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Legislative Calendar

The California State Legislature has released its tentative legislative calendar for 2020.  Important dates include the following:

  • January 6, 2020 – Legislature reconvenes
  • January 31, 2020 – Last day for each house to pass bills introduced in that house during the first year of the 2019-20 session
  • February 21, 2020 – Last day for new legislation to be introduced
  • May 29, 2020 – Last day to pass bills out of the house of origin
  • June 15, 2020 – Budget bill must be passed by Midnight
  • June 25, 2020 – Last day for a legislative measure to qualify for the November 3 General Election ballot
  • July 2, 2020 – Legislature begins summer recess
  • August 3, 2020 – Legislature reconvenes from summer recess
  • August 31, 2020 – Last day for the legislature to pass bills
  • September 30, 2020 – Last day for the governor to sign or veto bills