This week, Thomas Gerhart talks with Maddy Orlando about California legislation to set up a wildfire recovery fund, also known as the PG&E Bailout bill.
Thomas Gerhart takes over the hosting duties from last season’s host, Kim Barnes, for Season 3 of In Session. To kick off Season 3, Thomas talks with Mike Adams about the bill he analyzed, AB 272, which allows schools to take smartphones away from students.
Kim and Jon Wainwright from the Capital Center for Law & Policy wrap up the second season of In Session by discussing the high points!
Thomas Gerhart wraps up season 2 by telling us about AB 375 and AB 2182. As the law is now, make sure to call any business that may have your personal information and tell them to delete it! (They have to).
Devinn Larsen is here to tell us about AB 2943, which would have banned the practice of charging for providing sexual orientation change efforts (or conversion therapy).
Trisha Mannie tells us about SB 224. This bill modifies current sexual harassment law by, among other things, providing that certain higher positions of power can be held liable for sexual harassment.
Today we’re talking with Reymond Huang about AB 2780. This bill, now the current law in California, expands the educational requirements for vocational evaluators in divorce proceedings.
Hayley Graves is here to tell us about SB 923, a bill that regulates criminal eyewitness identification procedures. Check it out and stay tuned for more great episodes!
Katie Young tells us about AB 2551, legislation that calls attention to our forest management policies and how they affect the frequency and severity of massive, out-of-control fires.
Today on In Session, Molly Alcorn talks to us about AB 931, the bill that would have raised California’s standard for when it is acceptable for a police officer to use deadly force.