With 12 days remaining for the Legislature to pass bills this session, we bring readers up to date on some of the proposals by our region’s representatives:
In previous years, Cannella tried to get a broader bill passed that also would have benefited the power customers of the Modesto and Turlock irrigation districts as well. That didn’t fly, so he narrowed his focus to the Merced district.
Once the Legislature approves a bill, the governor has a month to sign or veto it. Sept. 13 is the final day for the Legislature to vote on bills this session.