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Standing Committees

Arts, Entertainment, Sports, and Tourism

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are programs and policies affecting the recording, motion picture and other entertainment industries, tourism and arts programs and museums, professional and amateur sports including the State Athletic Commission and the regulation of athlete agents.


Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are health care, health insurance, Medi-Cal and other public health care programs, mental health licensing of health and health-related professionals, and long-term health care facilities. The Health Committee is located in Room 6005 and the phone number is (916) 319-2097.

Utilities and Energy

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are California Energy Commission; California Independent System Operator; California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC); CPUC oversight and reform; Electric generation: biogas, biomass, coal, geothermal, hydroelectric, natural gas, nuclear, renewables, solar, and wind; Electric grid; Energy efficiency, energy conservation, and demand response; Energy service providers; Natural Gas; Power plant siting; Railroads; Supplier diversity related to CPUC regulated energy, water, and railroad; Utility rates: electric, gas, water, and vessels; Water utilities. The Utilities and Energy Committee is located in Room 5136 and the phone number is (916) 319-2083.

Select Committees

Chair, Select Committee on Los Angeles County Homelessness

Select Committee on the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Select Committee on Asian American and Pacific Islanders Equity, Inclusion, and Representation

Select Committee on Downtown Recovery

Select Committee on Orange County Homelessness and Mental Health Services

Select Committee on Poverty and Economic Inclusion

Select Committee on Racism, Hate, and Xenophobia