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<p class="MsoNormal">Safe Medicine and Needle Disposal Supporters:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><a href="http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml?bill_id=201720180SB212">SB 212</a> (Jackson/Ting) was heard in the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials (ESTM) Committee on Tuesday and passed out of the
 committee with at 5-1 vote, with one vote not recorded. It was referred to the <a href="http://apro.assembly.ca.gov/">
Assembly Committee on Appropriations</a>, but Chair Quirk said that he will ask for the bill to come back to Assembly ESTM in early August once some of the outstanding issues have been worked out. Therefore, there will be 4-6 weeks of intensive negotiations
 will all stakeholders, which should begin next week.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Please thank the legislators that voted in favor of the bill and communicate with all legislators to express your desire that the bill move forward in the future. Please also thank Chair Quirk for his thoughtful commentary on the need for
 this bill. <o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">If you have suggested changes to the bill, they should be communicated to us at NSAC, or the offices of
<a href="http://sd19.senate.ca.gov/">Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson</a>, <a href="https://a19.asmdc.org/">
Assemblymember Phil Ting</a> or <a href="https://a21.asmdc.org/">Assemblymember Adam Gray</a>.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">I have provided links to the following, all of which can be found on NSAC’s affiliate organization, the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC)  <a href="https://calpsc.org/policy-and-legislation/2018-state-legislation/">website’s
 2018 legislation page</a>:<o:p></o:p></p>
<ul style="margin-top:0in" type="disc">
<li class="MsoNormal" style="mso-list:l0 level1 lfo3">Final sign-on letter: <a href="http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/Sign-On-Letter-SB-212-6-26-18.pdf">
http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/Sign-On-Letter-SB-212-6-26-18.pdf</a>
<o:p></o:p></li><li class="MsoNormal" style="mso-list:l0 level1 lfo3">List of supporters/opposition:
<a href="http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/Oppose-and-Support-List-6-27-18-1.pdf">
http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/Oppose-and-Support-List-6-27-18-1.pdf</a>
<o:p></o:p></li><li class="MsoNormal" style="mso-list:l0 level1 lfo3">Video of hearing: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkDb3elO7X4&t=2314s">
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkDb3elO7X4&t=2314s</a> - <i>we are currently editing the video to remove the echo and will repost the updated to our YouTube channel</i><o:p></o:p></li><li class="MsoNormal" style="mso-list:l0 level1 lfo3">SB 212 Fact sheet: <a href="http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/SB-212-Fact-Sheet-6.20.18.pdf">
http://calpsc.org/mobius/cpsc-content/uploads/2018/06/SB-212-Fact-Sheet-6.20.18.pdf</a>
<o:p></o:p></li></ul>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Please let us know if you have ANY questions!<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Thank you for your support - we couldn’t do this without you!<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Sincerely,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:13.0pt;color:#221D4D">   Ms.</span><span style="color:#221D4D">
</span></b><b><span style="font-size:13.0pt;color:#221D4D">Jordan Wells I Project Manager<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#221D4D">                           C: (916) 597-3593<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#221D4D">                        <u><a href="mailto:jordan@nsaction.us">jordan@nsaction.us</a><o:p></o:p></u></span></p>
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<span style="text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="27" height="26" style="width:.2812in;height:.2708in" id="Picture_x0020_2" src="cid:image008.jpg@01D40EBE.B59F2D30" alt="fb"></span></a> <a href="https://twitter.com/NSACTION_US"><span style="color:windowtext;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="27" height="28" style="width:.2812in;height:.2916in" id="Picture_x0020_3" src="cid:image009.jpg@01D40EBE.B59F2D30" alt="even smaller"></span></a> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/7805051/admin/updates/"><span style="color:windowtext;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="27" height="26" style="width:.2812in;height:.2708in" id="Picture_x0020_4" src="cid:image010.jpg@01D40EBE.B59F2D30" alt="Screenshot-2014-07-24-09"></span></a><o:p></o:p></p>
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