2019 Legislative Session: A Look Back on the Year

When the Legislature convened back in January, the law enforcement community viewed the upcoming session with trepidation.  In prior years, we were able to prevent the passage of bills that were highly objectionable to public safety. This was… Read More

Legislative Update 2019-07-15 | Homeless Students

The Legislature is now on Summer Recess.  They officially went on recess on July 12. The Legislature will return on August 12.  Although the Legislature is in recess, CCUPCA will be active implementing the Active Shooter Budget item. … Read More

Legislative Update 2019-07-01 | Budget enacted

The Legislature now returns to its regular Legislative business, having enacted the 2019-2020 Budget with Governor Newsom last week.  The last day for policy committees to meet and report bills will be July 12, after which the Legislature… Read More

Legislative Update 2019-06-17 | The Bill turns Budget

The 2019-2020 Budget has been approved by the California Assembly and its vote in the Senate awaits action this Monday.  The big news for CCUPCA is that this budget contains $5 million for funding and infrastructure to our… Read More

Legislative Update 2019-05-27 | AB 392

On the afternoon of May 23, Assembly Bill 392, Assembly Member Weber’s use of force bill, was amended to remove many of its features which were objectionable to law enforcement.  As a result of those amendments, a number… Read More