Legislative & Government Affairs

The latest policy and legislation impacting bike-friendly trails in California.

California Mountain Biking Coalition was launched, in part, to provide leadership in lobbying the state and federal legislature on relevant bills and budget actions, as well as proactively sponsoring legislation that impacts access to public lands and natural resource conservation. We support legislation that protects natural resources and acknowledges humankind’s place in the world.


  • Assembly Bill 1789 Passes the Water, Parks, and Wildlife Committee

    Trails legislation reaches important milestone in the California Assembly AB 1789, which was introduced by Assembly Member Bennett on February 3, 2022, unanimously cleared the Assembly’s Water, Parks, and Wildlife Committee hearing on April 5, 2022. The bill… Read More


  • AB-1789 Aims to Activate New Funding for Trails in California

    AB-1789 (Bennett) Outdoor Recreation: California Trails Commission: Trails Corps Full Bill Text: [link] Status: Under review, Appropriations Committee Passed, Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee unanimously, 4/5/22 [More Info] Our Position: Support UPDATE: AB1789 passes the Water, Parks… Read More