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June 3, 2019 1:23 PM

Governor Extends State’s Prohibition on Price Gouging during Emergencies through December 31, 2019

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to further assist communities across the state recovering from devastating wildfires in 2017 and 2018. The order extends the state’s prohibition on price gouging for counties recovering from numerous fires, including the Mendocino Complex, Carr, Tubbs, Nuns, Atlas and Thomas fires.

The full text of the executive order signed May 31, 2019 can be found here.

Information on the resources available to residents impacted by the fires can be found at http://wildfirerecovery.org/.