Senate Oversight and Informational Hearings

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Budget and Fiscal Review (Mitchell)

Governor’s Budget Proposal for 2017-18

HAPPENING NOW Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10 a.m. in Room 4203

The Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review will hold a hearing examining the Governor’s Budget proposal for 2017-18. The Department of Finance will present major aspects of the Governor’s proposal, and the Legislative Analyst’s Office will present its observations regarding the proposed budget and identify areas and issues for the Legislature to consider in its budget deliberations over the next several months.


Environmental Quality (Wieckowski)

An Overview of Air Pollution: California Air Resources Board

Wednesday, January 18 at 9:30 a.m. in Room 3191

This oversight hearing will include testimony from Mary D. Nichols, Chair of the California Air Resources Board (ARB), on the ARB’s programs and regulations that address its responsibilities under the Federal Clean Air Act and the California Clean Air Act. sources.


Health (Hernandez)

The Affordable Care Act in California: What’s at Stake?

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 3 p.m. in Kern County Administrative Center, First Floor, Board Chambers 1115 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA

The Senate Health Committee will hold a hearing in Bakersfield on what health plans, providers, and other stakeholders have done to implement the ACA in California, the benefits health care coverage has had for Californians, and what is at stake should the Republican Congress follow through with its repeal plans. Watch the livestream here: