CVU Endorsements

Propositions Prop 17 – Parolee Voting Rights Restored   VOTE NO Prop 20 – Keep California Safe   VOTE YES Prop 25 – Bail Reform Referendum   VOTE NO Assembly Endorsements Thurston “Smitty” Smith (R) – District 33

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Legislative Update – August 2020

Important Dates & Deadlines August 31st             Last day for each house to pass bills  September 30th      Last day for the Governor to sign/veto bills sent to his desk End-of-Session Countdown Begins, Legislative Session Draws

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Legislative Update – May/June 2020

Important Dates & Deadlines June 5thLast day for policy committees to hear and report to the floor nonfiscal bills introduced in the Senate June 5thLast day for fiscal committees to hear and report to the

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Domestic Violence Hotlines

The Coronavirus has widespread effects on our communities. Some of these effects may be less in the public eye, and Domestic Violence is of great concern. Often victims of domestic violence are already isolated from

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NEW DATE!

NEW DATE – JUNE 17, 2020!

In light of the recent events happening throughout our communities and around the world pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic, we feel it is in the best interest of you and your family to postpone the date of

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SB 710: Keeping California Safe Act

B 710 alleviates the unintended and dangerous consequences of recent criminal justice reform bills and initiatives by: (1) reinstating DNA collection for certain crimes that were reduced to misdemeanors, (2) reclassifying specific violent crimes as

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New Law

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE – January 2020

Important Dates & Deadlines January 17th – 2-Year Bills Policy Committee Deadline / January 24th – 2-Year Bills Fiscal Committee Deadline / January 31st – 2-Year Bills House of Origin Deadline / February 21st – Last day for

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Death Penalty

Crime Victims United has advocated for multiple efforts to protect and improve the death penalty, including Proposition 114 (expanded definition of peace officer for purposes of special circumstances), Proposition 195 (added three types of first-degree

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE April 2019

Tue, 05/07/2019 – 9:30pm Important Dates & Deadlines April 26th Policy Deadline for Fiscal Bills May 3rd  Policy Deadline for Non-Fiscal Bills May 10th  Last Day for Policy Committees to Meet Prior to June 3rd

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Feb. 2019

Important Dates & Deadlines Feb. 22nd Last day for bills to be introduced March 29th Cesar Chavez Day (Legislature Observed) April 11th Spring Recess begins upon adjournment April 22nd Legislature reconvenes from Spring Recess April

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