SB 1002 Heads to the Governor!


8.26.2014 On Monday, August 25, concurrence was granted in the Senate with a vote of 34-0.  Now that amendments taken in the Assembly have been approved by the Senate, SB 1002 (De Leon) Aligning Opportunities for Health will head to the Governor. Governor Brown has until to September 30 to sign or veto legislation. 

Take Action Today!
SB 1002 needs your support now more than ever! Governor Brown has until Tuesday, September 30 to sign or veto legislation. Because we do not know when exactly the Governor will be considering SB 1002, the sooner you voice your support the better! Tell your coworkers, friends, family, and everyone else you know to take action today. It's easy! You can take one, two or all three of these action steps:  

(1) Send Your Letter of Support to the Governor!
We've developed a sample letter for sB1002 that you can personalize and send to the Governor. Please submit via mail, fax (916.558.3177) and/or email (

SB 1002 Sample Support Letter. DOC

(2) Call the Governor!
Call the Governor's office today at 916.445.2841

(3) Email the Governor!
Complete the email contact form on the Governor's website. link
Indicate your interest in SB 1002 by selecting thr bill in the subject drop down menu.