SACRAMENTO – During today’s start of the 2017-2018 legislative session, the California State Assembly and California State Senate joined together to take immediate action that could inoculate the potential impact of President-elect Donald Trump’s stated plans to deport up to 3 million undocumented residents.
(Oakland, CA) – Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) issued the following statement today regarding San Francisco City Attorney Dennis J. Herrera’s decision not to defend the state bail schedule in a lawsuit against the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department:
“Dennis Herrera’s decision not to defend the state’s broken bail system is a strong statement that justice truly must be for all.
Assemblymember Rob Bonta was elected to the California State Assembly's 18th District in 2012, where he represents the cities of Oakland, Alameda, and San Leandro. He was the first Filipino American legislator in California's then 165-year history.
(Sacramento, CA) – Today Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 2679,which will establish key standards for medical cannabis manufacturers, help implement the landmark Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MCRSA), and end misguided raids on manufacturers.
(Sacramento, CA) – Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assemblymember Rob Bonta’s (D-Oakland) AB 2792, the Transparent Review of Unjust Transfers and Holds (TRUTH) Act, protecting immigrants from controversial Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) practices that are tearing families apart.