Current and past issues the California Mountain Biking Coalition is monitoring.
Assembly Bill 1111, introduced by Assemblymember Laura Friedman in 2019, would have create an Office of Outdoor Recreation in the Governor’s office. AB1111 was held in the Appropriations Committee, and did not reach the Governor’s desk. AB1111 garnered a significant amount of support, and the vision for an Outdoor Office of Recreation has not died in Sacramento. CAMTB will monitor new expressions of this bill.
H.R. 2250, the Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act
H.R. 2199, the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act
H.R. 2215, San Gabriel Mountains Foothills and Rivers Protection Act
Sequoia, Sierra, and Inyo National Forest Planning
These national forests are developing updated management plans. These documents will govern how our forests and recreational uses on them are managed for the next 20+ years. It is important for all trail users to be engaged in this process.