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Governor Newsom Issues Legislative Update 10.8.23

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has signed the following bills:

  • AB 58 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Deferred entry of judgment pilot program.
  • AB 96 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Public employment: local public transit agencies: autonomous transit vehicle technology.
  • AB 225 by Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D-Concord) – Real property: environmental hazards booklet.
  • AB 230 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – Menstrual products: Menstrual Equity for All Act of 2021.
  • AB 245 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – High school athletics: California High School Coaching Education and Training Program: emergency action plan.
  • AB 258 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – Economic development: small businesses: Small Business Information Act: internet web portal.
  • AB 278 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – High Schools: Dream Resource Center Grant Program.
  • AB 282 by Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry (D-Winters) – Psychologists: licensure.
  • AB 285 by Assemblymember Luz Rivas (D-Sylmar) – Pupil instruction: science requirements: climate change.
  • AB 314 by Assemblymember Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) – Sales and Use Tax: exemptions: trucks for use in interstate or out-of-state commerce.
  • AB 338 by Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry (D-Winters) – Fuel reduction work.
  • AB 353 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sr. (D-Los Angeles) – Incarcerated persons: access to showers.
  • AB 357 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (D-San Diego) – Animal test methods: alternatives.
  • AB 360 by Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D-Carson) – Excited delirium.
  • AB 361 by Assemblymember Christopher Ward (D-San Diego) – Vehicles: photographs of bicycle lane parking violations.
  • AB 386 by Assemblymember Stephanie Nguyen (D-Elk Grove) – California Right to Financial Privacy Act.
  • AB 391 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sr. (D-Los Angeles) – Child abuse and neglect: nonmandated reporters.
  • AB 393 by Assemblymember Luz Rivas (D-Sylmar) – Childcare: dual language learners.
  • AB 414 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – Communications: Digital Equity Bill of Rights.
  • AB 417 by Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) – County boards of education: pupil members.
  • AB 426 by Assemblymember Corey Jackson (D-Moreno Valley) – Unlicensed residential foster care facilities: temporary placement management.
  • AB 443 by Assemblymember Corey Jackson (D-Moreno Valley) – Peace officers: determination of bias.
  • AB 458 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sr. (D-Los Angeles) – Shared mobility devices: insurance.
  • AB 496 by Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Burbank) – Cosmetic safety.
  • AB 543 by Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D-Carson) – Sales and Use Tax Law: exemptions: petroleum products: water common carriers.
  • AB 556 by Assemblymember James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) – Property taxation: transfer of base year value: disaster relief.
  • AB 567 by Assemblymember Philip Ting (D-San Francisco) – Criminal records: relief.
  • AB 579 by Assemblymember Philip Ting (D-San Francisco) – Schoolbuses: zero-emission vehicles. A signing message can be found here.
  • AB 600 by Assemblymember Philip Ting (D-San Francisco) – Criminal procedure: resentencing.
  • AB 606 by Assemblymember Devon Mathis (R-Porterville) – California Endangered Species Act: accidental take: farms or ranches.
  • AB 621 by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) – Workers’ compensation: special death benefit.
  • AB 633 by Assemblymember Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) – Nursing: licensure: retired licenses.
  • AB 634 by Assemblymember Christopher Ward (D-San Diego) – Community colleges: career development and college preparation courses.
  • AB 636 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Employers: agricultural employees: required disclosures.
  • AB 647 by Assemblymember Chris R. Holden (D-Pasadena) – Grocery workers.
  • AB 709 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Criminal history information.
  • AB 716 by Assemblymember Tasha Boerner (D-Encinitas) – Ground medical transportation.
  • AB 809 by Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) – Salmonid populations: California Monitoring Program.
  • AB 816 by Assemblymember Matt Haney (D-San Francisco) – Minors: consent to medical care.
  • AB 853 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (D-San Diego) – Retail grocery stores and retail drug stores: acquisition: notice to Attorney General.
  • AB 937 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Dependency: family reunification services.
  • AB 943 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Corrections: population data.
  • AB 988 by Assemblymember Devon Mathis (R-Porterville) – Miles Hall Lifeline and Suicide Prevention Act: veteran and military data reporting.
  • AB 1059 by Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Burbank) – Product safety: consumer products: textile fiberglass and covered flame retardant chemicals.
  • AB 1109 by Assemblymember Damon Connolly (D-San Rafael) – Product sales: sodium nitrite.
