BILL NUMBER: SB 1333 INTRODUCED BILL TEXT INTRODUCED BY Senator Yee FEBRUARY 19, 2010 An act to amend Section 65100 of the Government Code, relating to land use. LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST SB 1333, as introduced, Yee. Land use: local entities. Existing law establishes the Planning and Zoning Law. Existing law provides within each city and county a planning agency with the powers necessary to carry out the purposes of the Planning and Zoning Law, as specified. This bill would make a technical, nonsubstantive change to that provision. Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no. THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: SECTION 1. Section 65100 of the Government Code is amended to read: 65100. There is in each city and county a planning agency with the powers that are necessary to carry out the purposes of this title. The legislative body of each city and county shall by ordinance assign the functions of the planning agency to a planning department, one or more planning commissions, administrative bodies or hearing officers, the legislative body itself, or any combination thereof, as it deems appropriate and necessary. In the absence of an assignment, the legislative body shall carry out all the functions of the planning agency.