Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


10-9-2011

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

• AB 74 by Assemblymember Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco) – Public event action plans and cooperative agreements for agricultural inspector services.
• AB 126 by Assemblymember Mike Davis (D-Los Angeles) – Courts: judicial appointments.
• AB 138 by Assemblymember Jim Beall (D-San Jose) – Elder Economic Planning Act of 2011.
• AB 180 by Assemblymember Wilmer Amina Carter (D-Rialto) – Education: academic performance.
• AB 228 by Assemblymember Felipe Fuentes (D-Los Angeles) – State Compensation Insurance Fund: out-of-state risks.
• AB 243 by Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) – Labor contractors.
• AB 319 by Assemblymember Chris Norby (R-Fullerton) – Alcoholic beverage control: public schoolhouses.
• AB 433 by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) – Birth certificates: issuance.
• AB 456 by Assemblymember Donald Wagner (R-Irvine) – Mechanics liens.
• AB 501 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Public school employment.
• AB 506 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Local government: bankruptcy: neutral evaluation. A signing message can be found here.
• AB 514 by Assemblymember Roger Hernandez (D-Baldwin Park) – Roger Public works: prevailing wage: hauling refuse.
• AB 551 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Public contracts: prevailing wage requirements: violations.
• AB 592 by Assemblymember Ricardo Lara (D-South Gate) – Employment: leave: interference, restraint, and denial.
• AB 622 by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) – Civil grand juries.
• AB 646 by Assemblymember Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) – Local public employee organizations: impasse procedures.
• AB 688 by Assemblymember Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) – Food and drugs: sale.
• AB 692 by Assemblymember Isadore Hall III (D-Los Angeles) – Civil service: employee hearings.
• AB 720 by Assemblymember Isadore Hall III (D-Los Angeles) – Public contracts: uniform construction cost accounting provisions: alternative procedures.
• AB 740 by Assemblymember Robert Blumenfield (D-Van Nuys) – Personal services contracts.
• AB 841 by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-San Ramon) – Telecommunications: universal service: Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP).
• AB 878 by Assemblymember Bill Berryhill (R-Stockton) – Bill Contractors: workers' compensation insurance.
• AB 887 by Assemblymember Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) – Gender.
• AB 973 by Assemblymember Nora Campos (D-San Jose) – Trial courts: budget process: public notice.
• AB 1042 by Assemblymember Michael Allen (D-Santa Rosa) – Public employees' retirement.
• AB 1088 by Assemblymember Mike Eng (D-Monterey Park) – State agencies: collection of demographic data.
• AB 1219 by Assemblymember Henry Perea (D-Fresno) – Credit cards: personal information.
• AB 1236 by Assemblymember Paul Fong (D-Mountain View) – Employment: hiring practices: electronic employment verification.
• AB 1344 by Assemblymember Mike Feuer (D-Los Angeles) – Local governance.
• AB 1346 by Assemblymember Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) – Division of Apprenticeship Standards: certification of electricians.
• AB 1388 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Earnings withholding orders.
• SB 3 by Senator Alex Padilla (D -Pacoima) –Telecommunications: universal service.
• SB 6 by Senator Ron Calderon (D -Montebello) – Real estate: appraisal and valuation.
• SB 53 by Senator Ronald Calderon (D-Montebello) – Real estate licensees.
• SB 56 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Apprenticeship oversight.
• SB 126 by Senator Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) – Agricultural labor relations.
• SB 136 by Senator Leland Yee (D-San Francisco) – Public contracts: prevailing wages.
• SB 164 by Senator Joe Simitian (D-Palo Alto) – Personal income tax: voluntary contributions: State Children's Trust Fund: Rare and Endangered Species Preservation Program: extension.
• SB 182 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) –Judiciary: demographic data.
• SB 293 by Senator Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima) – Payment bonds: laborers.
• SB 294 by Senator Curren Price (D-Los Angeles) – Public employees' retirement: emerging investment managers.
• SB 339 by Senator Lois Wolk (D -Davis) – Alcoholic beverage control: on-sale beer and wine licenses: bona fide public eating place: public schoolhouses.
• SB 349 by Senator Gloria Negrete-McLeod (D-Chino) – State Teachers' Retirement Plan.
• SB 398 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Los Angeles) – Retirement: placement agents.
• SB 405 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Judgeships.
• SB 459 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Employment: independent contractors.
• SB 474 by Senator Noreen Evans (D-Santa Rosa) – Commercial construction contracts: indemnity.
• SB 507 by Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) – Property taxation: change in ownership statement.
• SB 510 by Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) – Real estate brokers: corporate officers: designating branch managers.
• SB 536 by Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) – Property tax revenue allocations: public utilities: qualified property: City of Oakley.
• SB 583 by Senator Juan Vargas (D-San Diego) – Personal income tax: voluntary contributions: ALS/Lou Gehrig's Disease Research Fund.
• SB 651 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) – Family law: domestic partnerships.
• SB 706 by Senator Curren Price (D-Los Angeles) –Business and professions.
• SB 757 by Senator Ted Lieu (D-Torrance) – Discrimination.
• SB 841 by Senator Lois Wolk (D -Davis) – Solid waste: enterprises: contracts.
• SB 850 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) – Medical records: confidential information.
• SB 861 by Senator Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro) – Public contracts: contract eligibility: conflict minerals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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

• AB 38 by Assemblymember Steven Bradford (D-Inglewood) – Banking: underserved communities. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 172 by Assemblymember Mike Eng (D-Monterey Park) – State agencies: information: Internet Web site. A veto message can be found here. A link to Executive Order B-12-11, issued in conjunction with the veto, can be found here.
• AB 267 by Assemblymember Sandre Swanson (D-Oakland) – Employment contracts. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 325 by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) – Employee's right to bereavement leave. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1044 by Assemblymember Betsy Butler (D-Marina Del Rey) – Registered warrants: taxation. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1055 by Assemblymember Jerry Hill (D-South San Francisco) – Public Utilities Commission: solicitation of contributions from regulated persons or corporations. A veto message can be found here.
• AB 1220 by Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) – Land use and planning: cause of actions: time limitations. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 127 by Senator Bill Emmerson (R-Riverside) – Official medical fee schedule: physician services. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 503 by Senator Juan Vargas (D-San Diego) – Judges' retirement. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 538 by Senator Curren Price (D-Los Angeles) – Nursing. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 586 by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) – Banks and credit unions: signature stamps. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 747 by Senator Christine Kehoe (D-San Diego) – Continuing education: lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients. A veto message can be found here.

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

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