Select Committee on International and Regional Agreements

The Select Committee on International and Regional Agreements is located in Room 5135 and the phone number is (916) 319-2010.

Assembly Member Marc Levine,
Chair of the Committee on International and Regional Agreements

COVID-19 Information

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Assembly Select Committee on International and Regional Agreements

Assemblymember Marc Levine, Chair


An Overview of the Western States Pact to Address COVID-19


Friday, May 22, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

State Capitol, Room 437, Sacramento, CA 95814

A livestream of this hearing can be viewed at: or 

Hearing agenda and background information can be found here:




I.       Welcome, Introductions, and Opening Statements

Chairman Levine

Members of the Committee


II.      State Government Coordination & Response

Representatives from the states of California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington were invited, but are unable to participate.


III.    Private Sector Response, Contributions & Impacts

- Sara Flocks — Policy Coordinator, California Labor Federation

- Lance Hastings — President, California Manufacturers & Technology Association

- Jamie Johansson — President, California Farm Bureau Federation

- Rachel Michelin — President, California Retailers Association

- Matthew Sutton — Sr. Vice President, Government Affairs & Public Policy, California Restaurant Association


IV.    Public Comment


V.      Closing Remarks


Contact Information

Assembly Select Committee on International and Regional Agreements
State Capitol, Room 5135
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.2010 phone
916.319.2110 fax
Members & Staff

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