California Legislative Report

October 8, 2020 – Bills signed & vetoed by the Governor

Governor Newsom signs SB 823,  the historic legislation that will finally close the California state youth prison system.  Details on this and other youth justice reform bills approved by the Governor are in the enclosed report. Click on “learn more”.


SENATE BILL 823: CLOSURE AND REALIGNMENT OF THE CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF JUVENILE JUSTICE— a three page summary of what the bill does— closure timing, payments to counties, oversight provisions and other features of the reform bill.  Click on “learn more”.

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