Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


9-30-2012

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

• AB 174 by Assemblymember William Monning (D-Carmel) – Office of Systems Integration: California Health and Human Services Automation Fund.
• AB 526 by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) – Delinquency and gang intervention and prevention grants: evidence-based principles and practices.
• AB 792 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Concord) – Health care coverage: California Health Benefit Exchange.
• AB 1083 by Assemblymember William Monning (D-Carmel) – Health care coverage.
• AB 1248 by Assemblymember Ben Hueso (D-Chula Vista) – Local public employees' retirement: City of San Diego.
• AB 1453 by Assemblymember William Monning (D-Carmel) – Health care coverage: essential health benefits.
• AB 1526 by Assemblymember William Monning (D-Carmel) – California Major Risk Medical Insurance Program.
• AB 1580 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Concord) – Health care: eligibility: enrollment.
• AB 1675 by Assemblymember Susan Bonilla (D-Concord) – Farm labor contractors: licenses: civil penalty.
• AB 1677 by Assemblymember Brian Nestande (R-Palm Desert) – Corporation taxes: filing requirements: tax-exempt organizations.
• AB 1761 by Assemblymember John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) – California Health Benefit Exchange.
• AB 1846 by Assemblymember Richard Gordon (D-Redwood City) – Consumer operated and oriented plans.
• AB 1908 by Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) – Classified employees: notice of layoff.
• AB 1960 by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) – State contracts: reports: lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender businesses.
• AB 2189 by Assemblymember Gil Cedillo (D-Los Angeles) – Vehicles: driver's licenses.
• AB 2207 by Assemblymember Richard Gordon (D-Redwood City) – Property taxation: welfare exemption: nature resources and open-space lands.
• AB 2663 by the Committee on Public Employees, Retirement and Social Security – Teachers' Retirement Law.
• SB 488 by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) – Political Reform Act of 1974: slate mailers.
• SB 951 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Health care coverage: essential health benefits.
• SB 1144 by Senator Tony Strickland (R-Thousand Oaks) – Crimes: public safety omnibus.
• SB 1177 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) – Restitution for crime victims.
• SB 1196 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Claims data disclosure.
• SB 1299 by Senator Roderick Wright (D-Los Angeles) – Victims of crime: compensation.
• SB 1339 by Senator Leland Yee (D-San Francisco) – Commute benefit policies.
• SB 1410 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Independent medical review.
• SB 1479 by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) – Crime victims: restitution.
• SB 1481 by Senator Gloria Negrete McLeod (D-Chino) – Clinical laboratories: community pharmacies.
• SB 1501 by Senator Christine Kehoe (D-San Diego) – Open-space easements.

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

• AB 145 by Assemblymember Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) –Voter registration: paid registration activities. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 889 by Assemblymember Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco) – Domestic work employees. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1000 by Assemblymember Henry Perea (D-Fresno) – Health care coverage: cancer treatment. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1081 by Assemblymember Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco) – State government: federal immigration policy enforcement. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1461 by Assemblymember William Monning (D-Carmel) – Individual health care coverage. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1968 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Peace officers. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2031 by Assemblymember Felipe Fuentes (D-Los Angeles) – Probation: community corrections program. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2152 by Assemblymember Mike Eng (D-Monterey Park) – Health care coverage. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2162 by Assemblymember Anthony Portantino (D-Pasadena) – Political Reform Act of 1974: economic interest disclosure. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2220 by Assemblymember Mike Gatto (D-Burbank) – Elections: statewide ballot pamphlet. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2346 by Assemblymember Betsy Butler (D-Marina Del Rey) – Agricultural employee safety: heat-related illness. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2451 by Assemblymember John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) – Workers' compensation: firefighters. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2623 by Assemblymember Michael Allen (D-Santa Rosa) –State hospitals: peace officers. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 2676 by Assemblymember Charles Calderon (D-Whittier) – Agricultural employee safety. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 259 by Senator Loni Hancock (D-Berkeley) – Higher education: employees. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 359 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Hospital billing: emergency services and care. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 393 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Patient-centered medical homes. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 411 by Senator Curren Price (D-Los Angeles) – Home Care Services Act of 2012. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 878 by Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) – Office of the Transportation Inspector General. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 961 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Individual health care coverage. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 970 by Senator Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles) – Health Care Reform Eligibility, Enrollment, and Retention Planning Act: coordination with other programs. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 1246 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Health facilities: staffing. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: http://leginfo.ca.gov/bilinfo.html.

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