Press Releases

April 17, 2013

(MONTEREY, CA) –Senator Bill Monning (D- Carmel) and Assemblymember Mark Stone (D - Santa Cruz) will host a reception on Friday, April 26, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in their Monterey District Offices located at 99 Pacific Street, Suites 555D and 575F. 

February 19, 2013

(SACRAMENTO, CA) --Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian (R-San Luis Obispo) have introduced a bi-partisan package of bills that will assist in the prosecution of contractors engaged in the underground economy.

January 15, 2013

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel) announced that applications for the 2013-14 California Senate, Assembly, Executive and Judicial Fellowship programs are available.   

The programs provide college graduates an opportunity to become full-time staff members at the State Capitol in Sacramento for 10 - 11 months beginning in October 2013.  Fellowships are jointly operated by the three branches of state government and the Center for California Studies at California State University, Sacramento (CSUS).

August 29, 2012

(Sacramento, CA) – The California State Legislature passed Assembly Bill (AB) 1453, authored by Assemblymember Bill Monning (D-Carmel), landmark legislation that will establish California's essential health benefit (EHB) standard pursuant to the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

August 27, 2012

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Today, Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill (AB) 2332 authored by Assemblymember Bill Monning (D-Carmel) to provide some relief to Santa Cruz County residents who sustained property damage or loss as a result of the severe March 2011 Storm.

August 27, 2012

(Sacramento, CA) – The California State Legislature passed Assembly Bill (AB) 441, a bill that seeks to create neighborhoods that promote the health of all Californians. Authored by Assemblymember Bill Monning (D-Carmel), AB 441 would include health and equity criteria in the California Transportation Commission's (CTC's) Regional Transportation Plan Guidelines.

July 16, 2012

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – On Friday, July 13, 2012, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill (AB) 1784 authored by Assemblymember Bill Monning (D-Carmel) into law. AB 1784 authorizes the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) to issue permits to educational institutions, governmental agencies, nonprofit organizations, and qualified individuals for mountain lion research.

July 02, 2012

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Bill Monning (D - Carmel) praised the passage of two bills enacting the Homeowner’s Bill of Rights in California.  Earlier today, the State Assembly passed Assembly Bill (AB) 278 and Senate Bill (SB) 900, authored by Assemblymember Eng and Senator Leno, respectively, which would change the non-judicial foreclosure process and provide borrowers with additional loss mitigation options.

June 28, 2012

(SACRAMENTO, CA) - Assemblymember Bill Monning (D - Carmel) reacted to the news today that the U.S. Supreme Court upheld all of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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