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Amended Senate Aug. 30, 2011
Senate Committee Sen Rules
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Location: Senate Committee Sen Rules Sen Rules
Sept. 10, 2011
From committee without further action.
Aug. 30, 2011
From committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on RLS.
 Version: Amended Senate
Aug. 17, 2011
Introduced. Read first time. Referred to Com. on RLS.
 Version: Introduced
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California Editorial Roundup
Sacramento Bee, July 1, 2015
June 26San Jose Mercury News on solitary confinement for juveniles:Solitary confinement as a punishment in prison may not always be "cruel and unusual" in the Constitutional sense. But for youth in detention facilities, it is cruel by any human definition. And while it's banned or seriously limited for youth in many states, in California, unfortunately, it is not at all unusual.These are troubled ...

AM Alert: Vaccine vigil continues after SB 277 fight ends
Sacramento Bee, June 30, 2015
Despite Gov. Jerry Browns approval[1] of Senate Bill 277, the mandatory vaccination bill, the dust remains somewhat unsettled on the issue. A Voice for Choice, a leading group opposed to the measure, is continuing its vigil outside the Capitol today, now determined to show opponents arent going away, according to organizer Christina Hildebrand.Hildebrand says the group is considering litigation ...

Governor signs mandatory vaccine bill
Business Journal - Sacramento, June 30, 2015
Tom Starkweather | Bloomberg "The science is clear," wrote Gov. Jerry Brown in statement approving a law for mandatory more[1] Gov. Jerry Brown has approved mandatory vaccines for most children in California.[2] The science is clear, Brown wrote in a signing message[3] Tuesday While its true that no medical intervention is without risk, the evidence shows that immunization powerfully benefits ...

‹Legislature passes vaccine bill to governor
Business Journal - Sacramento, June 29, 2015
Dennis McCoy | Sacramento Business Journal Sen. Richard Pan, a Sacramento Democrat, says businesses should care about Senate Bill more[1] A pioneering and emotionally charged bill to require vaccinations for nearly all children has advanced to Gov. Jerry Brown following a Senate vote Monday.[2] The bill is not only important for children and schools, but also the economy, supporters contend. ...

AM Alert: 7-year-old Leukemia survivor at Capitol for vaccine bill
Sacramento Bee, June 23, 2015
Seven-year-old Leukemia survivor and vaccinations advocate Rhett Krawitt will head to the Capitol today. Krawitt has over 30,000 signatures on an online petition in favor of passing Senate Bill 277, which scraps the religious and personal belief exemption for vaccinations. His petition will head to the governor after a 10 a.m. press conference with Assemblyman Marc Levine (D-San Rafael). Krawitt ...

Court kills Sodomite Suppression Act*
AroundTheCapitol.com - The Roundup, June 23, 2015
A Sacramento Superior Court has ruled that Attorney General Kamala Harris does not need to advance the “Sodomite Suppression Act,[1]” a proposed ballot initiative that would mandate the execution of homosexuals.  Jeremy White, Sacramento Bee:   “Saying she did not want to be ‘in the position of giving any legitimacy’ to the initiative, Harris asked to be ...

Much in common, but worlds apart on the issue of vaccinating children
Los Angeles Times - California, June 5, 2015
We sat outside on a gorgeous spring day here, the four moms and me. Lucia Sciarpa Paxton, a former Spanish teacher and professional photographer, had prepared an impressive lunch. For two hours, as we moved from roasted fennel salad to coffee, the women explained why California should not require vaccinations for schoolchildren.I had met Paxton, 42, in a hallway outside a state Senate hearing ...

'Stalking' of pro-vaccine lobbyists prompts warning from doctors' group
Sacramento Bee, May 19, 2015
The California Medical Association has sent a letter warning a California Chiropractic Association official who they say encouraged opponents of a mandatory vaccination bill to stalk lobbyists advocating for the legislation.The emotional debate over Senate Bill 277, which would make vaccinations compulsory for California school children and passed the Senate last week[1], has taken a personal ...

Capitol lobbyists, staff jump security line during vaccine debate
Sacramento Bee, April 22, 2015
The controversy surrounding Californias mandatory vaccine bill has brought the Capitol long lines, crowded hallways and signs asking visitors to use the stairs as anti-vaccine advocates fill committee hearings to demand the state keep its personal belief exemption in place. Now you can add a special entrance for staff and lobbyists to the list.With Senate Bill 277 facing a crucial vote[1] on ...

AM Alert: Two weeks' scheduling bill faces first committee
Sacramento Bee, April 21, 2015
Should workers in low-wage service jobs get two weeks notice about their schedules? Its a priority for organized labor[1] this year, which is sponsoring AB 357[2] to prohibit the last-minute shifts and cancellations common for retail and restaurant employees.But a tough fit awaits the bill. Industry groups are firmly opposed, arguing that businesses need more flexibility to deal with sudden ...

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