Legislative Update: August 21, 2018
California Legislative Update
August 21, 2018
August is a busy month at the Capitol. Multiple deadlines all lead up to Friday, August 31st, which is the last opportunity for bills to pass each house. Any bills that fail to have a floor vote by the end of the month will not be sent to the Governor for final approval.
Five tobacco-related bills are moving through the legislature:
AB 1097 (Levine – D, San Rafael) State beaches and parks, smoking ban
AB 2020 (Quirk – D, Hayward) Cannabis: local jurisdiction licensees: temporary event license
SB 835 (Glazer – D, Orinda) Parks: smoking ban
SB 836 (Glazer – D, Orinda) State beaches: smoking ban
SB 1408 (Pan – D, Sacramento) Cigarettes: seizure
Two tobacco-related resolutions are moving through the legislature:
ACR 254 (Holden – D, Pasadena) Smoke-free multiunit housing
SCR 143 (Pan – D, Sacramento) Smoking: youth: motion picture industry
You can find a the full version of this update HERE.