2009-2010 5th extraordinary session

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Status:
Chaptered Jan. 7, 2010
Chaptered  
Location:
Secretary of State
Scheduled hearings:
None
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Appropriations
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Tax levy
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Location: Governor Governor
Jan. 7, 2010
Enrolled. To Governor at 9:30 a.m.
 Version: Chaptered
Jan. 6, 2010
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 27
Noes: 7
Abstain: 0
Jan. 6, 2010
Senate concurs in Assembly amendments. (Ayes 27. Noes 7. Page 42.) To enrollment.
 Vote: Sen Education
Ayes: 6
Noes: 0
Abstain: 0
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 9
Noes: 2
Abstain: 2
 Version: Enrolled
Jan. 5, 2010
 Vote: Assembly Floor
Ayes: 45
Noes: 17
Abstain: 16
Jan. 5, 2010
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 45. Noes 17. Page 65.) To Senate.
 Vote: Asm Appropriations
Ayes: 12
Noes: 4
Abstain: 1
 Vote: Asm Education
Ayes: 11
Noes: 2
Abstain: 4
 Version: Amended Assembly
Jan. 4, 2010
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on ED.
 Version: Amended Assembly
Dec. 9, 2009
 Vote: Asm Education
Ayes: 15
Noes: 0
Abstain: 2
 Vote: Asm Education
Ayes: 6
Noes: 5
Abstain: 6
Dec. 8, 2009
Dec. 3, 2009
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time. Amended. Re-referred to Com. on ED.
 Version: Amended Assembly
Dec. 2, 2009
In Assembly. Read first time. Held at Desk.
Nov. 4, 2009
Nov. 3, 2009
 Vote: Senate Floor
Ayes: 21
Noes: 12
Abstain: 7
Nov. 3, 2009
Read third time. Passed. (Ayes 21. Noes 12. Page 23.) To Assembly.
 Vote: Sen Appropriations
Ayes: 7
Noes: 3
Abstain: 3
 Version: Amended Senate
Nov. 2, 2009
From committee: Do pass, but first be re-referred to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 5. Noes 0. Page 18.) Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
 Vote: Sen Education
Ayes: 5
Noes: 0
Abstain: 4
Nov. 1, 2009
Oct. 29, 2009
(Corrected November 3.)
 Version: Amended Senate
Sept. 9, 2009
Re-referred to Com. on ED.
Aug. 27, 2009
Introduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS.
 Version: Introduced
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Initiative reform law faces key test with guns
Inland Daily Bulletin, May 14, 2016
SACRAMENTO >> A little-known yet revolutionary new state law aimed at modernizing Californias initiative system -- which paved the way for a higher minimum wage -- will soon face a second, tougher test as legislators attempt to tighten rules for gun owners.Before the bill was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2014, the states cherished system of direct democracy had changed very little in the ...

Initiative reform law faces key test with guns
L.A. Daily News, May 14, 2016
SACRAMENTO >> A little-known yet revolutionary new state law aimed at modernizing Californias initiative system -- which paved the way for a higher minimum wage -- will soon face a second, tougher test as legislators attempt to tighten rules for gun owners.Before the bill was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2014, the states cherished system of direct democracy had changed very little in the ...

California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?
Contra Costa Times - Politics, May 12, 2016
SACRAMENTO -- A little-known yet revolutionary new state law aimed at modernizing California's initiative system --which paved the way for a higher minimum wage -- will soon face a second, tougher test as legislators attempt to tighten rules for gun owners.Before the bill was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2014, the state's cherished system of direct democracy had changed very little in the ...

California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?
San Jose Mercury News, May 12, 2016
SACRAMENTO -- A little-known yet revolutionary new state law aimed at modernizing California's initiative system --which paved the way for a higher minimum wage -- will soon face a second, tougher test as legislators attempt to tighten rules for gun owners.Before the bill was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown in 2014, the state's cherished system of direct democracy had changed very little in the ...

Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial: California's minimum wage plan a fair compromise
Bay Area News Group - East Bay - Opinion, April 1, 2016
Take a bow, Darrell Steinberg.Two years after the former Senate president pro tempore departed from the Legislature, one of his final bills helped California lawmakers pass a minimum-wage increase Thursday and prevent a costly, divisive and potentially damaging ballot initiative fight this fall.The deal negotiated with Gov. Jerry Brown -- with bipartisan, if in some cases grudging, support -- ...

Update public's knowledge of money in California politics
L.A. Daily News - Editorials, March 16, 2016
Sen. Bob Hertzberg chose, appropriately, the first weekday of Sunshine Week to announce his bill that would shed much more light on Californias political campaign money. Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, on Monday touted his Senate Bill 1349, which would drag Cal-Access -- the states system that allows the public to check up on lobbyists and campaign donors and recipients -- out of the digital dark ages of ...

For California ballot initiatives, 2016 will be big -- and better?
L.A. Daily News - Editorials, Nov. 20, 2015
Direct democracy has been a big part of California politics for more than a century. Sometimes so big that statewide initiatives take up most of an election ballot.Thats likely to be true a year from now. November 2016 will feature races for president, U.S. Senate, the House, the state Legislature, county and local offices. But the bulk of the California ballot booklet will be perhaps dozens of ...

A how-to guide for legalizing pot
Sacramento Bee - Opinion, July 25, 2015
A panel of academic, legal and law enforcement experts led by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom has produced a sensible set of recommendations on how California should legalize recreational marijuana, if thats the path we choose.Unfortunately, theres no guarantee these smart policies will be built into any of the legalization initiatives possibly headed to the November 2016 ballot.A new initiative reform, ...

AM Alert: Darrell Steinberg returns to Capitol to promote mental health legislation
Sacramento Bee, April 27, 2015
With Fridays deadline for bills to move out of policy committee fast approaching, lawmakers are making last-minute pitches to ensure that their favored legislation is not forgotten.State Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, and Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, who chair special mental health committees in their respective houses, will unveil a mental health legislative agenda for the ...

California continues to have large backlog of prohibited gun owners
Sacramento Bee, March 17, 2015
Almost two years after lawmakers set aside $24 million to seize guns from thousands of people banned from having them, a new California Department of Justice report shows that the backlog of prohibited gun owners shrunk by less than one-fifth from a year earlier.There were almost 17,500 people in the Armed and Prohibited Persons System as of Dec. 31, 2014. That was down by about 18 percent from ...



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