HAN 2015 Legislative & Budget AGENDA

The tables below contain information regarding legislative efforts we are supporting, opposing and/or monitoring. We will be updating this page on a regular basis as action is taken.  

Support & Priority

Bill Author Title/Subject Resources Status
AB 1240 Bonta & Thurmond Pupil nutrition: Free or reduced-price meals: breakfast Fact Sheet
Research Overview
Policy Details
Breakfast Models
Sample Support Letter
CFPA AB1240 Website
Held in the Assembly Appropriations Committee (dead)
AB 515 Eggman Personal income tax credit: Food bank donations Fact Sheet
CAFB Fact Sheet
Sample Support Letter
Passed the Legislature
Vetoed by Governor Brown 
AB 1321 Ting Nutrition Incentive Matching Grant Program Fact Sheet
Synopsis

FAQ
San Diego Information
Sample Support Letter
Passed the Legislature
and signed by Governor Brown!
Package:
AB 35 (Chiu & Atins)
AB 90 (Chau & Atkins)
AB 1056 (Atkins)
AB 1335 (Atkins)
Atkins Affordable Housing Package Package Fact Sheet
What Others Are Saying
AB 35 Fact Sheet
AB 35 Sample Support Letter
AB 90 Fact Sheet
AB 90 Sample Support Letter
AB 1056 Fact Sheet
AB 1056 Sample Support Letter
AB 1335 Fact Sheet
Sample Housing Package Support Letter

AB 35 passed the Legislature
and was vetoed by Governor Brown

AB 90 and AB 1056 passed the Legislature and were signed by Governor Brown!

AB 1335 still under consideration in the Assembly - not subject to normal legislative deadlines

(Budget Request)
*AB 474
N/A
*Brown & Thurmond
SSI/SSP State Funding
*Public social services: SSI/SSP
Fact Sheet
Sample Organization Support Letter
Individual Petition
Individual Support Letter
*AB 474 Fact Sheet
*AB 474 Sample Support Letter
Final 2015-16 Budget includes no additional state funds for this program
*Bill held in Assembly Budget Committee Suspense File (dead)

Support

Bill Author Title/Subject Resources Status
AB 608 Gordon CalFresh: School meals Fact Sheet
Sample Support Letter
Held in the Senate Appropriations Committee Suspense File (dead)
SB 297 McGuire Public Benefits: Eligiblity determinations Fact Sheet
Sample Support Letter

Held in the Senate Appropriations Committee (dead)
SB 23 Mitchell CalWORKs: Eligibility Fact Sheet
Sample Support Letter
Final vote postponed
AB 702 Maienschein CalWORKs: Temporary shelter assistance Fact Sheet
Sample Support Letter
Held in the Senate Appropriations Committee Suspense File (dead)

Monitor (No position)

Bill Author Title/Subject Resources Status
AB 292 Santiago Time To Eat: Lunchtime Supports Learning Fact Sheet
Research Summary
CFPA AB 292 Website
Held in the Senate Appropriations Committee Suspense File (dead) 
SB 334 Leyva Pupil nutrition: Drinking water Fact Sheet Passed the Legislature
Vetoed by Governor Brown 
SB 306 Herzberg CalFresh: Eligiblity: Work requirements Fact Sheet Held in the Senate Appropriations Committee (dead)
SB 3 Leno & Leyva Minimum wage: Adjustment Fact Sheet
Two year bill
Budget Request N/A State Emergency Food Assistance Program Funding Fact Sheet Final 2015-16 Budget includes no money for this program

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