2017 Priority Bills

High Priority Bills

AB 604 Gipson D

Title: Nonminor dependents: extended foster care benefits

Position: Sponsored, Strong Support

Updates:

  • DSS claims bill would result in 40 cases a year at a cost of $1 million. Bill goes to Asm. Approps Suspense File–5/3/17 
  • Met with Approps staff again to discuss costs. Drafted CCY member alert to request bill to come off of Suspense—5/15/17

AB 824 Lackey R

Title: Transitional Housing for Homeless Youth Grant Program

Position: Support

Updates:

  • Bill goes to Asm. Approps Suspense File–5/3/17 
  • Item heard in Asm Budget Sub 5 and I testified in support of the proposal. Drafted amendments for consideration to get bill off of Suspense—5/15/17

AB 1406 Gloria D

Title: Homeless Youth Advocacy and Housing Program

Position: Watch

Updates:

  • Bill goes to Asm. Approps Suspense File–5/3/17 
  • Item heard in Asm Budget Sub 5 and I testified that we are working to be in support of the proposal.  Trying to connect with Sharon on remaining concern—5/19/17

Priority Bills

AB 71 Chiu D

Title: Income Taxes: Credits: Low-Income Housing: Farmworker housing

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/24/2017  9 a.m. – State Capitol, Room 4202  ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS, GONZALEZ FLETCHER, Chair

AB 210 Santiago D

Title: Homeless multidisciplinary personnel team

Position: Support

Updates:

  • Bill passes out of Asm. Appropriation on consent as bill seen as an optional county program and not eligible for reimbursement from the state—5/18/17

AB 346 Daly D

Title: Redevelopment: housing successor: Low and Moderate Income Housing Asset Fund

Position: Support

Updates:

  • Testified in Asm. Local Government and passes out with full cmte support—5/3/17
  • Bill goes straight to Floor since its keyed nonfiscal; passes Assembly Floor with 75-0-5 votes—5/11/17 

AB 404 Stone

Title: Juveniles

Position: Watch

Updates:

  • 5/24/2017  9 a.m. – State Capitol, Room 4202  ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS, GONZALEZ FLETCHER, Chair

SB 2 Atkins D

Title: Building Homes and Jobs Act

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/25/2017  10 a.m. – John L. Burton Hearing Room (4203)  SENATE APPROPRIATIONS SUSPENSE, LARA, Chair

SB 3 Beall D

Title: Affordable Housing Bond Act of 2018

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/25/2017  10 a.m. – John L. Burton Hearing Room (4203)  SENATE APPROPRIATIONS SUSPENSE, LARA, Chair

SB 190 Mitchell D

Title: Juveniles

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/25/2017  10 a.m. – John L. Burton Hearing Room (4203)  SENATE APPROPRIATIONS SUSPENSE, LARA, Chair

SB 394 Lara D

Title: Parole: Youth offender parole hearings

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/25/2017  10 a.m. – John L. Burton Hearing Room (4203)  SENATE APPROPRIATIONS SUSPENSE, LARA, Chair

SB 612 Mitchell D

Title: Foster Care: Transitional Housing

Position: Support

Updates:

  • 5/22/2017  #51  SENATE SEN THIRD READING FILE – SEN BILLS
  • Testified in support; bill passes with 4-0-1 votes and goes straight to floor since its nonfiscal—4/26/17

2016 Legislative Scorecard

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