Legislation Impacting UC

For 2017-2018 - UC Significant Impact

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AB 1 (Frazier)
Appropriates $3M to the UC institutes for transportation studies. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 2 (Obernolte)
Adds the status as a peace officer to the list of actual or perceived characteristics necessary to determine whether a criminal act qualifies as a hate crime. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 5 (Gonzalez)
Creates the Opportunity to Work Act. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 15 (Maienschein )
Requires the State Department of Health Care Services to increase Denti-Cal provider reimbursement rates for the 15 most common prevention, treatment, and oral evaluation services to the regional average commercial rates. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Support in Concept  (03/28/17)
  • Neutral  (05/01/17)
 

AB 17 (Holden)
Creates the Transit Pass Pilot Program to provide free or reduced-fare transit passes to low-income middle/high school, college, and university students by supporting new, or expanding existing, transit pass programs. (UC Named)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Stricken from file.

  • Pending
 

AB 21 (Kalra)
Requests UC to refrain from disclosing personal information on students, faculty, and staff, except under specified circumstances, and to advise and notify regarding an immigration officer on campus to execute a federal immigration order/detainment and comply with a request for such officer to access nonpublic areas of the campus with a judicial warrant, and adopt/implement a policy limiting assistance with immigration enforcement.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 488, Statutes of 2017.

 

AB 29 (Nazarian)
Requires pharmacy benefit managers to disclose certain information to purchasers, including the aggregate amount of rebates, retrospective utilization discounts, and other income from pharmaceutical manufacturers or labelers in connection with drug benefits related to purchasers. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

AB 34 (Nazarian )
Establishes the Children's Savings Account Program for the purposes of expanding access to higher education through savings. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 41 (Chiu)
Requires law enforcement agencies to report information regarding rape kit evidence, within 120 days of the collection of the kit, to the Department of Justice through a database established by the department.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 694, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 52 (Cooper)
Requires public employers to provide all employees an orientation and also requires these public employers to permit the exclusive representative, if applicable, to participate. (AB 2835 '16) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 80 (Arambula )
Authorizes CSU Fresno to award the degree of Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in agricultural education and requires the degree to be distinguished from doctoral degree programs at UC. (AB 209) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 93 (Medina)
Places new requirements on supervisors of trainees, associates, and applicants for licensure as marriage and family therapists, clinical social workers, and clinical counselors and places new requirements on trainees, associates, and applicants for licensure who are under supervision.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Not Taking A Position  (03/29/17)
 

AB 95 (Jones-Sawyer )
Requires CSU to establish a Baccalaureate Degree Pilot Program with the goal of creating a model of articulation and coordination among K-12 schools, community colleges, and campuses of the CSU that would allow students to earn a baccalaureate degree for a total cost not exceeding $10,000, including the cost of textbooks. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 96 (Ting)
Budget Act of 2017 (SB 72)
Staff: Kieran Flaherty

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 114 (Budget Cmte)
Extends the Umbilical Cord Blood Collection Program until 1/1/23 and extends the California Health Benefits Review Program (CHBRP) until 1/1/21. (UC Sponsor)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 38, Statutes of 2017.

  • Sponsor
 

AB 148 (Mathis)
Expands eligibility for the California Physician Corps Program in rural areas by including clinics that have at least 30% for rural areas and 50% for non-rural areas.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Held under submission.

  • Watch  (03/02/17)
  • Neutral  (03/29/17)
 

AB 151 (Burke)
Requires the Air Resources Board to report to the Legislature on the need for increased education, career technical education, job training, and workforce development in ensuring that statewide greenhouse gas emissions are reduced to at least 40 percent below the 1990 level no later than 12/31/30, and as a result of the scoping plan. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Died on inactive file.

  • Pending
 

AB 157 (Wood)
Relates to the Affordable Care Act.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Hernandez.

  • Neutral  (04/10/17)
  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

AB 180 (Wood)
Requires the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) to report semi-annually regarding the enrollment process for Medi-Cal and Covered California, instead of quarterly.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Hernandez.

  • Neutral  (05/04/17)
  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

AB 205 (Wood)
Implements provisions regarding federal regulations governing Medicaid managed care plans, including requiring plans to enhance contract services payments to designated public hospital systems as specified and annually providing a departmental accounting of the amounts paid/payable to these hospital systems, requiring departmental consultation with these hospital systems and plans to establish a program for the hospital systems to earn performance-based quality incentive payments from the plans based on achieving identified targets for quality of care pursuant to uniform performance measures and parameters, authorizing the hospital systems and their affiliated governmental entities, or other public entities, to voluntarily provide the nonfederal share of the portion of the capitation rates associated with the directed payments and for the quality incentive payments through an intergovernmental transfer; authorizing the department to accept these elective funds and, in its discretion, to deposit the transfer in the Medi-Cal Inpatient Payment Adjustment Fund. Also, authorizes enrollee requests for hearings within 120 days after an order of action, develops time/distance standards for long-term services/supports, and requires compliance with medical loss ratio reporting requirements at 85%. (SB 171)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 738, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 207 (Arambula)
Authorizes CSU Fresno, to award the doctor of medicine degree. Requires the degree to be distinguished from doctor of medicine degree programs at UC. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Oppose  (03/21/17)
  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 209 (Mathis)
Authorizes CSU to award professional doctorate degrees in agricultural education and requires the degree to be distinguished from doctoral degree programs at UC. (AB 80) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 211 (Waldron)
Extends the inoperative/repeal dates for Title 42 federal certification standards compliance for chronic dialysis, surgical, or rehabilitation clinics to 1/1/19, and for intermediate care facilities for individuals with intellectual disabilities to 1/1/20. (SB 534 '13)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

AB 217 (Low)
Establishes the Office of Higher Education Performance and Accountability as the statewide postsecondary education coordination and planning entity. (AB 1837 '16) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Not Taking A Position  (03/28/17)
 

AB 224 (Thurmond)
Extends licensing criteria to dentists administering deep sedation, and makes other changes to anesthesia and sedation requirements under the Dental Practice Act. Also requires the board to contract with a nonprofit research organization to obtain high-quality pediatric sedation and anesthesia-related data.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, first hearing. Testimony taken. Further hearing to be set.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 234 (Steinorth)
Legislative intent: Restore funding for the Assumption Program of Loans for Education to its 2011-12 fiscal year level and require the commission to award 7,200 new warrants for the assumption of loans under the program in the 2017-18 fiscal year. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 240 (Lackey)
Requests UC to establish the California Institute for Aerospace. (AB 2600) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 241 (Dababneh)
Requires state and local agencies to provide 12 months of identity theft protection for anyone affected by a government data breach. (AB 259 '15). (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 251 (Bonta)
Extends sunset for Department of Public Health to adopt regulations relating to the provision of services by a chronic dialysis clinic, a surgical clinic, or a rehabilitation clinic, requires those clinics to comply with prescribed federal certification standards.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Wiener.

  • Neutral  (02/21/17)
  • Cost  (03/29/17)
 

AB 254 (Thurmond)
Establishes the Local Educational Agency Behavioral Health Integration Pilot Program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Held under submission.

  • Pending
 

AB 262 (Bonta)
Enacts the Buy Clean California Act which requires an awarding authority, including UC, to carry out certain duties, including requiring Environmental Product Declarations and bid specifications containing facility-specific global warming potential parameters.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 816, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

AB 263 (Rodriguez)
Requires an employer that provides emergency medical services as part of an emergency medical services system or plan to authorize and permit its employees engaged in prehospital emergency services to take prescribed rest periods and requires the employer to provide these employees with prescribed meal periods.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on RLS. (Ayes 9. Noes 1.) (September 1). Re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Neutral  (03/23/17)
 

AB 276 (Medina)
Requests UC, CSU, CCC and independent institutions of higher education to complete a report that evaluates the current state of cyber security education and training programs offered.
Staff: Karen French

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

AB 334 (Cooper)
Makes changes relating to the conduct of sexual assault examinations and storage of related records, makes provisions applicable to costs incurred by a clinic or sexual assault forensic medical examination, and includes nurse practitioners and physician's assistants as qualified health care professionals
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 336 (Baker)
Spot bill: Makes changes to public postsecondary education. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Died at Desk.

  • Pending
 

AB 370 (Rodriguez)
Requires the Student Aid Commission to calculate a target for Competitive Cal Grant A and B awards, and to estimate a take rate and number of award offers to achieve the target for awards to be paid. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (03/15/17)
 

AB 379 (Gomez)
Establishes the California Kickstart My Future Loan Forgiveness Program. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (04/03/17)
 

AB 387 (Thurmond)
Defines employer related to minimum wage provisions. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Died on inactive file.

 

AB 393 (Quirk-Silva)
Urges UC to freeze tuition/enrollment fees at Fall 2016 levels through the 2019-20 academic year. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

 

AB 405 (Irwin)
Authorizes CCC, in consultation with the CSU and UC, to establish a statewide baccalaureate degree cybersecurity pilot program at not more than 10 community college districts. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 419 (Salas (D))
Appropriate $500,000 to fund a study by one or more UC campuses on life cycle emissions profiles.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

AB 422 (Arambula)
Repeals the sunset and the Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree Pilot Program. Authorizes CSU to establish Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs that offer Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 702, Statutes of 2017.

  • Not Taking A Position  (03/02/17)
 

AB 427 (Muratsuchi)
Establishes the California Aerospace and Aviation Commission.
Staff: Jason Murphy

In Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.

  • Pending
 

AB 447 (Gray)
Contingent on federal financial participation and approvals, adds continuous glucose monitors and related supplies to the Medi-Cal schedule of benefits for treatment of type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus when medically necessary, subject to utilization controls.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Stricken from file.

  • Watch  (03/21/17)
 

AB 451 (Arambula)
Specifies that a psychiatric unit within a general acute hospital or an acute psychiatric hospital, regardless of whether it maintains an emergency department, is required to provide emergency care and services to relieve or eliminate a psychiatric emergency medical condition if the hospital has appropriate facilities and qualified personnel. Prohibits these hospitals, as a condition to accepting a patient transfer from another facility, from requiring that a patient be in custody as a result of a mental health disorder causing him/her to be a danger to others or himself/herself, or is gravely disabled.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Held under submission.

