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Public Contract Code - PCC

DIVISION 2. GENERAL PROVISIONS [1100 - 22355]

  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1981, Ch. 306. )

PART 2. CONTRACTING BY STATE AGENCIES [10100 - 19150]

  ( Heading of Part 2 added by Stats. 1982, Ch. 1120, Sec. 6. )

CHAPTER 2.8. Local News Preference in marketing or outreach advertising [11800 - 11804]
  ( Chapter 2.8 added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. )

11800.
  

For purposes of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply:

(a) “Department” means the Department of General Services.

(b) “State agency” means each entity identified in Section 11000 of the Government Code, and includes the California State University.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. (AB 323) Effective January 1, 2021. Inoperative July 1, 2023. Repealed as of January 1, 2024, pursuant to Section 11804.)

11801.
  

It is the declared policy of the Legislature that the state should assess and evaluate the effectiveness of its contracts to determine how it can best utilize its media and marketing and communication efforts to reach its ethnic residents, including, but not limited to, Latino, African American, Asian-Pacific Islander, Indigenous, and Middle Eastern communities, and its LGBTQIA residents.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. (AB 323) Effective January 1, 2021. Inoperative July 1, 2023. Repealed as of January 1, 2024, pursuant to Section 11804.)

11802.
  

(a) Beginning July 1, 2021, the department shall publish, by July 1 of each year and on the department’s internet website, a report that identifies all of the following:

(1) Each state agency that paid for placement of marketing or outreach advertising material pursuant to a contract.

(2) The amounts paid by each state agency to each media platform pursuant to a contract, including pursuant to a subcontract if the information is available, to place marketing or outreach advertising material.

(3) The recipients of the amounts paid by each state agency to media platforms, including to any subcontractors if the information is available, with which the agency contracted or subcontracted to place marketing or outreach advertising materials.

(4) The information required in paragraphs (1) to (3), inclusive, shall be further disaggregated to report information on contracts, including on subcontracts if the information is available, for both of the following:

(A) For the placement of marketing or outreach advertising material targeting specific ethnic communities, including, but not limited to, Latino, African American, Asian-Pacific Islander, Indigenous, and Middle Eastern communities.

(B) For the placement of marketing or outreach advertising material targeting the LGBTQIA community.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. (AB 323) Effective January 1, 2021. Inoperative July 1, 2023. Repealed as of January 1, 2024, pursuant to Section 11804.)

11803.
  

This chapter is not intended to amend any of the provisions of Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 6000) of Division 7 of Title 1 of the Government Code.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. (AB 323) Effective January 1, 2021. Inoperative July 1, 2023. Repealed as of January 1, 2024, pursuant to Section 11804.)

11804.
  

This chapter shall become inoperative on July 1, 2023, and, as of January 1, 2024, is repealed.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 341, Sec. 3. (AB 323) Effective January 1, 2021. Repealed as of January 1, 2024, by its own provisions. Note: Repeal affects Chapter 2.8, commencing with Section 11800.)

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