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Assembly Bills

AB 9 - (Gatto) Internet Poker Consumer Protection Act of 2015
Analysis - Introduced 12/01/14
AB 12 - (Cooley, et al.) State Agency Regulations/Agencies Review & Report to Governor & Legislature/Regulatory Reform
Analysis - Introduced 12/01/14
Analysis - Amended 04/22/15
Analysis - Revised 04/22/15
AB 17 - (Bonilla, et al.) Contributions to Qualified Tuition Program Account Credit
Analysis - Introduced 12/01/14
Analysis - Amended 04/21/15
Analysis - Amended 05/07/15
Analysis - Amended 05/21/15
AB 35 - (Chiu & Atkins) Low Income Housing Credit
Analysis - Introduced 12/01/14
Analysis - Amended 03/02/15, 04/06/15 & 04/16/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 43 - (Stone, et al.) Refundable Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
Analysis - Amended 02/04/15 & 02/12/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15 & 06/01/15
AB 54 - (Olsen, et al.) Disability Access
Analysis - Amended 03/16/15 & 04/22/15
Analysis - Amended 01/04/16

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AB 99 - (Perea & Cannella) Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief
Analysis - Introduced 01/08/15 & Amended 02/18/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 151 - (Rodriguez) Apprentice Training Credit
Analysis - Introduced 01/15/15
Analysis - Amended 04/21/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
AB 154 - (Ting) Conformity Act of 2015 & Corporation Penalty Relief
Analysis - Introduced 01/16/15 & Amended 03/26/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
Analysis - Amended 05/28/15
Analysis - Amended 06/30/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 160 - (Dababneh) Criminal Profiteering
Analysis - Introduced 01/21/15
Analysis - Amended 03/16/15, 03/19/15 & 04/09/15
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
AB 167 - (Jones-Sawyer) Internet Poker Consumer Protection Act of 2015
Analysis - Introduced 01/22/15
AB 185 - (E. Garcia & Medina) California New Markets Tax Credit
Analysis - Introduced 01/26/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15

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AB 209 - (Patterson, et al.) Qualified Tuition Program Deduction/529 College Savings Plans
Analysis - Introduced 02/02/15
AB 259 - (Dababneh) State Agencies Notify CA Residents of Any Breach of Security Promptly and if the Source of Compromise Offer Theft and Mitigation Services At No Costs For 12 Months
Analysis - Introduced 02/09/15
AB 279 - (Dodd) FTB Disclosure Reciprocal Agreement With Counties
Analysis - Introduced 02/11/15
Analysis - Final
AB 321 - (Chavez) Exclusion/Military Servicemember Income
Analysis - Amended 03/12/15
Analysis - Amended 05/11/15
AB 322 - (Waldron) Privacy/Social Security Numbers
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
AB 328 - (Grove) Minimum Franchise or Annual Tax/Exempt New Veteran-Owned Small Businesses
Analysis - Introduced 02/13/15

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AB 337 - (Jones-Sawyer, et al.) Teacher’s Unreimbursed Instructional Materials & Classroom Supplies
Analysis - Introduced 02/13/15
Analysis - Amended 05/21/15
AB 410 - (Obernolte & Lackey) State Agencies Post on Internet Web site any Reports Required or Requested by Law to be Submitted to Budget Committees of the Legislature
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15 & 04/27/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 428 - (Nazarian) Seismic Retrofit of At-Risk Property Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/15
Analysis - Amended 05/12/15
Analysis - Amended 05/21/15
Analysis - Amended 06/17/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 437 - (Atkins & Mullin) Research Expenses Credit/Reduce Excess Carryover Credit/R&D-Small Business Grant Program
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/15 & Amended 04/13/15
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
Analysis - Amended 05/28/15
Analysis - Final
AB 449 - (Irwin, et al.) The California Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act
Analysis - Introduced 02/23/15 & Amended 03/19/15
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
Analysis - Amended 07/01/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 476 - Chang, et al.) Renter Credit/Homeowners’ Property Tax Exemption/Increase Credit & Exemption Amount
Analysis - Introduced 02/23/15 & Amended 03/19/15 & 03/25/15

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AB 485 - (Williams & Allen) Prevention of Animal Homelessness & Cruelty Fund
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
Analysis - Amended 04/22/15
Analysis - Amended 06/19/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 505 - (Melendez) Exclusion/Military Concurrent Retirement And Disability Pay
Analysis - Introduced 02/23/15
Analysis - Amended 05/21/15
AB 515 - (Eggman, et al.) Agriculture Product Donation to Food Bank Credit
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15 & 04/07/15
Analysis - Amended 04/20/15
Analysis - Amended 05/04/15
Analysis - Amended 08/17/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 544 - (Mullin, et al.) Research Credit Simplification
Analysis - Introduced 02/23/15
Analysis - Amended 05/11/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
AB 557 - (Irwin) Nonprofit Corporation Administrative Dissolution or Administrative Surrender/Abatement of Qualified Taxes
Analysis - Introduced 02/23/15
Analysis - Amended 05/28/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 567 - (Gipson) Medical Cannabis Tax Amnesty
Analysis - Amended 09/04/15

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AB 585 - (Melendez) Outdoor Water-Efficiency Improvement Credit/Outdoor Water-Efficiency Act of 2015
Analysis - Introduced 02/24/15 & Amended 03/16/15
Analysis - Amended 07/15/15
AB 603 - (Salas, et al.) Every Drop Counts Tax Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/24/15
Analysis - Amended 05/21/15
AB 612 - (Patterson) Minimum or Annual Franchise Tax/$400 for New Small Business Corporation, Limited Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership, & Limited Liability Company
Analysis - Amended 03/12/15
AB 670 - (Irwin) State Agency Security Assessment
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15 & Amended 04/06/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 688 - (Gomez) Disability Compensation/Paid Family Leave
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
Analysis - Amended 01/04/16
AB 697 - (Chu) Renter’s Credit/ Low-Income Seniors in Specified Counties
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15

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AB 728 - (Hadley) State Agencies Post Audit Findings & Recommendations on Web site Within 5 Days of Report
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15
Analysis - Amended 04/08/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 731 - (Gallagher) Code Maintenance
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15
Analysis - Amended 07/02/15
Analysis - Final
AB 755 - (Ridley-Thomas) Student Loan Interest Deduction/Increase Amount Limit to $4,000
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15
Analysis - Amended 02/14/15
AB 756 - (Chang, et al.) BOE, FTB & EDD May Waive Fines or Penalties Assessed for Violations of Small Businesses
Analysis - Amended 04/13/15
AB 769 - (Jones-Sawyer) State Employment/Adverse Actions Against State Employees Are Not Valid Unless Notice & Investigation is Completed Within One Year After Cause for Discipline Arose Unless Specified
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15
AB 771 - (Atkins) Rehabilitation of Certified Historic Structure Tax Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/25/15
Analysis - Amended 05/12/15

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AB 799 - (Allen, et al.) Exempt Limited Liability Company Holding Companies From Annual Tax and Fee
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
Analysis - Amended 06/19/15
AB 811 - (Salas) State Employment/Adverse Actions Against State Employees Are Not Valid Unless Notice is Served Within One Year After Cause for Discipline Arose
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
AB 814 - (Daly) BOE, EDD & FTB Collaborate IT Efforts to Conduct Feasibility Study on Development of Single Web-Based Portal
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
AB 867 - (Wagner) State Assessments/Tax Agency Includes FTB/Refunds
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
AB 894 - (Patterson & Vidak) Tuition Paid for Education & Training at Vocational Institution Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
AB 924 - (Cooley) State Children’s Trust Fund for the Prevention of Child Abuse
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
Analysis - Amended 04/13/15
Analysis - Amended 04/29/15
Analysis - FINAL

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AB 931 - (Irwin & Brough) Employer Hiring Credit/Qualified Full-Time Employee Veterans
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15 & Amended 04/06/15
Analysis - Amended 05/20/15
Analysis - Amended 07/01/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 961 - (Gallagher) California Competes Tax Credit/Increase Aggregate Credits Allocated to Taxpayers Located in County, City & County or Metropolitan Statistical Area with 10% or Higher Unemployment Rate
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
AB 964 - (Chau) State Agencies Submit Electronic Notification of Breach of Security
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15, 04/23/15, 05/05/15 & 05/13/15
Analysis - Amended 05/28/15
Analysis - FINAL
AB 976 - (Steinorth, et al.) Pet Adoption Costs Deduction
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
Analysis - Amended 04/16/15
Analysis - Amended 05/07/15
AB 1040 - (Ting) Change of Ownership in Real Property Information on Return
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
Analysis - Amended 07/06/15
AB 1041 - (Baker, et al.) Coverdell Education Savings Account Deduction
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15

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AB 1055 - (Baker, et al.) Disability Student Loan Forgiveness Debt Relief
Analysis - Introduced 02/26/15
AB 1139 - (Campos) Lawn Replacement Credit
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
AB 1143 - (Hadley) FTB Voter Registration/FTB Provide Voter Registration Information to Taxpayers with Address Change From Prior Year
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
AB 1161 - (Olsen, et al.) Contribution to California Preschool Investment Fund Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 07/02/15
AB 1199 - (Nazarian) California Motion Picture Credit/75% or Minimum of $100,000 of Qualified Music Expenditures Must Be Paid or Incurred in California
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
AB 1215 - (Ting) California Open Data Act
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15

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AB 1229 - (Campos) Rent Control Credit / Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption Program
Analysis - Amended 04/09/15
AB 1255 - (Thurmond) Apparently Wholesome Food Donation Credit
Analysis - Amended 03/26/15
AB 1275 - (Gray) Exclusion/Military Retirement and Survivor Income
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 05/22/15
AB 1287 - (Chiu) Vehicle Registration/Delete Repeal Date/New Violation Fees
Analysis - Amended 04/22/15
Analysis - Amended 04/29/15
Analysis - Amended 06/18/15
AB 1329 - (Patterson, et al.) Defensible Space for Fuel Management Activities Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
AB 1335 - (Atkins, et al.) Building Home & Jobs Act/Additional $75 Real Estate Transaction Fee
Analysis - Amended 05/05/15
Analysis - Amended 05/14/15
Analysis - Amended 06/03/15

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AB 1371 - (Lackey & Olsen) Education-Related Expenses Deduction
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 04/20/15
AB 1399 - (Baker, et al.) California Domestic Violence Fund
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 01/04/16
Analysis - Amended 01/13/16
Analysis - Amended 02/10/16
AB 1404 - (Grove) Employer Hiring Credit/Employees with Disabilities
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
AB 1437 - (Gray) Internet Fantasy Sports Games Consumer Protection Act/Licensed Operators Shall Facilitate Collection of Personal Income Tax by FTB
Analysis - Amended 09/10/15 & 01/12/16
AB 1450 - (Chang) Penalty for Failure-to-File after Notice and Demand or Failure-to-Furnish Information after Notice and Demand / Change from 25% to up to 10%
Analysis - Introduced 02/27/15
Analysis - Amended 04/13/15
AB 1566 - (Wilk, Patterson, et al.) FTB Shall Include Signed Statement by Executive Officer When Submitting Reports to the Legislature or State Legislative Body/State Agencies
Analysis - Introduced 01/04/16
Analysis - Amended 03/01/16

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AB 1577 - (Eggman, et al.) Agriculture Product Donations to Food Bank Credit
Analysis - Introduced 01/04/16 & Amended 02/03/16
Analysis - Amended 03/09/16
Analysis - Amended 04/27/16
AB 1707 - (Linder, Dababneh, et al.) Public Records/State Agency Response to Denied Requests for Disclosure
Analysis - Introduced 01/25/16
Analysis - Amended 03/28/16
AB 1710 - (Calderon) Near-Zero-Emission or Zero-Emission Vehicle Credit and Deduction/FTB Report to Legislature Annually Regarding Efficacy of the Credit
Analysis - Amended 04/05/16
AB 1736 - (Steinorth, et al.) Homeownership Savings Account/Deduction/Exclusion
Analysis – Introduced 02/01/16 & Amended 03/10/16
Analysis – Amended 04/21/16
AB 1775 - (Obernolte) Partnership and C Corporation Return Due Dates
Analysis - Amended 03/18/16
Analysis - Amended 04/13/16
AB 1789 - (Santiago) School Supplies for Homeless Children Fund/Extend Effective/Repeal Dates
Analysis - Introduced 02/04/16
Analysis - Amended 03/17/16
AB 1791 - (Lopez) Exclusion/Military Retirement and Survivor Income
Analysis - Amended 03/18/16
AB 1801 - (Ting) Change Due Date of Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights Annual Report to Legislature
Analysis - Introduced 02/08/16

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AB 1847 - (Stone, et al.) Refundable Earned Income Tax Credit Notification Requirements
Analysis - Introduced 02/09/16 & Amended 03/08/16
Analysis - Amended 04/07/16
AB 1929 - (Brough) Earned Income Refundable Credit Annual Report/ FTB Include in Report Number of Returns Claiming Credits Reduced or Denied Before Issued
Analysis - Introduced 02/12/16
Analysis - Amended 03/28/16
AB 1944 - (Jones) Exclusion/Medals, Prize Money or Honoraria from Olympic or Paralympic Games
Analysis - Introduced 02/12/16
AB 2040 - (Melendez) Outdoor Water-Efficiency Improvement Credit/Outdoor Water-Efficiency Act of 2016
Analysis - Introduced 02/17/16
Analysis - Amended 04/06/16
AB 2055 - (Gipson) CA Competes Credit/Qualified Sustainable Freight Investments
Analysis - Introduced 02/17/16
Analysis - Amended 04/26/16
AB 2140 - (Hernandez, et al.) Agriculture Product Donations to Food Bank Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/17/16
Analysis - Amended 03/28/16

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AB 2149 - (Bonilla) Medical Marijuana State Payment Collection Law/BOE May Enter Into Collection Agreement With FTB
Analysis - Amended 03/17/16
AB 2234 - (Steinorth) Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief
Analysis - Introduced 02/18/16
AB 2318 - (Low) Modify Definitions and Transfer Responsibility Relating to Campaign Activity of Nonprofits Receiving Public Resources from the FTB to the FFPC
Analysis - Introduced 02/18/16
Analysis - Amended 03/28/16
AB 2371 - (Frazier) Special Olympics Fund
Analysis - Amended 03/18/16
AB 2392 - (Nazarian) Seismic Retrofit of At-Risk Property Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/18/16
AB 2430 - (Gaines) Type 1 Diabetes Research Fundd
Analysis - Amended 03/18/16
Analysis - Amended 04/13/16
Analysis - Amended 04/27/16
AB 2472 - (Linder) Disabled Animal Service Credit
Analysis - Amended 03/18/16

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AB 2490 - (Gatto) FTB Submit Annual Conformity Report to Legislature on or Before January Each Year
Analysis - Amended 03/17/16
AB 2497 - (Wagner) California Senior Citizen Advocacy Fund
Analysis - Amended 03/15/16
AB 2544 - (Allen, et al.) LLCs/Qualified Investment Partnerships File Return as Partnership
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2582 - (Maienschein) Employer Wages Paid to Disabled Employees Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2647 - (Garcia & Medina, et al.) California New Markets Tax Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16 & Amended 03/29/16 & 04/12/16
AB 2673 - (Harper, et al.) Sales Tax Reimbursement or Use Tax Paid for Hydrogen Refueling Station Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
Analysis - Amended 03/28/16
Analysis - Amended 04/26/16
AB 2675 - (Chiu) Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16

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AB 2676 - (Chavez) Child & Dependent Care Expenses Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2692 - (Brough) FTB & BOE Tax Penalty & Fee Waiver Amnesty Program
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2694 - (Lackey, et al.) Renter’s Credit/Increase Credit/FTB Annually Adjust Adjusted Gross Income for Inflation
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16 & Amended 03/28/16 & 04/06/16
AB 2726 - (McCarty) Contributions to Qualified Tuition Program Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2728 - (Atkins) Community Development Financial Institution Deposits Credit/Extend Sunset and Repeal Dates
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2768 - (Thurmond) Prepackaged Food, Unspoiled Fruit & Vegetable Donations of Trade or Business to Exempt Organization Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
AB 2771 - (Irwin) Other State Tax Credit Source Rules
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16
Analysis - Amended 04/11/16
AB 2807 - (Mayes & Lackey) Reduce Minimum Franchise Tax/Extend Exemption for Deployed Military Owned Businesses
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16 & Amended 03/28/16
AB 2817 - (Chiu) Low Income Housing Credit
Analysis - Introduced 02/19/16 & Amended 03/17/16

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Assembly Special Session Bills

ABX1-5 - (Hernandez) Low-Income Housing Credit/Farmworker Housing
Analysis - Introduced 07/16/15
ABX2-4 - (Levine, et al.) Repeal Exclusion for In-Home Supportive Services Supplementary Payments
Analysis - Introduced 07/16/15
ABX2-20 - (Bonta & Levine) Income Exclusion / Qualified Health Service Plan Income
Analysis - Introduced 02/08/16

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Assembly Constitutional Amendments

There are no Assembly Constitutional Amendments posted at this time.

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