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eWeekly Alert & News Archives: March 24th, 2017

RAY MAGNUSSEN WILL BE MISSED

Published on March 24, 2017

A great member of the CBPA family suddenly and unexpectedly passed away this week and we would like to take a moment to recognize what a great man Ray Magnussen was and hope that those of you that knew him will take a minute to remember him. Ray had a  | Read More » |

INDUSTRYWIDE LEGISLATIVE MEETING

Published on March 24, 2017

Yesterday, in a conference room 21 floors above Century City, representatives from all the major commercial, industrial, and retail real estate groups donated a day to slog through and discuss hundreds of bills impacting our industry. The main purpose  | Read More » |

PROTECT CONSTRUCTION JOBS; STOP PROPOSED PREVAILING WAGE MANDATE

Published on March 24, 2017

AB 199 (Chu; D-San Jose), a legislative proposal which poses a huge threat to the entire construction industry by mandating the payment of Prevailing Wages for private residential projects in California, this week passed the Assembly Labor and Employment  | Read More » |

ADA LEGISLATION AT STATE AND FEDERAL LEVELS

Published on March 24, 2017

The Modesto Bee has been doing a good job following and reporting on issues related to ADA lawsuits in the state. Although several bills have addressed and reduced the number of frivolous lawsuits over the past two years, the potential for frivolous  | Read More » |

BILLS BILLS BILLS!

Published on March 24, 2017

As of this point in the 2017 legislative year a collective 2,694 bills have been introduced. The 80 members of the Assembly have introduced 1,804; while the 40 members of the State Senate have introduced 890 bills, for an average of about 22 per each  | Read More » |

BILLS BILLS BILLS – LEAN SUPPORT/SUPPORT!

Published on March 24, 2017

Here a few bills the committee approved a support position. AB 12 (Cooley D) State government: administrative regulations: review. Summary: Would require each state agency to, on or before January 1, 2020, review that agency’s regulations, identify  | Read More » |

BILLS BILLS BILLS – LEAN OPPOSE/OPPOSE!

Published on March 24, 2017

Here a few bills were the committee approved an oppose position. AB 5 (Gonzalez Fletcher D) Employers: Opportunity to Work Act. Summary: Would create the Opportunity to Work Act. The bill would require an employer with 10 or more employees to offer  | Read More » |

2017 CASp EXAM REGISTRATION

Published on March 24, 2017

Registration is now open for the June 2017 Certified Access Specialist (CASp) examination to be held in Sacramento and Riverside on June 28th. Individuals with CASp certification are in high demand by clients seeking to ensure their facilities comply  | Read More » |

NONRESIDENTIAL HVAC STAKEHOLDER MEETING NEXT WEEK

Published on March 24, 2017

The second set of Utility-Sponsored Stakeholder Meetings to discuss the 2019 Title 24, Part 6 nonresidential HVAC topics will be held on March 29, 2017 as online webinars. These meetings are part of the stakeholder outreach process undertaken by the Statewide  | Read More » |