California State Legislature (LEGISLATURE)

This is the website for the California State Legislature. You can find legislation, hearings, and look up information about leadership and caucuses.

Frequently Asked Questions

On January 1st of each year, the California Law database is updated with all new laws that became effective on January 1st of that calendar year. The California Law database is also updated as bills are passed and become effective during the legislative session.
To view amended versions of a bill, use the drop-down box labeled, "Version:" located to the right of the bill's subject. Select the desired bill version and click "Go."
Please use the LegInfo website located at: to access the bill's PDF version with page and line numbers. It is our objective to make PDF versions for these bills available in a future release.

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