Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 167 by Assemblymember Paul Cook (R-Yucaipa) – California Stolen Valor Act.

• AB 173 by Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D-Burbank) – Armenian Genocide victims.

• AB 614 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Martinez) – School attendance review boards: member composition.

• AB 746 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Pupils: cyber bullying.

• AB 840 by Assemblymember Norma Torres (D-Pomona) – Employee Housing Act: agricultural land use.

• AB 876 by Assemblymember David Valadao (R-Hanford) – In-Home Supportive Services program.

• SB 101 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Athlete agents: conflicts of interest.

• SB 150 by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) – Common interest developments.

• SB 221 by Senator Joe Simitian (D-Palo Alto) – Small claims court: jurisdiction.

• SB 279 by Senator Bill Emmerson (R-Riverside) – Business: self-service storage facilities.

• SB 288 by Senator Gloria Negrete McLeod (D-Chino) – Local government: independent special districts.

• SB 291 by Senator Juan Vargas (D-San Diego) – Bail.

• SB 373 by Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) – Retirement: Contra Costa County.

• ABX1 29 by Assemblymember Robert Blumenfield (D-Van Nuys) – State responsibility areas: fire prevention fees. A signing message can be found here.

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

• ABX1 34 by Assemblymember Robert Blumenfield (D-Van Nuys) – State Controller: property tax postponement. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: