Welcome to the Committee on Natural Resources

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdiction includes air quality, climate change, energy efficiency, renewable energy, California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), coastal protection, forestry, land conservation, oil spills, solid waste and recycling.

The Natural Resources Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 164 and phone number is (916) 319-2092.

Assembly Member Laura Friedman, Chair

Assembly Member Laura Friedman,
Chair of the Natural Resources Committee

Assembly Member Heath Flora, Vice Chair

Assembly Member Heath Flora,
Vice Chair of the Natural Resources Committee

Support and Opposition Letters are due by close of business, six calendar days prior to a hearing.
For information on how to submit a position letter please see the 

COVID-19 Information

Due to the statewide stay-at-home order and guidance on physical distancing, seating for committee hearings will be very limited for press and for the public. All are encouraged to watch our hearing from its live stream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.

We encourage the public to submit written testimony before the hearing through the Position Letter web portal. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

The Capitol will be open for attendance of committee hearings, but the public is strongly encouraged to participate via the web portal or telephonically.

Information regarding a call-in option for testimony will be made available on the committee website closer to the hearing date. We encourage the public to monitor the committee’s website for updates.

Committee Room

Contact Information

Assembly Natural Resources Committee
1020 N Street, Room 164
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.2092 phone
916.319.2192 fax
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