Emmett Institute on Climate Change & the Environment

UCLA School of Law to Host California State Senate Hearing on Climate Change Policy

Cara Horowitz of the Emmett Institute to Testify

November 12, 2015 – UCLA School of Law, along with the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability (IOES) at UCLA, will host an informal hearing of California State Senator Fran Pavley’s Select Senate Committee on climate change and the implementation of Assembly Bill 32, the California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006.  The event, “California’s Challenge: The Role of Climate Policy in Addressing Drought, Competitiveness and Traffic,” will be held on Friday, November 13, 2015 at UCLA School of Law, Room 1347 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Professor Cara Horowitz, Andrew Sabin Family Foundation co-executive director of the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and co-director, UCLA Environmental Law Clinic, will testify on UCLA School of Law’s work on climate change issues. 

Policy experts and business leaders will participate in the hearing on how climate policy can help California solve some of its biggest challenges, including drought, business competitiveness in a global economy, housing and traffic growth. 

For more information, please contact Andrei Gribakov at: Andrei.Gribakov@sen.ca.gov or call (916) 651-4027.