CA SB979 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)
Status: Introduced on February 11 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-05-21 - May 20 set for first hearing. Failed passage in committee. (Ayes 2. Noes 5.) Reconsideration granted.
Pending: Senate Public Safety Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


An act to add Chapter 9 (commencing with Section 540) to Title 13 of Part 1 of the Penal Code, relating to property crimes.

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Property crimes: unlawful entry onto property.


Roll Calls

2020-05-20 - Senate - [First] hearing set for [05-20-2020]: Failed passage in Committee. Reconsideration granted (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-05-20 - Senate - Do pass, but first be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations] (Y: 2 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2020-05-21SenateMay 20 set for first hearing. Failed passage in committee. (Ayes 2. Noes 5.) Reconsideration granted.
2020-05-12SenateSet for hearing May 20.
2020-03-18SenateMarch 24 hearing postponed by committee.
2020-03-16SenateFrom committee with author's amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
2020-03-10SenateSet for hearing March 24.
2020-02-20SenateReferred to Com. on PUB. S.
2020-02-12SenateFrom printer. May be acted upon on or after March 13.
2020-02-11SenateIntroduced. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Penal Code540New CodeSee Bill Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments