Welcome to the Committee on Judiciary

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdictions are family law, product liability, tort liability, Civil Code, and Evidence Code (excluding criminal procedure).

The Judiciary Committee is located in the Legislative Office Building, 1020 N Street, Room 104 and the phone number is (916) 319-2334.

Please see information and resources below regarding access to justice during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis:

  • Court users should check with their local courts or court websites for updates on how a court is responding to the crisis.  Here are the links to local court websites.
  • Information about court closures and emergency orders is available on the California Courts website here.

 

Assembly Member Mark Stone

Assembly Member Mark Stone,
Chair of the Judiciary Committee

Assembly Member James Gallagher, Vice Chair

Assembly Member James Gallagher,
Vice Chair of the Judiciary Committee

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Important COVID-19 Information

The Capitol will be open for attendance of this hearing; however, due to guidance on physical distancing, seating for the hearings will be minimal for the press and public. In-person attendance is not recommended.  All are encouraged to watch the hearings from their livestream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.  Written testimony may be submitted before the hearing via the position letter portal. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

At committee bill hearings, two main witnesses will be permitted to testify in support of each bill and two main witnesses may testify in opposition. All additional witnesses may state their name, affiliation, and whether they are in support of, or opposed to, the bill being presented. Witnesses may testify in-person in the hearing room (masks are required) or by telephone. 

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Contact Information

Assembly Judiciary Committee
1020 N Street, Room 104
Sacramento, CA 95814
916.319.2334 phone
916.319.2188 fax
Members & Staff
 

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