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Standing Committees

Chair, Arts, Entertainment, Sports, & Tourism

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.

Revenue and Taxation

Primary jurisdiction is the Revenue and Taxation Code.

Governmental Organization

Primary jurisdictions include alcohol, Indian gaming, horseracing, gambling, tobacco, public records, open meetings laws, state holidays, outdoor advertising and emergency services/natural disasters (this can be shared with the Housing and Community Development Committee and Local Government Committee).


Primary jurisdictions are insurance (excluding health insurance), workers compensation, and unemployment compensation.

Human Services

Committee Jurisdiction includes child welfare services, foster care, child care, adoption assistance, CalWORKs, CalFresh, developmental disability services, In-home Supportive Services (IHSS), community care licensing, adult protective services, and SSI/SSP.

National Vice Chair, Council of State Governments

The Council of State Governments (CSG) is the nation’s largest nonpartisan organization serving all three branches of state elected and appointed officials. The mission of CSG is to champion excellence in state government. 

Select Committees

Chair, Police Reform

Chair, Ports and Goods Movement

California-Mexico Bi-National Affairs

Distressed Hospitals

Domestic Violence

Los Angeles County Homelessness

Nonprofit Sector

Restorative Justice

Social Determinants of Health

State Parks

Status of Boys and Men of Color

Joint Committees

The Arts