  • Watch  (03/22/17)
 

AB 453 (Limon)
Encourages UC, and requires CSU and CCC, to designate as a "hunger free campus" each of its campuses that meet specified criteria and provide a funding incentive to those campuses.
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Com. on ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 456 (Thurmond)
Authorizes postgraduate hours of experience to be credited toward licensure so long as the person applies for registration as an associate clinical social worker within 90 days of the granting of the qualifying master's degree or doctoral degree and is granted registration by the board.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 461 (Muratsuchi (D))
Adds the Revised Pay As You Earn Repayment Plan (REPAYE) and Pay As You Earn Repayment Plan (PAYE) federal loan forgiveness programs to the statute that exempts forgiven amounts of certain federal student loans from state income tax.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 525, Statutes of 2017.

 

AB 463 (Salas)
Requires an Assumption Program of Loans for Education participant to demonstrate financial need, remove references to the API, and revise the information that the Superintendent is required to furnish to the commission annually. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 473 (Waldron)
Requires the UC Criminal Justice and Health Consortium to administer a 4-year statewide pilot project in 6 counties to assist counties in creating cost-effective programming for the large population of mentally ill adults in county jail systems who have co-occurring substance use disorders.(Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 477 (Ridley-Thomas)
Establishes the Behavioral Health Stakeholder Advisory Panel. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (03/20/17)
 

AB 488 (Kiley)
Establishes the Mental Health Services Fund Transparency and Accountability Office within the California Health and Human Services Agency. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (03/20/17)
 

AB 503 (Lackey (R_)
Creates a process that allows indigent individuals with outstanding parking citations to repay their fines and penalties while preserving their ability to register and drive their vehicles.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 741, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 505 (Caballero)
Prohibits the Medical Board of California from entering into any stipulation for disciplinary action, including placing a licensee on probation, if the operative accusation includes specified acts.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Hearing postponed by committee.

  • Not Taking A Position  (06/08/17)
 

AB 517 (Harper)
Prohibits a state agency, department, board, or commission, from prohibiting or denying travel to states on the basis of political beliefs. (UC Named) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 518 (Harper (R))
Exempts travel that is required to attend or to participate in an academic conference or competition, or an athletic event, and travel that is required to further recruitment of a prospective student athlete, from existing travel discrimination laws. (UC Named) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 530 (Cooper (D))
Expands the jurisdiction of PERB to include resolving disputes and statutory duties and rights of persons who are peace officers.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Stricken from file.

  • Pending
 

AB 562 (Muratsuchi)
Prohibits any person, with intent to deceive or defraud, from obstructing the State Auditor in performing official duties relating to an audit required by statute or requested by the Joint Legislative Audit Committee.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 406, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

AB 587 (Chiu (D))
Requires the Department of General Services to convene the California Pharmaceutical Collaborative to address the rising cost of pharmaceuticals. (UC Representative)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

AB 589 (Bigelow (R))
Requires any diverter who completed an instructional course regarding the devices or measurement method administered by the UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE) to be considered a qualified individual when installing and maintaining devices or implementing methods of measurement that were taught in the course for diversion, and requires UCCE and the Water Resources Control Board to develop the course curriculum and proficiency test.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 471, Statutes of 2017.

 

AB 612 (Rubio)
Requires the State Department of Health Care Services to develop and implement an electronic reporting and tracking system for newborns and infants tested for hearing loss and requires general acute care hospitals to maintain a newborn and infant data management system.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Cost  (03/29/17)
 

AB 613 (Nazarian)
Authorizes a person with specified qualifications to perform a total protein test using a digital refractometer in a licensed plasma collection facility in this state if specified circumstances are met, including that the person meets certain education and training requirements.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Newman.

  • Pending
 

AB 615 (Cooper)
Requires the State Air Resources Board to work and contract with UC or CSU to prepare and submit to the Legislature a report on the impact of the Clean Vehicle Rebate Project on the state 's zero-emission vehicle market.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 631, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 753 (Caballero)
Implements specified initiatives designed to significantly improve access to dental services for adults and children on Medi-Cal consistent with the California Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (03/29/17)
 

AB 766 (Friedman)
Establishes, as an additional AFDC-FC eligible placement for specified minor dependents enrolled in a postsecondary educational institution, a dormitory or other designated housing of the institution in which the minor dependent is living independently.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 710, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 771 (Quirk)
Authorizes Department of Forestry and Fire Protection to contract with UC to develop a Website containing public information on prescribed burns and to develop a uniform prescribed burn template for forest landowners. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 795 (Gipson)
Enacts the Free Tax Filing and Reporting Act of 2017, which includes the provision of grants, upon legislative appropriation, to colleges and universities for enhanced training of student VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) volunteers. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 827 (Rubio (D))
Enacts the California Opportunity Act of 2017. (UC Appointee)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Held under submission.

  • Pending
 

AB 830 (Kalra (D))
Eliminates the high school exit examination as a condition of receiving a diploma or graduation from high school.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 641, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

AB 847 (Bocanegra)
Requests the academic senate of UC, and requires the academic senates of CSU/CCC, to post membership rosters on their Websites and make demographic data available to the public upon request.
Staff: Karen French

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Watch  (07/13/17)
 

AB 848 (McCarty)
Prohibits UC and CSU from contracting for services when the contract would displace career, permanent, or limited-term employees.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 844, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
  • Concern  (04/06/17)
 

AB 856 (Levine)
Requests UC, and requires CSU and CCC, to consider candidates from underrepresented socioeconomic backgrounds among existing campus staff when filling faculty or athletic coaching positions. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 885 (Rubio)
Requires a community water system to test annually for the presence of lead at each water outlet used for drinking or cooking at public elementary and secondary schools, and public preschools and day care facilities located on public school property constructed before January 1, 1994, within the boundaries of the community water system. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 887 (Cooper)
Specifies that a public safety officer under investigation is required to be informed of the time, date, and location of any incident at issue, the internal affairs case number, if any, and the title of any policies, rules, and procedures alleged to have been violated with a brief factual summary of any complaint.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Mendoza.

  • Pending
 

AB 893 (Garcia)
Authorizes local public health agencies and others to send data to the office regarding the number of graduate medical education slots necessary to meet the current and future physician and surgeon needs of the County of Imperial and similar medically underserved counties from local public health or health planning agencies, entities engaged in the provision of health care services in those areas, and professional and educational associations.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Hearing postponed by committee.

  • New Bill  (05/02/17)
  • Support in Concept  (05/04/17)
 

AB 904 (Gallagher)
Legislative intent: Enact legislation that would address high prescription drug costs. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Died at Desk.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 917 (Arambula )
Requires CCC and CSU and encourages UC to adopt a policy on student suicide prevention. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (04/20/17)
 

AB 921 (Cervantes)
Establishes the California Kickstart My Future Loan Forgiveness Program to provide student loan forgiveness awards for the purpose of alleviating the burden of federal student loan debt for recent graduates meeting specified requirements
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 931 (McCarty)
Requires the California Suicide Prevention Act to include community college, 4-year college, and university undergraduate and graduate students as target populations.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Neutral  (04/05/17)
 

AB 936 (Chavez)
Spot bill: Makes changes to the Education Code relating to postsecondary education. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Died at Desk.

  • Pending
 

AB 951 (Cervantes)
Appropriates an unspecified sum of moneys from the General Fund to UC each fiscal year, commencing with the 2018-19 fiscal year, for the creation, construction, and establishment of the UC Riverside School of Law. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 960 (Brough)
Exempts from sales and use tax the gross receipts from the sale textbooks purchased by a student from an institution of higher education, as defined or sold by a person whose primary purpose is to provide textbooks to students attending institutions of higher education, for use as a learning resource in any course. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1002 (Cooley)
Expands the purview of the UC Cannabis Research Program and requires the UC president to appoint a Scientific Advisory Council.
Staff: Jason Murphy

In committee: Held under submission.

  • Pending
 

AB 1003 (Bloom)
Establishes the California Community Health Fund. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1008 (McCarty (D))
Prohibits employers with five or more employees from including on job applications questions seeking disclosure of an applicant's conviction history, and from inquiring into or considering that history until the applicant receives a conditional offer.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 789, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 1020 (Holden)
Requires that a lender, before entering into a loan agreement for purposes of financing the costs of a student's postsecondary education, disclose the student's options for financing his or her postsecondary education, the student's repayment options, and any other information relevant to the proposed loan agreement that is reasonably requested by the student. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1037 (Limon)
Establishes the Cal Grant B Service Incentive Grant Program. (Two year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Com. on ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 1038 (Bonta)
Establishes the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Postsecondary Education. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1039 (Quirk-Silva (D))
Exempts from the Public Records Act the name or other means of identifying a peace officer in connection to information collected pursuant to the Racial and Identity Profiling Act. AB 953 '15 (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1076 (Medina (D))
Requires the LAO, in consultation with UC, CSU, and CCC, to conduct a study on implementation of existing law that requests CCC, requires CSU, and requires UC subject to resolution to give housing priority, or housing at no extra cost during academic/campus breaks, or both, to current/former foster/homeless youth, and to report the study to the Legislature. (AB 1393 '09) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1080 (Gonzalez)
Requires a 5% state agency bid preference for awarding specified contracts to bidders/subcontractors that provided credible employee health care coverage during the 12-month period immediately preceding bid submission.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Monning.

  • Pending
 

AB 1092 (Cooley)
Restores Medi-Cal coverage of one pair of eyeglasses provided every 2 years to an individual aged 21 or older, to the extent federal financial participation is available, any necessary federal approvals are obtained, and funds are appropriated by the Legislature for its purposes.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In committee: Hearing postponed by committee.

  • Pending
 

AB 1107 (Nazarian)
Enacts the Oncology Clinical Pathway Act of 2017. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1136 (Eggman)
Requires the State Department of Public Health to develop and submit a proposal to solicit a grant under the federal 21st Century Cures Act to develop a real-time, Internet-based database to collect, aggregate, and display information about beds in inpatient psychiatric facilities, crisis stabilization units, residential community mental health facilities, and residential substance use disorder treatment facilities.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Neutral  (03/21/17)
 

AB 1153 (Low)
Authorizes podiatrists to perform any procedure directly related to ankle and tendon surgery in facilities that grant theses privileges, i.e. acute care hospitals and surgical clinics, and to treat ulcers resulting from local and systemic etiologies on the leg no further proximal than the tibial tubercle.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 793, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 1166 (Burke)
Changes the maximum Cal Grant awards for students attending private nonprofit postsecondary educational institutions. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (04/03/17)
 

AB 1174 (Harper)
Prohibits requiring an employee, as a condition of obtaining or continuing employment, to contribute financial support to a labor organization or to financially support a charity or other organization sponsored by a labor organization. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Without further action pursuant to Joint Rule 62(a).

  • Pending
 

AB 1175 (Ting)
Enacts the Every Kid Counts Act to provide for a one-time deposit by the state to each account opened under the Golden State Scholarshare Trust Act. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1177 (Gray)
Spot bill: Relates to universal health care coverage. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Died at Desk.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1199 (Nazarian)
Requires Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) to develop/implement training for law enforcement, including UC police, on encounters with dogs. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (04/18/17)
 

AB 1204 (Mayes)
Authorizes licensed physicians to prescribe a one-month supply of a life-saving medication to patients to be stored for their use in case of a natural disaster or other emergency. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1215 (Ridley-Thomas)
Requests UC to establish the Cal-BRAIN program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Watch  (08/29/17)
 

AB 1217 (Bocanegra)
Establishes a state school in a county populated at above 3.5M to provide STEM instruction to historically underrepresented pupils in grades 6-12, and with a governance structure that includes a UC campus representative.
Staff: Karen French

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Portantino.

  • Pending
 

AB 1240 (Fong)
Spot bill: Relates to Essential Health Benefits. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Died at Desk.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1250 (Jones-Sawyer)
Allows counties to contract for personal services currently or customarily performed by employees, except for contracts that provide health services to the county health/hospital system.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

AB 1306 (Obernolte)
Creates the California Cybersecurity Integration Center (Cal-CSIC). (UC Named)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Stricken from file.

  • Pending
 

AB 1307 (Gomez)
Makes changes to public postsecondary education exemption from nonresident tuition. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Died at Desk.

  • Pending
 

AB 1312 (Gonzalez)
Requires law enforcement notification of sexual assault victims? rights to request a same/opposite sex person to be present during interviews and issuance of a victims? rights card. Prohibits law enforcement from discouraging victims from a medical evidentiary/physical exam, and from disposing of rape kit or other crime scene evidence from unsolved cases before at least 20 years or before a victim's 40th birthday.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 692, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

AB 1313 (Choi)
Legislative intent: Enact statutory changes to the Education Code relating to postsecondary education. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Died at Desk.

  • Pending
 

AB 1353 (Waldron)
Requires health plan/insurer prescription drug continuity. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1356 (Eggman (D))
Imposes an additional 1% tax on income over $1M, and deposits the revenues into the Higher Education Assistance Fund for financial assistance for specified UC, CSU and CCC students. (ACA 13) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1364 (McCarty )
Enacts the Higher Education Funding Formula. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1368 (Calderon)
Authorizes a physician to designate a physician assistant or nurse practitioner to sign any authorization form required by the State Department of Health Care Services for benefits and services under the Medi-Cal program, provided that the physician and the designated physician assistant or nurse practitioner are each enrolled as a Medi-Cal provider.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Skinner.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1384 (Weber)
Makes legislative findings and recognizes the Trauma Recovery Center (TRC) at SFGH-UCSF as the State Pilot TRC, and requires use of the evidence-informed Integrated Trauma Recovery Services model developed by the State Pilot TRC when it provides grants to TRCs. (SB 518 '15, SB 1404 '16)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 587, Statutes of 2017.

 

AB 1406 (Gloria)
Establishes the Homeless Youth Advocacy and Housing Program. (UC Named)
Staff: Karen French

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

AB 1410 (Wood)
Renames the Emergency Medical Air Transportation Act Fund as the Emergency Medical Air Transportation and Children' s Coverage Fund and authorizes the use money from the fund to fund children' s health care coverage.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 718, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 1435 (Gonzalez)
Establishes the College Athlete Protection Act.
Staff: Karen French

In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

 

AB 1457 (Allen )
Authorizes a three-year suspension from bidding on or being awarded a public works/services contract for persons certified by the President of the U.S. Senate or Speaker of the House of Representatives under specified federal law as having failed to give testimony, produce papers, or answer pertinent questions when summoned as a witness by the authority of the U.S. Congress. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1466 (Patterson)
Spot bill: Relates to patient records. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Died at Desk.

  • Watch  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1479 (Bonta )
Requires a public agency designee to act as the custodian of records to respond to Public Records Act requests and public inquiries about agency decisions to deny records requests.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Stricken from file.

  • Pending
 

AB 1510 (Dababneh)
Enacts the Athletic Training Practice Act which would provide for the licensure and regulation of athletic trainers. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1533 (O'Donnell)
Extends the College Promise Partnership Act indefinitely.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 762, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 1560 (Friedman )
Prohibits a physician and surgeon from supervising more than 18 nurse practitioners, certified-nurse midwives, and physician assistants at any one time.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator Hill.

  • Watch  (05/04/17)
 

AB 1603 (Ridley-Thomas)
Revises the definition of "public employee" for the purpose of the Meyers-Milias-Brown Ac to also include persons jointly employed by a public agency and any other employer at specified clinics and hospitals.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file at the request of Senator McGuire.

  • Pending
 

AB 1622 (Low)
Requires the CCC and CSU and requests UC to designate campus dream resource liaisons. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

 

AB 1628 (Grayson )
Legislative intent: Enact legislation that would prohibit the use of independent contractors on public works projects. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Died at Desk.

  • Pending
 

AB 1635 (Quirk-Silva)
Requires state agencies to establish an annual goal that at least 25% of procurement activities include a small business participant, and report statistics regarding small business participation in the agency's procurement activities. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

AB 1643 (Bonta)
Creates the Health Care for All Commission to investigate and make recommendations on improving health care access and affordability for all Californians. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From committee: Filed with the Chief Clerk pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (04/05/17)
 

AB 1655 (Grayson)
Expresses the intent of the Legislature to ensure that the Legislature has accurate information upon which to base funding decisions relating to UC. Requires that the amounts included UC reports to the Legislature be based on publicly available information. Requires that the costs reported be differentiated by student academic levels and disciplines.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 802, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

AB 1674 (Grayson)
Requests UC and its academic senate to ensure that implementation of the admissions policy on nonresident undergraduates include guidance ensuring that academic qualifications for admitted nonresident undergraduates generally exceeds that of resident undergraduates.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 803, Statutes of 2017.

 

AB 1756 (Brough)
Repeals the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. Eliminates $70M for transportation research at UC and CSU.
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Com. on TRANS.

  • Pending
 

AB 1767 (Cervantes)
Establishes the California Kickstart My Future Loan Forgiveness Program.
Staff: Karen French

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 9. Noes 3.) (March 13). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

  • Pending
 

AB 1790 (Salas )
Requires general acute care hospitals and primary health clinics to develop, adopt, and implement policies, procedures, and training to prevent, diagnose and treat Coccidioidomycosis infections (Valley Fever).
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on B. & P.

  • Pending
 

AB 1791 (Waldron)
Requires Medical Board of California, in determining continuing education requirements, to consider including a course in integrating HIV/AIDS pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) medication maintenance and counseling in primary care settings.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on B. & P.

  • Pending
 

AB 1795 (Gipson)
Authorizes a local emergency medical services agency to submit a plan to transport specified patients to a community care facility in lieu of transportation to a general acute care hospital.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 1801 (Nazarian)
Authorizes a local emergency medical services agency to submit a plan to transport specified patients to a community care facility in lieu of transportation to a general acute care hospital.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 1803 (Choi )
Requires public or private institutions of higher education that offers baccalaureate degree programs provide career placement and job search services to students.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 13. Noes 0.) (March 13). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

  • Pending
 

AB 1806 (Ting )
Budget Act of 2018. (SB 839)
Staff: Seija Virtanen

Referred to Com. on BUDGET.

  • Pending
 

AB 1858 (Calderon )
Requires UC, CSU, CCC and independent institution of higher education to use the Financial Aid Shopping Sheet or a successor document identified by the Student Aid Commission to inform students or potential students about financial aid award packages.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 13. Noes 0.) (March 13). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

  • Pending
 

AB 1867 (Gomez Reyes)
Requires an employer with 50 or more employees to maintain records of employee complaints of sexual harassment for 10 years from the date of filing.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee February 12.

  • Pending
 

AB 1887 (Medina)
Authorizes any student attending any CCC, CSU or UC campus who is exempt from paying nonresident tuition to serve on any board or commission.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Read second time and amended.

  • Pending
 

AB 1894 (Weber)
Requires an approved on-campus qualifying food facility that participates in the RMP pursuant to the bill to meet all of the requirements for participation in that program.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on HUM. S. (Ayes 13. Noes 0.) (March 13). Re-referred to Com. on HUM. S.

  • Pending
 

AB 1895 (Calderon)
Requires a CSU or UC campus participating in the DREAM Loan Program to adopt procedures for a borrower to select an income-based repayment plan for the repayment of a DREAM loan.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Read second time and amended.

  • Pending
 

AB 1896 (Cervantes)
Includes within the definition of "sexual assault counselor" for these purposes a person who is engaged in a program on the campus of a public institution of higher education, with the same primary purpose of rendering advice or assistance to victims of sexual assault and the same qualifications.
Staff: Jason Murphy

01/23/18 From printer. May be heard in committee February 22. 01/22/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 1936 (Low)
Establishes the Office of Higher Education Performance and Accountability. (AB 217 '17, AB 1837 '16)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 12. Noes 0.) (March 13). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

  • Pending
 

AB 1951 (O'Donnell )
Enacts the Pathways to College Act which approves a nationally recognized high school alternative assessment in lieu of the consortium summative assessment in English language arts and mathematics for grade 11.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

04/04/18 Re-referred to Com. on ED. 04/03/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on ED. Read second time and amended. 02/08/18 Referred to Com. on ED. 01/30/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 1. 01/29/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 1952 (Mayes)
Requires a plan to end hunger developed by the State Department of Social Services, the State Department of Public Health, the State Department of Education, and the Department of Food and Agriculture include a request to UC, and direct CSU and CCC to develop systems that allow EBT cards to be used on their respective campuses.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on HUM. S. and AGRI.

  • Pending
 

AB 1961 (Choi)
Requires higher education institutions receiving state funds for student financial assistance to, as a condition of receipt of the funds, separately list the cost of university operated housing and meal plans on all Websites and documents it provides to students for purposes of advertising or displaying the student costs associated with university operated housing; and prohibits each of these institutions from requiring a student to have a campus meal plan in order to live in university operated housing.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Read second time and amended.

  • Pending
 

AB 1967 (Patterson)
Requires each state entity that makes a budget request for the construction or retrofit of a state-owned building or campus of buildings to make that building or campus zero net energy. (UC Named)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on A. & A.R. and NAT. RES.

  • Pending
 

AB 1972 (Choi)
Authorizes an individual to enter into income share agreements with any person for payments to or on behalf of that individual for costs associated with a postsecondary training program or any other program designed to increase the individual's human capital, employability, or earning potential in exchange for agreeing to pay to the holder of the income share agreement.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Coms. on B. & F. and REV. & TAX.

