AB 398: California extends cap-and-trade program

July 20, 2017

After months of negotiations and intense support from Governor Jerry Brown, California extended its internationally-recognized cap-and-trade program July 17 with two-thirds super majority support in both chambers of the legislature. The bill, AB 398, reauthorizes the continuation of the program through December 31, 2030. Here’s a quick look at AB 398:

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