Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 140 by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) – Undue influence.
• AB 191 by Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D-Los Angeles) – CalFresh: categorical eligibility.
• AB 247 by Assemblymember Donald P. Wagner (R-Irvine) – Personal income taxes: voluntary contribution: California Fund for Senior Citizens.
• AB 394 by Assemblymember Mariko Yamada (D-Davis) – Personal income tax: voluntary contributions: Alzheimer’s disease.
• AB 498 by Assemblymember Rocky Chávez (R-Oceanside) – Medi-Cal.
• AB 602 by Assemblymember Mariko Yamada (D-Davis) – Mentally and developmentally disabled persons: reporting abuse.
• AB 620 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) – Health and care facilities: missing patients and participants.
• AB 663 by Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Northeast Los Angeles) – Care facilities: training requirements.
• AB 849 by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) – Protection of victims: address confidentiality.
• AB 1041 by Assemblymember Wesley Chesbro (D-Arcata) – Developmental services: Employment First Policy.
• AB 1202 by Assemblymember Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) – Occupational safety and health standards: hazardous drugs.
• AB 1232 by Assemblymember V. Manuel Pérez (D-Coachella) – Developmental services: quality assessment system.
• SB 126 by Senator Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) – Health care coverage: pervasive developmental disorder or autism.
• SB 345 by Senator Noreen Evans (D-Santa Rosa) – Attorneys: annual membership fees.
• SB 367 by Senator Marty Block (D-San Diego) – Developmental services: regional centers: cultural and linguistic competency.
• SB 468 by Senator Bill Emmerson (R-Redlands) – Developmental services: statewide Self-Determination Program.
• SB 494 by Senator William W. Monning (D-Carmel) – Health care providers.
• SB 555 by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) – Developmental services: regional centers: individual program plans and individualized family service plans.

Governor Brown also announced that he has vetoed the following bills.

• AB 50 by Assemblymember Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) – Health care coverage: Medi-Cal: eligibility. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 174 by Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Alameda) – Public school health centers. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 477 by Assemblymember Ed Chau (D-Monterey Park) – Elder and dependent adult abuse: mandated reporting. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 888 by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) – State Bar of California: enforcement actions. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1231 by Assemblymember V. Manuel Pérez (D-Coachella) – Regional centers: telehealth. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 158 by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) – Autism services: demonstration program. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 582 by Senator Stephen T. Knight (R-Palmdale) – Tax information: administration. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: