CA AB700 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on September 22 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-09-22 - Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 196, Statutes of 2021.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


An act to amend Sections 977, 1043, and 1043.5 of the Penal Code, relating to criminal procedure.

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Criminal procedure: arraignment and trial.


Roll Calls

2021-08-26 - Senate - Assembly 3rd Reading AB700 Cunningham By Umberg (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-06-29 - Senate - Do pass (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-06-01 - Assembly - AB 700 Cunningham Assembly Third Reading (Y: 78 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-27 - Assembly - Do pass as amended (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-09-22 Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 196, Statutes of 2021.
2021-09-22 Approved by the Governor.
2021-09-01 Enrolled and presented to the Governor at 4:30 p.m.
2021-08-26AssemblyIn Assembly. Ordered to Engrossing and Enrolling.
2021-08-26SenateRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Assembly. (Ayes 36. Noes 0.).
2021-07-01SenateRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2021-06-30SenateFrom committee: Do pass. (Ayes 5. Noes 0. Page 1721.) (June 29).
2021-06-09SenateReferred to Com. on PUB. S.
2021-06-02SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2021-06-01AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 78. Noes 0.)
2021-05-03AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2021-04-29AssemblyRead second time and amended. Ordered returned to second reading.
2021-04-28AssemblyFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended. (Ayes 8. Noes 0.) (April 27).
2021-04-13AssemblyIn committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
2021-02-25AssemblyReferred to Com. on PUB. S.
2021-02-17AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 19.
2021-02-16AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Penal Code1043Amended CodeCitation Text
Penal Code1043.5Amended CodeCitation Text
Penal Code977Amended CodeCitation Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments