SB 1000


Senate Bill 1000
Planning for Healthy Communities

Senate Bill 1000 was introduced by Senator Connie M. Leyva. This bill requires local jurisdictions to add an Environmental Justice element to their General Plans. The EJ element will help cities meet the needs of their most vulnerable residents and create healthier communities. SB 1000 requirements will be required in General Plans when two or more elements are updated beginning January 1, 2018.

Bill summary.