  • AB 1116 by Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D-Concord) – Money Transmission Act.
  • AB 1118 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Criminal procedure: discrimination.
  • AB 1121 by Assemblymember Matt Haney (D-San Francisco) – Public works: ineligibility list.
  • AB 1136 by Assemblymember Matt Haney (D-San Francisco) – State Athletic Commission: mixed martial arts: retirement benefit.
  • AB 1171 by Assemblymember Blanca Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) – Cannabis: private right of action.
  • AB 1187 by Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) – California Victim Compensation Board: reimbursement for personal or technological safety devices or services.
  • AB 1210 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Sodium nitrite.
  • AB 1286 by Assemblymember Matt Haney (D-San Francisco) – Pharmacy.
  • AB 1294 by Assemblymember Tasha Boerner (D-Encinitas) – Tied-house restrictions: advertising exceptions: County of Kings.
  • AB 1329 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (D-San Diego) – County jail incarcerated persons: identification card pilot program.
  • AB 1361 by Assemblymember Josh Hoover (R-Folsom) – Property taxation: veteran’s exemption: preliminary application.
  • AB 1376 by Assemblymember Juan Carrillo (D-Palmdale) – Emergency medical services: liability limitation.
  • AB 1399 by Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Burbank) – Veterinary medicine: veterinarian-client-patient relationship: telehealth.
  • AB 1418 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Tenancy: local regulations: contact with law enforcement or criminal convictions.
  • AB 1684 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (D-San Diego) – Local ordinances: fines and penalties: cannabis.
  • AB 1756 by the Committee on Judiciary – Committee on Judiciary: judiciary omnibus.
  • AB 1762 by the Committee on Elections – Elections omnibus bill.
  • SB 27 by Senator María Elena Durazo (D-Los Angeles) – University of California: vendors.
  • SB 46 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Controlled substances: treatment.
  • SB 75 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) –     Courts: judgeships.
  • SB 297 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Elections: initiatives and referenda: withdrawal.
  • SB 302 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) – Compassionate Access to Medical Cannabis Act. A signing message can be found here.
  • SB 387 by Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) – State property: sale or lease: broadband development.
  • SB 389 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – State Water Resources Control Board: investigation of water right.
  • SB 502 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Medi-Cal: children: mobile optometric office.
  • SB 514 by Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) – Wiretapping: authorization.
  • SB 515 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) – School facilities: shade structures.
  • SB 539 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) – Sepulveda Basin: planning process: nature-based climate solutions.
  • SB 540 by Senator John Laird (D-Santa Cruz) – Cannabis and cannabis products: health warnings.
    SB 595 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Covered California: data sharing.
  • SB 599 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Visitation rights.
  • SB 609 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Local control and accountability plans: California School Dashboard.
  • SB 621 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Health care coverage: biosimilar drugs.
  • SB 622 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Cannabis regulation: plant identification program: unique identifier.
  • SB 667 by Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) – Healing arts: pregnancy and childbirth.
  • SB 676 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Local ordinances and regulations: drought-tolerant landscaping.
  • SB 681 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Political Reform Act of 1974: amendments.
  • SB 706 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Public contracts: progressive design-build: local agencies.
  • SB 710 by Senator María Elena Durazo (D-Los Angeles) – Sale of excess state highway property: State Highway Route 710 Terminus.
  • SB 732 by Senator Caroline Menjivar (D-San Fernando Valley/Burbank) – Bats.
  • SB 741 by Senator Dave Min (D-Irvine) – Domestic violence restraining orders: prehearing discovery.
  • SB 753 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Cannabis: water resources.
  • SB 779 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) – Primary Care Clinic Data Modernization Act.
  • SB 797 by Senator Steve Padilla (D-San Diego) – Lithium Extraction Tax Citizens Oversight Committee.
  • SB 813 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Structural Pest Control Board.
  • SB 814 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Household goods and services.
  • SB 837 by Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) – Energy: building energy standards: sealed and unvented attics.
  • SB 887 by the Committee on Business, Professions and Economic Development – Consumer affairs.
  • SB 889 by the Committee on Governance and Finance – California Department of Tax and Fee Administration: earnings withholding orders: settlement agreements: excise taxes.

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

  • AB 20 by Assemblymember Mike Gipson (D-Carson) – Postadoption contact agreements: reinstatement of parental rights. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 57 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – California Pocket Forest Initiative. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 265 by Assemblymember Tasha Boerner (D-Encinitas) – Property tax postponement: Senior Citizens and Disabled Citizens Property Tax Postponement Fund. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 372 by Assemblymember Stephanie Nguyen (D-Elk Grove) – CalWORKs: eligibility: income exclusions. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 374 by Assemblymember Matt Haney (D-San Francisco) – Cannabis: retail preparation, sale, and consumption of noncannabis food and beverage products. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 404 by Assemblymember Damon Connolly (D-San Rafael) – Department of Food and Agriculture: reporting requirements: certified organic operations. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 504 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – State and local public employees: labor relations: strikes. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 552 by Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) – Farmer Equity Act of 2017: Regional Farmer Equipment and Cooperative Resources Assistance Pilot Program. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 624 by Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D-Concord) – Public postsecondary education: disabled student services: assessments. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 676 by Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) – Water: general state policy. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 699 by Assemblymember Dr. Akilah Weber (D-San Diego) – Workers’ compensation: presumed injuries. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 782 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Pharmacies: compounding. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 867 by Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Burbank) – Foster youth. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 881 by Assemblymember Philip Ting (D-San Francisco) – Juror fees: pilot program. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 912 by Assemblymember Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sr. (D-Los Angeles) – Strategic Anti-Violence Funding Efforts Act. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 945 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-Colton) – Criminal procedure: expungement of records. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 970 by Assemblymember Luz Rivas (D-Sylmar) – Insurance: Climate and Sustainability Insurance and Risk Reduction Program. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1065 by Assemblymember Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) – Communications: California Advanced Services Fund. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1079 by Assemblymember Corey Jackson (D-Moreno Valley) – Discrimination: Public engagement. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1112 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Foster youth. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1145 by Assemblymember Brian Maienschein (D-San Diego) – Workers’ compensation. A veto message can be found here. 
  • AB 1207 by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) – Cannabis: labeling and advertising. A veto message can be found here.
    AB 1517 by Assemblymember James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) – Special education: special education local plan areas: local plans. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1536 by Assemblymember Juan Carrillo (D-Palmdale) – Cash Assistance Program for Aged, Blind, and Disabled Immigrants. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1628 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Microfiber filtration. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1677 by Assemblymember Tina McKinnor (D-Los Angeles) – Public employment: salary classification: state scientist. A veto message can be found here.
  • AB 1726 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Crimes: sentences. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 303 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Solid waste: Plastic Pollution Prevention and Packaging Producer Responsibility Act. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 373 by Senator Caroline Menjivar (D-San Fernando Valley/Burbank) – Board of Behavioral Sciences, Board of Psychology, and Veterinary Medical Board: licensees’ and registrants’ addresses. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 391 by Senator Catherine Blakespear (D-Encinitas) – Workers’ compensation: skin cancer. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 541 by Senator Caroline Menjivar (D-San Fernando Valley/Burbank) – Sexual health: contraceptives. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 565 by Senator Anna Caballero (D-Merced) – Taxation: filing. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 641 by Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) – Public health: alcohol and drug programs: naloxone. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 664 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) – Energy: reliability planning assessment: integrated energy policy report. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 665 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Plastic waste: single-use plastics alternatives: working group. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 751 by Senator Steve Padilla (D-San Diego) – Franchise agreements: solid waste handling services: labor dispute. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 777 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) – Solid waste: reusable grocery bags and recycled paper bags. A veto message can be found here.
  • SB 822 by Senator María Elena Durazo (D-Los Angeles) – Workforce development: Interagency High Road Act. A veto message can be found here.

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

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