2009-2010 session

SB 399 ( Yee )

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Status:
Amended Assembly Aug. 20, 2010
Died  
Location:
Assembly Desk
Scheduled hearings:
None
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Appropriations
Local program
Urgency
Tax levy
Majority
No
No
No
No

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Location: Assembly Desk AssemblyDesk
Aug. 31, 2010
From Assembly without further action.
Aug. 30, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 33
Noes: 38
Abstain: 7
Aug. 30, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 44
Noes: 28
Abstain: 6
Aug. 30, 2010
Read third time. Refused passage. (Ayes 33. Noes 38. Page 6879.)
Aug. 25, 2010
Motion to reconsider continued to August 30.
Aug. 24, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 34
Noes: 38
Abstain: 6
Aug. 24, 2010
Motion to reconsider made by Assembly Member Fuentes.
Aug. 23, 2010
Assembly Rule 69(d) suspended. (Ayes 49. Noes 27. Page 6491.)
Aug. 20, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 48
Noes: 27
Abstain: 4
Aug. 20, 2010
Read third time. Amended. (Ayes 48. Noes 27. Page 6433.) To third reading.
 Version: Amended Assembly
Aug. 17, 2010
Assembly Rule 69 (d) suspended. (Ayes 45. Noes 28. Page 6303.)
Aug. 16, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 34
Noes: 30
Abstain: 15
Aug. 16, 2010
Read third time. Amended. (Ayes 34. Noes 30. Page 6236.) To third reading.
 Version: Amended Assembly
July 29, 2010
July 1, 2010
Read second time. To third reading.
June 30, 2010
(Heard in committee on June 30).
 Vote: Asm Appropriations
Ayes: 9
Noes: 6
Abstain: 2
June 29, 2010
June 22, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Assembly
Jan. 13, 2010
(Heard in committee on January 12.)
Jan. 12, 2010
 Vote: Asm Public Safety
Ayes: 4
Noes: 2
Abstain: 1
Jan. 11, 2010
June 30, 2009
Set, second hearing. Failed passage in committee. Reconsideration granted.
 Vote: Asm Public Safety
Ayes: 3
Noes: 4
Abstain: 0
 Vote: Asm Public Safety
Ayes: 7
Noes: 0
Abstain: 0
June 29, 2009
June 25, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
 Version: Amended Assembly
June 15, 2009
To Com. on PUB. S.
June 2, 2009
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 23
Noes: 15
Abstain: 1
June 2, 2009
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 23. Noes 15. Page 1146.) To Assembly.
May 29, 2009
May 28, 2009
Read second time. Amended. To third reading.
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 7
Noes: 5
Abstain: 1
 Version: Amended Senate
May 22, 2009
(Suspense - for vote only.)
May 18, 2009
Placed on APPR suspense file.
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 13
Noes: 0
Abstain: 0
May 12, 2009
Set for hearing May 18.
May 11, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
May 5, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
May 1, 2009
Set for hearing May 11.
April 30, 2009
Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
April 29, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
April 28, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
April 24, 2009
Set for hearing May 4.
April 23, 2009
Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
April 17, 2009
Set for hearing April 27.
April 15, 2009
From committee: Do pass, but first be re-referred to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 5. Noes 2. Page 480.) Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
April 14, 2009
 Vote: Sen Public Safety
Ayes: 5
Noes: 2
Abstain: 0
April 13, 2009
March 17, 2009
Set for hearing April 14.
March 12, 2009
To Com. on PUB. S.
Feb. 27, 2009
From print. May be acted upon on or after March 28.
Feb. 26, 2009
Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
 Version: Introduced
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Second chance for teen convicts
Inland Daily Bulletin, Sept. 25, 2010
>Second chance for teen convictsMediha Fejzagic DiMartino, Staff WriterCreated: 09/25/2010 04:35:04 PM PDT var requestedWidth = 0; if(requestedWidth > 0){ document.getElementById('articleViewerGroup').style.width = requestedWidth + "px"; document.getElementById('articleViewerGroup').style.margin = "0px 0px 10px 10px"; } POMONA - Dressed in a slick dark suit and sporting a bright red ...

Opinions > A lack of courage > Lawmakers wimp out on chance to give imprisoned children hope.
News & Review - Chico, Sept. 9, 2010
... lative session, none was more central to our notion of what it means to be a civilized society than SB 399, by Sen. Leland Yee (D-San Francisco). Yee's measure sought to address the issue of children sentenced as adults to life without possibility of parole—that is, sentence ...

Teen's 84-year sentence overturned by court
San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 2, 2010
... urders committed at ages 16 or 17. Those youths would have been covered by Sen. Leland Yee's bill, SB399, which was defeated in the Assembly in the final legislative session of the year Tuesday. It would have allowed juveniles serving life without parole for murder to ask a jud ...

Analysis: Recent California newspaper editorials
Sacramento Bee, Sept. 1, 2010
... away at the last minute. At least six legislators who began the hourlong voting session in favor of SB 399 ultimately changed their position and abstained or voted no: Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia), Charles Calderon (D-Montebello), Wilmer Amina Carter (D-Rialto), V. Manuel Perez (D-Coa ...

End-of-session notebook: Observations on deadlines, political power and clock-watching*
Capitol Weekly, Sept. 2, 2010
... t the very least, it doesn't necessarily mean that you get what you want. Just look at the case of SB 399. The bill, by Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, would have established a system for teenagers who are sentenced to life without parole to petition for their release. The ...

Bailing out on youthful offenders
Los Angeles Times - Editorial, Sept. 1, 2010
... away at the last minute. At least six legislators who began the hourlong voting session in favor of SB 399 ultimately changed their position and abstained or voted no: Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia), Charles Calderon (D-Montebello), Wilmer Amina Carter (D-Rialto), V. Manuel Perez (D-Coa ...

Senate rejects bill to allow changes in life prison terms
Sacramento Bee, Aug. 26, 2010
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Capitol Digest: Three bills attacking state tax loopholes are headed to Schwarzenegger's desk
Sacramento Bee, Aug. 26, 2010
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Assembly rejects bill to aid juvenile lifers
Sacramento Bee - Capitol Alert, Aug. 25, 2010
August 25, 2010 Assembly rejects bill to aid juvenile lifers A volatile election year was probably the wrong time to propose a bill that would allow prison inmates sentenced to life terms without possibility of parole to petition for sentence modification. Senate Bill 399 by Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, would have allowed lifers who were under 18 when convicted to petition for ...

Assembly Spikes The Concept of Rehabilitating Children
Calitics - Calitics weblog, Aug. 24, 2010
... arshest prisons against minors under the age of 18.  Not in California, as the Assembly killed SB 399 that would have allowed courts to review the sentences of minors 15 years after the crime. Today, the State of California failed to join the rest of the world in ending life ...



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