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AB 1616 Cottage Food Regulation

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As you know, AB 1616, regarding cottage food regulation was enacted last year, and took effect on January 1, 2013. During the legislative process, APA California raised a number of questions and concerns regarding the bill. The bill's author a...

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2013 Legislative Update

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Implementation of AB 1616 Cottage Food Facilities in Residential Areas Many local governments are in the process of approving ordinances to implement the planning and zoning provisions of AB 1616, which goes into effect January 1, 2013. AB 161...

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Legislative Update September 2012

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The legislature ended its two-year session on Friday, August 31st. A number of gut and amended measures turned up the last few weeks of session, and a number of other bills saw extensive amendments with little time for review or chance for ...

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California Solar Permitting Guidebook

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Dear APA Members: APA California and individual APA California members have been actively involved this year in legislation and other efforts to streamline and provide guidance for the local permitting of residential and commercial solar syst...

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