Committees and Caucuses

Senator Cortese serves on the following Senate committees:

  • Senate Labor, Public Employment and Retirement Committee, Chair
  • Senate Education Committee
  • Senate Housing Committee
  • Senate Transportation Committee
  • Senate Human Services Committee
  • Joint Legislative Audit Committee
  • Joint Legislative Committee on Emergency Management
  • Joint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Joint Committee on Rules


Senator Cortese serves on the following select committees:

  • Senate Select Committee on Mental Health and Addiction
  • Senate Select Committee on Student Success
  • Senate Select Committee on Bay Area Transit
  • Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission


Senator Cortese is member of the following caucuses:

  • Technology and Innovation Caucus
  • Bay Area Caucus
  • Mental Health Caucus
  • Democratic Caucus
  • Outdoor Sporting Caucus
  • California Native American Legislative Caucus
  • Mental Health and Addiction Caucus
  • End Poverty Caucus