Assembly. Grove from Bakersfield says in opposition to bill:
"Golf courses use more water in one day that all the wells in one year," said Grove.
"No well integrity violations in history in California,"
Comm. Member Bigelow opposed.
Committee Members Stone & Muratsuchi in support of the bill.
Comm. Chair Chesbro supporting bill.
Other Comm. Members did not vote.
3 supporting votes, Chairman says they need two more.
The bill needs a majority (5) votes to pass through committee.
It seems that the bill is "in committee" and the authors will now, lobby for more votes.
VCInFocus will confirm the next steps. STay tuned today for AB 1301 discussion and vote.