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AB-530 Public employment: collective bargaining: peace officers.(2017-2018)

As Amends the Law Today


 Section 3511 of the Government Code is repealed.

 The changes made to Sections 3501, 3507.1, and 3509 of the Government Code by legislation enacted during the 1999–2000 Regular Session of the Legislature shall not apply to persons who are peace officers as defined in Section 830.1 of the Penal Code.

SEC. 2.

 Section 3511 is added to the Government Code, to read:

 (a) Except as described in subdivision (c), notwithstanding any other law, on and after January 1, 2018, persons who are employed by a public agency and are peace officers as defined in Section 830 of the Penal Code shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the board.
(b) Any peace officer, as defined in Section 830 of the Penal Code, or a recognized employee organization that represents any person who is a peace officer under Section 830, may bring an action in superior court to seek injunctive relief or a writ of mandamus to preserve the status quo or prevent irreparable harm pending a final determination by the board on any issue upon which a court has not made a ruling.
(c) This section does not apply to employers and employees under the jurisdiction of the employee relations commissions established by, and in effect for, the County of Los Angeles and the City of Los Angeles, and does not affect the authority of those commissions provided by subdivision (d) of Section 3509.