SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, issued the following statement today upon the release of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed 2023-24 budget, which invests heavily in essential services such as public schools and wildfire prevention while committing significant resources to affordable housing production, economic development and public safety.
SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, announced today he has been reappointed by Senate President pro Tem Toni Atkins to the chair of the powerful Senate Governmental Organization committee, which oversees a wide array of important policy, from emergency response to alcoholic beverage laws.
SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced legislation today to help expedite the return of Native American remains and cultural items held in University of California collections by requiring campuses to allocate sufficient resources for repatriation efforts and by mandating reporting to ensure progress.
I’d like to wish you and your loved ones happy holidays and a joyous new year.
We have achieved much over the past 12 months – from enhancing wildfire safety to promoting construction of new housing. Nineteen bills I wrote that were signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom take effect by Jan. 1. There is still more to do, and I look forward to another productive year.