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May 23, 2012
"Little Hoover" Commission recommends consolidation of Cal Boating, legislature has 60 days to reject

The California "Little Hoover" Commission has recommended the adoption of Governor Brown's reorganization plan which includes abolishing the California Department of Boating and Waterways and consolidating its functions into the Department of Parks and Recreation. If neither the California House or Senate vote to reject this recommendation it will take affect in 60 days.

May 4, 2012
Contact the "Little Hoover" Commission, Governor Brown and your legislators about the reorganization of Cal Boating

A proposal has been made to eliminate the California Department of Boating and Waterways. Click here to weigh-in on this proposal.

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