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AB-478 Legislature: Member training.(2019-2020)

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Date Published: 02/12/2019 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2019–2020 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 478


Introduced by Assembly Member Kiley

February 12, 2019


An act relating to the Legislature.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 478, as introduced, Kiley. Legislature: Member training.
Existing law requires the appropriate legislative ethics committees to conduct at least semiannually an orientation course of the relevant statutes and regulations governing official conduct. Each Member of the Legislature and each designated employee of the Legislature is required to attend one of the semiannual courses at least once in each biennial session.
This bill expresses the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation requiring each Member of the Legislature to also attend a 2-hour training on the United States and California Constitutions upon being sworn into office.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation requiring Members of the Legislature to attend a two-hour training on the United States and California Constitutions upon being sworn into office.