Brown Signs Planned Parenthood-Backed Bill On Secret RecordingsCalifornia is making it illegal to disclose secretly recorded conversations with medical professionals under a new law backed by Planned Parenthood.
Gender-Neutral Restroom Bill Signed By Gov. BrownGov. Jerry Brown waded further into the national debate over transgender rights Thursday as he signed a bill requiring that all single-stall toilets in California be designated as gender neutral.
California Early Earthquake Alerts Could Begin Within 2 YearsCalifornia emergency management officials say automated earthquake warnings could begin within the next one to two years.
California Lifts Rape Statute Of Limitations In Wake Of Cosby CaseGov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill eliminating California's 10-year time limit for prosecutors to file rape and child molestation charges.
After Gun Thefts, California Police Now Required To Lock Firearms In CarsGun owners and law-enforcement officers will be required to lock up their firearms if they leave them in an unattended vehicle.
Californians Now Allowed To Break Window To Save Pets In Hot CarsCalifornians who see an animal trapped in a hot car can now break a window to set them free without fear of prosecution under a bill signed over the weekend by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Gov. Brown Requires CPR Instruction In High SchoolsGovernor Jerry Brown signed into law Saturday AB 1719, a law that requires hands-on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) instruction, along with Automated External Defibrillator awareness in high school health classes,
Gov. Brown Approves Dispensing 1-Year Supply Of Birth ControlCalifornia women will be able to make fewer trips to the pharmacy to pick up birth control under a new law.
Gov. Brown Signs Law Increasing Contractor Oversight Following Deadly Balcony CollapseGov. Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Thursday aimed at providing more oversight of the construction industry following a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Banning SeaWorld Orca ShowsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is approving legislation requiring SeaWorld to follow through on its plan to end killer whale breeding and entertainment shows.
Gov. Brown Vetoes Ending ‘Tampon Tax,’ Sales Tax On DiapersGov. Jerry Brown says he's vetoing seven bills that would have carved out special tax breaks.
California Expands Overtime To Farmworkers With New LawFarmworkers in the nation's largest agricultural state will be entitled to the same overtime pay as most other hourly workers under a new law.