In 2018, AssemblymemberChiu authored the following 14 bills that were signed into law by Governor Brown.
AB 829 | Acknowledgement Letters
AB 829 prohibits state housing funding to jurisdictions that require the specific approval of an individual city council member before a housing development can move forward. This law allows for a more predictable housing approval process and ensures state resources are spent efficiently.
In 2017, Assemblymember David Chiu authored the following 11 bills that were signed into law by Governor Brown.
AB 41 | Fixing The Rape Kit Backlog
The Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act requires local law enforcement agencies to track the handling of sexual assault evidence kits and to provide annual reports to the California Department of Justice. This improved tracking will help inform policy makers and provide victims with information about their case that they deserve to know.