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Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg

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DARRELL STEINBERG
Senate President pro Tempore

Today's Events: 04/18/2014

2013-14 Legislative Session
  • The Senate has adjourned until Monday, 4/21, at 2:00 p.m.

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30311April 01, 2014
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, Noon
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • AGRICULTURE - 9:30 a.m.
  • ENERGY, UTILITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS - 9:30 a.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY - 10:30 a.m.
  • ELECTIONS AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS - HEARING CANCELED
  • JUDICIARY - 1:30 p.m.
  • TRANSPORTATION AND HOUSING - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

2April 02, 2014
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check-in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • EDUCATION - 9 a.m.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY - 9:30 a.m.
  • GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE - 9:30 a.m.
  • HEALTH - 1:30 p.m.
  • RULES - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

3April 03, 2014
Thursday, April 3, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, 9 a.m.
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 2 ON RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, ENERGY AND TRANSPORTATION - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 3 ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 4 ON STATE ADMINISTRATION AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 5 ON CORRECTIONS, PUBLIC SAFETY AND THE JUDICIARY - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • JOINT HEARING SELECT COMMITTEE ON CALIFORNIA'S ENERGY INDEPENDENCE AND ASSEMBLY SELECT COMMITTEE ON THE RENEWABLE ENERGY ECONOMY IN CALIFORNIA - Upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

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67April 07, 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, 2 p.m.
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • APPROPRIATIONS - 12 Noon
  • BUSINESS, PROFESSIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - 1 p.m. and upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

8April 08, 2014
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check-in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND WATER - 9 a.m.
  • GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION - 9:30 a.m. - SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS AT 9:30 A.M.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY - 9:30 a.m.
  • HUMAN SERVICES - 1:30 p.m.
  • JUDICIARY - 1:30 p.m.
  • TRANSPORTATION AND HOUSING - 1:30 p.m.
  • VETERANS AFFAIRS - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

9April 09, 2014
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check-in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • EDUCATION - 9 a.m.
  • LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS - 9:30 a.m.
  • GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE - 9:30 a.m.
  • JOINT HEARING SENATE PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND RETIREMENT AND ASSEMBLY PUBLIC EMPLOYEES, RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY COMMITTEE - 10:30 a.m.
  • BANKING AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - 1:30 p.m. or upon adjournment of Insurance Committee
  • HEALTH - 1:30 p.m.
  • INSURANCE - 1:30 p.m.
  • RULES - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

10April 10, 2014
Thursday, April 10, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, 9 a.m. SPRING RECESS BEGINS UPON ADJOURNMENT
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • JOINT HEARING BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 1 ON EDUCATION AND SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 3 ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 2 ON RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, ENERGY AND TRANSPORTATION - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 4 ON STATE ADMINISTRATION AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 5 ON CORRECTIONS, PUBLIC SAFETY AND THE JUDICIARY - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES
  • Spring Recess begins at end of this day’s session (J.R. 51(b)(1)).
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2021April 21, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: LEGISLATURE RECONVENES Floor Session, 2 p.m.
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • JOINT HEARING SENATE BUSINESS, PROFESSIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, SENATE EDUCATION, AND ASSEMBLY BUSINESS, PROFESSIONS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION, ASSEMBLY HIGHER EDUCATION - 10 a.m.
  • APPROPRIATIONS - 11 a.m.
  • BUSINESS, PROFESSIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - 1 p.m. and upon adjournment of session
  • PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND RETIREMENT - Upon adjournment of session
  • RULES - Upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES
  • Legislature reconvenes from Spring Recess (J.R. 51(b)(1)).
22April 22, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check–in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND WATER - 9 a.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY - 9 a.m.
  • GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION - 9:30 a.m.
  • ELECTIONS AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS - 1:30 p.m.
  • HUMAN SERVICES - 1:30 p.m.
  • JUDICIARY - 1:30 p.m.
  • TRANSPORTATION AND HOUSING - 1:30 p.m.
  • VETERANS AFFAIRS - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

23April 23, 2014
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check–in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • EDUCATION - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 9 a.m.
  • GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 9:30 a.m.
  • LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 9:30 a.m.
  • AGRICULTURE - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 1:30 p.m.
  • HEALTH - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 1:30 p.m.
  • INSURANCE - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/24/14 - 1:30 p.m.
  • RULES - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/21/14 - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

24April 24, 2014
Thursday, April 24, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, 9 a.m.
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • EDUCATION - Upon adjournment of session
  • GOVERNANCE AND FINANCE - Upon adjournment of session
  • INSURANCE - Upon adjournment of Governance and Finance
  • LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS - Upon adjournment of session
  • AGRICULTURE - Upon adjournment of Labor and Industrial Relations Committee
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 1 ON EDUCATION - HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 4/29/14
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 2 ON RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, ENERGY AND TRANSPORTATION - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • HEALTH - Upon adjournment of Senate Budget Subcommitte No. 2
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 4 ON STATE ADMINISTRATION AND GENERAL GOVERNMENT - 9:30 a.m. or upon adjournment of session
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 5 ON CORRECTIONS, PUBLIC SAFETY AND THE JUDICIARY - HEARING CANCELED
  • JOINT COMMITTEE ON FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE - Upon adjournment of session to 5 p.m.
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 3 ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES - 1:30 p.m. or upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

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2728April 28, 2014
Monday, April 28, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Floor Session, 12 noon
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • APPROPRIATIONS - 10 a.m.
  • BUSINESS, PROFESSIONS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - 10 a.m. and upon adjournment of session
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

29April 29, 2014
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check–in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • ENERGY, UTILITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS - 9:30 a.m.
  • NATURAL RESOURCES AND WATER - 9:30 a.m.
  • PUBLIC SAFETY - 9:30 a.m.
  • TRANSPORTATION AND HOUSING - 1:30 p.m.
  • BUDGET AND FISCAL REVIEW SUBCOMMITTEE NO. 1 ON EDUCATION - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

30April 30, 2014
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
SENATE FLOOR SESSION
  • Regular Session: Check–in Session
COMMITTEE HEARINGS
  • EDUCATION - 9 a.m.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY - 9:30 a.m.
  • BANKING AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - 1:30 p.m.
  • HEALTH - 1:30 p.m.
LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES

    No legislative deadlines.

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