Secret Site Map
Monday, March 30, 2015

Home News PCOC Announces 2010 Legislative Days

PCOC Announces 2010 Legislative Days

Industry Events

The Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) announced the Legislative Days 2010 will be held April 20-21 at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento, Calif.

| February 25, 2010

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) announced the Legislative Days 2010 will be held April 20-21 at the Hyatt Regency in Sacramento, Calif.

PCOC’s Legislative Day is an opportunity for pest management professionals to visit the State Capitol and educate their lawmakers. Legislative issues that will be discussed during the conference include”
• State pre-emption elimination threat
• Employer health insurance mandate
• Worker’s compensation reform
• Sales tax on services

This year’s keynote speaker is Nathan Fletcher, the State Assemblyman representing California’s 75th District. He is the first combat veteran of the Global War on Terror to serve in the California State Legislature.

A block of rooms has been set aside at the Hyatt Regency at Capitol Park. The rate is $195 minus a $50 subsidy (Tuesday only) from PAPCO making your room at the Hyatt a very affordable $145. Reservations must be made by 5:00 pm on March 30, 2010.

For more information download the brochure at http://www.pcoc.org/upcoming/2010/LegislativeDay2010.pdf or contact PCOC 916/372-4363

PCOC’s 2010 Legislative Days is sponsored by FMC, Dow AgroSciences, DuPont, P.A.P.C.O and Target Speciality Products.

Top news

UF/IFAS Grad Student Wins Prize for Mosquito Trap Research

Casey Parker recently won the ONE WORLD competition, organized by the UF College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Challenge 2050 Project in conjunction with the Syngenta Good Growth Plan.

NPMA Board of Directors Approves Pollinators BMPs

During its meeting in Washington, D.C., on March 14, the National Pest Management Association's (NPMA) Board of Directors approved the organization's Pollinator Best Management Practices (BMPs).

PCT Announces Commercial Pest Management Virtual Conference

Featuring a “Who’s Who” of speakers with decades of experience serving the commercial pest management segment, the April 29 virtual event is filled with information you need to know to expand your presence in this dynamic marketplace. Cost is only $99 and attendees will receive full access to all of the educational sessions and a complimentary copy of the highly-acclaimed PCT Guide to Commercial Pest Management, a $29.95 value!

EcoRaider Launches Free Trial Program

PMPs can put EcoRaider to the test in their own field applications.

California Cities Top List of Terminix's 20 Most Termite-Ridden Cities

Terminix released its annual ranking of the most termite-infested cities in the country. Cities in California and Texas dominated the list, earning six of the top 10 spots.

x