  • Pending
 

AB 1976 (Limon)
Relates to lactation accommodations in employment.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 6. Noes 0.) (March 14). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.

  • Pending
 

AB 1978 (Chavez)
Spot bill: Make changes to the Cal Grant Program.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 3.

  • Pending
 

AB 2017 (Chiu)
Prohibits a public employer from deterring or discouraging prospective public employees from becoming or remaining members of an employee organization.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on P.E., R., & S.S.

  • Pending
 

AB 2029 (Garcia)
Requires federally qualified health centers or rural health clinics to apply for a rate adjustment for using a certified electronic health record system as a change in the scope of services, and to participate in the 340B Drug Pricing Program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

05/16/18 In committee: Set, first hearing. Referred to APPR. suspense file. 05/02/18 Re-referred to Com. on APPR. 05/01/18 Read second time and amended. 04/30/18 From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. with recommendation: To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 15. Noes 0.) (April 24). 04/17/18 In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author. 04/12/18 Re-referred to Com. on HEALTH. 04/11/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 02/12/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/06/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 8. 02/05/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2041 (Caballero)
Urges UC to require the Office of the Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) to adopt and implement a diversity pledge and implement a hiring strategy that requires that candidates from underrepresented groups be given full consideration.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2070 (Reyes)
Requires CCC, CSU, UC and independent postsecondary institutions' outreach programs to include informing students about specified topics relating to domestic and dating violence.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 10.

  • Pending
 

AB 2081 (Melendez)
Establishes the Campus Free Speech Act. (ACA 14)
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Coms. on HIGHER ED. and JUD.

  • Pending
 

AB 2088 (Santiago)
Requires a health care provider to allow a patient, regardless of age, who inspects records to provide to the health care provider a written addendum with respect to any item or statement in his or her records that the patient believes to be incomplete or incorrect.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2091 (Grayson)
Establishes the Prescribed Burning Board in the Department of Forestry and Fire Protection; UC Appointment.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on NAT. RES.

  • Pending
 

AB 2098 (McCarty)
Spot bill: Makes changes to the Donahoe Higher Education Act.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on ED. Read second time and amended.

  • Pending
 

AB 2101 (Acosta)
Establishes a pilot program to train and place volunteers to provide care to elderly persons who have a cognitive impairment, and provides stipends and educational awards to volunteers.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/22/18 Re-referred to Com. on AGING & L.T.C. 03/21/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on AGING & L.T.C. Read second time and amended. 03/19/18 Referred to Com. on AGING & L.T.C. 02/09/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 11. 02/08/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2143 (Caballero )
Adds physician assistants who specialize in mental health services and psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioners to those licensed mental health service providers eligible for grants under the Licensed Mental Health Service Provider Education Program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Coms. on B. & P. and HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2166 (Caballero)
Requires the Department of Food and Agriculture to encourage CCC, CSU, UC, and state and county fairgrounds to establish and maintain smart farms on the respective campuses or fairgrounds to provide regional agricultural businesses the opportunity show up-to-date agricultural technology in real world practice.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on AGRI.

  • Pending
 

AB 2167 (Chau)
Spot bill: Enact legislation relating to the use of technology that provides an electronic alert when a patient has ingested a prescription pill, also known as a "digital pill," to ensure that medical privacy protections are safeguarded.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

From printer. May be heard in committee March 15.

  • Pending
 

AB 2190 (Reyes )
Requires the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development to provide a 30-day notice to a hospital at risk of collapse or loss of life in the event of seismic activity prior to revoking an additional extension and to provide the hospital with the opportunity to provide evidence and information to challenge the revocation.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2192 (Stone)
Expands the scope of the California Taxpayer Access to Publicly Funded Research Act to include research grants provided in whole or in part by any state agency within the executive branch.
Staff: Jason Murphy

04/03/18 Re-referred to Com. on A. & A.R. 04/02/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on A. & A.R. Read second time and amended. 03/19/18 Re-referred to Com. on A. & A.R. 03/15/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on A. & A.R. Read second time and amended. 03/15/18 Referred to Com. on A. & A.R. 02/13/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 15. 02/12/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2193 (Maienschein)
Makes it the duty of licensed health care practitioners who treat or attend the mother or child, or both, to screen the mother for maternal mental health conditions at least once during pregnancy and once during the postpartum period and to report the findings of the screening to the mother's primary care physician.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2202 (Gray)
Appropriates an unspecified GF sum of moneys to UC for the creation, construction, and establishment of the UC Merced School of Medicine.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2203 (Gray)
Requires that the basic Medi-Cal rate for primary care services provided by a primary care service provider be not less than 100% of the payment rate that applies to those services as established by the Medicare Program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2220 ( Bonta)
Requires all intercollegiate athletic programs at UC, CSU, private postsecondary educational institutions, independent institutions of higher education that provide athletic scholarships for student athletes to comply with the Student Athlete Bill of Rights.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Coms. on A.,E.,S.,T., & I.M. and HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2239 (Garcia)
Encourages the governing board of a school district to support schools of the school district in submitting any foreign language course that is specifically designed for native speakers of that language to UC for certification and addition to the school's "A-G" course list.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2248 (McCarty)
Defines "full time" for purposes of determining Cal Grant eligibility to mean 15 or more semester units, or 30 or more units in an academic year, or the equivalent.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

 

AB 2306 (Santiago)
Increases applicable maximum for total Cal Grant awards to a community college applicant to the award level for a 6-year period of full-time attendance, provides that this 6-year period of Cal Grant eligibility shall carry over to any 4-year qualifying institution if the applicant transfers from a community college to a 4-year qualifying institution, but shall not exceed the 6-year maximum in total.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Neutral  (03/27/18)
 

AB 2361 (Weber )
Relates to UC service work performed by contractors, requires contractors agree to provide to UC and the office of the State Controller with specified information, requires UC to provide to the office of the State Controller specified information regarding service work performed pursuant to an outsource contract during the prior calendar year.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on HIGHER ED. and A. & A.R.

  • Pending
 

AB 2374 (Kiley )
Spot bill: Enact legislation relating to postsecondary education in this state.
Staff: Karen French

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HIGHER ED. Read second time and amended.

 

AB 2377 (Irwin)
Establishes a technical assistance grant program to provide funds to technical assistance providers, to provide assistance to Healthy Soils Program, alternative manure management practices programs, and State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on AGRI. and NAT. RES.

  • Pending
 

AB 2385 (Cunningham)
Spot bill: Relates to public postsecondary education textbooks.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HIGHER ED. Read second time and amended.

  • Pending
 

AB 2389 (Harper)
Exempts travel that is required to attend or to participate in a collegiate academic conference or competition, or a collegiate athletic event, and travel that is required to further recruitment of a prospective collegiate student athlete, from the existing travel ban.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Coauthors revised.

  • Pending
 

AB 2391 (Harper)
Requires CCC and CSU, and requests UC to include on the back of the student identification cards the telephone number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the Crisis Text Line, and the campus police or security telephone number or, if the campus does not have a campus police or security telephone number, the local nonemergency telephone number.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2470 (Grayson)
Establishes the Invasive Species Council of California, appropriates from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund $2M to UC for invasive species research and outreach that reduces greenhouse gas emissions and is coordinated with the council and recommended by the committee.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on AGRI. and NAT. RES.

  • Pending
 

AB 2477 (Rubio)
Requires CCC and CSU and requests UC to designate a Dream Resource Liaison on each of their respective campuses. (AB 2009 '16, AB 1622 '17)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

 

AB 2479 (Voepel )
Requires UCLA and CSUS to establish a pilot program to waive the tuition for participating students who enter into an income share agreement with the university.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Re-referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 2502 (Wood )
Legislative intent: Establish a system to collect information regarding the cost of health care.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/15/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 17. 02/14/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2517 (Wood )
Establishes the Advisory Panel on Health Care Delivery Systems and Universal Coverage.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

05/01/18 Re-referred to Com. on APPR. 04/30/18 Read second time and amended. 04/26/18 From committee: Amend, and do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 12. Noes 3.) (April 24). 04/17/18 In committee: Hearing postponed by committee. 04/03/18 Re-referred to Com. on HEALTH. 04/02/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 04/02/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/15/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 17. 02/14/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2554 (Bonta)
Specifies that the surviving child or spouse of a firefighter employed by the federal government whose duty assignment involved the performance of firefighting services in CA be eligible for exemption from mandatory systemwide tuition and fees from CCC, CSU and UC.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

03/13/18 Re-referred to Com. on HIGHER ED. 03/12/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HIGHER ED. Read second time and amended. 03/05/18 Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED. 02/16/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 18. 02/15/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Neutral  (03/27/18)
 

AB 2563 (Patterson)
Requires Cal Grant participating institutions to implement a financial aid book advance program that would provide credit at the institution's campus bookstore to students receiving Cal Grant B or Cal Grant C awards for the purchase of books and educational materials before the Cal Grant B or Cal Grant C funds are disbursed to the student.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Watch  (03/27/18)
 

AB 2571 (Gonzalez )
Restricts new, additional, or renewed investments by a public investment fund to comply with a race and gender pay equity policy consistent with requirements established in the bill.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee March 18.

  • Pending
 

AB 2653 (Allen)
Requires a health care service plan contract issued, amended, delivered, or renewed on/after January 1, 2019, that covers outpatient prescription drug benefits for naltrexone or acamprosate to provide coverage for those 2 drugs if prescribed by a licensed health care professional.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/16/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 18. 02/15/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2686 (Jones-Sawyer )
Spot bill: Enact legislation relating to state-authorized student financial aid programs and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 18.

  • Pending
 

AB 2722 (Medina )
Provides that the California Military Department GI Bill Award could be used to obtain one baccalaureate, graduate, or doctoral degree if the person agrees to serve 2 years in the California National Guard or the California State Military Reserve.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Coms. on HIGHER ED. and V.A.

