Speed Camera Bill Proposed In California Assembly; Drivers Caught Would Get Speeding Tickets In MailRed light cameras are fairly common these days, but how would you feel about cameras that can catch you speeding? A bill was introduced in the legislature Tuesday that would allow speed enforcement cameras in cities across the state.
COVID Pandemic: Tenants Advocates, Lawmakers Trying To Avert 'Tsunami Of Evictions' When Moratorium EndsMillions of Californians are behind on their rent as a result of the pandemic and the state’s moratorium on evictions is scheduled to end January 31. Now, lawmakers have introduced a bill that would extend it for another year.
COVID Learning: State Lawmakers Urge Bay Area School Districts To Bring Kids Back To ClassCalifornia Assembly members Phil Ting and David Chiu, as well as state Senator Scott Wiener urged school districts in San Mateo and San Francisco counties to get kids back into the classroom and they say public health experts back them up.
State Leaders Reach Deal on Eviction ProtectionsCalifornians who can't pay rent because of the coronavirus could stay in their homes through at least Jan. 31, but only if they pay a portion of some missed payments under a proposal endorsed Friday by Gov. Gavin Newsom and state legislative leaders.
Lawmakers Demand EDD Send Unemployment Checks To Californians Waiting Months For BenefitsA huge backlog has left more than a million Californians waiting for months for an unemployment check. Now, California legislators are urging the state to pay unemployment benefits now and fix its broken system later.
Lawmakers Criticize Gov. Newsom's Plan to Disburse Funds to Fight HomelessnessCalifornia lawmakers and mayors expressed skepticism Thursday over Gov. Newsom's proposal to give $750 million to state-selected regional administrators rather than to local government to address the state's growing homelessness crisis
S.F. Assemblyman's Proposed Bill Clips Tax Breaks for Upscale California HomeownersCalifornia would raise taxes on some homeowners and use the money to pay for homeless services under a bill proposed Thursday by Assemblyman David Chiu (D-S.F.)
San Francisco Lawmaker Wants Automated Cameras to Identify, Ticket SpeedersAssemblyman David Chiu introduced a bill which would make automatic speed-enforcement cameras and ticketing legal in the state. He defended his plan in an interview on KPIX with Phil Matier.
California May Ban Landlords From Threatening To Call Immigration On Tenants A California lawmaker wants to prevent landlords from threatening to call immigration authorities on tenants.