Tag: Business Legislative Advocacy

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GCVCC Legislative Update GCVCC Supports City of Coachella’s TCEP Grant Program Application The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce and our 1,400 plus members are pleased to provide this letter of support for the City of Coachella’s (City) Trade Corridor Enhancement Program (TCEP) Funding Application for a new interchange at State Route 86/Avenue 50 (SR […]Read More

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GCVCC Legislative Update GCVCC Supports AB 3279 The GCVCC is pleased to SUPPORT AB 3279 as amended, which would make improvements to the CEQA process and allow more housing to be built with less unnecessary delays. Specifically, the bill preserves all CEQA substantive environmental requirements while expediting the CEQA litigation process by improving the preparation […]Read More

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GCVCC Legislative Update GCVCC Opposes AB 1947 The GCVCC respectfully opposes AB 1947 (Kalra), as it undermines the essence of the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement’s (DSLE) complaint process by requiring a one-sided attorney’s fee provision that will incentivize additional litigation. Labor Code Section 1102.5 protects an employee who provides information and has reason to […]Read More

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GCVCC Legislative Update GCVCC Request Line Item Veto on SB 74 We strongly urge you to LINE ITEM VETO Item Number 3900-003-3237 of SB 74, which would force the Air Resources Board (ARB) to re-do a rulemaking that was just completed. This re-do substantially risks the balance of environmental protection and cost-effectiveness agreement reached in […]Read More

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GCVCC Legislative Update 2020 GCVCC Opposes SB 1383 We OPPOSE SB 1383 (Jackson) as amended on June 29, 2020 as a job killer as it will significantly harm small employers in California by requiring any employer with only 5 employees to provide 12-weeks of protected leave each year and threatening them with litigation for any unintentional […]Read More