Amended in Assembly March 17, 2016

California Legislature—2015–16 Regular Session

Assembly BillNo. 2830


Introduced by Assembly Member Salas

February 19, 2016


begin deleteAn act to amend Section 5850 of the Government Code, relating to bonds. end deletebegin insertAn act to amend Section 3301 of the Government Code, relating to public safety officers.end insert

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST

AB 2830, as amended, Salas. begin deletePublic bodies: bonds. end deletebegin insertPublic Safety Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act: additional officers subject to act. end insert

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(1) The Public Safety Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act designates the specific types of public safety officers who are subject to the application of the act.

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This bill would include correctional officers who are employed by a city, county, or city and county in facilities with specific types of inmates, that include, among others, parole violators and wards in the custody of the Director of the Youth and Adult Correctional Agency or Division of Juvenile Justice within the application of the act, thereby creating a state-mandated local program by imposing new duties on local agencies to follow the requirements of the act with respect to these persons.

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(2) The California Constitution requires the state to reimburse local agencies and school districts for certain costs mandated by the state. Statutory provisions establish procedures for making that reimbursement.

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This bill would provide that, if the Commission on State Mandates determines that the bill contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement for those costs shall be made pursuant to these statutory provisions.

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Existing law requires the interest on bonds of a public body to be payable at the times established in the resolution, indenture, agreement, or other instrument providing for the issuance of bonds, and authorizes the governing body of a public body to authorize the issuance of bonds pursuant to a resolution, indenture, agreement, or other instrument providing for the issuance of bonds. Existing law defines the terms “bonds,” “public body,” and “governing body” for purposes of these provisions.

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This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to those definitions.

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Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: begin deleteno end deletebegin insertyesend insert. State-mandated local program: begin deleteno end deletebegin insertyesend insert.

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:

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begin insertSECTION 1.end insert  

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begin insertSection 3301 of the end insertbegin insertGovernment Codeend insertbegin insert is amended
2to read:end insert

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3301.  

begin insert(a)end insertbegin insertend insert For purposes of this chapter, the term public safety
4officer means all peace officers specified in Sections 830.1, 830.2,
5830.3, 830.31, 830.32, 830.33, except subdivision (e), 830.34,
6830.35, except subdivision (c), 830.36, 830.37, 830.38, 830.4,
7begin insert 830.5,end insert andbegin delete 830.5end deletebegin insert 830.55end insert of the Penal Code.

8begin insert (b)end insertbegin insertend insert The Legislature hereby finds and declares that the rights
9and protections provided to peace officers under this chapter
10constitute a matter of statewide concern. The Legislature further
11finds and declares that effective law enforcement depends upon
12the maintenance of stable employer-employee relations, between
13public safety employees and their employers. In order to assure
14that stable relations are continued throughout the state and to
15further assure that effective services are provided to all people of
16the state, it is necessary that this chapter be applicable to all public
17safety officers, as defined in this section, wherever situated within
18the State of California.

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If the Commission on State Mandates determines that
20this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to
21local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made
22pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division
234 of Title 2 of the Government Code.

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SECTION 1.  

Section 5850 of the Government Code is amended
2to read:

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5850.  

For purposes of this chapter, the following definitions
4shall apply:

5(a) “Bonds” means any bonds, notes, certificates of indebtedness
6or other evidences of indebtedness issued after January 1, 1989,
7by a public body that is authorized to issue bonds, notes, certificates
8of indebtedness or other evidence of indebtedness.

9(b) “Public body” means the county, city, city and county, public
10district, public authority, public corporation, nonprofit corporation
11or other statutorily constituted public entity that is authorized to
12issue bonds.

13(c) “Governing body” means the governing board, commission,
14city council, board of supervisors, board of directors or similar
15multimember body that exercises authority over a public body.

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