Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update


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

AB 246 by Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) Environmental quality: Jobs and Economic Improvement Through Environmental Leadership Act of 2011.
AB 335 by Assemblymember Kevin Kiley (R-Roseville) Parole: placement at release.
AB 355 by Assemblymember Kansen Chu (D-San Jose) Water pollution: enforcement.
AB 461 by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) Personal income taxes: exclusion: forgiven student loan debt.
AB 484 by Assemblymember Jordan Cunningham (R-Templeton) Sex offenses: registration.
AB 490 by Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) Taxation: credits: College Access Tax Credit.
AB 574 by Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) Potable reuse.
AB 688 by Assemblymember Ian C. Calderon (D-Whittier) Enforcement of money judgments: exemptions.
AB 1159 by Assemblymember David Chiu (D-San Francisco) Cannabis: legal services.
AB 1206 by Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra (D-Pacoima) Vehicles: impoundment: pilot program.
AB 1450 by Assemblymember Jay P. Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) Court reporters: electronic transcripts.
AB 1671 by Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) Backflow protection and cross-connection controls: standards.
AB 1699 by the Committee on Insurance Insurance: fees and charges.
SB 50 by Senator Ben Allen (D-Santa Monica) Federal public lands: conveyances.
SB 231 by Senator Robert M. Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) Local government: fees and charges.
SB 239 by Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) Infectious and communicable diseases: HIV and AIDS: criminal penalties.
SB 252 by Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) Water wells.
SB 272 by Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) State Compensation Insurance Fund: executive and management appointments.
SB 323 by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) Medi-Cal: federally qualified health centers and rural health centers: Drug Medi-Cal and specialty mental health services.
SB 384 by Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) Sex offenders: registration: criminal offender record information systems.
SB 507 by Senator Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) Tijuana River Valley.
SB 667 by Senator Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) Department of Water Resources: riverine and riparian stewardship improvements.

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

AB 350 by Assemblymember Rudy Salas Jr. (D-Bakersfield) Cannabis edibles: appealing to children. A veto message can be found here.
AB 725 by Assemblymember Marc B. Levine (D-Marin County) State beaches and parks: smoking ban. A veto message can be found here.
AB 778 by Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) Community development investment tax credits. A veto message can be found here.
SB 289 by Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) Personal income taxes: gross income exclusion: reservation-sourced income. A veto message can be found here.
SB 386 by Senator Steven M. Glazer (D-Orinda) State beaches and parks: smoking ban. A veto message can be found here.

For full text of the bills, visit: