Sunday, October 5, 2008

California GLBT Legislative Results 2008

Here are the results of the 2008 California Legislative session. Local ECCO representatives in bold. Click on chart to enlarge.


AB 2567: HARVEY MILK DAY: OFFICIAL DESIGNATION
Would establish a day of special significance on May 22 to honor late LGBT civil rights leader Harvey Milk.

VETOED BY GOVERNOR SCHWARZENEGGER

ASSEMBLY FLOOR CONCURRENCE — Pass 47-27

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Charles, Calderon, Carter, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Dymally, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Ma, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Price, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Solorio, Swanson, Torrico, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Adams, Anderson, Benoit, Berryhill, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garcia, Garrick, Horton, Houston, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Plescia, Silva, Smyth, Strickland, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Aghazarian, Blakeslee, Sharon, Runner, Soto, Spitzer, Tran


SENATE FLOOR — Pass 22-13

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Corbett, Correa, Ducheny, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Migden, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Padilla, Perata, Romero, Scott, Simitian, Steinberg, Torlakson, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Maldonado, Margett, McClintock, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Ackerman, Machado, Ridley-Thomas, Runner, Vincent


SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE — Pass 6-3

AYES: Scott, Alquist, Padilla, Romero, Simitian, Torlakson

NOES: Wyland, Denham, Maldonado


SENATE GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE — Pass 6-4

AYES: Florez, Negrete McLeod, Padilla, Vincent, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Battin, Denham, Harman, Wyland


ASSEMBLY FLOOR — Pass 45-28

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Charles, Calderon, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Dymally, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Price, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Solorio, Swanson, Torrico, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Aghazarian, Anderson, Benoit, Berryhill, Carter, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garcia, Horton, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Plescia, Sharon, Runner, Silva, Smyth, Spitzer, Strickland, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Adams, Blakeslee, Garrick, Houston, Ma, Soto, Tran


ASSEMBLY EDUCATION COMMITTEE — Pass 7-3

AYES: Mullin, Brownley, Coto, Eng, Hancock, Karnette, Solorio

NOES: Garrick, Huff, Nakanishi


AB 2654: DISCRIMINATION
Would strengthen the state’s nondiscrimination laws to ensure they provide consistent protections for LGBT Californians.

SIGNED BY GOVERNOR SCHWARZENEGGER

SENATE FLOOR — Pass 23-15

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Corbett, Correa, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Machado, Migden, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Padilla, Perata, Ridley-Thomas, Romero, Scott, Simitian, Steinberg, Torlakson, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ackerman, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Maldonado, Margett, McClintock, Runner, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Ducheny, Vincent


SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE — Pass 3-1

AYES: Corbett, Kuehl, Steinberg

NOES: Harman

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Ackerman


ASSEMBLY FLOOR — Pass 48-30

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Charles, Calderon, Carter, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Dymally, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Ma, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Price, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Silva,Solorio, Swanson, Torrico, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Adams, Aghazarian, Anderson, Benoit, Berryhill, Blakeslee, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garcia, Garrick, Horton, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Plescia, Sharon, Runner, Smyth, Spitzer, Strickland, Tran, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Houston, Soto


ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE — Pass 12-5

AYES: Leno, Caballero, Davis, DeSaulnier, Eng, Huffman, Berg, Krekorian, Lieu, Ma, Nava, Solorio

NOES: Walters, Emmerson, La Malfa, Nakanishi, Sharon, Runner


ASSEMBLY JUDICIARY COMMITTEE — Pass 7-3

AYES: Jones, Evans, Feuer, Krekorian, Laird, Levine, Lieber

NOES: Tran, Adams, Keene


AB 3015: FOSTER CARE
Would require social workers to educate foster youth and their caregivers about laws that safeguard LGBT students against harassment and discrimination at school.

SIGNED BY GOVERNOR SCHWARZENEGGER

SENATE FLOOR — Pass 21-15

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Corbett, Correa, Ducheny, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Machado, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Padilla, Perata, Ridley-Thomas, Romero, Scott, Steinberg, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ackerman, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Maldonado, Margett, McClintock, Runner, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Migden, Simitian, Torlakson, Vincent


SENATE HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE — Pass 3-0

AYES: Alquist, Romero, Yee

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Maldonado, Battin


ASSEMBLY FLOOR — Pass 48-29

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Charles, Calderon, Carter, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Dymally, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Ma, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Price, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Solorio, Spitzer, Swanson, Torrico, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Adams, Aghazarian, Anderson, Benoit, Blakeslee, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garcia, Garrick, Horton, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Plescia, Sharon, Silva, Runner, Smyth, Strickland, Tran, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Berryhill, Houston, Soto


ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE — Pass 12-5

AYES: Leno, Caballero, Davis, DeSaulnier, Eng, Huffman, Berg, Krekorian, Lieu, Ma, Nava, Solorio

NOES: Walters, Emmerson, La Malfa, Nakanishi, Sharon, Runner


ASSEMBLY HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE — Pass 4-1

AYES: Beall, Davis, DeSaulnier, Furutani

NOES: Berryhill

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Krekorian, Spitzer


SB 153: PROPERTY TAXATION: CHANGE IN OWNERSHIP: EXCLUSION
Would allow two people, including same-sex couples, who co-own a home together to avoid an unfair property tax increase upon the death of one co-owner.

VETOED BY GOVERNOR SCHWARZENEGGER

SENATE FLOOR — Pass 24-13

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Correa, Ducheny, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Machado, McClintock, Migden, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Padilla, Perata, Ridley-Thomas, Romero, Scott, Simitian, Steinberg, Torlakson, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ackerman, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Maldonado, Margett, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Corbett, Runner, Vincent


ASSEMBLY FLOOR — Pass 47-30

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Charles, Calderon, Carter, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Dymally, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Ma, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Price, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Solorio, Swanson, Torrico, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Adams, Aghazarian, Anderson, Benoit, Berryhill, Blakeslee, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garrick, Horton, Houston, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Plescia, Silva, Smyth, Spitzer, Strickland, Tran, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Garcia, Sharon, Runner, Soto


ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS — Pass 12-4

AYES: Leno, Caballero, Davis, DeSaulnier, Furutani, Huffman, Karnette, Krekorian, Lieu, Ma, Nava, Solorio

NOES: Walters, Emmerson, La Malfa, Nakanishi

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Sharon, Runner


ASSEMBLY REVENUE AND TAX COMMITTEE — Pass 6-3

AYES: Charles, Calderon, Arambula, Eng, Feuer, Hayashi, Ma

NOES: DeVore, Plescia, Jeffries


ASSEMBLY RLS COMMITTEE — Pass 11-0

AYES: Lieu, Blakeslee, Adams, Aghazarian, Benoit, Carter, Davis, Fuentes, Krekorian, Mendoza, Hancock



SB 1729: HEALTH FACILITIES: TRAINING
Would provide education for nursing home professionals to reduce discrimination against LGBT seniors.

SIGNED BY GOVERNOR SCHWARZENEGGER

SENATE FLOOR CONCURRENCE — Pass 21-16

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Corbett, Correa, Ducheny, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Migden, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Perata, Ridley-Thomas, Romero, Scott, Steinberg, Torlakson, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ackerman, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Machado, Maldonado, Margett, McClintock, Runner, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Padilla, Simitian, Vincent


ASSEMBLY FLOOR — Pass 43-28

AYES: Arambula, Beall, Berg, Brownley, Caballero, Carter, Coto, Davis, De La Torre, De Leon, DeSaulnier, Eng, Evans, Feuer, Fuentes, Furutani, Galgiani, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Huffman, Jones, Karnette, Krekorian, Laird, Leno, Levine, Lieber, Lieu, Ma, Mendoza, Mullin, Nava, Nunez, Parra, Portantino, Ruskin, Salas, Saldana, Solorio, Swanson, Wolk, Bass

NOES: Adams, Aghazarian, Anderson, Benoit, Blakeslee, Cook, DeVore, Duvall, Emmerson, Fuller, Gaines, Garrick, Horton, Houston, Huff, Jeffries, Keene, La Malfa, Maze, Nakanishi, Niello, Silva, Smyth, Spitzer, Strickland, Tran, Villines, Walters

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Berryhill, Charles, Calderon, Dymally, Garcia, Plescia, Price, Sharon, Runner, Soto, Torrico


ASSEMBLY APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE — Pass 12-4

AYES: Leno, Caballero, Davis, DeSaulnier, Furutani, Huffman, Karnette, Krekorian, Lieu, Ma, Nava, Solorio

NOES: Walters, Emmerson, La Malfa, Nakanishi


ASSEMBLY HEALTH COMMITTEE — Pass 12-5

AYES: Dymally, Berg, Carter, De La Torre, De Leon, Hancock, Hayashi, Hernandez, Jones, Lieber, Ma, Salas

NOES: Nakanishi, Emmerson, Gaines, Huff, Strickland


SENATE FLOOR — Pass 24-15

AYES: Alquist, Calderon, Cedillo, Corbett, Correa, Ducheny, Florez, Kehoe, Kuehl, Lowenthal, Migden, Negrete McLeod, Oropeza, Padilla, Perata, Ridley-Thomas, Romero, Scott, Simitian, Steinberg, Torlakson, Vincent, Wiggins, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Ackerman, Ashburn, Battin, Cogdill, Cox, Denham, Dutton, Harman, Hollingsworth, Maldonado, Margett, McClintock, Runner, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Machado


SENATE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE — Pass 8-4

AYES: Torlakson, Cedillo, Corbett, Florez, Kuehl, Oropeza, Simitian, Yee

NOES: Cox, Aanestad, Ashburn, Dutton

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Ridley-Thomas, Runner, Wyland


SENATE HEALTH COMMITTEE — Pass 7-3

AYES: Kuehl, Alquist, Cedillo, Negrete McLeod, Ridley-Thomas, Steinberg, Yee

NOES: Aanestad, Cox, Wyland

ABSENT, ABSTAINING, OR NOT VOTING: Maldonado

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