Gov. Newsom Signs Eviction Relief Bill Amid VirusThe California Senate advanced legislation Monday to ban evictions through January for people who can't pay their rent because of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
California Senate Meets As GOP Senators Tested For COVID-19Nearly all of the Republicans in the California Senate were barred from entering the state Capitol on Thursday after they were exposed to the coronavirus, prompting unprecedented changes that include allowing lawmakers to vote via video conference from their homes as the Legislature rushes to complete their work by Monday's deadline.
Employers May Not Be Allowed To Discriminate Against Those With Braids, Dreadlocks, Kinky HairA person's hairstyle and hair texture may not be used to discriminate against someone in the workplace or K-12 schools.
Closing Time Could Get Pushed To 4 am In Sacramento, 6 Other CitiesCalifornia's proposal to extend last call until 4 am in several California cities passed the Assembly Committee on Governmental Organization Thursday, putting it one step closer to becoming law.
Hotel Worker Panic Button Law Being DebatedHotels will need to provide maids and other workers with panic buttons if a proposed bill becomes law.
Cyber Security Classes May Be Required In California SchoolsCalifornia students may need to take an online safety class in school.
Helping Dogs And Cats In An Emergency Could Become LawFirst responders and "Good Samaritans" may soon be protected by law if they help dogs and cats in an emergency.
Medication Abortions At CSU And UC Schools Being Debated At CapitolA requirement that all California State University and University of California campuses offer medication abortions is getting closer to passing the Legislature.
Lactation Room Requirements Could Change In CaliforniaNew mothers returning to work in California would have access to a designated lactation room if a bill making its way through the legislature becomes law.
Using Bots To Get People To Buy More Online May Get Harder In CaliforniaBusinesses using bots to get people to buy items online may need to stop under a proposed California law.
California's 4 AM Last Call Bill Gets Closer To RealityCalifornia's last call bill has now been referred to the Assembly Committee on Governmental Organization.