Press Releases

Assemblymember Reyes’ Legislation to Assist Victims of Harassment Passes First Committee

Sacramento –Yesterday, the Assembly Labor and Employment Committee voted to pass AB 9, The Stop Harassment and Reporting Extension (SHARE) Act on a vote of 5 to 0.  The SHARE Act introduced by Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) and jointly authored by Assemblymember Laura Friedman (D-Glendale) and Assemblymember Marie Waldron (D-Escondido) extends the timeline to bring forward a complaint of workplace harassment from one year to three years.

Assemblymember Reyes to Create California Care Corps

Sacramento – According to the Public Policy Institute of California there are more than 5.5 million Californians who are over 65 years old, a number that is expected to double in the next 12 years.  It is projected that in a little over ten years over one million seniors will require some assistance with self-care.  In an effort to provide California’s growing senior population an independent and caring environment, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) introduced Assembly Bill 568 which establishes the California Care Corps Act that will incentivize high sc

Legislation Introduced to Prevent Dating Violence on College Campuses

Sacramento –Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) introduced AB 381 which requires college campuses to provide orientation and outreach education relating to intimate partner violence.  AB 381 requires that colleges provide sexual assault and dating violence prevention training and resources to students during orientation.

Assemblymember Reyes Author’s Bill to Combat Youth Homelessness

Sacramento –Yesterday, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) introduced Assembly Bill 307 which would establish the Youth Experiencing Homelessness Grant Program to provide grants to non-profits or continuum of care administrative entities to provide services for youth experiencing homelessness.

Second Young Legislators Class under Assemblymember Reyes Graduates, Cements Inland Empire Youth Activism Program

San Bernardino – During Assemblymember Reyes’ first Legislative term, 59 students who reside throughout the 47th Assembly District have completed and graduated from her Young Legislators Program. The program focuses on three main themes: civic engagement, public policy and professional life skills with the end goal of professionally empowering students and showing those with an interest in Civil Service what that career truly looks like.

License Fee Restoration Bill Introduced by Assemblymember Reyes and Local City Officials

Sacramento –Yesterday, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino), accompanied by a group of officials from the city of Fontana, introduced AB 213, a bill that will restore Vehicle Licensing Fee (VLF) revenue to cities that have expanded or incorporated additional areas. Among the local officials to join Assemblymember Reyes were Fontana Mayor Aquanetta Warren and Fontana Chief of Police, Billy Green.

Assemblymember Reyes Legislation to Make Historic Investment in Childcare

Sacramento –Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) Chair of the Assembly Human Services Committee introduced today Assembly Bill 194, a bill that recognizes the benefits of quality early care and education in a child’s life by providing funding and access for childcare services.