Legislation and positions

The Orange County Water District actively engages on legislation in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. by communicating its policies and positions to state and federal legislators and government officials, and by working closely with these decision makers to advance the District's objectives.

Legislation of interest to OCWD is brought before the Communications and Legislative Committee and the Board of Directors for consideration. To view formal positions adopted by the Board on current legislation click the links below.

This section of the District's website provides information on emerging legislation related to the basin's water storage and supply. Information is provided to keep you informed about developments and to provide you with resources that you can use to become active and involved in protecting and improving your water basin. In addition to updates on key legislation, you will find information on the District's adopted policies and its positions and actions on pending legislation. You are encouraged to visit this site frequently to stay informed.

2022 Positions

Federal Legislation

State Funding Requests

State Legislation

2021 Positions

Federal legislation 

Federal policy

State legislation 

State policy 

2020 Positions

Federal legislation

Federal policy

State funding

State policy