Committees

Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are programs and policies affecting the recording, motion picture and other entertainment industries, tourism and arts programs and museums, professional and amateur sports including the State Athletic Commission and the regulation of athlete agents, and Internet media.

Budget

Committee Jurisdiction: The Budget Committee’s jurisdiction is the Budget.

Budget Subcommittee No. 4 on State Administration

Business and Professions

Committee Jurisdiction:

  • "Sunrise," the creation of new regulatory entities within the Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA)
  • "Sunset," the oversight and elimination of regulatory entities within the DCA
  • Health care professional licensing
  • Veterinarian licensing
  • Occupational licensing
  • Vocational education
  • The Department of General Services (building standards)
  • Product labeling (except agricultural and medical product labeling)

Housing and Community Development, Chair

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are building standards, common interest developments, eminent domain, farm worker housing, homeless programs, housing discrimination, housing finance (including redevelopment), housing, natural disaster assistance and preparedness, land use planning, mobile homes/manufactured housing, redevelopment: housing, and rent control.

Judiciary

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are family law, product liability, tort liability, Civil Code, and Evidence Code (excluding criminal procedure).