Legislative Positions

CWA Joins Coalition to Urge Federal Funding for Critical Water Needs

CWA Joins Coalition to Urge Federal Funding for Critical Water Needs

Posted on May 12, 2020

The California Water Association today joined a broad coalition of conservation, environmental, environmental justice and water organizations urging federal funding for critical water needs in the next congressional response to COVID-19.

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CWA’s Safety, Safe Drinking Water Legislation Moves Forward

CWA’s Safety, Safe Drinking Water Legislation Moves Forward

Posted on Jun 28, 2019

On June 13, the California Senate and Assembly passed the main budget bill, which includes $214.8 billion in spending for FY 2019-2020. Associated trailer bills […]

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CWA Sponsors Four Bills in 2019-2020 Legislative Session

CWA Sponsors Four Bills in 2019-2020 Legislative Session

Posted on May 1, 2019

With the 2019-2020 California legislative session fully underway, 2,628 bills have been introduced. The California Water Association (CWA) is tracking many bills involving drinking water […]

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CWA Removes Opposition to SB 998

CWA Removes Opposition to SB 998

Posted on Aug 31, 2018

On August 13, 2018, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted a letter to State Senator Bill Dodd removing CWA’s opposition to Senate Bill 998 (SB […]

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CWA Supports Assembly Bill Designed to Facilitate Small Water System Consolidations

CWA Supports Assembly Bill Designed to Facilitate Small Water System Consolidations

Posted on Feb 1, 2018

To achieve economies of scale and ensure the delivery of high-quality drinking water, California has been focusing on consolidating small water systems in small cities […]

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CWA Submits Comments on Legislation for “Making Water Conservation a California Way Of Life”

Posted on Sep 5, 2017

In late July, the California Water Association (CWA) submitted a comment letter to Senator Hertzberg, Chair of the Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Water, […]

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