CA SB608 | 2015-2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 1 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-02-01 - Returned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An act to add Part 2.2 (commencing with Section 53.8) to Division 1 of, the Civil Code, and to amend Section 647 of the Penal Code, relating to homelessness.

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2016-02-01SenateReturned to Secretary of Senate pursuant to Joint Rule 56.
2015-12-16SenateJanuary 5 set for second hearing canceled at the request of author.
2015-12-10SenateSet for hearing January 5.
2015-04-08SenateApril 7 set for first hearing. Testimony taken. Further hearing to be set.
2015-03-25SenateSet for hearing April 7.
2015-03-12SenateReferred to Coms. on T. & H. and JUD.
2015-03-02SenateFrom printer. May be acted upon on or after April 1. Read first time.
2015-02-27SenateIntroduced. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Civil Code53.8New CodeSee Bill Text
Penal Code647Amended CodeCitation Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments