ABC7: OC lawmaker's bill looks to upgrade pool safety, prevent child drownings

Friday, June 16 2017

FULLERTON, Calif. (KABC) -- As summer opens with a heat wave, the issue of pool safety is getting renewed attention.

An Orange County legislator is looking to make backyard pools safer for kids by updating existing requirements.

State Sen. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, has proposed updating the state's existing Pool Safety Act, which took effect in 1997....(Read Full Text)