The California Legislature plays a major role in ensuring protections from the impact of tobacco. The legislative process moves swiftly, and includes many twists and turns. To help you navigate this process, the Center provides regular legislative updates that can be distributed or handed out at coalition meeting. These updates provide information on tobacco related bills, the legislative schedule and the legislative process, ensuring you understand the legislative process and how it fits in with the work you do at the local level.
Below are the legislative updates for the current session and previous two-year sessions.