Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 53 by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) – Vehicles: child safety seats.
• AB 139 by Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) – Nonprobate transfers: revocable transfer upon death deeds.
• AB 264 by Assemblymember Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) – Farm products: processors: produce dealers: seeds.
• AB 285 by Assemblymember James M. Gallagher (R-Nicolaus) – Professions and vocations: registration.
• AB 294 by Assemblymember Tom W. Lackey (R-Palmdale) – Health and human services: state plans: federal waivers: public notice.
• AB 355 by Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) – Unclaimed property: safe deposit boxes.
• AB 442 by Assemblymember Jacqui V. Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) – Governor’s Military Council.
• AB 556 by Assemblymember Jacqui V. Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) – Charitable trusts: regulation and enforcement.
• AB 599 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Concord) – Clinical laboratories: cytotechnologists.
• AB 646 by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) – State Archives: museum activities.
• AB 689 by Assemblymember Bill Dodd (D-Napa) – Marketing of eggs: violations: administrative and civil penalties.
• AB 731 by Assemblymember James M. Gallagher (R-Nicolaus) – Maintenance of the codes.
• AB 851 by Assemblymember Chad J. Mayes (R-Yucca Valley) – Local government: organization: disincorporations.
• AB 897 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) – Grocery workers.
• AB 902 by Assemblymember Richard H. Bloom (D-Santa Monica) – Traffic violations: diversion programs.
• AB 958 by the Committee on Agriculture – Agriculture: California Avocado Commission: California Salmon Council.
• AB 1028 by Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Alameda) – Judicial officers: oaths and affirmations.
• AB 1222 by Assemblymember Richard H. Bloom (D-Santa Monica) – Tow trucks.
• AB 1446 by Assemblymember Matthew M. Dababneh (D-Encino) – California Finance Lenders Law: violations.
• SB 304 by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) – State claims.
• SB 407 by Senator Mike L. Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) – Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program: licensed midwives.
• SB 421 by Senator Loni Hancock (D-Berkeley) – Refineries: turnarounds.
• SB 462 by Senator Lois Wolk (D-Davis) – Alcoholic beverages: tied house restrictions: Sonoma County.
• SB 469 by Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) – State Athletic Commission.
• SB 532 by Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) – Governing boards of school districts: nonvoting and preferential voting pupil members.
• SB 711 by Senator Lois Wolk (D-Davis) – Law libraries: charges.
• SB 796 by the Committee on Governmental Organization – Alcoholic beverages: licenses: advertising: contests and sweepstakes.

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

• AB 362 by Assemblymember Marie Waldron (R-Escondido) – State printing: demonstration project: process free printing. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: