Welcome to the State of New California Council of County Representatives. The CCR officially came into existence as a representative body when the Charter was Ratified by 9 Counties: Modoc, Mendocino, Lake, Yolo, Sutter, Yuba, Butte, Nevada, and Placer ! On September 30, 2017 El Dorado County ratified the charter, and in October Contra Costa and Fresno counties joined bringing the total counties to 12!
New California is a new state in development exercising it’s Constitutional Right to form from the State of California. The process to form New California is authorized and codified in: Article IV Section 3 of the U.S. Constitution:
“New States may be admitted by the Congress into this Union; but no new States shall be formed or erected within the Jurisdiction of any other State; nor any State be formed by the Junction of two or more States, or parts of States, without the Consent of the Legislatures of the States concerned as well as of the Congress”.
U.S. Declaration of Independence states: “That, whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such Principles and organizing its Powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness”.