Legislation 2021-2022 Bills

AB 44
Authorizes a Realtor who has changed their surname to continue to use their former surname for business marketing associated with their real estate license.

AB 49
Streamlining Housing Affordability - Consolidates duplicative programs under the State Treasurer’s Office to foster a more efficient approval process for affordable housing financing, putting more money directly into housing people.

AB 63
Restoring Our California Coast - Cuts the green tape and allows for the restoration of marine life along California’s Coast.

AB 67
Sea Level Rise Preparedness Act of 2021 - Ensures that Sea Level Rise analyses are included when state agencies plan for and invest in state infrastructure and supports local government planning by establishing a standard methodology for economic analyses of sea level rise risks.

AB 72
Coastal Adaptation Permitting Act of 2021 - Establishes a coordinated and efficient process for coastal adaptation permitting, in order to cut unnecessary green tape and increase sea level rise mitigation initiatives along the California coast.

AB 77
Jarrod’s Law - Raises standards and protects patients in the substance abuse treatment industry, requiring substance abuse treatment programs to be licensed by the Department of Health Care Services.

AB 110
Preventing Prisoner Unemployment Benefit Fraud - Requires the Employment Development Department (EDD) to cross-check incarceration records and prevents fraud.

AB 265
Ensures the state retains high-quality jobs that help provide critical lab services in the fight against COVID-19 and other health crises faced by Californians.

AB 400
Establishes the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Oversight Advisory Board to regularly review the Employment Development Department’s (EDD) UI operations and make recommendations to EDD, the Governor, and the Legislature to achieve ongoing efficiency.

AB 540
Helps more seniors remain in their homes and communities by improving beneficiary awareness of and access to the Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE).

AB 593
The Golden State Innovation Act – Restores the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit and Net Operating Loss (NOL) deductions for Life Sciences companies in California.