Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

- AB 428 by Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (D-Los Angeles) - Local government: the Ralph M. Brown Act.
- AB 549 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) - Local government: building permit: electrified security fence: notice.
- AB 602 by Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Alameda) - Pharmacy: nonprescription diabetes test devices.
- AB 759 by Assemblymember Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) - Electricity: electrical cooperatives: integrated resource plan.
- AB 818 by Assemblymember Autumn R. Burke (D-Inglewood) - CalWORKs: welfare to work.
- AB 846 by Assemblymember Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) - Voluntary contributions: California YMCA Youth and Government Voluntary Tax Contribution Fund.
- AB 861 by Assemblymember Brian Dahle (R-Bieber) - Africanized honey bees.
- AB 933 by the Committee on Agriculture - Food and agriculture omnibus bill.
- AB 1014 by Assemblymember Jim Cooper (D-Elk Grove) - Diesel backup generators: health facility.
- AB 1021 by Assemblymember Catharine Baker (R-Dublin) - In-home supportive services: application.
- AB 1057 by Assemblymember Shirley N. Weber (D-San Diego) - Armories: sales: San Diego Armory.
- AB 1139 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) - Real property: transfer fees: notices.
- AB 1218 by Assemblymember Jay P. Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) - California Environmental Quality Act: exemption: bicycle transportation plans.
- AB 1381 by Assemblymember Jay P. Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) - Funeral establishments: apprenticeship training.
- AB 1456 by Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Campbell) - Professional licensure.
- AB 1480 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) - Pest control: violations and penalties: civil penalty.
- AB 1486 by Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) - Milk products: licenses: fees.
- AB 1523 by Assemblymember Jay P. Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) - San Bernardino County Transportation Authority: design-build.
- AB 1572 by Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry (D-Winters) - Integrated waste management plans: source reduction and recycling element: review schedule.
- AB 1615 by Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) - Gender discrimination: civil actions.
- AB 1616 by Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D-Sherman Oaks) - Alarm companies: liability: false alarm.
- AB 1633 by Assemblymember Jim L. Frazier Jr. (D-Discovery Bay) - State highways: exit information signs.
- AB 1689 by the Committee on Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials - Business plans: combustible metals.
- AB 1690 by the Committee on Judiciary - Personal rights: compensatory relief.
- SB 332 by Senator Henry Stern (D-Agoura Hills) - Voter registration: foster youth.
- SB 374 by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) - Health insurance: discriminatory practices: mental health.
- SB 466 by Senator Patricia C. Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) - Rental passenger vehicle transactions: electronic surveillance technology: AMBER Alert.
- SB 624 by Senator Cathleen Galgiani (D-Stockton) - Property taxation: liens: recordation.

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

- AB 860 by Assemblymember Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) - Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission: factfinding tour. A veto message can be found here.
- AB 1091 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) - Balloons: electrically conductive material. A veto message can be found here.
- AB 1261 by Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Menlo Park) - Pupil discipline: pupil suicide prevention. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: