Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

• AB 242 by Assemblymember Joaquin Arambula (D-Fresno) – Certificates of death: veterans.
• AB 395 by Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D-Pacoima) – Substance use treatment providers.
• AB 400 by Assemblymember Jim Cooper (D-Elk Grove) – Crimes: alcoholic beverages: State Capitol.
• AB 593 by Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) – Structural Fumigation Enforcement Program.
• AB 711 by Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Campbell) – Beer manufacturers: free or discounted rides.
• AB 1108 by Assemblymember Tom F. Daly (D-Anaheim) – Self-service storage facilities.
• AB 1398 by Assemblymember Ash Kalra (D-San Jose) – Annuities: cash surrender benefits.
• AB 1487 by Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez (D-Pomona) – Public Employees’ Retirement System: limited term appointments.
• AB 1504 by Assemblymember Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova) – State parks: concessions: contracts.
• AB 1613 by Assemblymember Kevin Mullin (D-South San Francisco) – San Mateo County Transit District: retail transactions and use tax.
• SB 65 by Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) – Vehicles: alcohol and marijuana: penalties.
• SB 157 by Senator Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Invasion of privacy: distribution of sexually explicit materials: protection of plaintiff’s identity.
• SB 335 by Senator Anthony J. Cannella (R-Ceres) – Nursery Advisory Board.
• SB 401 by Senator Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) – Child care facilities: state employees.
• SB 407 by Senator Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) – Common interest developments: noncommercial solicitation.
• SB 410 by Senator Janet Nguyen (R-Garden Grove) – Civil service: veterans’ hiring preference: active duty members.
• SB 427 by Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) – Public water systems: community water systems: lead user service lines.
• SB 455 by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) – Pupil enrollment: military dependents.
• SB 489 by Senator Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) – Workers’ compensation: change of physician.
• SB 525 by Senator Richard Pan (D-Sacramento) – Public employees’ retirement.
• SB 554 by Senator Jeff E. Stone (R-Temecula) – Nurse practitioners: physician assistants: buprenorphine.
• SB 628 by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) – Local educational agencies: governing board elections: Los Angeles Community College District.
• SB 654 by Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) – Local moratorium: gambling tables.
• SB 666 by Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) – California Gambling Control Commission and Department of Justice: postemployment restrictions.
• SB 684 by Senator Patricia C. Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) – Incompetence to stand trial: conservatorship: treatment.
• SB 704 by Senator Cathleen Galgiani (D-Stockton) – Division of Boating and Waterways: invasive aquatic plants control programs.
• SB 764 by Senator John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) – Real estate trust fund accounts: fidelity insurance.

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

• AB 662 by Assemblymember Steven Choi (R-Irvine) – Restitution: tracking. A veto message can be found here.
• SB 663 by Senator Jim W. Nielsen (R-Gerber) – Packages and labels of cannabis or cannabis products: children. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: