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Bills in Committee: Aug. 13 – 17

August 13, 2012

The following list represents the bills scheduled for hearing this week for which the League currently has a position.


Many legislative hearings are available for online video or audio monitoring via the Cal Channel, the Senate and the Assembly websites. A full listing of all Senate and Assembly hearings is also available online. Hearing times are subject to change.

Monday, Aug. 13

Senate Appropriations, State Capitol, Room 4203 at 11 a.m.:
AB 890 (Olsen) Environment: CEQA Exemption: Roadway Improvement. League position: Support.

Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications, State Capitol, Room 3191 at 2 p.m. or upon adjournment:
AB 2075 (Fong) Net Energy Metering: Fuel Cell Electrical Generating Facilities. League position: Support.

Thursday, Aug. 16

Assembly Appropriations, State Capitol, Room 4202, upon adjournment:
SB 1162 (Runner) Animal Control: Tranquilizers. League position: Support.
HOT BILL – SB 1222 (Leno) Solar Energy: Permits. League position: Oppose.
SB 1268 (Pavley) Energy: Energy Conservation Assistance. League position: Support.
SB 1303 (Simitian) Vehicles: Automated Traffic Enforcement Systems. League position: Neutral.

Assembly Appropriations Suspense, State Capitol, Room 4202, upon adjournment:
AB 2037 (Davis) Income Taxes: Hiring Credits: Investment Credits. League position: Support.
ACA 23 (Perea) Local Government Transportation Projects: Special Taxes: Voter Approval. League position: Support.
SB 186 (Kehoe) The Controller. League position: Neutral.
SB 234 (Hancock) Goods Movement Emission Reduction Program. League position: Support.
HOT BILL – SB 1002 (Yee) Public Records: Electronic Format. League position: Oppose. 
SB 1207 (Fuller) California Alternative Rates for Energy Program. League position: Support.
SB 1278 (Wolk) Planning and Zoning: Flood Protection: Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley. League position: Support.
SB 1468 (Calderon) Fireworks. League position: Oppose.

Senate Appropriations Suspense, State Capitol, upon adjournment:
AB 808 (Skinner) Workers’ Compensation: Hospital Employers: Presumption. League position: Oppose.
AB 1191 (Huber) Local Government Finance. League position: Support.
HOT BILL – AB 1551 (Torres) Insurance: Public Safety Employees: Accidents. League position: Oppose.
AB 1687 (Fong) Workers’ Compensation. League position: Oppose.
HOT BILL – AB 2231 (Fuentes) Sidewalks: Repairs. League position: Oppose.

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