Key State Issues Report

Key State Issues
An insider's perspective on health care-related bills

Since the last update to CHA Key State Issues, the Governor has signed: AB 2180 (Alejo—district hospital employment contracts); SB 289 (Hernandez—flexibility for clinical scientist laboratory training programs); SB 1402 (Lieu—health workforce initiative); SB 863 (De Leon—workers’ compensation reform); and AB 1731 (Block—perinatal services: critical congenital heart disease screening).

As of this morning, top-priority CHA-opposed SB 1246 (Hernandez) is still pending action on the Governor’s desk.

Issued weekly during the legislative session, the Key State Issues report provides an insider’s view on the progress of high-priority health-related bills moving through the legislative process.

For more information, please see the attached September 20 Key State Issues.