Senate BillNo. 1074


Introduced by Senator Hueso

February 16, 2016


An act to amend Section 11340.2 of the Government Code, relating to state government.

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST

SB 1074, as introduced, Hueso. State government.

Existing law, for the purpose of reducing and improving administrative regulations, establishes an Office of Administrative Law to review adopted regulations. Existing law provides that the office is under the direction and control of a director, appointed by the Governor, subject to confirmation by the Senate.

This bill would make nonsubstantive changes to those provisions.

Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no.

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

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SECTION 1.  

Section 11340.2 of the Government Code is
2amended to read:

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11340.2.  

(a) The Office of Administrative Law is hereby
4established in state government in the Government Operations
5Agency. The office shall be under the direction and control of an
6executive officer who shall be known as the director. There shall
7also be a deputy director. The director’s term and the deputy
8director’s term of office shall be coterminous with that of the
9appointing power, except that they shall be subject to
10reappointment.

P2    1(b) The director and deputy director shall have the same
2qualifications as a hearing officer and shall be appointed by the
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