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Authors: De León, Stern
Co-authors: Beall, Chiu, Dababneh, Friedman, Levine, McCarty, Skinner


The Trump administration has targeted environmental protections across the country. For example, the administration lifted some restrictions on greenhouse gas emissions from coal plants and eased drilling regulations in protected habitats across eleven western states. SB 49 would protect many federal environmental protection regulations and other rules by including similar protections within California state law.