Assemblymember Marc Levine
It’s an honor to serve Marin and Sonoma in the Assembly. We’ve made great progress together, but there’s much more work to do. With your support, we will continue to put our schools, environment, and local communities first.

California Assemblyman Wants To Ban Smoking At All State Beaches, Parks

If an Assemblyman from the Bay Area gets his way, smoking will be banned from all state parks and beaches.

“Smoking is a dangerous habit that results in cancer and pollution. We have a duty to protect Californians visiting our parks and beaches to protect public health and our environment,” said Assemblymember Marc Levine.

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Amid Oroville Emergency, California Legislature Moves to Make Flood-Control Fixes

Assemblyman Marc Levine, D-Greenbrae, announced last week that he intends to introduce a bill requiring annual physical inspections of auxiliary spillways at all dams managed by the state and an update of operation manuals.

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Editorial: Mind the Gaps in Dam Safety

State Assemblyman Marc Levine, D-San Rafael, has just introduced legislation that would require more extensive annual inspections of spillways on state-managed dams. Levine’s measure should merit a high priority in the state Capitol.

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Oroville Emergency Spawns Bill to Require Spillway Inspections

Responding to the emergency at Oroville Dam, a Northern California lawmaker said Friday that he’s carrying legislation requiring state officials to perform annual inspections of auxiliary spillways at Department of Water Resources-managed dams.

The measure by Assemblyman Marc Levine, D-Greenbrae, comes as lawmakers race to meet the deadline this week to introduce new bills. Levine said in a prepared statement that he also wants to require that dam operators update their procedures and manuals. The Oroville Dam manual has not been updated since 1970.

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In wake of Oroville Dam Emergency, Assemblyman Marc Levine Seeks More Oversight of State’s Dam

A North Bay lawmaker plans to introduce a bill requiring more oversight of California’s dams amid ongoing concern for the stability of Oroville Dam and the safety of hundreds of thousands of people living below it

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VIDEO: Marc Levine Talks Russian Hacking with Tucker Carlson on FOX News

Recently, Assemblymember Marc Levine went on FOX News to discuss his bill on Russian hacking in the 2016 presidential election with Tucker Carlson.

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Bay Area Jews Join SFO Protest Against Trump’s Immigration Ban

Jewish elected officials also spoke out. State Assemblymember Marc Levine, chairman of the California Legislative Jewish Caucus, said, “It is un-American to turn away refugees at their greatest moment of need.”

Levine, a Democrat who represents Marin and southern Sonoma counties, added: “Jews have directly experienced how xenophobic immigration policies in the past have resulted in the deaths of thousands.

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