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AB 475 (2015-2016) - An Act to Add Section 12012.66 to the Government Code, Relating to Tribal Gaming.

Tribal gaming: compact ratification

Frank Bigelow / The bill has been introduced.

Existing federal law, the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act of 1988, provides for the negotiation and execution of tribal-state gaming compacts for the purpose of authorizing certain types of gaming on Indian lands within a state. The California Constitution authorizes the Governor to negotiate and conclude compacts, subject to ratification by the Legislature. Existing law expressly ratifies a number… More
Existing federal law, the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act of 1988, provides for the negotiation and execution of tribal-state gaming compacts for the purpose of authorizing certain types of gaming on Indian lands within a state. The California Constitution authorizes the Governor to negotiate and conclude compacts, subject to ratification by the Legislature. Existing law expressly ratifies a number of tribal-state gaming compacts, and amendments to tribal-state gaming compacts, between the State of California and specified Indian tribes.The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) requires a lead agency to prepare, or cause to be prepared, and certify the completion of, an environmental impact report on a project, as defined, that it proposes to carry out or approve that may have a significant effect on the environment, as defined, or to adopt a negative declaration if it finds that the project will not have that effect.This bill would ratify the tribal-state gaming compact entered into between the State of California and the Jackson Rancheria Band of Miwuk Indians, executed on February 1, 2015. The bill would provide that, in deference to tribal sovereignty, certain actions are not projects for the purposes of CEQA. Hide

ACR 65 (2015-2016) - Relative to the James Mitchell “mitch” Waller Memorial Highway.

James Mitchell “Mitch” Waller Memorial Highway

William P. Brough, Matthew Harper / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would designate a specified portion of State Highway Route 405 (Interstate 405) in the County of Orange as the James Mitchell “Mitch” Waller Memorial Highway. The measure would request the Department of Transportation to determine the costs of erecting the appropriate signs showing this special designation and, upon receiving donations from nonstate sources covering that cost, to… More
This measure would designate a specified portion of State Highway Route 405 (Interstate 405) in the County of Orange as the James Mitchell “Mitch” Waller Memorial Highway. The measure would request the Department of Transportation to determine the costs of erecting the appropriate signs showing this special designation and, upon receiving donations from nonstate sources covering that cost, to erect those signs. Hide

ACR 67 (2015-2016) - Relative to Ballot Measures.

Ballot measures

Kevin Mullin, Rob Bonta, David Chiu, Tony Thurmond, Phil Ting / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would provide that the Legislature stands in moral and legal objection to the ballot measure proposing to enact the Sodomite Suppression Act, and to any other ballot measure that seeks to inflict harm on innocent persons or diminish current civil rights protections. This measure also would provide that the Legislature calls upon the residents of the State of California to reject… More
This measure would provide that the Legislature stands in moral and legal objection to the ballot measure proposing to enact the Sodomite Suppression Act, and to any other ballot measure that seeks to inflict harm on innocent persons or diminish current civil rights protections. This measure also would provide that the Legislature calls upon the residents of the State of California to reject bigotry and hate speech. Hide

ACR 70 (2015-2016) - Relative to Portuguese National Heritage Month.

Portuguese National Heritage Month

Rudy Salas / The bill has been introduced.

This bill would recognize the month of June 2015 as Portuguese National Heritage Month.

ACR 71 (2015-2016) - Relative to Elder and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Awareness Month.

Elder and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Awareness Month

Bill Dodd / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would proclaim and acknowledge the month of June 2015 and every year thereafter as Elder and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Awareness Month.

ACR 72 (2015-2016) - Relative to American Stroke Month.

American Stroke Month

Mike A. Gipson / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would declare May 2015 to be American Stroke Month in California, and would urge all Californians to familiarize themselves with the risk factors associated with stroke, to recognize the warning signs and symptoms of stroke, and, at the first signs of a stroke, to dial 9-1-1 immediately in order to begin to reduce the devastating effects of strokes on our population.

ACR 73 (2015-2016) - Relative to Celiac Disease Awareness Month.

Celiac Disease Awareness Month

Catharine B. Baker / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would recognize May 2015 as Celiac Disease Awareness Month.

ACR 74 (2015-2016) - Relative to California Fairground Appreciation Month.

California Fairground Appreciation Month

Frank Bigelow / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would designate June 2015 as California Fairground Appreciation Month and commend the directors, volunteers, staff, local agencies, and nonprofits, as well as the Californians who support and attend fairground events.

ACR 75 (2015-2016) - Relative to Disneyland Day.

Disneyland Day

Tom Daly / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would declare June 1, 2015, as Disneyland Day in recognition of the 60th anniversary of Disneyland.

ACR 79 (2015-2016) - Relative to California Innovation Month.

Travis Allen / The bill has been introduced.

This measure would proclaim June 2015 as California Innovation Month in recognition of the innovation economy.