CA AB1179 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on July 13 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-07-13 - Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 67, Statutes of 2023.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


An act to amend Section 271 of the Family Code, relating to family law.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Pro trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.


Family law: attorney’s fees.


Roll Calls

2023-06-22 - Senate - Consent Calendar AB1179 Pacheco (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-06-13 - Senate - Do pass and be ordered to the Consent Calendar (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-04-17 - Assembly - AB 1179 Pacheco Consent Calendar Second Day Regular Session (Y: 79 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-03-28 - Assembly - Do pass as amended. To Consent Calendar (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-07-13 Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 67, Statutes of 2023.
2023-07-13 Approved by the Governor.
2023-07-03 Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 3 p.m.
2023-06-22AssemblyIn Assembly. Ordered to Engrossing and Enrolling.
2023-06-22SenateRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Assembly. (Ayes 39. Noes 0. Page 1682.).
2023-06-15SenateRead second time. Ordered to Consent Calendar.
2023-06-14SenateFrom committee: Do pass. To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 10. Noes 0.) (June 13).
2023-05-03SenateReferred to Com. on JUD.
2023-04-18SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2023-04-17AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 79. Noes 0. Page 1178.)
2023-03-30AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to Consent Calendar.
2023-03-29AssemblyRead second time and amended. Ordered returned to second reading.
2023-03-28AssemblyFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended. To Consent Calendar. (Ayes 9. Noes 0.) (March 28).
2023-03-02AssemblyReferred to Com. on JUD.
2023-02-17AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 19.
2023-02-16AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Family Code271Amended CodeCitation Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments