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Bills in Committee: June 29-July 2

June 26, 2015
Policy committees are in full swing with just a few more weeks before the Legislature adjourns on July 17.
 
Both houses return on Aug. 17 for the final weeks of the 2015 legislative session that ends on Sept. 11. The League will be engaged on more than a dozen bills, many of them Hot, during the week of June 29-July 2. Cities are encouraged to weigh in on these bills.

To access any bill on this list, the League’s position letter and sample letters, please go to www.cacities.org/billsearch and plug in the bill number into the search box.
 
The League’s full 2015 Hot and Priority Bill list is available online.

A full listing of Senate and Assembly hearings is available online. Hearing times are subject to change. Bill language and any available position letters on legislation can be found through the bill search function on the League’s website.
 
Monday, June 29
 
Senate Appropriations, 10 a.m., State Capitol, Room 4203
  • HOT AB 448 (Brown) Local government finance: property tax revenue allocations: vehicle license fee adjustments. League position: Support.
  • AB 1262 (Wood) Telecommunications: universal service: California Advanced Services fund. League position: Support. 
Tuesday, June 30
 
Senate Elections and Constitutional Amendments, 1:30 p.m., State Capitol, Room 3191
  • AB 254 (Hernandez) Election dates. League position: Oppose Unless Amended. 
Senate Judiciary, 1:30 p.m., State Capitol, Room 112
  • AB 1347 (Chiu) Public contracts: claims. League position: Oppose. 
Senate Public Safety, 9:30 a.m., State Capitol, Room 4203
  • AB 1056 (Atkins) Second Chance program. League position: Support. 
Senate Transportation and Housing, 1:30 p.m., State Capitol, Room 4203
  • AB 90 (Chau) Second Chance program. League position: Support.
  • HOT AB 744 (Chau) Planning and zoning: density bonus. League position: Oppose.
  • AB 870 (Cooley) Homelessness: rapid rehousing. League position: Support. 
Wednesday, July 1
 
Assembly Elections and Redistricting, 9 a.m., State Capitol, Room 444
  • HOT SB 493 (Cannella) Elections in cities: by or from districts. League position: Support. 
Assembly Local Government, 1:30 p.m., State Capitol, Room 447
  • SB 485 (Hernandez) County of Los Angeles: sanitation districts. League position: Support.
  • SB 533 (Pan) Cities and counties: sales and use tax agreements. League position: Support. 
Senate Governance and Finance, 9:30 a.m., State Capitol, Room 112
  • HOT AB 35 (Chiu) Income taxes: credits: low-income housing: allocation increases. League position: Support.
  • HOT AB 36 (Campos) Local Government: federal surplus property. League position: Oppose.
  • AB 88 (Gomez) Sales and use taxes: exemption: energy or water efficient homes. League position: Oppose Unless Amended.
  • AB 428 (Nazarian) Income tax credits: seismic retrofits. League position: Support.
  • HOT AB 718 (Chu) Local government: powers. League position: Oppose.
  • AB 1403 (Maienschein) Housing: joint powers agreement. League position: Support.


 
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