California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority

Sales and Use Tax Exclusion (STE) Program

Assembly Bill (AB) 199 Program Development

On October 11, 2015, Governor Brown signed into law AB 199 (Eggman), an urgency bill that expands eligibility under the California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority’s (CAEATFA) existing Sales and Use Tax Exclusion Program to include equipment that processes or utilizes recycled feedstock.

The full text of AB 199 can be found at the California Legislative Counsel’s website.

Public Workshops

Upcoming Workshop

CAEATFA will be hosting a public workshop regarding program development on:

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
1:30 PM—4:00 PM (PST)
915 Capitol Mall, Room 587
Sacramento, CA 95816

Staff will provide information on proposed draft regulations and will seek public comment from interested parties.

To attend the workshop in person, please RSVP to James Shimp and provide your name, company, industry, and phone number.

Workshop Documents

Additional documents will be posted prior to the meeting.

Previous Workshops

The first workshop was held on Wednesday, March 16, 2016, and featured a presentation by CAEATFA staff.

Public Comment

Any interested person, or his or her authorized representative, may submit written comments to CAEATFA regarding the proposed program changes from Wednesday, June 22, 2016 until Friday July 1, 2016 at 5:00 PM (PST). All comments must be submitted in writing or by mail to:

Attn: AB 199 Program Development
915 Capitol Mall, Room 457
Sacramento, CA 95814

AB 199 Request for Information

On November 23, 2015, CAEATFA issued a Request for Information to stakeholders to solicit input on the development of the AB 199 program. Though responses to the Request for Information were due no later than December 2, 2015, CAEATFA continues to accept additional information from stakeholders.


If you have any questions about the AB 199 Program, please contact CAEATFA at (916) 651-8157