Sacramento – Governor Newsom has signed bills totaling a historic $15 Billon to address a wide range of climate change issues, making it the largest investment of its kind in California’s history. This funding will help make California more resilient by investing in a wide range of prevention and adaptation activities throughout the state.
Sacramento – Governor Newsom has signed SB 129, also known as the “June 28 Budget Package”. This spending framework amends the budget sent to the Governor on June 14, 2021 and while it addresses many funding elements, it also includes funding for some specific projects that will benefit residents of San Mateo County.
Sacramento - “The unprecedented state budget surplus is a testament to the resiliency of the tech-driven California economy, but it is also a stark reminder of the volatility and unpredictability of the state’s tax revenue system. The budget surplus can falsely suggest a healthy economy exists for everyone - which we know is simply not the case.
Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Kevin Mullin Names
Rosanne Foust Woman of the Year
San Mateo – Assembly Speaker Pro-Tem Kevin Mullin announced his selection of Rosanne Foust, President and CEO of the San Mateo County Economic Development Association (SAMCEDA) as the 2021 Assembly District 22 Woman of the Year.
Lawmakers Advance Climate Action Plan Focused on Disaster Prevention, Equity, and Workforce Development
“While every budget cycle presents its unique issues, the 2021-22 budget negotiations will happen within the context of a global pandemic and deep recession. These times demand an aggressive response to these historic challenges.
Bill enacts State Auditor’s performance measures for the
San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission
Critical healthcare research data will be protected
Sacramento - Governor Newsom has signed AB 713, by Assembly Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, which will protect health care operations from unintended consequences related to the implementation of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
AB 992 allows for social media engagement within existing parameters
Sacramento – AB 992, a bill that modernizes the Brown Act as it relates to social media has been signed by Governor Newsom.