Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

ABX2-7 by Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Scotts Valley) Smoking in the workplace.
ABX2-9 by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) Tobacco use programs.
ABX2-11 by Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) Cigarette and tobacco product licensing: fees and funding.
SBX2-5 by Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) Electronic cigarettes.
SBX2-7 by Senator Ed Hernandez (D-Azusa) Tobacco products: minimum legal age.

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

ABX2-10 by Assemblymember Richard H. Bloom (D-Santa Monica) Local taxes: authorization: cigarettes and tobacco products. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: