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Legislation: ABX3 1Assembly Member Noreen EvansDemocratBillAmended in Senate and AssemblyABX3 1 is an appropriations bill that funds the College of the Redwoods humanities building and Monterey Peninsula College humanities building, along with other major projects.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/abx3_1_bill_20090214_amended_sen_v97.html
Legislation: SBX3 1Senator Denise DuchenyDemocratBillApproved and Chaptered by Secretary of StateSBX3 1 is an appropriations bill that includes the funding for the Monterey Peninsula College humanities building and the College of the Redwoods Humanities building, along with other major projects.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sbx3_1_bill_20090220_chaptered.html
Legislation: SBX3 16Senator Denise DuchenyDemocratBillVetoed by GovernorThe bill amends and supplements the 2009 budget act. It includes the five college campuses that will have appropriated funds for humanities buildings (see previous bill pertaining to the 2009 budget act).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sbx3_16_bill_20090630_enrolled.html
Legislation: AB 105Assembly Member Noreen EvansDemocratBillDied After Referred to Committee on BudgetThe legislation is the Budget Act of 2009, and it gives funds to Monterey Peninsula College for the Modernize Humanities, Business, and Student Services Buildings (preliminary plans and working drawings -- $403,000). The funds were also appropriated to College of the Redwoods for their New Science/Humanities Building Seismic Replacement (Construction--$27,304,000).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0101-0150/ab_105_bill_20090109_introduced.html
Legislation: AB 180Committee on BudgetN/ABillAmended in SenateThe legislation amends and supplements the 2009 Budget Act. It references the humanities with regard to funding at Monterey Peninsula College, College of the Redwoods, Cypress College, and UC Santa Cruz. All the mentioned funding projects have to do with humanities facilities/buildings. ABX3 10 also amends the 2009 Budget Act and discusses the funding for the college campuses, and ABX4 1 was filed with the Secretary of State after it passed both the State Assembly and Senate. Each of these bills also discussed the college campuses and funding the humanities facilities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0151-0200/ab_180_bill_20090624_amended_sen_v98.html
Legislation: SB 401Senator Lois WolkDemocratBillApproved and Chaptered by Secretary of StateThe bill seeks to amend and repeal parts of the Revenue and Taxation Code. It omits the humanities from the notion of "basic research" in California.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0401-0450/sb_401_bill_20100412_chaptered.html
Legislation: SB 444Senator Roy AshburnRepublicanBillIntroducedThe bill amends sections of the Revenue and Taxation Code, and it omits humanities from the notion of "basic research" in California.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0401-0450/sb_444_bill_20090226_introduced.html
Legislation: AB 1484Assembly Member Joel AndersonRepublicanBillAmended in AssemblySimilar to the Senate bills referenced above, the bill amends the Revenue and Taxation Code. It adopts the definition of "basic research" that omits the humanities, research outside of California, etc.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1484_bill_20090414_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: AB 1580Assembly Member Charles CalderonDemocratBillPassed, but Vetoed by GovernorSimilar to the bills above, the act amends and repeals portions of the Revenue and Taxation Code. It adopts the definition of "basic research" that omits the humanities, research outside of California, etc.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_1551-1600/ab_1580_bill_20090923_enrolled.html
Legislation: ACR 70Assembly Member Fiona MaDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThis is a resolution for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." It states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate and advance the fields of the arts and humanities, business, education, information technology, law, public safety, science, sports, and the environment." http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/acr_70_bill_20090603_chaptered.html
Legislation: HR 17Assembly Members John A. Perez and Tom AmmianoDemocratResolutionAmended and AdoptedThis is a resolution for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor including business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_17_bill_20090622_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: AB 1609Assembly Member Bob BlumenfieldDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyAB 1609 is the Budget Act of 2010. It discusses various funding projets, including the Capital Outlay Bond Fund of $92,553,000, and $4,485,000, which is appropriated to the Monterey Peninsula College for construction and equipment on Modernize Humanities, Business, and Student Services Building. Other similar appropriations bills (AB 1630, AB 1633 and AB 1636) were introduced with modifications to the overall bill, but not with the humanities building.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_1601-1650/ab_1609_bill_20100810_amended_asm_v97.html
Legislation: SB 874Senator Denise DuchenyDemocratBillAmended in SenateAn updated version of the appropriations bill that includes the funding for the Monterey Peninsula College humanities building.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_874_bill_20100609_amended_sen_v98.html
