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SACRAMENTO, CA — Today, the Assembly Public Safety voted on ACA 3: The California Abolition Act. The measure aims to remove slavery and indentured servitude from the California constitution — without exceptions — to be then placed on the ballot for voters. Currently, California is one of only nine states that still permits involuntary servitude as a form of criminal punishment.

SACRAMENTO, CA — Today, the California Legislature unveiled its bold 2021-22 state budget proposal before the constitutional deadline.

SACRAMENTO, CA — Today, legislation authored by Senator Sydney K. Kamlager (D - Los Angeles) aimed at reducing barriers to police accountability, passed off the Senate Floor in a vote of 30 - 7. The legislation now heads to the Governor’s desk for signature.

SACRAMENTO, CA — Last week, three bills authored by Senator Sydney K. Kamlager (D - Los Angeles) were passed out of the house of origin: AB 333: Gang Enhancements; AB 124: Justice for Survivors; and, SB 679: L.A. County Affordable Housing Solutions Agency.