Legislative Proposals Due Aug. 31 by Will Holbert Aug 1, 2018 Water News Member agencies have until Aug. 31 to submit potential ACWA-sponsored legislative proposals to ACWA State Legislative Relations staff for the first half of the 2019-’20 legislative session. ACWA member agencies interested in drafting a proposal should take the following steps: Contact Director of State Legislative Relations Wendy Ridderbusch for any process or policy questions: firstname.lastname@example.org. Obtain a resolution passed by the agency’s governing body in support of the proposal (or at a minimum have noticed by Aug. 31 consideration of the resolution). Complete the Legislative Proposal Form, linked below. Ensure ACWA State Legislative Assistant Richard Filgas has received the completed proposal form and resolution by Aug. 31. ACWA staff will contact agencies directly as to the status of the legislative proposal once it is submitted. Final legislative proposals will be presented at the Friday, Oct. 26 meeting of the State Legislative Committee in Sacramento for discussion and a vote. ACWA members can learn more and download the appropriate form here. Please contact ACWA State Legislative Assistant Richard Filgas at email@example.com with any questions.