, would prohibit the use of a pesticide that contains the active ingredient chlorpyrifos.
(Passed through Senate, but stalled in Assembly  committee process. 2 year bill.)

Last Action:

07/02/19 July 2 hearing postponed by committee.
Download AAP Positional Letter: SB 86 Chlorpyrifos to ASM Env Sfty-3