Our Successes

 

2019  Legislation Victories
Governor signed the legislation!

Gun Safety
Gun violence prevention
Gun violence restraining orders
Beth Am Women (AB 1603, AB 339)

Young Children & Families
Childcare providers collective bargaining protections
Silicon Valley Children’s Advocacy Network (AB 378)
Family childcare home provider supports
Silicon Valley Children’s Advocacy Network (SB 234) 

Environment
Protect the CA coast
Indivisible (AB 65)
Smog checks for big rig trucks
Peninsula Interfaith Climate Action (SB 210)
Oil spill protection
Orchard City Indivisible (AB 936)
Protect Coyote Valley
Orchard City Indivisible (AB 948)
Transition trucks/buses off diesel-fuel
Orchard City Indivisible (SB 44) 
Protect the Mojave Trails Monument water sources
Indivisible, California Dem. Rural Caucus (SB 307)

Education
LGBTQ Teacher training
San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs (AB 493)
Charter school regulations
San Ramon Valley Education Assn., Orchard City Indivisible (AB 1505, Ab 1507)
Keep children healthy – close the vaccine loophole
Palo Alto PTA Council (SB 276)

Civil Rights
Extend statute of limitations for survivors of sexual assault
Indivisible (AB 1510)
Outlaw “no-rehire” settlement clauses for victims
2Bikes Sexual Assault Prevention (AB 749)

Criminal Justice Reform 
End For-Profit Prisons
Indivisible (AB 32)
End the Backlog of Rape Kit Testing
Indivisible, 2Bikes Sexual Assault Prevention (SB 22)

Animal Welfare
Ban Fur Trapping
Protect Horses
Protect bobcats
Protect migratory birds
Orchard City Indivisible (AB 273, AB 1254, AB 128, AB 454

Rural Concerns 
Safe and Affordable Drinking Water Fund
California Dem. Party Rural Caucus (AB 74)

Women’s Healthcare
Public University Student Healthcare centers: Abortion by medication
Indivisible (SB 24)

 

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2018  Legislation Victories
The Governor signed the legislation!

Gun Safety
Increased age to buy rifles to hand gun purchase age (SB 1100)
Protect the CA Coast
No additional offshore oil drilling (AB 1775, SB 834)
Student Suicide Intervention
Prevention and training at K-12 schools (AB 2639)
Domestic Violence
Law enforcement training (SB 1331)
Sexual Assault
Ease child victims’ filing requirements (SB 1053)
Childcare
Increased childcare health and safety (AB 605)
Education
Family engagement
– a proven model for student success (AB 2878)
Housing
Housing for people with disabilities (AB 2162)
Criminal Justice
Prohibit trying 14 and 15 years olds in adult courts (SB 1391)
Workplace Sexual Harassment and Discrimination  (SB 224, SB 1300)

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2017 Legislation Victories
the Governor signed the legislation!

Poverty Alleviation/Education
School meals for low-income students
Homeless Youth Act

Workplace
Extend paid parental leave

Education
English Learners assistance in K-12
Visual and performing arts school standards

Gun Safety
Guns banned from school zones

Immigration
Protections for immigrant students

Children
Expanded childcare eligibility for working parents
Trauma screening