East Bay Express: Fracking Ban Legislation Headed for California Senate Floor Vote This Week

May 28, 2014

Late last week, the state Senate Appropriations committee approved a statewide moratorium on fracking, sending Senate Bill 1132 to the senate floor for a vote this week. The bill cleared the committee in a 4-2 vote just days after the estimate of extractable oil in the Monterey Shale was reduced by 96 percent from 13.7 billion barrels to 600 million.

Source: http://www.eastbayexpress.com/SevenDays/archives/2014/05/27/fracking-ban-legislation-headed-for-california-senate-floor-vote-this-week