Legislative Tracker

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The grid below provides information on CPEHN’s priority bills for the 2021-2022 legislative session.

Updated: 11/9/21

CPEHN Co-Sponsored Legislation

Bill Number/AuthorSponsorDescriptionCPEHN PositionStatus
AB 1236 (Ting)SF Jewish Vocational Services, CPEHNImproving Healthcare Workforce Diversity: AB 1236 will continue efforts to expand healthcare accessibility for California’s increasingly diverse population by ensuring we collect data for health professions regulated by the Department of Consumer Affairs.

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Sponsor/ Support06/01/21 —
Ordered to inactive file at the request of Assembly Member Ting
AB 326 (L. Rivas)CPEHN, WCLP, HAEliminating the Sunset in DMHC’s Consumer Participation Program: AB 326 would permanently establish the Consumer Participation Program within the Department of Managed Health Care given the proven track record of its success.

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Support/
Support
10/9/2021 — Approved by Governor; Chaptered by Secretary of State – Chapter 741, Statutes of 2021.
SB 644 (Leyva)CPEHN, WCLP, HAConnecting Consumers to Coverage: Senate Bill 644 will allow EDD to share information with Covered California for the purpose of outreach on health coverage options.

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Sponsor
10/8/2021 —
Re-referred to Com. on RLS. pursuant to Assembly Rule 96.
AB 686 (Arambula)CPEHN, CBHDA, CCBHACalifornia Community-Based Behavioral Health Outcomes and Accountability Review: AB 686 would establish a clear process for stakeholders, including underserved communities like BIPOC and LGBTQ+ individuals, to develop an updated methodology that can measure, improve, and evaluate behavioral health equity in the county behavioral health safety net.

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2/25/21–
Referred to Committee on Health

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