Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced today that he has signed the following bills:

• AB 12 by Assemblymember Sandre Swanson (D-Oakland) – Abolition of Child Commerce, Exploitation, and Sexual Slavery Act of 2011.

• AB 588 by Assemblymember Manuel Pérez (D-Cathedral City) – Tenancy: victims of domestic violence.

• AB 886 by Assemblymember Paul Cook (R-Yucaipa) – Victim’s rights: victim impact statement.

• AB 1067 by Assemblymember Alyson Huber (D-El Dorado Hills) – Civil procedure: orders.

• SB 180 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Consumer transactions: public social services: unreasonable fees.

• SB 445 by Senator Joe Simitian (D-Palo Alto) – California Public Records Act: library records.

The Governor also announced that he has vetoed the following bills:

• AB 1281 by Assemblymember Martin Garrick (R-Carlsbad) – Parole hearings: audioconferencing. A veto message can be found here.

• SB 278 by Senator Ted Gaines (R-Fair Oaks) – Public safety: ski resorts. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: