Legislation AB700: The Creative Industries & Community Economic Revitalization Act of 2010

AB700 establishes the Creative Industries and Community Economic Revitalization Fund in the State Treasury, and requires that 20% of all revenues derived from the payment of sales and use taxes that are remitted to the State Board of Equalization by the taxpayers engaged in specified lines of business, as provided, be deposited in the fund. The California Arts Council (CAC) would be authorized to expend the moneys in the fund, upon appropriation by the Legislature, to issue grants pursuant to the act, as specified.

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List of Supporters.

Thank you to the following organizations and individuals who have faxed letters supporting AB 700:

418 Project American Conservatory Theatre ACT I American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO I Art Between Us, Inc. I Arts for LA I Arts in River Park I Arts Orange County I Arts Providers Alliance of San Francisco I Association of California Symphony Orchestras I Axis Dance Company I Balboa Park Cultural Partnership I Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts I Berkeley Rep I Berkeley Unified School District VAPA Office I Alvin L. Block, MD I Lisa Bullwinkle I California Arts Advocates I California  Alliance for Arts Education I California Association of Musuems I California Lawyers for the Arts I California Presenters I Campo Santo I Lisa Caretto I City of Los Angeles, Banning's Landing Community Center I City Ballet of San Diego I Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of LA I Counter Pulse I Covenant Players I Cutting Ball Theater I J. Cypis I Destiny Arts Center I Cornerstone Theater Company I Diavolo I Diversionary Theatre I Judea Eden I East LA Rep I Fallbrook Center for the Arts I Flights of Fantasy Story Theatre I Glendale Arts I Jan Geiger I Grand Performances I Headlands Center for the Arts I Intersection for the Arts I Kevin N. Kruse I LA Stage Alliance I Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts I Laguna Playhouse I La Jolla Music Society I La Jolla Playhouse I Brian Laczko I Long Beach Shakespeare Company I Los Angeles County Arts Commission I Merced County Arts Council I Mingei International Museum I Móolelo I Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego I Museum of Photographic Arts I Musicians Union Local 6 AFM I Nanette Brodie Dance Theatre I National Association of Latino Independent Producers I New Conservatory Theatre Center I North Coast Repertory Theatre in Solano Beach I Orange County Performing Arts Center I Organic Attire I Rachel Osajima I Rich Edwards Imagery I P.S. Arts I Pacific Chorale I Pacific Symphony I Performing Arts Workshop I Philharmonic Society of Orange County I Playwrights Project I Professional Musicians of California I Quinn Associates I Robert Benedetti Productions, Inc. I Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission I San Diego Chamber Orchestra I San Diego Opera I San Diego Performing Arts League I San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory I San Francisco Art Institute I San Francisco Musical Fund Society I San Francisco Symphony I San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center I Santa Monica: Museum of Art I John H. Seto I Side Street Projects I Siskiyou Arts Council I Solano Beach Art Association I South Coast Dance Arts Alliance I South Coast Repertory I Stagebridge I Amy Stimmel I Studio Channel Islands Arts Center I Synthaxis Theatre Company I The Actors Fund I Theatre Bay Area I Theatre West  I The Broad Stage I The Laguna Playhouse I Triton Museum of Art I Venice Neighborhood Council I Nanette Voluntine I Yerba Buena Center for the Arts I Melinda Wagner I We Tell Stories I Zaccho Dance Theatre