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Housing and Wildfires Top League Priorities in Final Weeks of Legislative Session

August 6, 2018

The Legislature reconvenes today from its summer recess and lawmakers must finish debating and passing all bills by Aug. 31.

 
The League is focused on priority legislation for cities, ranging from housing to addressing the impacts of wildfires in communities. Cities are encouraged to remain engaged as the Legislature enters its final round of debate on all legislation.
 
Below is a list of bills for which the League has adopted a position. Cities are encouraged to take action on legislation. To access each bill, the League’s position letter and sample letters, visit www.cacities.org/billsearch and plug the bill number into the search function.

Housing, Community & Economic Development
  • SB 828 (Wiener) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • SB 946 (Lara) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • SB 1333 (Wieckowski) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • AB 1771 (Bloom) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • AB 2161 (Chiu) — Support
  • AB 2890 (Ting) — Oppose
  • HOT AB 2913 (Wood) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • AB 2923 (Chiu) — Oppose
  • HOT AB 3162 (Friedman) — Support  
Environmental Quality
  • Wildfire Liability — League Position: Maintain inverse condemnation liability standard
    • SB 819 (Hill) — Support
    • SB 1088 (Dodd) — Support if Amended
  • SB 212 (Jackson) — Support
  • SB 623 (Monning) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • SB 834 (Jackson) & AB 1775 (Muratsuchi) — Support 
  • SB 998 (Dodd) — Oppose
  • HOT AB 3178 (Rubio) — Support
Community Services
  • AB 1772 (Aguiar-Curry) — Support
  • SB 824 (Lara) — Support
  • SB 894 (Dodd) — Support
Governance, Transparency & Labor Relations
  • SB 1186 (Hill) — Oppose
  • SB 1300 (Jackson) — Oppose
  • HOT AB 748 (Ting) — Oppose
  • AB 1749 (Daly) — Oppose Unless Amended
Transportation, Communication & Public Works
  • HOT SB 833 (McGuire) — Support
  • AB 636 (Irwin) — Support
  • AB 939 (Low) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • AB 2249 (Cooley) — Support
  • AB 2681 (Nazarian) — Oppose
Public Safety
  • SB 1421 (Skinner) — Oppose Unless Amended
  • AB 924 (Bonta) — Oppose
  • AB 931 (Weber) — Oppose
  • HOT AB 2495 (Mayes) — Oppose
 
 
 
 


 
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