Legislative Advocacy Updates

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GCVCC Legislative Update 2020 GCVCC Opposes AB 3216 Provides for unlimited job protected leave for all employees of employers of any size for family and medical leave due to COVID-19. This new mandate is in addition to numerous COVID-19 leave requirements recently enacted at the federal, state and local levels. The bill creates additional burdens […]Read More

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Southern California Counties recently sent a letter to Governor Newsom requesting a meeting to identify strategies for achieving a safe, reasonable, and sustainable reopening of our economy in coordination with the State.  The Counties included Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego and Orange. Full letter link: County Coalition Letter to Gov (003) May 13, 2020 The […]Read More

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The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a special dial-in town hall meeting with Riverside County Supervisor V. Manuel Perez. This event is free to attend. Supervisor Perez will be offering updates on legislation and the county’s efforts in relation to the current COVID-19 emergency. The conference call will be held on […]Read More

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News from the Business Legislative Advocacy Committee The GCVCC supports Assembly Bill 2421 by Assemblymember Quirk. This bill would enable mobile communications providers to more quickly install backup power generators at existing cell sites in preparation for the coming wildfire seasons and possible power shutoffs by electric utilities.  During a wildfire or other public safety […]Read More

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News from the GCVCC Legislative Advocacy Committee The GCVCC opposes SB 850, which would require an employer to provide modification pay to workers when it changes an employee’s schedule passed a certain date, and open the employer to civil action under the Private Attorney Generals Act (PAGA) for noncompliance. While we are supportive to the […]Read More