SB 1018 Request for Cap-and-Trade Program Equivalency Findings


On April 8, 2013, Governor Brown sent a letter to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) making the required findings under SB 1018.

Transmittal Response to CARB on Findings Under SB 1018

Attorney General’s Advice to Governor Concerning Program Linkage

On February 22, 2013, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) requested that the Governor make findings, as required under Senate Bill 1018, relating to the proposed linkage of California’s cap-and-trade program with Quebec’s cap-and-trade program. The finding requirements are detailed under Government Code Section 12894(f). This page includes the request, administrative rulemaking record, and additional resources. This is a necessary administrative step if California and Quebec decide to pursue a joint auction in the future.

California ARB Letter of Request for Findings

Administrative Record List

ARB Discussion of findings SB 1018

Draft Linkage Comment Response

Summary of Quebec Regulation Respecting a Cap-and-Trade System for Greenhouse Gas

Draft Agreement Concerning Cap and Trade between California and Quebec