California residents, show your support for the Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act by saying #YesOnSB1249! This bill has passed in the California State Senate and in the Assembly Judiciary and Appropriations Committees. SB 1249 now needs your help to pass in the full Assembly.
Please contact your assemblymember in support of SB 1249 by clicking the orange "Take Action" button.
Learn more about worldwide efforts to end the use of animals in cosmetics testing:
- California legislation introduced by Sen. Cathleen Galgiani seeks to ban the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in California.
- Cosmetics Regulation Reform in the United States: Efforts led by Sen. Diane Feinstein at the federal level have serious flaws.
- International Cosmetics Regulation Reform: Cosmetics regulation reform has gained traction in the international community. The European Union, India, New Zealand, and Israel have banned the sale and import of animal-tested cosmetics. However, China and Brazil require that cosmetics be tested on animals.
If you have already written your assemblymember, please consider calling and tweeting at them and calling Gov. Jerry Brown's office at 916-445-2841.
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