as amended, Cannella.
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Existing law requires the Secretary of Food and Agriculture to take various actions with respect to agricultural marketing advisory and promotional councils and commissions, including the California Seafood Council.end delete
This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to those provisions relating to the California Seafood Council.end delete
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The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
(a) Every person who, with intent to place another
4person in reasonable fear for his or her safety, or the safety of the
5other person’s immediate family, by means of an electronic
6communication device, and without consent of the other person,
7and for the purpose of imminently causing that other person
8unwanted physical contact, injury, or harassment, by a third party,
9electronically distributes, publishes, e-mails, hyperlinks, or makes
10available for downloading, personal identifying information,
11including, but not limited to, a digital image of another person, or
12an electronic message of a harassing nature about another person,
13which would be likely to incite or produce that unlawful action,
14is guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in a county
15jail, by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars ($1,000), or
16by both that fine and imprisonment.
5(b) For purposes of this section, “electronic communication
6device” includes, but is not limited to, telephones, cell phones,
7computers, Internet Web pages or sites, Internet phones, hybrid
8cellular/Internet/wireless devices, personal digital assistants
9(PDAs), video recorders, fax machines, or pagers. “Electronic
10communication” has the same meaning as the term is defined in
11Section 2510(12) of Title 18 of the United States Code.
12(c) For purposes of this section, the following terms apply:
13(1) “Harassment” means a knowing and willful course of
14conduct directed at a specific person that a reasonable person would
15consider as seriously alarming, seriously annoying, seriously
16tormenting, or seriously terrorizing the person and that serves no
18(2) “Of a harassing nature” means of a nature that a reasonable
19person would consider as seriously alarming, seriously annoying,
20seriously tormenting, or seriously terrorizing of the person and
21that serves no legitimate purpose.
Section 78581 of the Food and Agricultural Code
39 is amended to read:
(a) If the secretary finds that a favorable vote has been
2given, the secretary shall certify and give notice of the favorable
3vote to all receivers whose names and addresses are on file with
5(b) If the secretary finds that a favorable vote has not been given,
6the secretary shall so certify and declare this chapter inoperative.
7The secretary shall also notify the appropriate policy committees
8in both the Assembly and Senate that the chapter is inoperative.