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Assemblyman Jerry Hill

San Bruno explosion, gas pipeline

PG&E Accused Of Still Using Salvaged Pipelines

Assemblyman Jerry Hill has appealed to the California Public Utilities Commission to change the method used to establish the rate of return on utilities. This request comes amid reports Pacific Gas and Electric could still have “salvaged” pipe in its system.

10/20/2011

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Hundreds of Families Learn Car Seat Safety at College of San Mateo

About one hundred families turned out at the College of San Mateo Saturday to learn car-seat safety and kids from the experts.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/24/2011

California Takes Action To Change Presidential Election Process

A nationwide effort to elect the president of the United States based on the popular vote rather than the current Electoral College system passed the California legislature Friday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/15/2011

California State Capitol

Brisbane Company Will Move Even If Tax Law Passes

VWR International says their plan to relocate to the Central Valley is still on target despite one state legislator’s plan to prevent them from getting a tax break.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/14/2011

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San Mateo Lawmaker Gets Tough On Stores That Sell Tobacco To Kids

San Mateo Assemblyman Jerry Hill is proposing a law that would make it easier to suspend the tobacco licenses of stores that repeatedly sell cigarettes and other tobacco products to minors.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/26/2011

Flames consume homes during a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Getty Images)

Peninsula Assemblyman Criticizes PG&E Deal

A Peninsula Assemblyman is highly critical of a fine agreement between the CPUC and PG&E.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/25/2011

Bay Area Assemblyman Looks To Water Down Local-Hire Mandate

The bill introduced by Assemblyman Jerry Hill would gut the law by prohibiting the use of state funds where the 50 percent mandate is used and banning its use on jobs outside the city limits.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/11/2011

San Bruno Explosion

Peninsula Lawmaker Proposes Pipeline Safety Bill

A Peninsula assemblyman has proposed a bill aimed at preventing pipeline explosions like the natural gas blast that killed eight people in San Bruno.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/07/2010

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San Mateo Lawmaker Wants Party Bus Crackdown

A Peninsula lawmaker wants to expand state rules to protect against under-age drinking in party buses.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/27/2010

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Tough New California Law Targets Habitual Drunk Drivers

Gov. Schwarzenegger signed legislation this week that would revoke the driver’s license of anybody repeatedly caught driving under the influence in California.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/28/2010

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