2009-2010 session

SB 920 ( Yee )

Alphabetical telephone directories: distribution.

An act to add Section 2887 to the Public Utilities Code, relating to telecommunications.
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Status:
Amended Senate May 28, 2010
In Floor Process  
Location:
Senate Floor
Scheduled hearings:
None
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Appropriations
Local program
Urgency
Tax levy
Majority
No
No
No
No
Digest:  Under existing law, the Public Utilities Commission has regulatory authority over public utilities, including telephone corporations. Existing law provides that, unless certain determinations are made by the commission about the impact of federal ... »More

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Location: Senate Floor SenateFloor
June 14, 2010
Placed on inactive file on request of Senator Yee.
June 10, 2010
June 3, 2010
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 36
Noes: 0
Abstain: 2
June 3, 2010
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 12
Noes: 18
Abstain: 8
June 3, 2010
(Ayes 36. Noes 0. Page 3787.)
June 2, 2010
June 1, 2010
May 28, 2010
Read second time. Amended. To third reading.
 Version: Amended Senate
May 27, 2010
From committee: Do pass as amended. (Ayes 6. Noes 4. Page 3593.)
May 24, 2010
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 6
Noes: 4
Abstain: 1
May 19, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
May 14, 2010
Set for hearing May 24.
May 13, 2010
Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
May 12, 2010
Set for hearing May 17.
May 10, 2010
Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
May 5, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
April 30, 2010
Set for hearing May 10.
April 27, 2010
Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Version: Amended Senate
April 26, 2010
From committee: Do pass as amended, but first amend, and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 6. Noes 4. Page 3298.)
April 20, 2010
 Vote: Sen Energy, Utilities and Communications
Ayes: 6
Noes: 4
Abstain: 1
April 19, 2010
April 7, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on E., U., & C.
 Version: Amended Senate
March 23, 2010
Set for hearing April 20.
Feb. 11, 2010
To Com. on E., U., & C.
Feb. 2, 2010
From print. May be acted upon on or after March 4.
Feb. 1, 2010
Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.
 Version: Introduced
Headlines 1 - 10 (of 24):

Legislator tries to hang up on phone books
San Diego Union-Tribune, June 8, 2011
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State Senator Leland Yee guest speaker at Pacifica Democrats' meeting
San Jose Mercury News, June 17, 2010
... overing at the the Pacifica Democrats meeting, in addition to the state budget issues, are: SB 662, SB 920 and SB 840. Senate Bill 662 will increase the existing marriage license fee that goes to domestic violence shelters by $10, which would increase the collection from $23 to $3 ...

Political Blotter: Phone-book bill dies in state Senate
Bay Area News Group - East Bay - The Argus, June 7, 2010
... environmental burden for local municipalities, but AT&T convinced his legislative peers otherwise. SB 920 went down to defeat on the state Senate floor today on a 12-18 vote."AT&T put their own financial interests before the interests of their customers," Yee said in a statement. ...

Political Blotter: Phone-book bill dies in state Senate
Bay Area News Group - East Bay, June 7, 2010
... environmental burden for local municipalities, but AT&T convinced his legislative peers otherwise. SB 920 went down to defeat on the state Senate floor today on a 12-18 vote."AT&T put their own financial interests before the interests of their customers," Yee said in a statement. ...

Political Blotter: Phone-book bill dies in state Senate
Contra Costa Times - Politics, June 6, 2010
... environmental burden for local municipalities, but AT&T convinced his legislative peers otherwise. SB 920 went down to defeat on the state Senate floor today on a 12-18 vote."AT&T put their own financial interests before the interests of their customers," Yee said in a statement. ...

Internal Affairs: Reach out and touch someone — specifically, a California legislator
San Jose Mercury News, June 5, 2010
... hich would end home delivery of phone directories unless customers opt in to receive them. But when SB 920 came to a vote Thursday, eight senators decided not to weigh in — including the bill's two co-authors and a few members who'd voted for the bill in committees. One of t ...

Senate rejects bill allowing residents to opt out of phone books
Los Angeles Times - California Politics, June 4, 2010
... pt out of receiving phone books delivered to their homes.Sen. Leland Yee (D-San Francisco) said his SB 920 addresses a wasteful nuisance. He said phone-book publishers sell advertising based on books distributed even though many people toss the phonebooks in the trash.The dirty li ...

Bill for consumers to opt out of phone directories fails
Sacramento Bee - Capitol Alert, June 3, 2010
June 3, 2010 Bill for consumers to opt out of phone directories fails After spirited debate over what's right for small businesses, the state Senate today turned down a proposal to allow consumers to opt out of getting telephone directories delivered at their front doors. Senate Bill 920 by Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, would have required language be printed on directories explaining to ...

Pressing state business
CalWatchdog, June 3, 2010
... even Greenhut: The California Legislature continues to grapple with the tough issues. For instance, SB920 by Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, would, according to Capitol Weekly, “prohibit phone companies from delivering telephone directories to people who opt not to have them d ...

Moderate Democrats target Senate bills
Los Angeles Times - California Politics, June 3, 2010
... peza) – Would extend protections offered to credit card users to anyone using a debit card. SB 920 (Yee) – Would prohibit phone companies from delivering telephone directories to people who opt not to have them delivered to their homes. SB 1475 (Simitian) – ...



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