Call today CA District 19 Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson office:
1-916-651-4019. Give the name of the bill to support SB30, your name, and zip code. IN SUPPORT.
SB-30 California-Mexico border: federally funded infrastructure.
Introduced by Senator Lara
AMENDED IN SENATE APRIL 17, 2017
PARTIAL: Existing law establishes the border between the United States and Mexico, which includes the southern border of California.
This bill would require any federally funded infrastructure project along California’s southern border that exceeds a cost of $1 billion to first be approved by a majority of the voters voting on the issue at a statewide general election. The bill also would make related findings and declarations related to a wall on the border between California and Mexico.
This bill would additionally prohibit the state, commencing January 1, 2018, from awarding or renewing a any contract for goods or services with any person, as defined, that at the time of bid or proposal for a new contract or renewal of an existing contract is providing or has provided goods or services to the federal government for the construction of a federally funded infrastructure project wall, fence, or other barrier along California’s southern border.
Link to read full bill: http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB30