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Assembly Bill 1133 (Papan 1975)

Chapter 972, Statutes of 1975, AB 1133

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As enacted in 1975, Assembly Bill 1133 added Business and Professions Code sections 20870, et seq., and amended Revenue and Taxation Code section 7355, relating to fuel.  (See Exhibit #1h)  Assembly member Louis J. Papan introduced this bill on March 12, 1975 at the request of the California Service Station Council.  (See Exhibits #1a and #5)


Assembly Bill 1133 was assigned to the Assembly Committee on Energy and Diminishing Materials and the Senate Committee on Business and Professions where policy issues raised by the bill were considered.  (See Exhibits #3 and #5)                                        The fiscal ramification of the bill was considered by the Assembly Committee on Ways and Means and the Senate Committee on Revenue and Taxation.  (See Exhibits #2 and #4)  Six amendments were made to Assembly Bill 1133.  (See Exhibits #1b through #1g and #2)  Subsequent to legislative approval, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr., signed the bill on September 22, 1975, and it was recorded by the Secretary of State on September 23, 1975 as Chapter 972 of the Statutes of 1975.  (See Exhibits #1h and #2)


The Third Reading analysis of Assembly Bill 1133 as last amended that was prepared by the Senate Republican Caucus summarized the provisions of the bill, stating:


Makes it unlawful to sell 5,000 gallons or more of gasoline in a single delivery, if the delivery is made to a single location, unless the seller offers to make the sale on the basis of gallonage corrected to 60 degrees Fahrenheit for all such delivers to the purchaser over a period of twelve consecutive months.

(See Exhibit #9)