Read more about Governor Newsom Takes Final Action of 2020 Legislative Season

Legislation passed and signed this year protects Californians from COVID-19, advances racial equity, helps Californians and small businesses hurt by the pandemic and bolsters state’s wildfire preparedness efforts and climate leadership SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin... Read MoreRead more about Governor Newsom Takes Final Action of 2020 Legislative Season

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Governor Newsom signs legislation making significant police reforms – ending the carotid restraint and requiring independent investigations of officer-involved shootings Governor Newsom also signs bills to reform juvenile justice and probation systems to aid in... Read MoreRead more about Governor Newsom Signs Critical Criminal Justice, Juvenile Justice and Policing Reform Package, Including Legislation Banning the Carotid Restraint

Read more about Governor Newsom Signs Landmark Legislation to Advance Racial Justice and California’s Fight Against Systemic Racism & Bias in Our Legal System

Governor signs AB 3121 to establish a first-in-the-nation task force to study and make recommendations on reparations for slavery AB 2542 will prohibit the use of race, ethnicity or national origin to seek or obtain convictions or impose sentences Governor also signs... Read MoreRead more about Governor Newsom Signs Landmark Legislation to Advance Racial Justice and California’s Fight Against Systemic Racism & Bias in Our Legal System

Read more about Governor Newsom Statement on Updated Federal Coronavirus Relief Package

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued the below statement today following the release of an updated version of the HEROES Act amid bipartisan negotiations on federal COVID-19 relief: “I applaud Speaker Pelosi for her dedicated leadership and tireless work to... Read MoreRead more about Governor Newsom Statement on Updated Federal Coronavirus Relief Package