Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 146 by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) – Pupil instruction: social sciences: deportations to Mexico.
• AB 157 by Assemblymember Marc B. Levine (D-San Rafael) – Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.
• AB 164 by Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Los Angeles) – Claims against the state: payment.
• AB 180 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Concord) – Cemetery and Funeral Bureau.
• AB 189 by Assemblymember Richard H. Bloom (D-Santa Monica) – Arts Council: cultural districts.
• AB 325 by Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) – Community Development Block Grant Program.
• AB 329 by Assemblymember Shirley N. Weber (D-San Diego) – Pupil instruction: sexual health education.
• AB 361 by Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian (R-San Luis Obispo) – Nuclear powerplants.
• AB 375 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – School employees: sick leave: paternity and maternity leave.
• AB 494 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (R-San Diego) – Restraining orders: protection of animals.
• AB 644 by Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) – Land use: general plan: safety element: fire hazard impacts.
• AB 672 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer Sr. (D-Los Angeles) – Inmates: wrongful convictions: assistance upon release.
• AB 681 by Assemblymember Philip Y. Ting (D-San Francisco) – State Board of Equalization: surveys: assessment procedures and practices: county assessor.
• AB 684 by Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Watsonville) – State Board of Optometry: optometrists: nonresident contact lens sellers: registered dispensing opticians.
• AB 732 by Assemblymember Jim Cooper (D-Elk Grove) – Cattle protection: brands: inspection: fees.
• AB 759 by Assemblymember Eric F. Linder (R-Corona) – Recreational vehicles.
• AB 780 by Assemblymember Das G. Williams (D-Santa Barbara) – Alcoholic beverages: tied-house restrictions: on-sale retailers advertising.
• AB 880 by Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (D-Los Angeles) – Dentistry: licensure: exemption.
• AB 893 by Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Scotts Valley) – Beer: labels.
• AB 1081 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) – Protective orders.
• AB 1130 by Assemblymember Adam Gray (D-Merced) – Clinics: licensing: hours of operation.
• AB 1171 by Assemblymember Eric F. Linder (R-Corona) -Construction Manager/General Contractor method: regional transportation agencies: projects on expressways.
• AB 1207 by Assemblymember Patty Lopez (D-San Fernando) – Mandated child abuse reporting: child day care personnel: training.
• AB 1407 by Assemblymember Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) – Family law: protective orders: wireless telephone numbers.
• AB 1519 by the Committee on Judiciary Performance – Judiciary omnibus: family support.
• SB 300 by Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) – Pawnbrokers: regulations.
• SB 383 by Senator Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Civil actions: objections to pleadings.
• SB 489 by Senator William W. Monning (D-Carmel) – Hazardous waste: photovoltaic modules.
• SB 557 by Senator Isadore Hall III (D-Compton) – Alcoholic beverages: tied-house restrictions: advertising.
• SB 597 by Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) – Pupil attendance: interdistrict transfers.
• SB 635 by Senator Jim W. Nielsen (R-Gerber) – Erroneous conviction and imprisonment: compensation.
• SB 685 by Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) – Alcoholic beverage service: veterans’ club license.
• SB 695 by Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) – School curriculum: health education: sexual harassment and violence instruction.
• SB 794 by the Committee on Human Services – Child welfare services.
• SB 800 by the Committee on Business, Professions and Economic Development – Healing arts.

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

• AB 254 by Assemblymember Roger Hernández (D-West Covina) – Election dates. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 267 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer Sr. (D-Los Angeles) -Criminal procedure: disclosure: felony conviction consequences. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 410 by Assemblymember Jay P. Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) – Reports submitted to legislative committees. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: