Lorena Gonzalez Bill Allowing Students to Recover from Lost Learning Time Approved by Assembly Education Committee

SACRAMENTO – (Wednesday, Mar. 24, 2021) – Today, Assembly Education Committee unanimously approved with a bipartisan 5-0 vote Assembly Bill 104 by State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) to provide families with a menu of options – including opportunities for grade reconsideration, credit recovery, and grade retention – to help K-12 students recover from lost instruction time during the COVID-19 crisis.

Gonzalez’s Bill to Create Clear Standards for Police Use of Projectile Weapons Passes First Legislative Committee

SACRAMENTO – (Tuesday, Mar. 23, 2021) – Today, the Assembly Public Safety Committee passed on a 6 to 2 vote Assembly Bill 48 by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) to create clear, minimum statewide standards on law enforcement officers’ use of projectile weapons and chemical agents during protests and other large crowd gatherings.

New Assemblywoman Gonzalez Bill Protects Children from Abuse in Youth Organizations

SACRAMENTO – (Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021) – Today, California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) introduced new legislation Assembly Bill 506 to require youth-serving nonprofits to establish policies that protect children from abuse in order to receive insurance coverage, including background checks and training.