Monday, August 15, 2011

Important Public Hearing This Week

The Assembly Committee on Judiciary and Ethics will be holding a Public Hearing this Thursday, August 18th at 11:00am in room 417 North in the State Capitol. Members of the public are invited to speak out on:
Assembly Joint Resolution 26  – relating to deleting from the constitution the offices of secretary of state and treasurer (first consideration); and
Assembly Bill 153  – which fines legislators $500 per day for absence without leave from a legislative session.

In addition to these two items, this Committee will also vote on Assembly Bill 69   relating to the privilege of self-defense.

You may contact member of the committee here .  To share your views with your Assemblyman you may call the Legislative Hotline at 1-800-362-9472.