Press Releases

Friday, September 6, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 1104, a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) and supported by the Department of Insurance, was signed into law by Governor Newsom. AB 1104 directs the Insurance Commissioner to appoint two non-insurance industry members to the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association (CLHIGA) board of directors.  The measure also creates an assessment to fund financial oversight of long-term care insurance companies.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 1099, a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) and supported by the Department of Insurance, was signed into law by Governor Newsom. AB 1099 renews the California Organized Investment Network (COIN) data call to require insurers report qualifying investments for calendar years 2016 through 2020 and extends the sunset date on the COIN’s advisory board to 2029.  

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 1428, authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) which requires any business that offers a refund to a customer via a prepaid debit card to offer the customer with at least one other method of receiving the refund other than a prepaid debit card, was signed into law today by Governor Newsom. 

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

SACRAMENTO – Assembly Bill 1688, a measure authored by Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon and Assemblymember Reginald Jones-Sawyer, Sr., which would ensure that the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation programs reduce recidivism, was approved by the Senate Public Safety Committee today.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Senate Environmental Quality Committee approved Assembly Bill 975 today, a measure authored by Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon, which establishes the California Coastal Resilience and Adaptation Leadership and Coordination Act of 2019.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Sacramento, CA – Assembly Bill 1030 was approved by the Senate Committee on Business, Professions and Economic Development today with bipartisan support. AB 1030 is a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon and Assemblywoman Cottie Petrie-Norris which requires the California Medical Board, in coordination with other organizations, to develop an informational pamphlet for patients undergoing a gynecological pelvic examination.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bills 567 and 1104, authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D–Whittier) aimed at improving California’s long term care insurance policies, passed the Senate Committee on Insurance today with bipartisan support.