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News Room: 2003-2004 Legislation

May 2012

Friday, May 25, 2012
Seniors Honor Simitian for Financial Abuse Protections

February 2012

Thursday, February 23, 2012
Simitian Praises Attorney General’s Enforcement of Online Privacy Law for Mobile Apps

December 2011

Friday, December 23, 2011
Op-ed: New Law To Stop ‘Robo-tripping’ Needs a Village To Make it Work

Tuesday, December 20, 2011
First-in-the-Nation ‘Robotripping’ Law Takes Effect January 1

June 2011

Thursday, June 09, 2011
Waging a years-long battle for more school funding

April 2011

Thursday, April 14, 2011
Simitian’s Consumer Privacy Protection Bill Passed By Senate

August 2010

Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Simitian Welcomes EPA’s ‘No Discharge’ Ruling for Ships

Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Ban on sewage dumping along California coast to get federal teeth

February 2010

Monday, February 22, 2010
Simitian Legislation To Strengthen Hands-Free/Texting Laws

December 2009

Wednesday, December 30, 2009
An exoneree’s story continues

October 2009

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Reminder To Drivers To Keep “Wipers On, Lights On” In Storm

July 2009

Monday, July 27, 2009
Documentary tells the story of Simitian bill for the wrongly convicted

May 2009

Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Privacy Piracy interview with California State Senator Joe Simitian, 11th District

March 2009

Monday, March 09, 2009
California’s data breach law may get an update

January 2008

Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Cough syrup: drug of choice for teens

December 2007

Friday, December 07, 2007
As rain returns to Bay Area, time to review headlight-wiper law

October 2007

Tuesday, October 02, 2007
Law allows mail-in special election

September 2004

Thursday, September 30, 2004
Gov. Signs Two Elder Abuse Bills; Vetoes Third

Friday, September 24, 2004
Governor Signs Landmark Cruise Ship Bills

Tuesday, September 21, 2004
Governor Sign “Oughta Be a Law” Bill; Fourth Annual Contest Begins Today

March 2004

Friday, March 19, 2004
Simitian Bill Aims To End ‘Robotripping’

February 2004

Friday, February 20, 2004
Simitan Announces Elder Abuse Omnibus Bill

Wednesday, February 18, 2004
Simitian Bill to Help Underfunded Schools

Monday, February 09, 2004
San Mateo County Schools Support Simitian Bill

January 2004

Monday, January 19, 2004
Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill Back on Assembly Floor

Monday, January 05, 2004
Simitian Education Bills Bring New Funds to Schools

December 2003

Wednesday, December 31, 2003
Simitian Environmental Protection Package Now In Effect

Monday, December 29, 2003
Parents Take Heed as New Year’s Eve Approaches: New Law Targets Teen Drinking and Driving

November 2003

Monday, November 10, 2003
Simitian Named One of “Scientific American’s 50”

October 2003

Thursday, October 16, 2003
Simitian Bill a Winner for Ravenswood School District and Special Education Students

Tuesday, October 14, 2003
Simitian Online Privacy Bill Becomes Law

Monday, October 13, 2003
Governor Signs Forest Protection Legislation: Final Bill in Four Bill Environmental Package

Friday, October 10, 2003
Gov. Signs San Mateo County Child Care Pilot Program

Friday, October 03, 2003
Governor Signs Simitian Bill to Get California Kids Learning in the Great Outdoors

Wednesday, October 01, 2003
Governor Signs Pair of “Oughta Be a Law” Bills Third Annual Contest Begins Today

September 2003

Tuesday, September 30, 2003
Simitian Clears School Path for Disabled Kids

Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Governor Signs Simitian’s Cruise Ship Pollution Bill

Thursday, September 04, 2003
Simitian Bill Aims to Put Kids Out to Sea

August 2003

Friday, August 29, 2003
Simitian Bill to Get California Kids Learning in the Great Outdoors

Wednesday, August 20, 2003
Simitian, Nakano, Laird Call for Passage of Bills to Stop Cruise Ship Pollution

Monday, August 18, 2003
Tired of Covering the Recall? Come Watch Three Assemblymembers Battle Cruise Ship Pollution

July 2003

Thursday, July 03, 2003
Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill to be Heard in Senate Transportation Committee

May 2003

Thursday, May 29, 2003
Merit, not mating: AB 1229

Thursday, May 29, 2003
Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill Passes Out of Assembly

Wednesday, May 28, 2003
Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill to be Heard on Assembly Floor

Tuesday, May 20, 2003
Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill Headed for Key Vote

Thursday, May 08, 2003
Simitian Senior Housing Bill Passes Out of Committee

Monday, May 05, 2003
California Law to Protect Whistleblowers, Others Online

Thursday, May 01, 2003
Simitian Seeks to Limit Cruise Ship Dumping

April 2003

Monday, April 28, 2003
California Cyber Cop Act Advances

Thursday, April 10, 2003
State Declares Library Week - April 6 Through 12

Wednesday, April 09, 2003
Simitian Bill to Expand Child Care Opportunities Clears First Hurdle

Monday, April 07, 2003
AB 47 Loma Prietan Op Ed

March 2003

Wednesday, March 19, 2003
Legislators Announce Forestry Reform Package

Monday, March 17, 2003
Three Winners Announced for “There Oughta Be a Law” Contest

Monday, March 03, 2003
Third Time’s a Charm for Hands-Free Cell Phone Bill

February 2003

Friday, February 28, 2003
Press Advisory: Simitian to Hold Press Conference on Hands-free Cell Phone Bill (AB 45)

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