Annual review and modification of disadvantaged community criteria.

The CLCPA instructs the Climate Justice Working Group (“CJWG”),  to meet no less than annually to review the criteria and methods used to identify disadvantaged communities and may modify such methods to incorporate new data and scientific findings.

Once published, the finalized criteria and a list of disadvantaged communities can be found here.

Statutory Language: 

CLCPA § 75-0111(1)(b)-(c): “The group will meet no less than annually to review the criteria and methods used to identify disadvantaged communities and may modify such methods to incorporate new data and scientific findings. The climate justice working group shall review identities of disadvantaged communities and modify such identities as needed.”