June 09, 2020

SB 350 would protect ratepayers and the state if PG&E fails to reform. The Assembly Utilities and Energy Committee conducted a key hearing on the bill on June 9, 2020. Watch the hearing. For the latest update on SB 350, see its status here and read the bill's text here.


May 13, 2020

Senate Bill 793, the legislation introduced by Senator Jerry Hill to prohibit retail sales of flavored tobacco products, cleared its first major hurdle when the Senate Health Committee voted 8-1 in favor of the bill, sending it to the Senate Appropriations Committee for further review.

March 13, 2020

The 2020 Census is coming and so is your invitation from the U.S. Census Bureau about completing your Census survey. You can do it online or by phone with the unique user code that you’ll find in the invitation being sent to you on a postcard. In meantime, watch Senator Hill's video message about why your participation is essential.

February 18, 2020

State Senator Jerry Hill, author of SB 793 to ban retail sales of flavored tobacco products, participated in a Senate Health Committee hearing in February on "The Rise in Vaping" and the impacts on health. Watch excerpts of his opening statement and Q&As with health experts.