  • Pending
 

AB 2747 (Holden)
Spot bill: Enact legislation to protect the right of all college athletes to study, work, and participate in athletics.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

AB 2771 (Eggman)
Spot bill: Enact the Higher Education Facilities Bond Act of 2018 to assist in meeting the capital outlay financing needs of UC and CSU. (SB 1225, SB 483 '17, SB 271 '09, SB 69 '05, AB 2999 '06, SB 1164 '06, ABX5 10 '03)
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

AB 2789 (Wood)
Requires health care practitioners authorized to issue prescriptions to have the capability to transmit electronic data transmission prescriptions.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

04/04/18 Re-referred to Com. on B. & P. 04/03/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on B. & P. Read second time and amended. 03/08/18 Referred to Com. on B. & P. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2804 (Waldron)
Creates one-year and five-year plans to expand the substance use disorder treatment workforce to aid in the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse, set out one-year goals for school districts, CSU, UC, CCC, and Department of Health Care Services.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

AB 2813 (Irwin)
Establishes in statute the California Cybersecurity Integration Center within the Office of Emergency Services; UC Appointment.
Staff: Jason Murphy

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on P. & C.P. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Coms. on P. & C.P. and G.O. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2836 (Gloria )
Spot bill: Enact legislation that would promote the state's existing repatriation policy to encourage disclosure and return of Indian remains and cultural items to appropriate Indian tribes.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

AB 2874 (Thurmond)
Requires a 180-day notice before hospitals or health facilities reduce, eliminate services of, or close facilities, and to notify the Attorney General before reducing or eliminating services.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Coms. on HEALTH and JUD. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2893 (Waldron)
Requests UC CHBRP analyses to include relevant data on the impact or repeal of coverage of benefits or services on anticipated costs or savings estimated upon implementation for the 2 subsequent fiscal years to the effective date of the legislation.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/21/18 Re-referred to Com. on HEALTH. 03/20/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/19/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Not Taking A Position  (04/03/18)
 

AB 2894 (Gloria)
Allows enrolled students of any of the 5 postsecondary education segments of who are called to active military duty during an academic term, to have the option to: choose to withdraw retroactively to the beginning of the term if at least 75% of the term has been completed; choose to request that faculty assign a grade for the course based on the work completed; or - if faculty assigns a grade of Incomplete - to complete the course requirements in a minimum of 2 weeks after returning.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

AB 2904 (Carrillo )
Requires a health care provider to document the consent of the patient to use telehealth in either printed or electronic form.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 2990 (Low)
Spot bill: Enact legislation to ensure that there is proper notice given to qualifying survivors of deceased public safety and fire suppression personnel from mandatory systemwide tuition and fees.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Neutral  (03/27/18)
 

AB 2991 (Cervantes)
Spot bill: Makes changes to postsecondary education.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

AB 3008 (Burke)
Requests UC to enact exemptions for its students from requirements to pay nonresident tuition that are equivalent to those applicable to students of the CSU and CCC pursuant to this bill.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

AB 3087 (Kalra )
Requires a health facility to report information on fee-for-service and managed care Medicare reimbursement for each procedure performed.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

03/23/18 From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on HEALTH. Read second time and amended. 03/22/18 Referred to Com. on HEALTH. 02/17/18 From printer. May be heard in committee March 19. 02/16/18 Read first time. To print.

  • Pending
 

AB 3213 (Bonta)
Requires CSU and 4-year private postsecondary educational institutions and independent institutions of higher education and requests UC to include specified items in a calculation of a full-time student's cost of attendance at that institution.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on HIGHER ED.

  • Pending
 

ACA 13 (Eggman (D))
Excludes appropriations of revenues from a fund not yet established, to be known as the Higher Education Assistance Fund, from the appropriations subject to constitutional limitation and also excludes revenues derived from a tax that has not yet been enacted from being deemed to be General Fund revenues, state revenues, or General Fund proceeds of taxes for purposes of calculating the minimum funding requirements for school districts and community college districts. (AB 1356)
Staff: Karen French

From printer. May be heard in committee May 5.

  • Pending
 

ACA 14 (Melendez)
Establishes the Campus Free Speech Act to require higher education institution governing boards to develop and adopt a policy on free expression, form a committee on free expression, incorporate its free expression policies and regulations into a section of its freshman orientation program, and make non compliant institutions ineligible for any state funding except for the Cal Grant Program or a successor state funded student financial aid program.
Staff: Karen French

In committee: Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

ACA 15 (Brough)
Prohibits a government employer from enhancing employee pension benefits without approval by the voters of the jurisdiction. Prohibits a government employer from paying more than 1/2 of the total cost of retirement benefits for new government employees without approval by the voters of the jurisdiction. Prohibits retirement boards from imposing charges or other financial conditions on a government employer that proposes to close a defined benefit pension plan to new members unless the voters or the sponsoring government employer approve those charges or conditions.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee June 9.

  • Pending
 

ACA 21 (Mayes)
Creates the California Infrastructure Investment Fund. (UC Named)
Staff: Seija Virtanen

From printer. May be heard in committee February 3.

  • Pending
 

ACA 22 (McCarty)
Imposes a surcharge of 10% on the net income of all corporations that is over $1M and requires revenues be deposited in the newly created Middle Class Fiscal Relief Fund; 40% of funds to support the public school system and public institutions of higher education as described in subdivision (a) of Section 8 of Article XVI.
Staff: Seija Virtanen

From printer. May be heard in committee February 18.

  • Pending
 

ACA 26 (Weber)
Authorizes the Legislature to suspend or expel a regent by resolution adopted by rollcall vote entered in the journal, 2/3 of the membership of each house concurring.
Staff: Karen French

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

ACA 27 (Quirk-Silva )
Requires UCOP to submit a written report to the regents, the Governor, and the appropriate policy and fiscal committees of the Legislature specifying its receipts and expenditures for the immediately preceding fiscal year, requires an appropriation for UCOP be made only in the annual Budget Bill relating solely to that office, adds CCC Chancellor to the regents as a voting ex officio member, makes UC President nonvoting ex officio member.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From printer. May be heard in committee March 19.

  • Pending
 

ACR 80 (Allen)
Urges UC to reverse recently adopted fee increases.
Staff: Karen French

From printer.

  • Pending
 

ACR 145 (Lackey )
Declares the Legislature's support for the creation of a California Institute for Aerospace in southern California's Antelope Valley.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee: Be adopted. Ordered to Third Reading. (Ayes 13. Noes 0.) (March 13).

  • Pending
 

ACR 150 (Limon)
Recognizes the week of March 18, 2018, to March 24, 2018, inclusive, as Dual Enrollment Week in California.
Staff: Karen French

Amended. Ordered to third reading.

  • Pending
 

ACR 156 (Gonzalez Fletcher)
Proclaims 1/30/18 as Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Awareness Day; recognizes the efforts of advocacy organizations like the Faces of CTE in educating the public about the causes and dangers of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Chaptered by Secretary of State - Res. Chapter 12, Statutes of 2018.

  • Pending
 

ACR 167 (Acosta)
Urges UC Regents to reject the recently proposed student tuition and fee increases.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer.

  • Pending
 

HR 20 (Medina)
Resolution relative to the California Dream Act of 2011.
Staff: Karen French

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 58. Noes 7. Page 438.).

  • Pending
 

HR 35 (Rubio)
Resolves that UC maintain in-state tuition, scholarships, fellowships, and grants, and support resources for undocumented students, financially support undocumented students who are in good academic standing, and protect all of its students, faculty, and staff, and consider supportive housing options for those who are at risk of being negatively impacted by President Trump's immigration executive orders.
Staff: Karen French

Read. Adopted. (Page 2571.).

  • Watch  (07/13/17)
 

HR 66 (Gipson)
Calls upon U.S. Congress to take affirmative steps toward a bipartisan and more effective version of DACA that provides a pathway to citizenship.
Staff: Karen French

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 60. Noes 1. Page 3248.).

  • Pending
 

SB 5 (de Leon)
Enacts the California Drought, Water, Parks, Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor Access For All Act of 2018. Appropriates up to $10M to the UC Natural Reserve System for matching grants for acquisition of land, construction and development of research facilities to improve the management of natural lands, for preservation of wildlife resources, and to further climate change research.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 852, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 16 (Wieckowski )
Reduces the maximum of disposable earnings under a wage garnishment order for specified student loan debt; and prohibits the amount of disposable earnings subject to levy from exceeding the lesser of 15% of weekly disposable earnings or 50% of the amount by which the disposable weekly earnings exceed 40 times the state minimum hourly wage. (AB 233 '13)
Staff: Karen French

Motion to reconsider made by Assembly Member McCarty.

  • Neutral  (03/15/17)
 

SB 21 (Hill)
Requires law enforcement to submit to its governing body at a regularly scheduled open public hearing, a proposed Surveillance Use Policy, and to cease using the surveillance technology within 30 days if the proposed plan is not adopted.
Staff: Jason Murphy

September 1 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

SB 22 (Hill)
Requires a law enforcement agency written procedure to account for firearms and a record of those which are lost, stolen, or otherwise disposed of to be entered into the Automated Firearms System (AFS). (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 23 (Portantino )
Extends the UC Umbilical Cord Blood Collection Program until January 1, 2025, and increases the birth certificate fee to $19 and the amount of that fee for allocation to the program fund to $3. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

 

SB 24 (Portantino)
Expands the ranges of financial interest to be reported in the Statement of Economic Interests (Form 700), to provide for eight total ranges of fair market value of investments and real property interests and 10 total ranges of aggregate value of income. (AB 10 '14)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Pending
 

SB 31 (Lara)
Enacts the California Religious Freedom Act prohibiting a state agency or public employee acting under color of law from disclosing to the federal government personally identifiable information on a person's religious beliefs, practices, or affiliation, and prohibits law enforcement agencies from collecting such information and expending agency/department resources to investigate/enforce any violation in connection with a registry based on such information.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 826, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 43 (Hill)
Requires annual hospital and clinical lab antibiograms.(Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

July 11 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Concern  (03/21/17)
  • Watch  (04/20/17)
  • Amend  (06/08/17)
 

SB 45 (Mendoza)
Prohibits a mass mailing from being sent within the 60 days preceding an election by or on behalf of a candidate whose name will appear on the ballot.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 827, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 53 (Hueso (D))
Authorizes vehicles operated primarily by natural gas to exceed specified weight limits by an amount, and requires UC ITS or the Department of Transportation to estimate the damage caused by these vehicles and report findings to the Senate Committee on Transportation and Housing and the Assembly Committee on Transportation. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 54 (de Leon)
Enacts the California Values Act, encourages entities that provide physical/mental health and wellness, education, or access to justice services, including UC, to adopt a model policy limiting immigration enforcement to the fullest extent possible consistent with federal/state law, and which among other things and subject to exceptions, prohibits law enforcement agencies from using resources for immigration enforcement purposes. Requires joint law enforcement task force reporting, and notification to the FBI of specified parole release schedules.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 495, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 68 (Lara)
Requests UC, and requires CSU and CCC to exempt a student, other than a nonimmigrant alien, from nonresident tuition if the student has three or more years of attendance, or attainment of equivalent credits earned while in California, at California elementary, secondary, or adult schools, CCC campuses, or a combination thereof, and if the student graduates from a California high school or attains the equivalent, attains an associate degree from a CCC campus, or fulfills minimum transfer requirements for UC/CSU for students transferring from CCC campuses. (SB 1503 '04, AB 153 '03, AB 540 '01)
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 496, Statutes of 2017.

 

SB 72 (Mitchell )
Budget Act of 2017 (AB 96)
Staff: Kieran Flaherty

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 80 (Wieckowski)
Requires a state agency, upon determining that a project is exempt from CEQA, to file a notice of that determination with the Office of Planning and Research, and requires a lead agency to post specified notices on its Website and via email upon request.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

  • Pending
 

SB 93 (Budget and Fiscal Review Cmte)
Appropriates $11M to fund research on reducing carbon emissions; Grants shall be issued on a competitive basis to institutions, including UC, CSU, federal research laboratories, and private non-profit colleges and universities. (AB 109)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on BUDGET.

  • Pending
 

SB 98 (Budget and Fiscal Review Cmte)
Extends the Umbilical Cord Blood Collection Program until January 1, 2023. Requires UC, by January 1, 2022, if it elects to administer the program, to provide a report to the Assembly and Senate Committees on Health that addresses various topics relating to the program, including, among other things, the number of cord blood units collected and registered under the program, disaggregated by race and ethnicity. (AB 114)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Re-referred to Com. on BUDGET pursuant to Assembly Rule 97.

  • Pending
 

SB 114 (Senate Budget & Fiscal Review Committee)
Reduces the 2017-18 appropriation for the UC Middle Class Scholarship Program from $117M to $96M, Allows the use of UC funds from the Budget Act of 2016 for activities to expand or accelerate economic development be used to fund activities associated with research. (AB 129)
Staff: Karen French

Re-referred to Com. on BUDGET.

  • Pending
 

SB 115 (Senate Budget & Fiscal Review Committee)
Appropriates $20M for immigration services funding for payment to existing qualifying nonprofit organizations under contract for work on behalf of clients involved in, applying for, or subject to, federal DACA status. (AB 130, AB 3)
Staff: Karen French

Re-referred to Com. on BUDGET.

  • Pending
 

SB 119 (Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review)
Funding for DACA services; Appropriates $1M to UC to be used for the California DREAM Program. (AB 134)
Staff: Karen French

Re-referred to Com. on BUDGET.

 

SB 121 (Budget and Fiscal Review Cmte)
Revises and recasts the Every Kid Counts (EKC) Act to require the Student Aid Commission to distribute grants for children's savings account programs, and appropriates $3M to the Commission for this purpose. (AB 1175 '17)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Pending
 

SB 133 (Hernandez)
Requires health care service plans to include notice of the process to obtain continuity of care in disclosure forms and evidence of coverage.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 481, Statutes of 2017.

  • Neutral  (04/10/17)
  • Watch  (04/20/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (08/29/17)
 

SB 134 (Hernandez)
Relates to the Affordable Care Act.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Neutral  (05/04/17)
  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

SB 152 (Hernandez)
Requires that specified Department of Health Care Services reports be issued at least biannually and made public within 90 days.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Neutral  (04/10/17)
  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

SB 169 (Jackson)
Requires higher education institutions that receive state funds for student financial assistance to, as a condition of receipt, comply with certain Title IX requirements and to designate a sex equity coordinator or officer.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

 

SB 171 (Hernandez)
Implements various provisions governing Medicaid managed care plans. (UC Named) (AB 205)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 768, Statutes of 2017.

 

SB 172 (Portantino)
Expands the definition of basic health care services to include standard fertility preservation services when a medically necessary treatment may directly or indirectly cause iatrogenic infertility. (AB 428 '11) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (04/20/17)
 

SB 183 (Lara)
Prohibits federal immigration enforcement agents, officers, or personnel from entering a building owned, leased, or occupied by the state, a public school, or a CCC campus to perform surveillance, make an arrest, or question an individual therein, without a valid federal warrant, and limits their activities therein with a warrant to the individual who is the subject of the warrant. (UC Named) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SB 191 (Beall)
Authorizes a county, or a qualified provider in the county mental health plan network, and a local educational agency to form a partnership to create a program that includes targeted interventions for pupils with identified social-emotional, behavioral, and academic needs, and an agreement to establish a county operated/contracted Medi-Cal mental health and substance use disorder provider for mental health services. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (02/28/17)
 

SB 192 (Beall)
Establishes and administers a grant program that distributes funds from a new Mental Health Services Reversion Fund to counties to fund prevention and early intervention or innovative programs that are consistent with mental health funding priorities established by the Legislature and the Mental Health Services Act (Prop. 63).
Staff: Angela Gilliard

July 11 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

SB 199 (Hernandez)
Requires the Secretary of California Health and Human Services, in furtherance of the goal of creating the California Health Care Cost, Quality, and Equity Atlas, to convene an advisory committee composed of a broad spectrum of health care stakeholders and experts. (SB 1159 '16)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

September 1 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.

  • Not Taking A Position  (03/24/17)
 

SB 201 (Skinner)
Amends HEERA to provide collective bargaining rights to UC student employees, including GSRs, whose employment is contingent on their status as students. (AB 1834 '14, SB 259' 13, SB 259 '11)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 854, Statutes of 2017.

 

SB 222 (Hernandez)
Suspends Medi-Cal on the date a person is no longer an inmate of a public institution or is no longer otherwise eligible, and requires development of a simplified annual renewal process. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Watch  (03/24/17)
 

SB 236 (Nguyen)
As a condition for receiving budget funding, prohibits UC from providing state-funded financial assistance to an undergraduate who, absent of financial assistance, is statutorily required to pay tuition/fees at a higher rate than residents and freezes tuition/fees at 2018-19 levels from the 2018?19 through 2022?23 academic years, and caps out-of-state undergraduates at 10% of the incoming undergraduate class at each campus. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 62(a).

 

SB 244 (Lara)
Establishes that personal information collected/obtained by educational entities, including UC, for purposes of providing specified educational services and benefits is confidential, and only maintained to administer the public services/programs for which that information was collected/obtained, and prohibits disclosure to any other person, except as provided. (SB 68, SB 173)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Amend  (06/22/17)
 

SB 288 (Hernandez )
Amends an existing law establishing the California Health Benefit Exchange and provides for a Small Business Health Options Program. Changes the name of the SHOP Program to the Covered California for Small Business Exchange.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Watch  (06/08/17)
 

SB 294 (Hernandez)
Authorizes a hospice licensee to provide any authorized interdisciplinary hospice services, including palliative care, to a patient who has a serious illness.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 515, Statutes of 2017.

  • Not Taking A Position  (08/29/17)
 

SB 307 (Nguyen)
Requests UC to convene a task force of UC, CSU, and CCC representatives to conduct a study on housing insecurity and homelessness of current postsecondary students and prospective applicants.
Staff: Karen French

September 1 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.

  • Watch  (06/22/17)
 

SB 320 (Leyva)
Requires each public university student health center to offer abortion by medication techniques.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Concern  (04/19/17)
 

SB 326 (Nguyen)
Requires, for fiscal year 2018-19 and thereafter, that $117M or the total General Fund (GF) appropriation for fiscal year 2017-18 for the Middle Class Scholarship (MCS) Program, whichever is larger, be appropriated from the GF and transferred to the MCS Fund, and requires on/after July 1, 2018, continuous appropriation of the funds to the Student Aid Commission for allocation for the MCS program. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 345 (Bradford)
Requires local law enforcement agencies to conspicuously post on their Websites all current standards, policies, practices, operating procedures, and education and training materials that would otherwise be available to the public if a request was made pursuant to the Public Records Act.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

  • Pending
 

SB 346 (Glazer)
Establishes the Student Success and On-time Completion Fund in the State Treasury.
Staff: Karen French

July 11 set for first hearing. Failed passage in committee. (Ayes 5. Noes 3.) Reconsideration granted.

  • Pending
 

SB 347 (Jackson)
Enacts the State Remote Piloted Aircraft Act, which prohibits operating a remote piloted aircraft in any number of specified manners and requires operators of remote piloted aircrafts to maintain adequate liability insurance or proof of financial responsibility
Staff: Jason Murphy

June 27 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

SB 349 (Lara)
Establishes minimum staffing requirements for chronic dialysis clinics, and minimum transition times between patients receiving services.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Not Taking A Position  (04/10/17)
  • Cost  (08/29/17)
 

SB 357 (Hueso)
Creates a Mexico City trade and investment office that would facilitate access to educational exchange programs between California and Mexico.
Staff: Karen French

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

  • Pending
 

SB 374 (Newman)
Requires large group, individual, and small group health insurance policies to provide all covered mental health and substance use disorder benefits in compliance with those provisions of federal law governing mental health parity.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 162, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 382 (Pan)
Creates the California Mosquito Surveillance and Research Program Account, and appropriates $2M GF and requires that $1.5M be used to fund the California Vectorborne Disease Surveillance System, known as CalSurv, as specified. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 399 (Portantino)
Classifies qualified behavioral service providers as qualified autism service professionals. Specifies that the lack of parent/caregiver participation shall not be used to deny/reduce medically necessary services if a hardship interferes with parent/caregiver participation, and that the setting, location, or time of treatment not be used as the only reason to deny medically necessary services.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SB 412 (Pan)
Spot bill: Provisional licensing of clinics. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 437 (Atkins)
Spot bill: Relates to the Medi-Cal program and the Family Planning, Access, Care, and Treatment Program.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Pending
 

SB 456 (Pan)
Authorizes a federally qualified health center or rural health clinic to enter into an agreement with a public or private entity willing and qualified to provide services that follow the patient. The bill would describe those entities eligible to contract with an FQHC or RHC under the bill, and would define "services that follow the patient" as services that promote continuity of care and contribute to overall patient wellness.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

September 1 hearing postponed by committee.

