Health and Safety Zones: Away from Oil Drilling Sites 

Type: Policies | June 10, 2019

Assembley Bill 345 Health and Safety zones • AB 345 would require an new oil and gas development or enhancment operations to be located at least 2,500 feet from a residence, schoool, childcare, facility, playground, hospital, or health clinic • Co-Sponsored by Center on Race, Poverty, & the Environment and Vioces in Solidarity against Oil in Nieghborhoods (VISION) • AB 345 defines “enhancement operations” as operations intended to increase the hydrocarbon production of an oil and gas well. ...

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