Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 230 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (R-San Diego) – Youth athletic programs: background checks.
• AB 1393 by Assemblymember Henry T. Perea (D-Fresno) – Personal income taxes: income exclusion: mortgage debt forgiveness.
• AB 1547 by Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Los Angeles) – Domestic Violence Advisory Council.
• AB 1668 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Educational facilities: California Educational Facilities Authority.
• AB 1727 by Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez (D-Pomona) – Prescription drugs: collection and distribution program.
• AB 1746 by Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) -Workers’ compensation: proceedings: expedited hearings.
• AB 1797 by Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez (D-Pomona) – California Workforce Investment Board.
• AB 1832 by Assemblymember Ian C. Calderon (D-Whittier) – Ticket sellers: equitable ticket buying process: sale or use of circumventing software.
• AB 1852 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Business: services to minors: background checks.
• AB 1900 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) – Victims of sex crimes: testimony: video recording.
• AB 1939 by Assemblymember Tom F. Daly (D-Anaheim) -Public works: prevailing wages: contractor’s costs.
• AB 1989 by Assemblymember Wesley Chesbro (D-Arcata) – Underage drinkers: students in winemaking and brewery science programs.
• AB 2098 by Assemblymember Marc B. Levine (D-San Rafael) – Military personnel: veterans: sentencing: mitigating circumstances.
• AB 2100 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Common interest developments: yard maintenance: fines: drought.
• AB 2127 by Assemblymember Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) – Interscholastic sports: full-contact football practices: concussions and head injuries.
• AB 2347 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) – Insurance policies.
• AB 2397 by Assemblymember Jim L. Frazier Jr. (D-Oakley) ¬- Criminal procedure: defendant’s appearance by video.
AB 2439 by Assemblymember Tim M. Donnelly (R-Twin Peaks) – Secretary of State: initiative information.
• AB 2586 by Assemblymember Richard H. Bloom (D-Santa Monica) ¬- Family law proceedings.
• AB 2727 by Assemblymember Jim L. Frazier Jr. (D-Oakley) ¬- Courts: witness local agency employees.
• SB 946 by Senator Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) – Community facilities: Orange County Sanitation District.
• SB 972 by Senator Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) – California Health Benefit Exchange: board: membership.
• SB 1130 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Drinking water: County Water Company of Riverside water system: liability.
• SB 1310 by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) – Misdemeanors: maximum sentence.

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

• AB 1503 by Assemblymember Beth Gaines (R-Rocklin) – Department of General Services. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: