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AB 2472: Least Toxic Alternatives to Pesticides (2002)


AB 2472 (2002) directs the California Department of General Services to procure grant funding to implement a demonstration program using non-toxic and least toxic alternatives for integrated pest management at the Capitol complex.  The purpose of the bill is to protect public health by reducing the amount of toxic chemicals introduced into the state facilities and grounds.

For more information, you can read the AB 2472 "Fact Sheet" prepared by a member of Senator Simitian's staff.

Final Status and Text

AB 2472 is no longer active. Its final status was:
Signed into Law

You can read its final text on the Legislature's Bill Information site.

News & Press Releases about AB 2472

09/27/2002 - Bill Signing Ceremony for Simitian’s “There Oughta be a Law” Contest Winners

08/26/2002 - Simitian Bill Tackling Pesticide Use by State Signed into Law

05/28/2002 - Simitian Bill Tackles Pesticide Use by State

04/18/2002 - Press Advisory: Winners of Simitian’s “There Oughta be a Law” Contest to Testify

03/06/2002 - Simitian Announces Winners to “There Oughta be a Law” Contest