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eWeekly Alert & News Archives: April 15th, 2013

JOB KILLER LEGISLATION: EXPENSIVE, UNNECESSARY REGULATIONS

Published on April 15, 2013

SB 529 (Leno; D-San Francisco) Disposable Fast-Food Container Ban — Places an unworkable ban on disposable food services containers or single-use carryout bags, unless they can meet an increasing recycling threshold that will reach 75% on July 1, 2020. SB  | Read More » |

JOB KILLER LEGISLATION: PROPERTY TAX ISSUES

Published on April 15, 2013

AB 59 (Bonta; D-Alameda) Split Roll Parcel Tax — Potentially increases the tax burden on businesses by permitting local agencies to assess a higher parcel tax on commercial property than residential property overturning an appellate decision that determined  | Read More » |

JOB KILLER LEGISLATION: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BARRIERS

Published on April 15, 2013

AB 52 (Gatto; D-Los Angeles) CEQA Approval Authority for Tribes — Effectively gives Native American Tribes authority to approve or disapprove all land use projects in the state that they unilaterally determine may impact a tribal reservation, rancheria  | Read More » |

JOB KILLER LEGISLATION: COSTLY WORKPLACE MANDATES

Published on April 15, 2013

AB 5 (Ammiano; D-San Francisco) Increased Exposure to Frivolous Litigation — Imposes costly and unreasonable mandates on employers that could jeopardize the health and safety of others by creating a new protected classification of employees and customers  | Read More » |

JOB KILLER BILLS 2013

Published on April 15, 2013

The CalChamber, on behalf of all of us in the business community, provides leadership on many issues in Sacramento. One way they do that is by compiling a list of the “worst of the worst” bills in order to galvanize opposition to these measures that  | Read More » |

LAND USE BILLS WOULD STYMIE LOCAL CONTROL AND PROJECTS

Published on April 15, 2013

We are tracking two bills in the legislature that will make it more difficult to build large projects and will usurp local government land-use authority: SB 673 (DeSaulnier; D-Concord) is a bill that would erode local governments’ ability to make land  | Read More » |