  • Pending
 

SB 457 (Bates)
Requires licensed physicians/surgeons, midwives, and certified nurses-midwifes only to: attend cases of pregnancy and out-of-hospital childbirth under specified conditions, use a risk factor self-screening form, disclose specified information and obtain patient consent, provide specified records and speak with the receiving physician/surgeon about the labor up to the point of transfer to a hospital, and submit specified forms to OSHPD. Require hospitals to report patient transfers to OSHPD within 30 days. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 460 (de Leon)
Enacts the California Internet Consumer Protection and Net Neutrality Act of 2018.
Staff: Jason Murphy

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SB 472 (Nielsen)
Enacts the Campus Free Expression Act. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 478 (Portantino)
Requires CCC to direct the appropriate officials at their respective campuses to (1) identify students who completed an associate degree for transfer, (2) notify students of their completion of the degree requirements, (3) automatically award students with the degree, and (4) add the student to an I.D. system at the end of each academic year that can be accessed electronically by the chancellor, CSU and UC.
Staff: Karen French

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

  • Watch  (07/06/16)
 

SB 483 (Glazer)
Enacts the Higher Education Facilities Bond Act of 2018 for the issuance of up to $2B in state GO bonds to aid UC and CSU for the construction and equipping of educational facilities, with one-half of the amount designated for UC and the Hastings College of the Law and the other half designated for CSU. Requires funding requests to be accompanied by the 5-year capital outlay plan of the university, including a seismic retrofitting schedule. Provide for the submission of the bond act for the November 6, 2018, statewide primary election. (SB 69 '05, AB 2999 '06, SB 1164 '06, ABX5 10 '03) (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Support  (04/19/17)
 

SB 487 (Pan)
Amends The Medical Practice Act to provide that the award or maintenance of hospital and/or clinical privileges shall not be contingent upon participation in a program for maintenance of certification, and, in the case of a public hospital, that physicians and surgeons providing substantial direct patient care may limit hospital committee voting rights on issues affecting such care to those physicians and surgeons providing direct patient care.(Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Concern  (03/24/17)
 

SB 516 (Fuller)
Spot bill: Relates to the Medi-Cal disease management waiver. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 523 (Hernandez (D))
Imposes a quality assurance fee for emergency medical transport in connection to ground emergency Medi-Cal transportation services.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 773, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 536 (Pan)
Requires DOJ to make gun violence restraining order information from the Ca. Restraining and Protective Order System or any similar database available to researchers affiliated with the Firearm Violence Research Center for academic and policy research.(SB 1006 '16)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 810, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 539 (de Leon)
Establishes the Community College Completion Incentive Grant Program, under the administration of the chancellor, to create guided pathways, defined as comprehensive sets of community college programs and services focused on improving student success.
Staff: Karen French

June 20 hearing postponed by committee.

  • Watch  (07/13/17)
 

SB 546 (Hill)
Requires that each time a veterinarian prescribes, administers, dispenses, or furnishes a dangerous drug or prescription medicine, unless in conjunction with surgery during an anesthetic procedure or emergency services, the veterinarian offer to provide the client with a consultation that includes specified information. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 562 (Lara)
Creates the Healthy California program to provide comprehensive universal single-payer health care coverage and a health care cost control system.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Watch  (04/20/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (05/04/17)
 

SB 573 (Lara)
Authorizes UC, CSU, and CCC, to develop a service learning program at each campus for specified students with financial need who qualify for the nonresident tuition exemption, including AB 540 students.
Staff: Karen French

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Watch  (06/22/16)
 

SB 574 (Lara)
Requires UC to pay specific lower-wage contracted workers (custodial, security, maintenance, etc.) an amount of total compensation (salary and benefits) that is commensurate with University employees performing similar tasks. (SB 959 '16, SB 376 '15)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

 

SB 575 (Leyva)
Requires health care providers to provide patients with a copy of health records at no charge to support a claim for eligibility for a public benefit program and specifies additional public benefit programs to which these requirements would apply.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 626, Statutes of 2017.

  • Watch  (04/20/17)
 

SB 577 (Dodd)
Authorizes CCC, in consultation with UC to authorize up to five community college district to offer a teacher credentialing program of professional preparation that meets specified requirements, including that the program has been accredited by the commission's Committee on Accreditation. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

July 11 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

 

SB 592 (Nielsen)
Requires UC and CSU to report uniform application, admission, and freshman class profiles on the Internet.
Staff: Karen French

September 1 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.

  • Watch  (07/13/17)
 

SB 601 (Morrell)
States legislative intent for UC to provide an annual written report to the Legislature on the annual return on investments and asset type for the UC Retirement System for the past 20 years. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 62(a).

  • Pending
 

SB 623 ( Monning (D-017))
Establishes the Safe and Affordable Drinking Water Fund in the State Treasury and would provide that moneys in the fund are continuously appropriated to the state board; Requires the State Water Resources Control Board to secure access to safe drinking water for all Californians, while also ensuring the long-term sustainability of drinking water service and infrastructure.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

SB 641 (Lara)
Prohibits the release of data obtained from CURES to a law enforcement agency except pursuant to a warrant based on probable cause.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

July 11 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Watch  (06/29/16)
  • Amend  (03/24/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (08/29/17)
 

SB 647 (Pan)
Requires the DMHC and the DOI, no later than July 1, 2018, and annually on July 1 thereafter, to submit to the Legislature, and post on each department' s Internet Web site, a record of all complaints received by each department regarding employee welfare benefit plans as defined under the federal Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 674 (Allen)
Updates qualified borrower eligibility and qualified loan requirements of the California Student Loan Refinancing Program. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Neutral  (04/03/17)
 

SB 677 (Moorlach)
Prohibits an administrator, professor, teacher or other faculty member, or any other person acting on behalf of a higher education institution, from, among other things, preventing a student from providing information to, or testifying before, any public body conducting an investigation, hearing, or inquiry, if the student has reasonable cause to believe that the information discloses a violation of a law. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 686 (Wilk)
Requires a public entity, including UC, to conduct a meet and confer conference within a specific period for the settlement of disputes in connection with a public works project. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 687 (Skinner)
Requires any nonprofit public/mutual benefit corporation that operates or controls a health facility or facility that provides similar health care and emergency services at a licensed emergency center to provide written notice to, and obtain written consent of, the Attorney General prior to any disposition transaction of the facility or a reduction or elimnation of services.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Last day to consider Governor’s veto pursuant to Joint Rule 58.5.

  • Not Taking A Position  (05/04/17)
 

SB 690 (Jackson)
Allows the State Bar of California (State Bar) to disclose information it is currently prohibited from disclosing and that law schools need in order to comply with regulatory and accreditation requirements.
Staff: Karen French

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 433, Statutes of 2017.

  • Pending
 

SB 691 (Lara)
Adds immigration status to the list of covered classes of people afforded equal rights and opportunities in higher education institutions.
Staff: Karen French

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SB 698 (Hill (D))
Makes driving under the influence of 0.04-0.07% of alcohol or any controlled substance or 5 ng/ml or more of THC a crime, punishable as an infraction or misdemeanor, and requires a court-ordered 3-month program and 6-month installation of an ignition interlock device (IID) for violations. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 707 (Canella)
Establishes a Denti-Cal Advisory Group to study the structure, policies, and priorities of Denti-Cal with the goal of raising the Denti-Cal utilization rate among eligible child beneficiaries to 60% or greater and improving the oral health of the Medi-Cal eligible population. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SB 727 (Galgiani)
Authorizes public postsecondary educational institutions to adopt policies that allow use of innovative pricing techniques and payment options for textbooks and instructional materials, and requires an opt out provision for students and documented evidence that the proposed options would actually reduce costs.
Staff: Karen French

Ordered to inactive file on request of Senator Galgiani.

  • Pending
 

SB 769 (Hill )
Extends the statewide baccalaureate degree pilot program until July 1, 2028.
Staff: Karen French

September 1 hearing: Held in committee and under submission.

  • Oppose  (03/29/17)
  • Oppose  (04/20/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (07/06/17)
 

SB 771 (de Leon)
Establishes a CEQA continuing education requirement for employees of public agencies. (UC Named)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Pending
 

SB 775 (Wieckowski )
Establishes as a market based compliance mechanism and program of emissions limits for covered entities which imposes a quarterly price increase on minimum reserve and auction offer prices.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 790 (McGuire)
Prohibits a manufacturer of a prescribed product from offering or giving a gift to a health care provider.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Ordered to inactive file on request of Assembly Member Calderon.

  • Amend  (06/22/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (08/29/17)
 

SB 791 (Glazer (D))
Requires postsecondary educational institutions with current/former students receiving certain federal loans to collect specified information available from the U.S. Department of Education regarding its current/former student borrowers and to publish and make available annually the forbearance, deferment, delinquency, and official cohort default rate percentages, and specified definitions, for each campus listed on its Webpage regarding student financial aid, and if applicable, as part of the School Performance Fact Sheet. (Two-year bill)
Staff: Karen French

Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.

  • Pending
 

SB 798 (Hill)
Extends operation of the Medical Board of California and the review for repeal of the Osteopathic Medical Board of California through 1/1/22, and makes various changes to Medical Practice Act, medical training, license and certification requirements, and healing arts practitioner provisions.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 775, Statutes of 2017.

  • Amend  (06/22/17)
  • Not Taking A Position  (08/29/17)
 

SB 820 (Leyva)
Prohibits secrecy clauses in non-disclosure agreements related to specified sexual misconduct, including claims of sexual assault/harassment, or harassment/discrimination based on sex.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on JUD.

  • Pending
 

SB 822 (Wiener)
States intent to enact legislation to effectuate net neutrality in California utilizing the state's regulatory powers and to prevent Internet service providers from engaging in practices inconsistent with net neutrality.
Staff: Jason Murphy

From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

SB 839 (Mitchell)
Budget Act of 2018. (AB 1806)
Staff: Seija Virtanen

From printer.

  • Pending
 

SB 922 (Nguyen)
Authorizes the disposal of surplus state real property within 2 miles of a UC, CSU, or CCC campus for the development of affordable student housing.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Re-referred to Coms. on G.O. and EQ.

  • Pending
 

SB 937 (Wiener)
Requires an employer to respond to employee lactation accommodation requests within five days, submit a written response when unable to provide a break time or location per policy, and maintain records of such requests. Also establishes additional employee remedies and authorization for civil action, and increases the civil violation penalty to $500.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on L. & I.R., JUD., and T. & H.

  • Pending
 

SB 940 (Beall)
Provides alternative financial aid application submittal deadlines for current/former foster youth attending qualifying institutions offering baccalaureate degrees or attending a community college, and who have not reached age 26 as of July 1 of the award year; and authorizes renewal of Cal Grant A/B awards for these foster youth for 8 years of full time attendance in an undergraduate program.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on ED.

  • Support  (03/08/18)
 

SB 968 (Pan )
Requests UC and requires CSU, CCC, and qualifying independent higher education institutions to have one full time equivalent mental health counselor per 1,000 students enrolled at each campus. Requires each campus to conduct a survey at least every 3 years and focus groups on student mental health and other issues, and requires data collection on attempted suicides to be included in a report to the Legislature.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on ED.

