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ACR 134 (2013-2014) - Relative to the Officer Michael Crain Memorial Highway.

Officer Michael Crain Memorial Highway

Eric Linder / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would designate a specified portion of State Highway Route 91, in the County of Riverside, as the Officer Michael Crain Memorial Highway. The measure would request the Department of Transportation to determine the cost for appropriate signs showing this special designation and, upon receiving donations from nonstate sources covering that cost, to erect those signs.

ACR 135 (2013-2014) - Relative to the Specialist Manuel Joaquin Holguin Memorial Highway.

Specialist Manuel Joaquin Holguin Memorial Highway

Jim Patterson, Connie Conway / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would designate a specified portion of State Highway Route 245 in the County of Tulare as the Specialist Manuel Joaquin Holguin Memorial Highway. The measure would also request the Department of Transportation to determine the cost of appropriate signs showing this special designation and, upon receiving donations from nonstate sources covering the cost, to erect those signs.

AB 777 (2013-2014) - An Act to Add and Repeal Section 242 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, Relating to Taxation, to Take Effect Immediately, Tax Levy.

Taxes: exemption: space flight property

Al Muratsuchi / The bill was voted on by the Senate on April 10, 2014.

The California Constitution authorizes the Legislature to classify personal property for differential taxation or for exemption by means of a statute approved by a 23 vote of the membership of each house. Pursuant to this constitutional authorization, this bill would, for the January 1, 2014, lien date to, and including, the January 1, 2024, lien date, exempt qualified property, as defined,… More
The California Constitution authorizes the Legislature to classify personal property for differential taxation or for exemption by means of a statute approved by a 23 vote of the membership of each house. Pursuant to this constitutional authorization, this bill would, for the January 1, 2014, lien date to, and including, the January 1, 2024, lien date, exempt qualified property, as defined, for use in space flight. By imposing new duties upon local tax officials with respect to the personal property tax exemption described above, this bill would impose a state-mandated local program. This bill would make a legislative finding and declaration as to the public purpose served by the bill. The California Constitution requires the state to reimburse local agencies and school districts for certain costs mandated by the state. Statutory provisions establish procedures for making that reimbursement. This bill would provide that, if the Commission on State Mandates determines that the bill contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement for those costs shall be made pursuant to these statutory provisions. Section 2229 of the Revenue and Taxation Code requires the Legislature to reimburse local agencies annually for certain property tax revenues lost as a result of any exemption or classification of property for purposes of ad valorem property taxation. This bill would provide that, notwithstanding Section 2229 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, no appropriation is made and the state shall not reimburse local agencies for property tax revenues lost by them pursuant to the bill. This bill would take effect immediately as a tax levy. Hide

AB 582 (2013-2014) - An Act to Add Section 5451.7 to the Government Code, Relating to Local Finance, and Declaring the Urgency Thereof, to Take Effect Immediately.

Palm Drive Health Care District: certificates of participation: lien

Marc Levine, Wesley Chesbro / The bill was voted on by the Senate on April 10, 2014.

The Local Health Care District Law authorizes health care districts in the state to provide for various forms of financing for the purpose of carrying out their duties under the law, including financing secured by public revenues. This bill would require that all obligations of the Palm Drive Health Care District in connection with specified certificates of participation be secured by a statutory… More
The Local Health Care District Law authorizes health care districts in the state to provide for various forms of financing for the purpose of carrying out their duties under the law, including financing secured by public revenues. This bill would require that all obligations of the Palm Drive Health Care District in connection with specified certificates of participation be secured by a statutory lien on all of the revenues generated from certain dedicated parcel taxes, according to specified criteria. This bill would make legislative findings and declarations as to the necessity of a special statute for the Palm Drive Health Care District. This bill would declare that it would take effect immediately as an urgency statute. Hide

AB 1995 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Section 61105 of the Government Code, Relating to Local Government.

Community service districts: covenants, conditions, and restrictions: enforcement

Marc Levine / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

The Community Services District Law authorizes the establishment of community services districts to provide various services to the geographic area within each district, and further authorizes specified community services districts to enforce covenants, conditions, and restrictions within that district, as provided. This bill would allow the Bel Marin Keys Community Services District to enforce… More
The Community Services District Law authorizes the establishment of community services districts to provide various services to the geographic area within each district, and further authorizes specified community services districts to enforce covenants, conditions, and restrictions within that district, as provided. This bill would allow the Bel Marin Keys Community Services District to enforce covenants, conditions, and restrictions within that district, as provided. This bill would make legislative findings and declarations as to the necessity of a special statute. Hide

AB 2117 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Section 65302 of the Government Code, Relating to Land Use.

