Jerry Hill

Gun safety law introduced in Sacramento

It may be illegal for law enforcement to leave unsecured weapons in…

 

Sen. Jerry Hill to propose legislation allocating pipeline explosion fine toward safety measures

Amid concerns that a significant portion of a $1.4 billion fine levied…

 

New mountain lion bill to protect wandering pumas

A year ago, state wardens were to an area just outside of…

 

Jerry Hill's bill to improve safety after fatal limo fire heads to key hearing

Legislation introduced by state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, in response to…

Senator fails to secure extra funding for San Mateo County jail

A bill that would have allowed San Mateo County to retroactively secure…

New Redwood City jail could cost more than projected

A new jail in Redwood City designed to supply more than 500…

Senator Jerry Hill proposes reform of how utility regulator operates

A Peninsula state senator has introduced legislation that would require the California…

Legislature should embrace proposals to reveal political donors

In 2012, a secretive group out of Arizona made the largest anonymous…

New California laws beginning in 2013

With the new year comes the new laws. Here's an outline of…

Lawmaker, group want CPUC chief off vote on research funding

Electricity rates could increase if the California Public Utilities Commission approves a…

Lawmakers Leno and Ammiano re-elected, while Hill heads to Senate

As expected, three state lawmakers from the Bay Area were easily re-elected…

Former Sen. Mitchell criticized as mediator chosen in PG&E San Bruno blast settlement

Politicians and reform groups are denouncing the California Public Utilities Commission’s recent…

Request to delay PG&E hearings blasted

A San Mateo County lawmaker is criticizing a request by utility regulators…

Chaperones to watch minors on party buses

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that will require a chaperone to…

Gov. Brown signs 3 bills tightening pipeline safety

Three bills that will tighten safety restrictions on natural gas pipelines as…

Legislators to vote on party bus bill; proposed rules target underage alcohol use

A bill that would require party buses to verify the age of…

State considering party bus rules

Legislation that would require party bus operators to check identification of those…

Leland Yee targets employment at CPUC

Legislation might put an end to the so-called revolving door of employees…

PG&E profits could be linked to safety

The profits of gas utilities would be directly tied to their safety…

Pacifica, Burlingame districts seek new taxes for schools

Pacifica and Burlingame school districts both have parcel tax measures on November’s…