February 29, 2016

SACRAMENTO – The Legislature’s approval of $300 million to shore up California’s system that provides services for people with developmentally disabilities was praised by Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, a joint author of ABX2-1. But he cautioned more work needs to be done to protect the promise of the Lanterman Act.

Community Dialogue on Workers' Rights

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 4:00pm

Senator Jim Beall hosts a Workers' Rights forum to inform  of legislation that bolsters worker protections and California 's power to crackdown on employers who cheat their workers out of their rightful pay and benefits.State Labor Commissioner Julie Su will join Senator Beall to explain how the new laws affect workers and what they should do if their rights have been violated.