  • Pending
 

SB 972 (Portantino)
Requires public higher education institutions that issue student I.D. cards to have the telephone number for a suicide prevention hotline or the Crisis Text Line, or both printed on the back of the ID cards.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Read second time. Ordered to third reading.

 

SB 974 (Lara)
Extends eligibility for full scope Medi Cal to individuals of all ages who are otherwise eligible for those benefits but for their immigration status. (SB 1418 '16, SB 10 '15, SB 4 '15, SB 1005 '14)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

SB 1004 (Wiener)
Requires counties to expend Mental Health Services Act prevention and early intervention funds on early psychosis and mood disorder detection and intervention, college mental health outreach, engagement and service delivery, and childhood trauma prevention and early intervention.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on HEALTH.

  • Pending
 

SB 1034 (Mitchell)
Indefinitely extends the requirement that a health facility at which a mammogram is performed includes a prescribed breast density notice in the summary of the written report sent to a patient. (SB 1538 '12)
Staff: Nadia Leal-Carrillo

Set for hearing April 25.

  • Pending
 

SB 1047 (Nielsen)
States intent to enact legislation to increase the Medi-Cal reimbursement rates for services provided by qualified providers in counties with both a population density under 300 persons per square mile and a total population under 500,000 persons.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

SB 1066 (Mendoza)
Amends the Donahoe Higher Education Act. (Spot bill.)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 15.

  • Pending
 

SB 1219 (Gaines)
Repeals the California Values Act which limits the involvement of law enforcement in federal immigration enforcement, and allows law enforcement to voluntarily cooperate with immigration officials by detaining an individual on the basis of an immigration hold under specified circumstances. (UC Named) (SB 54' 16)
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on PUB. S.

  • Pending
 

SB 1240 (Stone )
Requires prescriptions to include a notice or description regarding the condition or purpose for a drug being prescribed, and adds Schedule V controlled substances and dangerous drugs to the CURES reporting requirement.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Coms. on B., P. & E.D. and PUB. S.

  • Pending
 

SB 1275 (Stern)
Enacts the Plan Against College Hunger Act of 2018 and establishes the Plan Against College Hunger Program to reimburse public postsecondary educational institutions that provide student meal plans at no cost to the students attending more than part-time and who are Cal Grant recipients. (UC Named)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Pending
 

SB 1300 (Jackson )
Requires any employer to provide all employees at least 2 hours of sexual harassment training within 6 months of hire and once every 2 years, and to also provide bystander intervention training and information on how to report harassment and make a complaint. Prohibits an employer from requiring a release of a claim or right in exchange for a raise or bonus or as a condition of employment, and from requiring a non-disparagement agreement regarding unlawful acts in the workplace.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on L. & I.R. and JUD.

  • Pending
 

SB 1331 (Jackson)
Requires the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training course on domestic violence complaints to include procedures and techniques for assessing lethality or signs of lethal violence in domestic violence situations. (UC Named)
Staff: Jason Murphy

05/01/18 Read second time. Ordered to consent calendar. 04/30/18 From committee: Be ordered to second reading pursuant to Senate Rule 28.8 and ordered to consent calendar. 04/20/18 Set for hearing April 30. 04/17/18 From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. with recommendation: To consent calendar. (Ayes 7. Noes 0.) (April 17). Re-referred to Com. on APPR. 04/05/18 Set for hearing April 17. 04/04/18 Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S. 04/02/18 From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS. 03/01/18 Referred to Com. on RLS. 02/20/18 From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 22. 02/16/18 Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.

  • Pending
 

SB 1335 (Allen)
Enacts the Sustainable Packaging for the State of California Act of 2018, which prohibits a food service facility in a state agency or large state facility from dispensing prepared food using disposable packaging unless the packaging is accepted for recovery at a 75% or higher rate by its recycling or composting program.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on EQ.

  • Pending
 

SB 1343 (Mitchell)
Requires an employer of 5 or more employees to provide at least 2 hours of sexual harassment training to all employees by January 1, 2020, and once every 2 years after that.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Coms. on L. & I.R. and JUD.

  • Pending
 

SB 1344 (Moorlach )
Enacts the Education Savings Account Act of 2020, which prohibits nonresident freshman/sophomore applicants to UC or CSU from being admitted unless and until regents or trustees first determine that there are no resident applicants from specified groups who meet the admissions eligibility requirements, so that the funds in each Education Savings Account benefit California students.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Concern  (03/15/18)
  • Oppose  (03/29/18)
 

SB 1378 (Nguyen)
Amends the Donahoe Higher Education Act. (UC Named) (Spot bill.)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

SB 1381 (Nielsen)
Enacts the Campus Free Expression Act, which declares that outdoor areas of public postsecondary educational institutions are traditional public forums, and allows these institutions to maintain and enforce reasonable time, place, and manner restrictions if narrowly tailored in service of a significant institutional interest, employ clear, published, content/viewpoint-neutral criteria, and provide for ample alternative means of expression. (UC Named) (SB 472 '17)
Staff: Karen French

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Pending
 

SB 1388 (Anderson)
Establishes the Forming Open and Robust University Minds (FORUM) Act, which encourages UC to develop and adopt a policy on free expression that contains specified statements.
Staff: Karen French

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Pending
 

SB 1396 (Galgiani)
Establishes a Disability Accessibility Technology Advisory Panel with a membership that includes the UC president, to advise and consult with the State Chief Information Officer on implementation, operations, policies, standards, and procedures regarding accessible technology.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on G.O.

  • Pending
 

SB 1399 (Wiener)
Requires the Public Utilities Commission to require tariffs that provide for bill credits for electricity generated by eligible renewable generating facilities and exported to the electrical grid to be credited to electrical accounts of nonresidential customers.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Referred to Com. on E., U. & C.

  • Pending
 

SB 1406 (Hill)
Requires that a student participating in a baccalaureate degree pilot program commence his/her degree program by the beginning of the 2022-23 academic year, and extends the inoperative and repeal dates for the authorization to establish pilot baccalaureate degree programs by 2 years. (UC Named) (SB 769 '17)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Pending
 

SB 1421 (Skinner)
Requires certain peace officer personnel records and records relating to specified incidents, complaints, and investigations involving peace officers to be available for public inspection pursuant to the Public Records Act. (AB 1428 '17)
Staff: Jason Murphy

04/17/18 From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (April 17). Re-referred to Com. on APPR. 04/12/18 Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S. 04/12/18 Set for hearing April 17. 04/02/18 From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS. 03/08/18 Referred to Com. on RLS. 02/20/18 From printer. May be acted upon on or after March 22. 02/16/18 Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.

  • Pending
 

SB 1423 (Hernandez)
SHIP in lieu of Medicaid. (UC Sponsor) (Spot bill)
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Referred to Com. on RLS.

  • Pending
 

SB 1471 (Hernandez )
Increases the annual Competitive Cal Grant A/B award limit from $27,750 to $30,000.
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Pending
 

SCA 7 (Moorlach)
Repeals the constitutional provisions of the Stem Cell Research and Cures Act which establishes the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and the right to conduct stem cell research.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

June 7 set for first hearing. Failed passage in committee. (Ayes 2. Noes 6. Page 1473.) Reconsideration granted.

  • Pending
 

SCA 8 (Moorlach)
Permits a government employer, including UC, to reduce retirement benefits that are based on work not yet performed by an employee regardless of the hire date.
Staff: Jason Murphy

June 26 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

SCA 10 (Moorlach)
Prohibits a government employer, including UC, from providing public employees any retirement benefit increase until that increase is approved by a 2/3 vote of the electorate of the applicable jurisdiction and that vote is certified. Defines retirement benefit to mean any postemployment benefit and defines benefit increase as any change that increases the value of an employee's retirement benefit.
Staff: Jason Murphy

June 26 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

SCA 13 (Galgiani)
Prohibits UC, during any year in which it provides more than 600 managerial employees with annual salaries higher than the Governor's, from increasing systemwide student tuition and fees or from entering into a new, or renewing an existing, services contract with a for-profit company paying substandard wages to its nonprofessional workers.
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Coms. on ED. and E. & C.A.

  • Pending
 

SCA 14 (Hernandez )
Relates to UC president and terms of regenst. (SCA 1 '14)
Staff: Karen French

Referred to Coms. on ED. and E. & C.A.

  • Pending
 

SCA 16 (Moorlach)
Subjects UC to legislative control as necessary to provide for priority in admissions for California residents. Authorizes the disbursement of funds under an agreement between the State and a parent/legal guardian of an eligible child for tuition and education expenses, and for tax or other public benefits to educational institutions to further the promotion of intellectual, scientific, moral, and agricultural improvement.
Staff: Karen French

Set for hearing April 4.

  • Concern  (03/15/18)
  • Oppose  (03/29/18)
 

SJR 1 (Vidak)
Urges Congress and the U.S. President to work together to create a comprehensive and workable approach to reform the nation's immigration system.(SJR 2 '16)
Staff: Karen French

June 20 hearing canceled at the request of author.

  • Pending
 

SJR 15 (Dodd)
Urges Congress to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for at least 5 years.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

In Assembly. Held at Desk.

  • Pending
 

SR 7 (de Leon)
Urges the President-elect to continue President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which grants "Dreamers", people brought into the country as children by their parents, a temporary reprieve from deportation. (HR 4)
Staff: Karen French

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 27. Noes 3. Page 11.)

  • Pending
 

SR 22 (de Leon)
Urges President Trump to publicly reaffirm and clarify principles and content of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) policy on actions aimed at sensitive locations, i.e. educational institutions and health care facilities.
Staff: Jason Murphy

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 29. Noes 9. Page 313.)

  • Pending
 

SR 26 (Hernandez (D))
Affirms the Senates strong support for and urges the U.S. Congress to reject any effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act unless it is simultaneously replaced with an alternative program that meets the standards clearly and consistently articulated by President Trump.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 25. Noes 9. Page 347.)

  • Pending
 

SR 41 (de Leon)
Calls upon the U.S. Senate to thoughtfully and carefully consider the full impact of any measures that amend, revise, or repeal provisions of the ACA, commends the Senate independently developing its own proposal, to ensure adequate public review and input from the health care industry, consumers, and other stakeholders, and to ensure that the Congressional Budget Office has provided estimates of a final version.
Staff: Angela Gilliard

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 28. Noes 7. Page 1613.)

  • Pending
 

SR 84 (de Leon)
Resolves that California residents eligible for in-state tuition and financial aid under the California Dream Act of 2011 are strongly encouraged to fill out the California Dream Act Application and continue applying for college. (UC Named)
Staff: Tyler Aguilar

Read. Adopted. (Ayes 29. Noes 3.)