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Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

New law will replace the cash bail system with one that assesses individual risk instead of personal wealth 

SACRAMENTO – Senator Bob Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) and Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) announced today that Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 10, the bill they authored that will eliminate the money bail system in California and replace it with a system that assesses each person’s individual public safety or flight risk.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Assemblymember Rob Bonta greets Governor Brown during historic bail reform signing
Speaker Anthony Rendon, Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins Governor Brown, Senator Hertzberg, Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, and Assemblymember Rob Bonta
Assemblymember Rob Bonta, Governor Brown, and legislative staffers Justin Rausa, and Jerome Parra
Assemblymember Rob Bonta speaks with Governor Brown during historic bail reform signing
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

AB 1793 Creates Simpler Pathway for People to Exercise Existing Right to Reduce or Remove Out-dated Cannabis Convictions from Their Records

 

SACRAMENTO - Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) issued the following statement on AB 1793 passing the Senate and moving to the Governor’s Desk:

Wednesday, August 22, 2018