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Equality California
2009 Legislation

LGBT Domestic Violence Programs

Bill Number: AB 1003

LGBT Domestic Violence Programs Expansion Bill expands access for LGBT service providers to a state fund that supports LGBT-specific domestic violence programs across the state and is subsidized by a $23 fee on new domestic partner registrations.



Status: Introduced on February 27, 2009, passed the California State Assembly Public Safety Committee by a 5-2 margin. Passed Assembly by a 48-22 vote. Passed Senate Health Committee by a 7-3 margin. Passed Senate by a 23-15 vote on September 4, 2009 and now heads back to the Assemby for a routine concurrence vote.  Signed into law by Governor Schwarzenegger. AB 1003 will become law on January 1, 2010.

 


 

 

Author: Assemblymember John A. Pérez



 

 


 

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