Calif. Lawmakers To Take On Minimum Wage, CEQA Bills

Law360, San Diego (August 5, 2013, 10:06 PM EDT) -- California lawmakers returning from their summer recess this month are slated to consider a host of significant new measures, including proposals to increase the minimum wage statewide, overhaul the state’s landmark environmental review law and require greater disclosure of health insurance rate hikes, experts say.

State assemblymembers went back to work Monday, while state senators are set to return to the Capitol on Aug. 12, and a flurry of notable employment, environmental, insurance and privacy measures are waiting in line for committee hearings and floor votes...
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