CA AB579 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on October 8 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-10-08 - Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 445, Statutes of 2023.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


An act to add Sections 17927 and 39803.5 to the Education Code, relating to schoolbuses.

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Schoolbuses: zero-emission vehicles.


Roll Calls

2023-09-12 - Assembly - AB 579 Ting Concurrence in Senate Amendments (Y: 63 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2023-09-11 - Senate - Assembly 3rd Reading AB579 Ting By Newman (Y: 31 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-09-01 - Senate - Do pass (Y: 5 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-08-14 - Senate - Placed on suspense file (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-06-28 - Senate - Do pass as amended, but first amend, and re-refer to the Committee on [Appropriations] (Y: 6 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-31 - Assembly - AB 579 Ting Assembly Third Reading (Y: 61 N: 14 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2023-05-18 - Assembly - Do pass (Y: 11 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-03-29 - Assembly - Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations] (Y: 5 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-10-08 Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 445, Statutes of 2023.
2023-10-08 Approved by the Governor.
2023-09-19 Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 4 p.m.
2023-09-12AssemblySenate amendments concurred in. To Engrossing and Enrolling. (Ayes 63. Noes 11.).
2023-09-12AssemblyAssembly Rule 77 suspended.
2023-09-11AssemblyIn Assembly. Concurrence in Senate amendments pending. May be considered on or after September 13 pursuant to Assembly Rule 77.
2023-09-11SenateRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Assembly. (Ayes 31. Noes 8.).
2023-09-05SenateRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2023-09-01SenateFrom committee: Do pass. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (September 1).
2023-08-14SenateIn committee: Referred to APPR suspense file.
2023-06-29SenateRead second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
2023-06-28SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 6. Noes 1.) (June 28).
2023-06-19SenateFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on ED.
2023-06-14SenateReferred to Com. on ED.
2023-06-01SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2023-05-31AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 61. Noes 14.)
2023-05-18AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2023-05-18AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass. (Ayes 11. Noes 3.) (May 18).
2023-05-03AssemblyIn committee: Set, first hearing. Referred to APPR. suspense file.
2023-04-26AssemblyIn committee: Hearing postponed by committee.
2023-03-30AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (March 29). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
2023-03-16AssemblyIn committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
2023-03-14AssemblyRe-referred to Com. on ED.
2023-03-13AssemblyFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on ED. Read second time and amended.
2023-02-17AssemblyReferred to Com. on ED.
2023-02-09AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 11.
2023-02-08AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education Code17927New CodeSee Bill Text
Education Code39803.5New CodeSee Bill Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments