Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 178 by Assemblymember Jeff Gorell (R-Camarillo) – State teachers’ retirement.
• AB 737 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – Boating and Waterways: Harbors and Watercraft Commission.
• AB 1019 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – State government.
• AB 1458 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – California Transportation Commission.
• AB 1498 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – Department of Technology: state contracts: information technology goods and services acquisition.
• AB 1548 by Assemblymember Wilmer Amina Carter (D-Rialto) – Practice of medicine: cosmetic surgery: employment of physicians and surgeons.
• AB 1916 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – State parks: operating agreements: Mount Diablo State Park.
• AB 1930 by Assemblymember Jeff Gorell (R-Camarillo) – Civil service examinations: announcement.
• AB 2194 by Assemblymember Beth Gaines (R- Rocklin) – Corporations for prevention of cruelty to animals: humane officers: criminal history.
• AB 2209 by Assemblymember Ben Hueso (D-Chula Vista) – Juveniles: dependent children: placement.
• AB 2357 by Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani (D-Tracy) – Inmates: temporary removal.
• AB 2368 by Assemblymember Marty Block (D-San Diego) – School security: security departments: school police departments.
• SB 1039 by Senator Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) – State government: Business, Consumer Services, and Housing Agency.
• SB 1091 by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) – Witness testimony: support persons.
• SB 1134 by Senator Leland Yee (D-San Francisco) – Persons of unsound mind: psychotherapist duty to protect.
• SB 1281 by Senator Sam Blakeslee (R-San Luis Obispo) – Criminal procedure: not guilty by reason of insanity.
• SB 1539 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Postsecondary education: textbooks.

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