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California Legislation

The grid below provides information on CPEHN's priority bills for the 2014 legislative session.

Questions? Please email Sarah de Guia at sdeguia@cpehn.org.

Last Update: Monday, October 27, 2014 - 16:56
CPEHN Sponsored Legislation
Bill Number/Author Sponsor Description CPEHN Position Status Letter of Support
AB 505 (Nazarian) CPEHN Medi-Cal Language Access: Codifies current language access requirements on Medi-Cal managed care health plans. More info Support Signed into Law!
SB 204 (Corbett) CPEHN Surveying the Use of Standard Prescription Medication Instructions: Requires the Board of Pharmacy to conduct a survey of the use of standardized medication instructions. More info Support Vetoed by Governor
CPEHN Co-Sponsored Legislation
Bill Number/Author Sponsor Description CPEHN Position Status Letter of Support
AB 2102 (Ting) CPEHN, Latino Coalition for a Healthy California Data for a Culturally Appropriate Healthcare Workforce: Requires the collection of demographic data on certain health professions, including nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and vocational nurses. More info Support Signed into Law!
SB 912 (Mitchell) American Heart Association, California Center for Public Health Advocacy, CPEHN Promoting A Healthy State Vending Policy: Eliminates the sunset in current law, set to expire next year,which requires 35% of foods and beverages sold in vending machines in state buildings to meet minimum nutritional standards. More info Support Signed into Law!
Access to Health Care
Bill Number/Author Sponsor Description CPEHN Position Status Letter of Support
SB 1005 (Lara) Health For All: Expands state-only Medi-Cal and creates a program in the California Health Benefit Exchange to provide coverage for undocumented immigrants. More info Support Senate Appropriations
Access to Healthy Foods
Bill Number/Author Sponsor Description CPEHN Position Status Letter of Support
SB 1000 (Monning) California Black Health Network, California Center for Public Health Advocacy, California Medical Association, Latino Coalition for a Healthy California Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Safety Warning Act: Prohibits the sale and distribution of sugar-sweetened beverages unless it contains a safety warning. More info Support Assembly Health