SENATE BILL 1852 (SENATE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY – 2006)
CHAPTER 538, STATUTES OF 2006
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Maintenance of the codes legislation by the Senate Committee on Judiciary was enacted following approval of Senate Bill 1852, which affected numerous sections. (See Exhibit #1c) This bill was introduced by the Senate Committee on April 6, 2006. (See Exhibit #1a)
Senate Bill 1852 was assigned to the Senate Committee on Judiciary and the Assembly Committee on Judiciary where policy issues raised by the bill were considered. (See Exhibits #3 and #7) One amendment was made to Senate Bill 1852. (See Exhibits #1b and #2) Subsequent to legislative approval, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed Senate Bill 1852 on September 28, 2006, and it was recorded by the Secretary of State as Chapter 538 of the Statutes of 2006. (See Exhibits #1c and #2)
The Unfinished Business analysis of Senate Bill 1852 as last amended that was prepared by the Office of Senate Floor Analyses described this bill as follows:
DIGEST: This bill makes numerous technical changes in the California codes that have been recommended by the Legislative Counsel’s Office. The proposed changes would not make any substantive change in the law.
(See Exhibit #9, page 1)