Legislation: SB 870Senator Denise DuchenyDemocratBillChaptered by Secretary of StateAn updated version of the appropriations bill that includes the funding for the Monterey Peninsula College humanities building.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_870_bill_20101008_chaptered.html
Legislation: SB 873Senator Dennis Hollingsworth and Assembly Member Martin GarrickRepublicanBillAmended in AssemblyAnother version of the appropriations bill that includes the funding for the Monterey Peninsula College humanities building.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_873_bill_20100831_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: SBX8 32Senators Lois Wolk and Mark LenoDemocratBillVetoed by GovernorThe act amends and repeals parts of the Revenue and Taxation Code, and it defines "basic research" in a way that omits the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sbx8_32_bill_20100315_enrolled.html
Legislation: SBX8 58Senators Robert Dutton and Sharon RunnerRepublicanBillIntroducedAn act that amends parts of the Revenue and Taxation Code, and it defines "basic research" in a way that omits the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0051-0100/sbx8_58_bill_20100212_introduced.html
Legislation: SB 1073Senator Roy AshburnRepublicanBillAmended in SenateThe act amends sections of the Revenue and Taxation Code. It omits humanities from the notion of "basic research" in California.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_1051-1100/sb_1073_bill_20100503_amended_sen_v98.html
Legislation: AB 2278Assembly Member Joel AndersonRepublicanBillAmended in AssemblyThe bill amends the Revenue and Taxation Code. It states, "The provisions of Section 41(e)(7)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code, shall be modified so that 'basic research,' for purposes of this section, includes any basic or applied research including scientific inquiry or original investigation for the advancement of scientific or engineering knowledge or the improved effectiveness of commercial products, except that the term does not include any of the following: .... (2) Basic research in the social sciences, arts, or humanities..."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_2251-2300/ab_2278_bill_20100511_amended_asm_v97.html
Legislation: SB 1239Senator Mark WylandRepublicanBillAmended in SenateThe bill amends and repeals sections of the Revenue and Taxation Code, and it omits humanities from the notion of "basic research" in California.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_1201-1250/sb_1239_bill_20100325_amended_sen_v98.html
Legislation: SBX6 9Senators Robert Dutton and Sharon RunnerRepublicanBillAmended in SenateAn act to amend parts of the Revenue and Taxation Code, and it defines "basic research" in a way that omits the humanities. http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sbx6_9_bill_20100607_amended_sen_v97.html
Legislation: ACR 157Assembly Member Paul FongDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution is for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." It states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate and advance the fields of the arts and humanities, business, education, information technology, law, public safety, science, sports, and the environment." http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0151-0200/acr_157_bill_20100914_chaptered.html
Legislation: HR 30Assembly Members John A. Perez and Tom AmmianoDemocratResolutionAmended and AdoptedThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor including business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_30_bill_20100512_introduced.html
Legislation: SR 44Senators Christine Kehoe and Mark LenoDemocratResolutionAdoptedThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/09-10/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_44_bill_20100604_enrolled.html
Legislation: AB 92Assembly Member Bob BlumenfieldDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyAB 92 is the Budget Bill for 2011. With regard to the University of California Irvine Campus, the bill states, "For capital outlay, University of California, payable from the 2006 University Capital Outlay Bond Fund..... 2,267,000...Irvine Campus...(1) 99.09.365-Humanities Building-- Equipment....... 2,267,000." This is significant because the humanities building got large sums of funding from the state. The Budget Act of 2011 was also sent through the Senate (SB 68).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/ab_92_bill_20110228_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: AB 98Committee on BudgetN/ABillVetoed by GovernorThe bill amends the Budget Act of 2011. In this version, the humanities are referenced in the California Community College Capital Outlay Bond Fund. For the College of the Redwoods, the money will provide for "New Science/Humanities Building Seismic Replacement--Working drawings and construction."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/ab_98_bill_20110614_amended_sen_v96.html
Legislation: SB 87Senator Mark LenoDemocratBillApproved and Chaptered by Secretary of StateThis is the Budget Act of 2011 that was approved by the Secretary of State. It discusses funding to the College of Redwoods (humanities building) and UCI (humanities building).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/sen/sb_0051-0100/sb_87_bill_20110630_chaptered.html
Legislation: ACR 36Assembly Member Das WilliamsDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThis is a resolution for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." It states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate and advance the fields of the arts and humanities, business, education, information technology, law, public safety, science, sports, and the environment." http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/acr_36_bill_20110711_chaptered.html
Legislation: HR 15Assembly Member Tom AmmianoDemocratResolutionAmended and Adopted in AssemblyThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_15_bill_20110620_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: SR 18Senators Mark Leno and Christine KehoeDemocratResolutionAdopted in SenateThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor including business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_18_bill_20110623_enrolled.html
Legislation: AB 1463Assembly Member Bob BlumenfieldDemocratBillReferred to Committee on BudgetAB 1463 is the Budget Act for 2012. In addition to various funding projects, the bill states that Monterey Peninsula College will receive reappropriated funds of $1,349,000 for "Modernize Humanities, Business, and Student Services Building--construction and equipment..." Senator Leno also introduced the Budget Bill in the Senate (S. 957 and S. 1004).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_1451-1500/ab_1463_bill_20120110_introduced.html
Legislation: AB 2506Assembly Member V. Manuel PérezDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyThe bill seeks to amend the Revenue and Taxation Code. Like other legislation on the Revenue and Taxation Code, "basic research" does not include the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_2501-2550/ab_2506_bill_20120329_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: SB 1376Senator Ted GainesRepublicanBillAmended in SenateThe act amends and repeals a section of the Revenue and Taxation code as well as the Unemployment Insurance Code. It uses the "basic research" description that omits the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/sen/sb_1351-1400/sb_1376_bill_20120416_amended_sen_v98.html
Legislation: ACR 149Assembly Member Richard PanDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution is for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." It states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate and advance the fields of the arts and humanities, business, education, information technology, law, public safety, science, sports, and the environment."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0101-0150/acr_149_bill_20120531_chaptered.html
Legislation: SR 34Senators Mark Leno and Christine KehoeDemocratResolutionAdopted in SenateThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor including business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_34_bill_20120621_enrolled.html
Legislation: HR 29Assembly Members Rich Gordon, John A. Pérez, Tom Ammiano, Toni Atkins, and Ricardo LaraDemocratResolutionAmended and Adopted in AssemblyThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_29_bill_20120618_amended_asm_v98.html
Legislation: ACR 20Assembly Members Dan Logue and Henry PereaBipartisanResolutionChaptered by Secretary of State"This measure would recognize the need for the inclusion of Sikhism in world religions, Eastern religions, Asian, and South Asian courses at all postsecondary educational institutions and advise the concerned academic governing bodies, deans, and department chairs to include Sikhism in their institution's world religions, Eastern religions, Asian, and South Asian courses." The legislation mentions at the end that the resolution will be copied to multiple people in academia, including the "deans of humanities."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/acr_20_bill_20130501_chaptered.html
Legislation: AB 653Assembly Member V. Manuel PérezDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyThe bill seeks to amend the Governor Code and Revenue and Taxation Code. Similar to other bills, the same clause omitting the humanities from basic research is used: "The provisions of Section 41(e)(7)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code, relating to basic research, shall be modified so that 'basic research,' for purposes of this section, includes any basic or applied research including scientific inquiry or original investigation for the advancement of scientific or engineering knowledge or the improved effectiveness of commercial products, except that the term does not include any of the following: ....(2) Basic research in the social sciences, arts, or humanities..."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0651-0700/ab_653_bill_20130805_amended_asm_v95.html
Legislation: ACR 56Assembly Member Ed ChauDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThis is a similar resolution as the previous bills that recognize Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month. It states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate, advance, and lead in the fields of art, fashion, business, technology, education, science, government, law, humanities, medicine, sports, and entertainment."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/acr_56_bill_20130605_chaptered.html
Legislation: HR 20Assembly Member Rich GordonDemocratResolutionAmended in Assembly and AdoptedThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_20_bill_20130624_amended_asm_v98.htm
Legislation: SR 14Senator Ricardo LaraDemocratResolutionAdopted in SenateThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_14_bill_20130624_enrolled.html
Legislation: ACR 71Assembly Member Shirley Weber DemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution supports Africana studies in California's higher education institutions. It states, "Whereas, Africana studies is comprised of several disciplines, including art history, humanities, political science, behavioral science, and history."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/acr_71_bill_20130927_chaptered.html
Legislation: AB 1564Assembly Member V. Manuel PérezDemocratBillAmended in AssemblySimilar to previous bills, AB 1564 amends the Revenue and Taxaction Code, and, again, the act quotes the definition of "basic research" that omits the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_1551-1600/ab_1564_bill_20140506_amended_asm_v96.htm
Legislation: AB 2330Assembly Member Kevin MullinDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyThe act seeks to amend the Revenue and Taxaction Code, and, again, the act quotes the definition of "basic research" that omits the humanities.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_2301-2350/ab_2330_bill_20140515_amended_asm_v96.htm
Legislation: ACR 133Assembly Member Rob BontaDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution is on "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month," and it is nearly identical to the bills on the topic referenced above.http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0101-0150/acr_133_bill_20140610_chaptered.html
Legislation: HR 43Assembly Member Rich GordonDemocratResolutionAmended in Assembly and AdoptedThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_43_bill_20140623_amended_asm_v97.htm
Legislation: SR 49Senators Mark Leno, Cathleen Galgiani, and Ricardo LaraDemocratResolutionAdopted in SenateThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/13-14/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_49_bill_20140624_enrolled.html
Legislation: AB 437Assembly Member Toni AtkinsDemocratBillPassed Both Houses, but Vetoed by GovernorThe bill amends the Revenue and Taxation Code. It states, "The provisions of Section 41(e)(7)(A) of the Internal Revenue Code, relating to basic research, shall be modified so that 'basic research,' for purposes of this section, includes any basic or applied research including scientific inquiry or original investigation for the advancement of scientific or engineering knowledge or the improved effectiveness of commercial products, except that the term does not include any of the following: (1) Basic research conducted outside California. (2) Basic research in the social sciences, arts, or humanities. (3) Basic research for the purpose of improving a commercial product if the improvements relate to style, taste, cosmetic, or seasonal design factors."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/asm/ab_0401-0450/ab_437_bill_20150904_enrolled.html
Legislation: AB 544Assembly Member Kevin MullinDemocratBillAmended in AssemblyThe bill amends a specific section of the Revenue and Taxation Code on the topic of taxation. Like the previous bill, the notion of the "humanities" is excluded from the definition of "basic research."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/asm/ab_0501-0550/ab_544_bill_20150520_amended_asm_v97.htm
Legislation: ACR 61Assembly Member Kansen ChuDemocratResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution is for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." When recognizing these specific Americans, the resolution states, "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate, advance, and lead in the fields of art, fashion, business, technology, education, science, government, law, humanities, medicine, sports, and entertainment."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/asm/ab_0051-0100/acr_61_bill_20150602_chaptered.html
Legislation: SCR 52Senator Bob Huff and Senator Janet NguyenRepublicanResolutionChaptered by Secretary of StateThe resolution is for "Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month." It was also passed in the Assembly (ACR 61). "Whereas, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans continue to cultivate, advance, and lead in the fields of art, fashion, business, technology, education, science, government, law, humanities, medicine, sports, and entertainment."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/sen/sb_0051-0100/scr_52_bill_20150610_chaptered.html
Legislation: SR 33Senators Mark Leno, Cathleen Galgiani, and Ricardo LaraDemocratResolutionAdopted in SenateThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports and athletics, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life." The same resolution was passed in the Assembly (HR 24).http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/sen/sb_0001-0050/sr_33_bill_20150623_enrolled.html
Legislation: HR 24Assembly Member Susan EggmanDemocratResolutionAmended in Assembly and AdoptedThe resolution is for LGBT Pride Month. It states, "Whereas, Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people have made important and lasting contributions to our great state and nation in every field of endeavor, including, but not limited to, business, medicine, law, humanities, science, literature, politics, education, music, philanthropy, sports and athletics, arts, and culture, that enrich our national life."http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/15-16/bill/asm/ab_0001-0050/hr_24_bill_20150622_amended_asm_v98.htm