CAI-CLAC Advocacy Update May 2020

CAI-CLAC Advocacy Update May 2020

The Legislature is scheduled to reconvene this month, albeit on different days. The Assembly will return May 4, 2020, and the Senate on May 11, 2020. The Governor is scheduled to release a new budget on May 14, 2020. The Assembly will hold a policy committee hearing...
2020 Legislation Update

2020 Legislation Update

October of last year marked the end of the legislative session in California and Halloween was a fitting backdrop for some of the year’s nightmarish results.  While there was good mixed in with the bad, some of the legislation passed this year could turn out to be the...
The Importance of Homeowner Involvement

The Importance of Homeowner Involvement

Guest Blog by Randy Stokes, CAI-CLAC Channel Islands Liaison About three years ago, I joined our local CAI Channel Islands Chapter and began hearing about the value the California Legislative Action Committee (CAI-CLAC) brings to homeowners associations by...
Governor Newsom Signed SB 323

Governor Newsom Signed SB 323

We are disappointed to announce that late last night, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill 323 (Wieckowski). This means it will be effective on January 1, 2020. We worked hard to defeat SB 323 and I am proud of the work we’ve done. We came very close, especially...
SB 323 E-Mail Nightmare

SB 323 E-Mail Nightmare

It’s Not Just an Election Bill By Nathan R. McGuire, Esq. SB 323 (Wieckowski) currently sits on the Governor’s desk, awaiting his action. If he doesn’t veto SB 323 on or before October 13th, it will become law on January 1, 2020. Given the significant problems with SB...