|April 14, 2017
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Blueprint for More Housing Legislation Heads to Senate Environmental Quality Committee for Final Policy HearingAs hundreds of city officials gather at the Sacramento Convention Center next Wednesday for Legislative Action Day, SB 540 (Roth), the League-sponsored Workforce Housing Opportunity Zone bill, will be heard in the Senate Environmental Quality Committee. The bill passed out of the Senate Transportation and Housing and Governance and Finance committees in March with bipartisan support. Triple referred, the April 19 hearing will be the third and final policy hearing before the bill can go to the full Senate for action.
Action Item, Housing, Legislation, Hot Bills, Meetings and Events, Legislative Hearings
AB 1250 Set for April 19 Hearing, Cities Urged to OpposeA recent gut-and-amend bill targeting cities and counties that contract for city services will be heard in the Assembly Public Employees Retirement and Social Security Committee on Wednesday April, 19. As amended, AB 1250 (Jones-Sawyer) a multifaceted attack on local discretion and places substantial burdens on local agencies by adding onerous, over prescriptive and unnecessary requirements that have significant impacts on local governance. Cities are urged to review this bill and take immediate action to oppose and members in Sacramento on April 19 for Legislative Action Day can testify directly in committee in opposition.
Action Item, Employee Relations, Legislation, Hot Bills, Meetings and Events, Legislative Hearings Senate and Assembly publish weekly television schedules, but audio is always available online. In addition, many hearings are also webcast via the California Channel.
Legislation, Hot Bills, Meetings and Events, Legislative Hearings
May 11 Webinar will Cover How Your City Can Increase Efficiency of Delivering Medical Benefits to Active EmployeesJoin the League on Thursday, May 11 at 10 a.m. for a one-hour complimentary webinar to learn how your city can utilize the League of California Cities® Health Benefits Marketplace℠ (HBM) administration platform to manage active employee medical benefits. The HBM leverages state of the art technology, enabling public sector HR professionals to streamline efficiencies around enrollments, administration, ACA reporting, delivery of wellness and more.
Health Benefits Marketplae, Meetings and Events
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