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California bill to lock in Obama rules faces new legal threats

July 14, 2017
Controversial California legislation that aims to lock in to state law Obama-era environmental and worker safety standards is drawing new legal threats and questions, with one major business group charging that the measure violates the state constitution and unlawfully delegates legislative power to state agencies. The new attacks on the bill, SB 49 by California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon (D) and Sen. Henry Stern (D), appear to be troubling some Democrats in the state Assembly, possibly casting...

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