Adoption

Adoption in California Legislative Meaning of Adoption Approval or acceptance; usually applied to amendments or resolutions. See more about California legislative definitions (including Adoption). California Adoption Laws Overview of adoption laws in California, including details about the […]

Notice

Notice in California Legislative Meaning of 4-Day File Notice Officially known as Joint Rule 62(a), the requirement that all bills for the first committee of reference be noticed in the Daily File for four days prior to committee hearings where they will be considered. The second or subsequent […]

Business

Business in California Legislative Meaning of Unfinished Business That portion of the Daily File that contains measures awaiting Senate or Assembly concurrence in amendments taken in the other house. Also contains measures vetoed by the Governor for a 60-day period after the veto. The house […]

Governor

Legislative Meaning of Approved by the Governor Signature of the Governor on a bill passed by the Legislature. See more about California legislative definitions (including Governor ). Functions: As the state’s chief executive officer, oversees most state departments and agencies and […]