CA AB979 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-07-09 - In committee: Hearing postponed by committee.
Pending: Senate Banking and Financial Institutions Committee
Hearing: Jul 20 in John L. Burton Hearing Room
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


An act to add Sections 301.4 and 2115.6 to the Corporations Code, relating to corporations.

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Corporations: boards of directors: underrepresented communities.


Roll Calls

2020-01-27 - Assembly - AB 979 Reyes Assembly Third Reading (Y: 73 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-23 - Assembly - Do pass (Y: 17 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-08 - Assembly - Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations] (Y: 4 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-07-09SenateIn committee: Hearing postponed by committee.
2020-07-02SenateRe-referred to Com. on B. & F.I.
2020-06-30SenateRe-referred to Com. on RLS.
2020-06-30SenateWithdrawn from committee.
2020-06-29SenateFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on L., P.E. & R.
2020-06-23SenateReferred to Com. on L., P.E. & R.
2020-01-28SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2020-01-27AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 73. Noes 0. Page 3894.)
2020-01-23AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2020-01-23AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass. (Ayes 17. Noes 0.) (January 23).
2020-01-23AssemblyIn committee: Set, first hearing. Referred to APPR. suspense file.
2020-01-08AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 4. Noes 1.) (January 8). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
2020-01-07AssemblyRe-referred to Com. on P.E. & R.
2020-01-06AssemblyFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on P.E. & R. Read second time and amended.
2019-04-24AssemblyIn committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
2019-03-04AssemblyReferred to Com. on P.E. & R.
2019-02-22AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 24.
2019-02-21AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Corporations Code2115.6New CodeSee Bill Text
Corporations Code301.4New CodeSee Bill Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments