The Wholesale Regional Water System Security and Reliability Act
(Authors: Assembly members Louis Papan and Joe Simitian; Co-authors: Assembly members Elaine Alquist, Rebecca Cohn, Ellen Corbett, Manny Diaz, John Dutra and Lynne Leach; Senators Liz Figueroa, Don Perata, Tom Torlakson and Byron Sher)
What is the Wholesale Regional Water System Security and Reliability Act?
The Act provides a process, established by the State Legislature, to ensure that the San Francisco Regional Water System is rebuilt as soon as possible.
It is designed to help protect the health, safety and economic well being of 2.4 million residents, businesses and community organizations in Alameda, San Mateo, San Francisco and Santa Clara counties who depend on the system.
What does AB 1823 do?
AB 1823 requires:
This is an overview of the legislation. View entire document here (27K PDF)