BERKELEY CALIFORNIA CITY COUNCIL APPROVES ORDINANCE
The BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA City Council unanimously approves an ordinance to bar the use of natural gas in new buildings. The law takes effect on Jan. 1 2020 (BERKELEYSIDE).
SAN DIEGO CITY COUNCIL GIVES INITIAL APPROVAL TO ORDINANCE
The SAN DIEGO City Council gives initial approval to an ordinance that would require gun owners to store guns in a locked container or disable them with a trigger lock when not in use or being worn on their person. One more vote is necessary before the proposal could become final (KPBS [SAN DIEGO]).
NEW HAMPSHIRE GOVERNOR SIGNS SB 103
NEW HAMPSHIRE Gov. Chris Sununu (R) signs SB 103, which allows cities and towns to issue multitown bonds for any kind of municipal project (NEW HAMPSHIRE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE).
OAKLAND CITY COUNCIL BANS FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY
The OAKLAND City Council unanimously bans the use of facial recognition technology by city departments, including police (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE).
-- Compiled by RICH EHISEN