Land use: general plan: noise element

Katcho Achadjian / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

The Planning and Zoning Law requires the legislative body of a city or county to adopt a comprehensive, long-term general plan that includes various elements, including, among others, a noise element that identifies and appraises noise problems in the community. Existing law requires the noise element to recognize the guidelines established by the Office of Noise Control and to analyze and… More
The Planning and Zoning Law requires the legislative body of a city or county to adopt a comprehensive, long-term general plan that includes various elements, including, among others, a noise element that identifies and appraises noise problems in the community. Existing law requires the noise element to recognize the guidelines established by the Office of Noise Control and to analyze and quantify, to the extent practicable, as determined by the legislative body, current and projected noise levels for specified sources. This bill would eliminate the requirement that the noise element recognize the guidelines established by the Office of Noise Control. Hide

AB 2156 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Section 56378 Of, and to Add Section 56047.7 To, the Government Code, Relating to Local Government.

Local agency formation commissions: studies

Katcho Achadjian / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

Existing law, the Cortese-Knox-Hertzberg Local Government Reorganization Act of 2000, sets forth the powers and duties of a local agency formation commission, including, among others, the requirement to conduct studies of existing governmental agencies that include, but are not limited to, inventorying those agencies and determining their maximum service area and service capacities. The… More
Existing law, the Cortese-Knox-Hertzberg Local Government Reorganization Act of 2000, sets forth the powers and duties of a local agency formation commission, including, among others, the requirement to conduct studies of existing governmental agencies that include, but are not limited to, inventorying those agencies and determining their maximum service area and service capacities. The commission is authorized to request land use information, studies, and plans of cities, counties, districts, including school districts, community college districts, and regional agencies and state agencies and departments, in connection with conducting the required studies, and the governmental agencies are required to comply with the commission’s request. This bill would include joint powers agencies and joint powers authorities among the entities from which the commission is authorized to request land use information, studies, and plans, for purposes of conducting the studies described above, and also would include joint powers agreements in the list of items the commission may request in conducting those studies. The bill would specifically define “joint powers agency” and “joint powers authority” for purposes of the Cortese-Knox-Hertzberg Local Government Reorganization Act of 2000. Hide

AB 2195 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Section 256 of the Welfare and Institutions Code, Relating to Juveniles.

Juveniles: truancy

Katcho Achadjian / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

Existing law provides that a juvenile hearing officer may hear and dispose of any case in which a minor is alleged to have committed any one of specified misdemeanors or infractions. In those cases, the juvenile court is known as the Informal Juvenile and Traffic Court. Existing law provides that a minor may be adjudged to be a ward of the juvenile court on the basis of certain noncriminal… More
Existing law provides that a juvenile hearing officer may hear and dispose of any case in which a minor is alleged to have committed any one of specified misdemeanors or infractions. In those cases, the juvenile court is known as the Informal Juvenile and Traffic Court. Existing law provides that a minor may be adjudged to be a ward of the juvenile court on the basis of certain noncriminal conduct, including truancy, as specified. This bill would authorize a juvenile hearing officer to hear cases in which a minor is alleged to come within the jurisdiction of the juvenile court on the basis of truancy, as specified. Hide

AB 2199 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Section 1203.1b of the Penal Code, Relating to Mandatory Supervision.

Mandatory supervision: costs

Al Muratsuchi / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

Existing law requires the probation officer, or his or her authorized representative, in any case in which a defendant is convicted of an offense and is the subject of any preplea or presentence investigation and report, whether or not probation supervision is ordered by the court, and in any case in which a defendant is granted probation or given a conditional sentence, to make a determination… More
Existing law requires the probation officer, or his or her authorized representative, in any case in which a defendant is convicted of an offense and is the subject of any preplea or presentence investigation and report, whether or not probation supervision is ordered by the court, and in any case in which a defendant is granted probation or given a conditional sentence, to make a determination of the ability of the defendant to pay all or a portion of the reasonable cost of any probation supervision or a conditional sentence and of other specified criminal procedures and other matters relevant to sentencing. These requirements become operative in a county upon the adoption of an ordinance to that effect by the board of supervisors. This bill would additionally require the probation officer, or his or her authorized representative, to make a determination of the ability of the defendant to pay all or a portion of the reasonable cost of a term of mandatory supervision. Hide

AB 2731 (2013-2014) - An Act to Amend Sections 985.5, 1067.13, 1858.35, 11629.81 Of, and to Repeal Section 11759.2 of the Insurance Code, Relating to Insurance.

Insurance

Assembly Committee on Insurance / The bill was voted on by the Assembly on April 10, 2014.

Existing law requires the Insurance Commissioner, the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association, and the California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan to submit specified reports to the Governor and the Legislature by specified dates. This bill would require those reports to be submitted to the Senate Committee on Insurance and the Assembly Committee on Insurance instead of to the… More
Existing law requires the Insurance Commissioner, the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association, and the California Automobile Assigned Risk Plan to submit specified reports to the Governor and the Legislature by specified dates. This bill would require those reports to be submitted to the Senate Committee on Insurance and the Assembly Committee on Insurance instead of to the Legislature. Existing law also requires a licensed rating organization designated as the commissioner’s statistical agent to prepare a report on the potential underreporting of workers’ compensation exposure in the taxicab industry, and to submit that report to the commissioner by April 1, 2003, and to the Governor and the Legislature by May 1, 2003. This bill would repeal that provision. Hide