News Categorized: Legislation

Legislative Update – March 2016

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The 2016 Legislative Session began on January 4th and all bills for the year have now been introduced. The Legislative Review Team will be meeting on March 18th to take positions on these bills and begin lobbying efforts. Based on our initial re...

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October|November 2014 Legislative Update

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2014 Legislative Session Comes to a Close  The 2014 Legislative Session came to an end on August 29th. The Governor has now signed or vetoed all bills on his desk. APA California lobbied the Legislature on hundreds of bills as they made thei...

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May 2014 Legislative Update

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May 2014 Legislative Update by David Snow, AICP, Vice President Policy and Legislation, Sande George, APA California Lobbyist and Lauren De Valencia y Sanchez, APA California Lobbyist May 2014 Legislative Update...

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October 2013 Legislative Update

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2013 Legislative Update by David Snow, AICP, Vice President Policy and Legislation, Sande George, APA California Lobbyist and Lauren De Valencia y Sanchez, APA California Lobbyist October 2013 - End of Session Update...

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2013 Legislative Update

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Implementation of AB 1616 Cottage Food Facilities in Residential Areas Many local governments are in the process of approving ordinances to implement the planning and zoning provisions of AB 1616, which goes into effect January 1, 2013. AB 161...

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Legislative Update September 2012

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The legislature ended its two-year session on Friday, August 31st. A number of gut and amended measures turned up the last few weeks of session, and a number of other bills saw extensive amendments with little time for review or chance for ...

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