Report 2013-101 Recommendation Responses

Report 2013-101: Salton Sea Restoration Fund: The State Has Not Fully Funded a Restoration Plan and the State's Future Mitigation Costs Are Uncertain (Release Date: November 2013)

Recommendation for Legislative Action

The Legislature should designate the Resources Agency as the implementing entity responsible for coordinating the efforts of all entities involved in the restoration and mitigation activities for the Salton Sea.

Description of Legislative Action

Legislation has not been introduced to address this recommendation.

  • Legislative Action Current As-of: October 2016

California State Auditor's Assessment of Annual Follow-Up Status: No Action Taken

Description of Legislative Action

AB 148 (V. Perez) is pending in the Senate.

  • Legislative Action Current As-of: February 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Legislation Introduced

AB 148 (V. Perez, 2013) would require the Secretary of the Natural Resources Agency, in consultation and coordination with the Salton Sea Authority, to lead the Salton Sea restoration efforts. This bill would also authorize the Salton Sea Authority to undertake a feasibility study, in consultation with the Secretary.

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